In This Edition

The Silver Retrospective; Celebrating a Decade of Excellence in African Fashion


As African Fashion International (AFI) takes account of the best moments of the past decade

 

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IN CONVERSATION

IN CONVERSATION

While designers busy themselves with their Autumn / Winter collections for MBFWCT 2017, The Insider pays a visit to the home of emerging designer, Orapeleng Modutle.

 

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IN CONVERSATION

Katherine-Mary Pichulik shares her advice for young creatives that want to build a brand with an international presence: The best business creates a space for people to actualize their greatness.

 

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IN CONVERSATION

If you can get past being entranced by the beautiful silver hair, piercing eyes and porcelain skin, you’ll find a determined entrepreneur with an enviable career in the fashion industry.

 

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IN CONVERSATION

Tucked in the mountains of Stellenbosch is an elegant space where people gather and treat themselves to fine food and fashion. This place is Salon 58, founded by former Elle editor Jackie Burger.

 

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LATEST POST

AFI Privé Finally

Launches its Debut

Collection at MBFWJ ‘17

It’s been a long time coming for AFI Privé,

a brand that has taken much planning and

patience to finally become a reality.

 

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Lifestyle: Silver Party Vibes!

AFI celebrated its 10-year anniversary silver party in Camps Bay. Well-wishing celebrities, bloggers, designers and even fashion bigwigs turned out in full force at this glittering affair.

 

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Lifestyle: Thebe Magugu’s Designs

Thebe Magugu has been nominated for Design Indaba’s annual competition. Not for his ready-to-wear collections, on which he has built his reputation, rather, this time around, a particular chair is getting the limelight.

 

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FASHION WEEK

DESIGNER BOUTIQUE: SEXY SOCKS

Whoever said having a conscience wasn’t sexy couldn’t be younger.

 

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FASHION WEEK

DESIGNER BOUTIQUE: MOVEPRETTY

When an Olympian and a Fashion Designer join forces, a unique brand is born. As athleisure has proved to be more than just a passing fad, Movepretty has carved out a niche in its own activewear category.

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FASHION WEEK

DESIGNER BOUTIQUE: TEMPLE OF REASON

It always feels like summer at Temple of Reason with its vivid and cheerful range of men’s swim shorts and beach bats.

 

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VIDEOS

FASHION WEEK

What is African fashion? Culture? Heritage? Diversity? Future? Show the world you’re #RootedInStyle

FASHION WEEK

An insight on the designers that will be part of the AFI Xperience for #MBFWJ17

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