In Conversation

Posted by | May 8, 2018
How to protect your IP as a fashion designer

Fashion designers and other creatives find themselves in the position where their work is compromised and used by other parties without their consent because of the lack of knowledge when...

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Posted by | April 18, 2018
Business of Fashion Unpacked by Alex Harris

The AFI Masterclass series which took place during the AFI Cape Town Fashion Week unpacked the business of fashion and how designers should position themselves in the market. Unpacking the...

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Posted by | April 5, 2018
SA bids farewell to Mam’ Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

Struggle stalwart, Winnie Madikizela-Mandela passed away on Monday in Johannesburg at age 81. Confirming the news, family spokesman‚ Victor Dlamini‚ said in a statement: “She died after a long illness‚...

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Posted by | January 24, 2018
In Conversation: Tiffany Lekuku

The radiant blogger behind As Told By Tiffany, Tiffany Lekuku, is part of a new wave of body positive, lifestyle personalities. Her Instagram page is a beautiful and engaging stream of...

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Posted by | September 29, 2017
Dr Precious Moloi-Motsepe Receives Franca Sozzani Award in New York

The African fashion industry is, today, celebrating the recognition of one of its leading figures, African Fashion International (AFI) Founder and CEO Dr Precious Moloi-Motsepe, who has received the Fashion...

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Posted by | September 7, 2017
Trending Africa: navigating the consumer landscape in Africa

Introducing international trends on local soil is certainly not a clear-cut process – it involves understanding where trends come from and how they fit into the unique lifestyles and cultures...

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Posted by | September 7, 2017
In Conversation: Ajuma Nasenyana

Ajuma Nasenyana describes herself as a mother (firstly), entrepreneur, fashion model, and founder of the Adjuma Foundation, and by all accounts she is, artfully balancing each role to greater heights....

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Posted by | August 17, 2017
IN CONVERSATION: PETE VERSTER COHEN

Pete Verster Cohen, this year’s winner of the Mercedes-Benz Bokeh Young Designer Fashion Film Project,  is every bit the creative genius one hopes for in a film director. Pete’s ability to...

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Posted by | August 17, 2017
IN CONVERSATION: JACKIE BURGER

Tucked in the wine-scented mountains of Stellenbosch there is an elegant space where beautiful people gather and treat themselves to fine food and fashion. This place is Salon 58, founded...

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Posted by | August 16, 2017
IN CONVERSATION: ANNA FREEMANTLE-ZEE

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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