Fashion

Black Coffee Directed by Chloe Coetsee

Black Coffee Directed by Chloe Coetsee

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eBALcZTs6fM[/youtube] This piece is a fashion film directed by Chloe Coetsee of Fringe, a collective of directors hand picked for their diverse talent and skills by production company Bouffant. The film is for SA fashion house Black Coffee‘s installation at the Museum of Arts and Design in New York. It […]

Honest Cotton

Honest Cotton

Came across this work yesterday done by Copywriter Dylan Rohleder and Art Director/photographer Danielle Clough while students at Red and Yellow last year. The campaign is a self-initiated one for clothing company American Apparel. After some research, Dylan and Danielle found American Apparel to be the 2nd most trusted brand […]

SALON/locale

SALON/locale

SALON/ is an Amsterdam based initiative that was first launched in July 2010 in the Netherlands. Following its success, ‘SALON/locale’ launches in Cape Town from the 19th to 26th of February 2011 brought to us by CMK1. The event maintains the theme of previous SALON/ events which aim to showcase […]

I AM MONSTER by Mathew Kieser

Mathew Kieser is the proud owner of a new t-shirt label called I AM MONSTER (IAM) which hails all the way from Durban. Mathew describes his brands unique style as “Surfy/arty with street influences all being mixed up into one.” For a label that was “formed in a Durban basement […]

Origami fashion by Marisha Eygelaar

Origami fashion by Marisha Eygelaar

The fashion industry will always find new heights, and it’s with designers like Marisha Eygelaar, and her end year self-expression clothing range, that this saying will continue to be true.

she + him T-shirt launch

she + him T-shirt launch

Started by fashion designer Margot Molyneux and Andrew Berry – photographer and co-founder of we-are-awesome –  ‘she + him’ is a Cape Town based, basics clothing brand, concentrated on showcasing local, talented illustrators. Their first exhibition of boys’ t-shirts and girls’ vests, featuring illustrations by Jade Klara and Cassandra Leigh […]

Interview: The Assistant

Interview: The Assistant

The Assistant is the new kid on the block when it comes to representative agencies. Based in Cape Town and exclusively representing assistant stylists, The Assistant is a much needed addition to the fashion styling industry. The founder, Faye Dowding, first made her mark representing Cape Tech at the CTFC […]

Illana Welman – Styling and Photography

Illana Welman – Styling and Photography

This is some of the work of Durban born, Cape Town bred stylist and photographer Illana Welman. Having no formal training she is a true example of raw talent. Illana tells us how she got into doing what she does,”I started styling in 2008 thanks to my photographer boyfriend Justin Mcgee and […]

Graduate Series: Maxine Sutton

Graduate Series: Maxine Sutton

Maxine Sutton is a fashion design graduate from Elizabeth Galloway Academy of Fashion Design. This is her Self Expression range photographed by Adriaan Louw. Get in touch with Maxine at sutton.maxine@gmail.com.

The g-mo shoes

One pair of shoes for a month

Emily Pettit-Coetzee is a fashion writer and blogger, she is also always up for a do-good fashion challenge. Last year she wore the same dress every day for a month to raise funds for HIV/Aids. This time she has signed up to wear the same pair of shoes every day […]

Skattie, what are you wearing?

Skattie, what are you wearing?

8 months ago, Cape Town style hunter Malibongwe Tyilo started a blog to showcase all the interesting street fashion out on the town. His blog, Skattie, what are you wearing?, is now being launched in print and is entitled Skattie, what were you wearing?. The launch event is on Saturday […]

Featured Photographer: Sivan Miller

Featured Photographer: Sivan Miller

Sivan Miller is a Cape Town based photographer specialising in fashion/editorial work. When photographing, his main focus is to create a cinematic feel. This is some of the work he has done this year, ranging from personal work to editorials and campaigns, one of which was shot for YDE. Sivan […]

The Fake Sartorialist

The Fake Sartorialist

So you’ve heard of The Sartorialist, right? The blog by Scott Schuman, named one of Time Magazine’s Top 100 Design Influencers, is a collection of his photographs of The Best Dressed on the streets of the world. The Fake Sartorialist on the other hand is something quite different. Eduardo Cachucho […]

MUKUP Creative

MUKUP Creative

MUKUP Creative is a booking agency that represents make-up assistants and junior make-up artists looking for work on stills or film shoots. The agency was started and is run by Cape Town make-up artist, Khandiz Towill. MUKUP aims to provide their make-up artists with guidence, advice, resources and training. All […]