Cape Town Fashion Week just gave us the message that ‘Africa is now’ – See Why

Day 1 at Cape Town Fashion Week left us with a big smiles.

It was different than seasons past. The message was clear: Africa is now.

Collections showed classics paired with modern African designs, prints and fabrics.

Leigh Schubert Favourite thing about here show: this first print on the trousers, and the vibrant colours.

Maxhosa by Laduma Favourite part about his show: Always known for his exquisite knitwear, he has refined it in some way. Making the silhouettes more playful and feminine.

Fashion Revolution – Africa is now Favourite part about this show: The designer of Imprint ZA and fashion guru Chrisna de Bruyn gave us life with this show. This is what modern African design should be. And even though all their designs were modelled by men, I would SO wear all of it.

Leandi Mulder Favourite part about her show: The craftsmanship of her work. The details are so beautiful.

Lalesso Favourite show! Everything, just everything!

KAHINDO Favourite part about the show: Soft pastels and suits! This autumn is definitely time to suit up.

Quiteria & George Favourite part about the show: The opulence. Very Giambattista Valli vibes. Sure to see one of these on Bonang, and soon.

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