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New home for SA fashion at Mall of Africa
New home for SA fashion at Mall of AfricaArticle

Mall of Africa is the new host of SA Fashion Week and has also welcomed the opening of Koop Studio, a new retail hub that showcases the work of local fashion designers. Koop Studio is a collaborative venture between Sandy Rogers and Lucilla Booyzen...

15 Sep 2020

The altered eco-system of South African fashion
The altered eco-system of South African fashionArticle

For years now, South Africa's local fashion industry has been steadily trudging along. Many production and economic challenges face both local brands and designers, but the closest to their bottom line are inexpensive imports.

Samantha Chrysanthou 8 Sep 2020

Nominations now open for Twyg Sustainable Fashion Awards 2020
Nominations now open for Twyg Sustainable Fashion Awards 2020Article

Twyg is calling on fashion designers who implement sustainable and circular approaches, and who foster ethical practices, to enter its second annual Sustainable Fashion Awards...

3 Sep 2020

The Watershed reopens with new 'made in Africa' beauty offering
The Watershed reopens with new 'made in Africa' beauty offeringArticle

The vibrant space is home to 150 tenants who represent over 365 local brands and small businesses, and with an impressive 3.6 million visitors a year...

1 Sep 2020

Second AfricaRise store opens in Gauteng
Second AfricaRise store opens in GautengArticle

Thula Sindi opened the second AfricaRise store in Marshalltown, Johannesburg, earlier this month, providing an additional platform for African designers to sell their high-end fashion, crafts...

21 Aug 2020

Kantar announces South Africa's Top 20 Best Liked Ads for 2019
Kantar announces South Africa's Top 20 Best Liked Ads for 2019Article

Remembering and rebellion topped the qualities of the year's hero ads, with liquid messaging at the very top of the list. Sasol's 'This isn't just any fuel, #ThisIsGlugGlug' by FCB Joburg was not only the top ad of Q2 2019 but also the overall best liked ad for the year...

Issued by Kantar 12 Aug 2020

PnP Clothing's new collaborative partnership celebrates SA design
PnP Clothing's new collaborative partnership celebrates SA designArticle

Pick n Pay Clothing is launching limited ranges of exclusive collections in collaboration with promising young South African designers...

11 Aug 2020

#BizUnity: How Liberty Two Degrees is helping co-create a better tomorrow
#BizUnity: How Liberty Two Degrees is helping co-create a better tomorrowArticle

To help restart the economy and pay it forward, Liberty Two Degrees (L2D) launched its #CreateTomorrow campaign...

Sindy Peters 27 Jul 2020

Insightopedia: Brands collaboration approach, the 'new normal'
Insightopedia: Brands collaboration approach, the 'new normal'Article

How will brands be able to achieve the increased demands for commercial value during this period of diminished marketing budget? There is a solution...

Issued by Openfield 30 Jun 2020

#DI2020: How Sho Madjozi brought traditional Tsonga xibelani into 2020
#DI2020: How Sho Madjozi brought traditional Tsonga xibelani into 2020Article

In a session that explained how she has changed the SA fashion and music game alike, proudly Tsonga performer Sho Madjozi took to the Design indaba stage as the first official speaker of the 25th edition of the conference, with a strong focus on the history and future of xibelani that proved why she's the ultimate inspiration...

Leigh Andrews 26 Feb 2020

TFG Foundation provides food for thought
TFG Foundation provides food for thoughtArticle

Over the last five years, TFG Foundation in partnership with TFG brands invested around R17.2m across various education initiatives, impacting over 500,000 lives...

Issued by TFG (The Foschini Group) 4 Feb 2020

#BizTrends2020: Fashion won't be sustainable until consumers are educated
#BizTrends2020: Fashion won't be sustainable until consumers are educatedArticle

If you're wondering if sustainable fashion really does exist in South Africa, the answer is yes, but only on a small scale...

Emma Longden 15 Jan 2020

#BizTrends2020: More tech, eco initiatives & homegrown championing for SA fashion
#BizTrends2020: More tech, eco initiatives & homegrown championing for SA fashionArticle

Let's take a look at what we can expect from the South African fashion industry in 2020...

Meagan Duckitt 20 Dec 2019

Katekani Moreku: A rising star in sustainable fashion
Katekani Moreku: A rising star in sustainable fashionArticle

Bold, unconventional and rooted in SePulana culture, the work of young South African fashion designer Katekani Moreku has caught the eye of the local fashion community...

Lauren Hartzenberg 13 Dec 2019

Gavin Rajah, Pick n Pay and local designers team up for Cape Town Resort Collection
Gavin Rajah, Pick n Pay and local designers team up for Cape Town Resort CollectionArticle

South African designers recently showed off the inaugural Cape Town Resort Collection at the Norval Foundation's Sculpture Garden on the Steenberg Estate...

29 Nov 2019

#GumtreeReStyle Collection puts pre-loved fashion on the runway
#GumtreeReStyle Collection puts pre-loved fashion on the runwayArticle

Along with fashionistas around the world, South Africans are warming up to the idea of sustainable fashion...

6 Nov 2019

Magents founder Didier de Villiers reflects on the brand's 27 years
Magents founder Didier de Villiers reflects on the brand's 27 yearsArticle

Didier de Villiers founded the Magents clothing brand in 1992, a time when South Africa was undergoing massive change...

29 Oct 2019

UWC partners with WearSA on fashion incubator store
UWC partners with WearSA on fashion incubator storeArticle

UWC has entered into a five-year agreement with WearSA that involves the launch of a retail clothing store at the Community and Health Sciences Faculty building in the Bellville CBD...

14 Oct 2019

Foschini collaborates with local fashion brand Burgundy Fly
Foschini collaborates with local fashion brand Burgundy FlyArticle

Foschini has announced its collaboration with Burgundy Fly, a woman-focused fashion brand based in Gauteng, founded by Nobesuthu and Nhlanhla Ndlovu...

11 Oct 2019

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An insider's take on the SA exhibition industryArticle

There's an exhibition for every niche - from MamaMagic to the Vodacom rAge Expo and HuntEx to SA Fashion Week - in South Africa every year, and for the most part, the exhibition industry is showing no signs of slowing down...

Craig Newman 7 Oct 2019

A walk through the warehouse of a thriving fashion e-tailer
A walk through the warehouse of a thriving fashion e-tailerArticle

When you think about South Africa's most successful online fashion retailers, it may not immediately occur to you that RunwaySale is one of them. The platform boasts over 1 million members...

Lauren Hartzenberg 4 Oct 2019

What to expect from SA Fashion Week Autumn/Winter 2020
What to expect from SA Fashion Week Autumn/Winter 2020Article

The South African Fashion Week Autumn/Winter 2020 Collections and Trade Show will be held at the Protea Court Rooftop of Sandton City in Johannesburg from 23 to 26 October 2019...

4 Oct 2019

#TwygAwards: A celebration of sustainable South African fashion
#TwygAwards: A celebration of sustainable South African fashionArticle

Designers and brands creating innovative, sustainable work in South Africa's fashion industry were honoured at the inaugural Twyg Awards, held in Cape Town on Thursday...

20 Sep 2019

Sitting Pretty sets up shop in Gardens Centre
Sitting Pretty sets up shop in Gardens CentreArticle

South African ethical fashion brand, Sitting Pretty, has opened a temporary stand-alone store in Gardens Shopping Centre in Cape Town...

5 Sep 2019

SA designer Thebe Magugu first African to win LVMH Prize
SA designer Thebe Magugu first African to win LVMH PrizeArticle

South African talent Thebe Magugu, 26, is the winner of the 2019 LVMH Prize for Young Fashion Designers. Magugu is the first designer from Africa to scoop the coveted award...

5 Sep 2019

Handcrafted handbags with heart from WeAllShareRoots
Handcrafted handbags with heart from WeAllShareRootsArticle

South African handbag brand WeAllShareRoots was created with sustainable development and poverty alleviation in mind...

Lauren Hartzenberg 28 Aug 2019

The past, present and future of design excellence in South Africa
The past, present and future of design excellence in South AfricaArticle

The Future Excellence Design Institute South Africa (Fedisa) is the top private fashion school in South Africa. Meagan Duckitt chats to founder and CEO, Allen Leroux, regarding the courses offered, the advantages of studying at Fedisa as well as its exciting future endeavours...

Meagan Duckitt 19 Aug 2019

H&M's first African designer collaboration hits stores this August
H&M's first African designer collaboration hits stores this AugustArticle

The collaboration between H&M and South African label Mantsho will be available from 15 August 2019...

7 Aug 2019

Twyg Awards to spotlight conscious Southern African fashion brands
Twyg Awards to spotlight conscious Southern African fashion brandsArticle

Nominations are open for the inaugural Twyg Sustainable Fashion Awards, which recognise Southern African designers who have implemented a sustainable design approach...

10 Jul 2019

H&M to launch collab with SA fashion label Mantsho
H&M to launch collab with SA fashion label MantshoArticle

H&M has announced its first African collaboration with South African designer Palesa Mokubung and her fashion label, Mantsho. The collection will be made available from 15 August this year...

16 Apr 2019

SA Fashion Week 2019: HospiceWits Night with the Stars
SA Fashion Week 2019: HospiceWits Night with the StarsGallery

The 2019 HospiceWits Night with the Stars closed SA Fashion Week at Sandton City in Johannesburg on 7 April 2019.

8 Apr 2019

Creative academy Sum of 21 reaps rich rewards, gets nod of approval all-round
Creative academy Sum of 21 reaps rich rewards, gets nod of approval all-roundArticle

Three years ago, the creative incubator for learner and intern candidates, Sum of 21 Academy, came into being to empower talented and ambitious creative youngsters...

Issued by Etiket 4 Apr 2019

HospiceWits Night with the Stars to close SA Fashion Week
HospiceWits Night with the Stars to close SA Fashion WeekArticle

The 2019 HospiceWits Night with the Stars will close off SA Fashion Week at Sandton City in Johannesburg on 7 April 2019...

2 Apr 2019

Makeup maestro Sir John launches SA collection with WBeauty
Makeup maestro Sir John launches SA collection with WBeautyArticle

International makeup artist to the stars, Sir John, has collaborated with WBeauty to launch a limited edition cosmetics line, titled Volume 1, in South Africa.

27 Feb 2019

Fitgymwear teams up with Candibod for activewear range
Fitgymwear teams up with Candibod for activewear rangeArticle

South African activewear retailer Fitgymwear has collaborated with local blogger and influencer, Candice Boddington, to design a limited-edition 'feminine collection'...

5 Feb 2019

Vega students clean up at SA's biggest creative award ceremonies of 2018
Vega students clean up at SA's biggest creative award ceremonies of 2018Article

It's been another proud year for Vega, as the school, its navigators, and students from various fields of study were recognised and awarded at the Loeries, Pendoring, Goldpack, PG Bison 1.618, #YouthTube2018 and PromaxBDA Future Awards...

Issued by Vega School 7 Dec 2018

Coke Threds design collab merges SA fashion with pop culture
Coke Threds design collab merges SA fashion with pop cultureArticle

Coca-Cola has teamed up with four local fashion designers to create a quartet of signature collections influenced by South African experiences and the beverage brand's iconic design elements...

5 Dec 2018

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Does influencer marketing offer a financial return on investment?Article

With the conclusion of both SA Fashion Week and Africa Fashion week, Sinesipho Maninjwa asks if influencer marketing really does offer a financial return on investment...

Sinesipho Maninjwa 3 Dec 2018

Formal shoes may make comeback as sneaker obsession wanes
Formal shoes may make comeback as sneaker obsession wanesArticle

Formal shoes may be poised to make a comeback following a return on global catwalks to glamorous formalwear over streetwear such as sneakers and hoodies, according to trend commentators...

Issued by Leap Communications 14 Nov 2018

SA Fashion Week opening party
SA Fashion Week opening partyGallery

Cruz Vodka opened SA Fashion Week on the 22 October 2018 with at the Marc in Sandton.

24 Oct 2018

2018 SA Fashion Week - StyleBySA Fashion Show
2018 SA Fashion Week - StyleBySA Fashion ShowGallery

The STYLEBYSA SS18 line-up showcased the Woolworths collaboration with leading fashion designers, Thebe Magugu, Rich Mnisi, MmusoMaxwell, Wanda Lephoto and Watermelon Social Club.

24 Oct 2018

Introducing the new Style by SA design cohort
Introducing the new Style by SA design cohortArticle

To celebrate local talent and creativity, Woolworths will once again collaborate with the frontrunners of local fashion as they present their latest Style by SA range...

22 Oct 2018

2018 SAFW Cape Wools SA Designer Challenge winners revealed
2018 SAFW Cape Wools SA Designer Challenge winners revealedArticle

The winners of the second annual SAFW Cape Wools SA Designer Challenge have been announced, with Carina Louw and Natasha Jaume of Erre scooping the prize for ladies wear...

16 Aug 2018

SA fashion brands Donna and The Fix now shoppable online
SA fashion brands Donna and The Fix now shoppable onlineArticle

TFG has launched two new online fashion stores, Donna and The Fix, marking the 16th and 17th online stores for the retail group since it started its e-commerce journey in 2014...

18 Jul 2018

Skip partners with local design talent for Monochrome Pop-up Shop
Skip partners with local design talent for Monochrome Pop-up ShopArticle

Skip has teamed up with three of South Africa's top fashion designers for a monochromatic fashion pop-up in Johannesburg and Cape Town...

13 Jul 2018

Lira, Kwesta to perform at Wear SA's inaugural gala fashion dinner
Lira, Kwesta to perform at Wear SA's inaugural gala fashion dinnerArticle

Wear SA has introduced the inaugural Gala Fashion Dinner as a complement to the Vodacom Durban July. The gala dinner will be held at the Durban Convention Centre in Durban on 6 July 2018.

4 Jul 2018

Local startup takes Veldskoen from SA to the world
Local startup takes Veldskoen from SA to the worldArticle

Cape Town e-commerce startup, Dorp (Digital Online Retail Products), has launched its reimagined version of the classic South African Veldskoen leather walking shoe in the UK and Europe...

22 Jun 2018

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