AFI JFW 2018 / DESIGNERS

THURSDAY

Nao Serati

Nao Serati

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04 OCTOBER 2018 | 18:00

Nao Serati is a contemporary athleisure brand based in Johannesburg, South Africa. Founded by designer Neo Serati Mofammere in 2014, the brand specialises in unisex garments

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 Mahone

Mahone

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04 OCTOBER 2018 | 18:00

Sibusiso Mahone is a collector of style stories and experiences of the Johannesburg streets and a Junkie in search of the curation of fashion elements that explore the contemporary African identity.

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Matte Nolim

Matte Nolim

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04 OCTOBER 2018 | 19:15

Siyethemba Duma was born in Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu Natal and goes by the name Mathew Nolim.

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Haute Baso

Haute Baso

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04 OCTOBER 2018 | 19:15

Haute Baso was founded in 2014 by Candy Basomingera and Linda Mukangoga.

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Khosi Nkosi

Khosi Nkosi

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04 OCTOBER 2018 | 19:15

Established in 2008, Khosi Nkosi is now a multi-award winning ladies clothing brand retailing in YDE made in South Africa for the worldly, strong, modern, nubile bosslady.

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Orapeleng Modutle Style Avenue

Orapeleng Modutle Style Avenue

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04 OCTOBER 2018 | 20:30

Fashion design extraordinaire, Orapeleng Modutle is fast becoming one of the most recognizable names in South Africa.

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Sheria Ngowi

Sheria Ngowi

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04 OCTOBER 2018 | 21:45

Sheria Ngowi is an enthusiastic Tanzanian fashion designer and founder of Sheria Ngowi brand whose work has been acclaimed nationally and internationally.

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Irmgard Mkhabela

Irmgard Mkhabela

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04 OCTOBER 2018 | 21:45

Irmgard Mkhabela holds a Master of Fine Arts in Fashion and Textiles Design from the University of Borås and apprenticed in couture and lingerie in Paris and Lyon, France.

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AntiArch

AntiArch

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04 OCTOBER 2018 | 21:45

Oliver Weiyu Zhang is the founder of AntiArch – a fashion brand based in Shanghai, China.

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FRIDAY

Tshwane University Of Technology

Tshwane University Of Technology

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05 OCTOBER 2018 | 15:30

Tshwane University of Technology’s (TUT) Department of Fashion Design and Technology has crafted an environment where Fashion students are empowered and can advance to their full potential

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AFI Privé

AFI Privé

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05 OCTOBER 2018 | 18:00

Our story begins with one vision which is to develop the next generation of fashion designer and equip them with the necessary skills to make in the competitive world of fashion.

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La Art Neviole Emporium

La Art Neviole Emporium

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05 OCTOBER 2018 | 18:00

La Art Neviole Emporium is the brainchild of Neville Masondo, who studied Fashion Design and Technology at the Tshwane University of Technology

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5-Knot

5-Knot

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05 OCTOBER 2018 | 18:00

Every collection is inspired by their trips through various countries, landscapes, townscapes, cultures, living of people and vintage things which the desginer meet during their trips.

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MaXhosa by Laduma

MaXhosa by Laduma

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05 OCTOBER 2018 | 19:15

Maxhosa by Laduma is a South African knitwear brand founded in 2012 by Laduma Ngxokolo.

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Presidential

Presidential

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05 OCTOBER 2018 | 20:30

Pietro Giannuzzi, Presidential designer showcases the Presidential Gold Collection a representation of South Africans highest craftsmanship.

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CLAN

CLAN

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05 OCTOBER 2018 | 21:30

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Deola Sagoe

Deola Sagoe

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05 OCTOBER 2018 | 21:30

Deola uniquely showcases contemporary fashions utilizing authentic African fabrics of antiquity; bringing together the contemporary and the traditional in a unique and fresh way

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SATURDAY

Beach Cult

Beach Cult

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06 OCTOBER 2018 | 12:30

Joanna Hedley is the UK born, Cape Town raised creative force behind BeachCult, which was launched in 2012

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Gabrielle Swimwear

Gabrielle Swimwear

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06 OCTOBER 2018 | 12:30

Gabrielle Swimwear is a luxe swimwear label that launched in 2012 by fashion designer Gabrielle Kool, based in Cape Town, South Africa

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CAFÉ By David Tlale

CAFÉ By David Tlale

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06 OCTOBER 2018 | 13:30

Junior designers mentored by David Tlale, showcasing their new collections and coming into their own.

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The Botswana Collections'18

The Botswana Collections'18

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06 OCTOBER 2018 | 12:30

Sponsored by the Government of Botswana, witness the finest and freshest Batswana fashion.

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Bulbulia Threads by  Tasleem Bulbulia

Bulbulia Threads by Tasleem Bulbulia

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06 OCTOBER 2018 | 15:45

Tasleem Bulbulia, is an established South African designer, known for her exquisite bespoke pieces and intricate designs drawing inspiration from all aspects of her life.

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Kreyann'

Kreyann'

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06 OCTOBER 2018 | 15:45

Passionate about fashion, upon graduating from high school, Anna Ngann Yonn enrolled at Paris fashion design school – ESMOD – where after three years of studying in the fields of women’s ready-to-wear and haute couture

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Ruff Tung

Ruff Tung

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06 OCTOBER 2018 | 15:45

Ruff Tung has been around since 1999. The original founder was Paul Botha, who was a mentor to both Bridget and Ludwig.

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Kahindo

Kahindo

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06 OCTOBER 2018 | 17:00

An alumni of the Illinois Institute of Art in Chicago, Mateene draws inspiration from Congolese art and culture of her childhood as well as the culture of her adopted country of the United States and extensive travels throughout Europe.

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Tuelo Nguyuza Collectiv

Tuelo Nguyuza Collectiv

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06 OCTOBER 2018 | 17:00

Tuelo Nguyuza, founder of Tuelo Nguyuza Collectiv started his career by studying fashion design at the Tshwane University of Technology in Pretoria.

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Marianne Fassler

Marianne Fassler

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06 OCTOBER 2018 | 18:15

Marianne Fassler has spent over three decades in the fashion business. She operates from Leopard Frock, her creative workshop in Saxonwold, Johannesburg

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Imprint

Imprint

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06 OCTOBER 2018 | 19:15

Mzukisi Mbane was born and raised in Cape Town.  He holds a formal qualification in the form of a Bachelor of Accounting Sciences. A highly driven and passionate entrepreneur, self-taught fashion designer

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Eric Raisina

Eric Raisina

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06 OCTOBER 2018 | 19:15

Eric is one of those designers with the ability to transport you immediately into his own private universe.

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Scalo by Sello Medupe

Scalo by Sello Medupe

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06 OCTOBER 2018 | 19:15

SCALO is a South African fashion brand that represents quality and style since 2009. Founded in Johannesburg by Soweto born Sello Medupe, Scalo works on the basis of passion and creativity fused with the dynamism of a Johannesburg attitude.

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Csquared Men / Women Launch

Csquared Men / Women Launch

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06 OCTOBER 2018 | 21:15

CSquared count some of the country’s foremost celebrities, sportsmen, TV presenters and socialites among their discerning clientele. Bold, stylish, individualistic, chic and tailored.

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Quiteria & George

Quiteria & George

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06 OCTOBER 2018 | 22:15

Quiteria & George was founded by Quiteria Lebohang Kekana and George Malelu, the label Quiteria & George is influenced immensely by the diversity of South African culture.

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SUNDAY

Tsotetsi KL

Tsotetsi KL

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07 OCTOBER 2018 | 12:00

Khothatso Tsotetsi started his career in fashion design right after finishing high school. In pursuit of his passion he then studied fashion at Tshwane University of Technology.

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David Tlale

David Tlale

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07 OCTOBER 2018 | 17:00

David Tlale was born and raised in Vosloorus, a large township located South of Boksburg in the province of Gauteng.

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