Rich Mnisi Unveils New Series Starring Characters in Media and Youth
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Rich Mnisi Unveils New Series Starring Characters in Media and Youth

Image via @RichMnisi Rich Mnisi has released a new series, his second of a three part story of the three themes most prevalent in his eponymous brand. Part 1 was titled Banyana and explored ‘childhood’ through various images shot in the township of Alexandra in Johannessburg. The second part which was released on May 10, themed … Continue reading

The Social Message in Jenevieve Lyons A/W 16 Mac.u.la Collection
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The Social Message in Jenevieve Lyons A/W 16 Mac.u.la Collection

Image via @jenevieve_lyons (Photographed by Harry Freeland) During her recent showcase at SA Menswear Week a/w 16, models walked out in brown freckles and marks on their faces and upper body, not as  a fashion statement but rather to address albinism and challenge beauty norms. This statement continued on muted milk tones on jackets and tops, championing … Continue reading

For These Three Young Designers, The Home Page Is Key
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For These Three Young Designers, The Home Page Is Key

Locally, very few fashion brands take particular interest in their social media and online presence, especially the older more established brands. But for these three talented designers, millennials at heart, maintaining a visually legible presence on platforms like Instagram is part of their marketing and PR process, using the platform to share their inspirations, collections … Continue reading

Gert Johan Coetzee’s Ruffled SS16
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Gert Johan Coetzee’s Ruffled SS16

@gertjohancoetzee #SS16 #safw A post shared by Innocent N (@innoegram) on Apr 5, 2016 at 4:00pm PDT   Fluffy details at Gert Johan Coetzee Spring/Summer 16. Intricate Aztec print details were embroidered on one look while scale-like ruffled details appeared on sleeves and necklines. And it didn’t end there, what looked like a wild fruit … Continue reading