Colour of the season
Fashion Trends: Grey + Yellow | Pantone Colour Combination of the Year

Each year, the fashion and creative world wait patiently for the Pantone powers to dictate the colour that will inform the season’s aesthetic. In years past, the colour authority bestowed the title …

scalo new york fashion week
SCALO’s New York Fashion Week Debut

African fashion designer, Sello Madupe, debuted at New York Fashion Week this week, with Emerge! Fashion Runway Show. No stranger to the international fashion world, SCALO has presented collections at…

Inga Madyibi Boutique online
Colour vs Geometry In Nguni Inspired Fashion From Inga Madyibi

We’re accustomed to seeing the use of geometric shapes, found in Nguni art, from African designer Inga Madyibi, but we may be in for a surprise with his next collection. We’ve been seeing on his I…

Valentine’s Day Reimagined with the Little Red Dress

This Valentine’s Day let’s ditch the classic little black dress (LBD) and embrace the color of love by wearing a little red dress. This symbol of look-at-me fierceness has been seen on the latest …

Maxhosa Becomes a King of Royal Drip
Maxhosa Becomes a King of Royal Drip

Hollywood has crowned Laduma Ngxokolo of Maxhosa Africa as the King of ‘Royal Drip’. This comes after Laduma dressed the lead and award-winning actor Eddie Murphy, for the sequel of the much-loved…

Top Five Looks
Top 5 Looks This Week

What makes the AFI Boutique unique, is that you get the chance to shop the runway. In this week’s top five looks we catch a glimpse of the runways of Scalo Designer, Sello Medupe, and Lesedi Baakwal…

Loxion Kulca dominated the local fashion scene
Loxion Kulca dominated the local fashion scene

The death of Legendary designer of Mzwandile ‘Wandi’ Nzimande sent shock waves across the country. The talented 44-year-old designer and co-founder of popular streetwear and lifestyle brand Lox…

Sello Medupe
Be bold, be sophisticated but most importantly be you this 2021

There is a story and an inspiration behind every collection. And the Scalo collection is no different.Not only is it is inspired by a feeling of happiness taken from pastel colors but it also has a st…

Seditsi Collection 2021
Find Beauty in everything: Seditsi Collection

Moving away from the glitz and glamour of the city, the Seditsi Collection proposes clothing thatdraws out our natural beauty and designs that allow the garment to evolve with the wearer overtime.We …

Imprint: An ode to Inkomo Yabenguni
Imprint: An ode to Inkomo Yabenguni

The Imprint brand has become synonymous with the reinvention and reimagining of Africanheritage in fashion. Designer Mzukisi Mbane’s commitment to telling the story of his ancestorsin a futuristic w…

Urban Zulu
From the humble beginnings, the Urban Zulu brand has gone global; showcasing Pan-African fashion prints with an emphasis on streetwear

https://youtu.be/K6cSsq2Gqvk Head designer of Urban Zulu, Papy says his brand has always been about unity saying “we are one” as Africans. Inspired by the set Covid-19 lockdown restrictions, U…

Make holiday gifting easy with Urban Zulu
Make holiday gifting easy with Urban Zulu

Congolese by birth, the founder of Urban Zulu grew up in an environment where dressing upwas part of everyday life. Whether there was an occasion to show off your best threads or not,in his community …

Plat Africa
Designed for Men of Platinum

We touched base with the Anglo-American Platinum Market Development Specialist Adithi Naidoo, as thecompany celebrated the 21 st year of South Africa’s premier platinum jewellry and manufacturingcom…

It’s a wrap – Reset, Reinvent, Reimagine!

AFI fashion week Joburg 2020 opened on the 12 th November with a robust masterclass discussion onInclusivity and Diversity in the Fashion Industry facilitated by Tumelo Mothotoane and panelist FelipeM…

Anglo American Platinum announces PlatAfrica 2020 winners

Anglo American Platinum announced the winners of the 21stannual PlatAfrica jewellery design and manufacturing competition tonight aspart of African Fashion International (AFI) Fashion WeekJoburg, with…

AFI Fashion Week Sponsors
AFI Fashion Week Joburg – Sponsors

AFI Fashion Week Joburg is proudly sponsored by PlatAfrica, BET AFRICA, LMDA, Vergelegen Wines,Boulevard and Royal Flush Gin.The pandemic has spurred challenges for many local designers. These challen…

New Fashion Week Blue-Posts
AFI Fashion Week – REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!

Ready, steady, let’s go! AFI is gearing up to wow audiences across the world.However, things will be done differently this year due to the global pandemic which hashalted industries, mostly fashion.…

magents
Behind The Label: Magents

We touched base with design duo, Thei and Didier, from the celebrated streetwear label, Magnets. Inthis interview, we chatted with the designers about the business of fashion, the future of their bran…

New Fashion Week Blue-Posts
AFI Fashion Week – Reset! Reimagine! Reinvent!

The COVID-19 pandemic has reduced and halted many sectors, including fashion. In continuing with fashion week this year AFI aims to preserve the financial sustainability and social recognition of all …

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ECO-FASHION BRANDS TO WATCH

Shopping with your conscience has never been this easy! Sustainable fashion, or eco-fashion as it’s referred to in some circles, is an emerging manufacturing process where clothes, shoes, and acc…

three designers who drew inspiration
3 DESIGNERS WHO DRAW INSPIRATION FROM THEIR AFRICAN HERITAGE

Check out these designers who are embracing their cultural heritage and showcasing the power of African design. MAXHOSA Described as the bolder, African version of Missoni, the Maxhosa b…

Siyavuya Dondolo
IMAGE CONSULTANT AND STYLIST, SIYAVUYA DONDOLO SHARES HIS TIPS FOR PUTTING TOGETHER THE PERFECT HERITAGE DAY OUTFIT

Best known for being the stylist behind one of South Africa’s most beloved lifestyle show, Top Billing, Siyavuya’s work can be seen on local and international commercials, as well as on elite exec…

isoken ogiemwonyi
WOMEN IN FASHION: ISOKEN OGIEMWONYI

Best known for her role as the editor-at-large of Nigeria’s top women interest and celebrity news platform, Bella Naija Style. Isoken Ogiemwonyi is a Nigerian, Toronto-based, millennial fashion tast…

Looking good for your zoom meeting
4 KEYS TO LOOKING GOOD ON YOUR NEXT ZOOM CONFERENCE CALL

Have a zoom call meeting scheduled for this week? Take note of our top four tips to looking polished and professional at all virtual occasions. Keep It Tailored On The TopWhen it comes to deciding …