With a month of all the big international fashion weeks behind us, it can be hard to interpret what the biggest trends of the season will be, especially when there was just so much going on. We round up the most prominent trends so that you can stay ahead of the game.
Leading up to SA Fashion Week AW16, we chat to designer Pieter Burger and he reflects on then, now and how he gets to wind down.
Affectionately known as ‘Prince of Prints’, Chu Suwannapah is the first SA designer to collaborate with Superga, following the Versaces, Rodartes and Liberty of Londons of this world.
Here's a good deed from Mr P: they’re manufacturing quality products locally which are reviving local mills.
Fashion PR with Jenna McArthur
Fashion PR seems a lot of fun; the fancy parties, the flowing air-kisses and a crowd dressed in their best, what can be better than that? But a lot more goes into PR and best to sober us up to this fashion career path and what it takes to make the cut, is Jenna McArthur.
Suzaan Heyns and Lucilla Booyzen talk Business of Design
The Business of Design seminars host designers of sort to exchange ideas on how to lubricate the wheels of business while still maintaining impactful designs. Lucilla Booyzen spoke to Suzaan Heyns about her business and the pinnacle points in her career.
BY Keabetswe MorakaWhere to study fashion in SA
Looking for a suitable educational institute can be an arduous exercise. Since its application season, here are schools with various fashion courses, just to ease the process.
BY Londiwe MbheleHow Ethekwini Municipality is Investing in the Fashion Industry
A generous cash injection, skills development and events are set around growing and sustaining the clothing and textile industry in Durban, and it is the works of its local government.
BY Keabetswe MorakaKitchener's Vintage Market: An Alternative Shopping Avenue
With an uprising of street fashion, one cannot be surprised that shopping on the sidewalk would become the future norm.
BY Media ReleasesGlobal Sources Latest Fashion Trends Exhibition
In an effort to assist African fashion retailers to source more profitably from experienced suppliers, Global Sources Exhibitions (GSE) will once again host its internationally recognised trade Exhibition in Johannesburg.
BY MEDIA RELEASESDesign School Southern Africa student showcase at 2015 SA Fashion Week Pop Up Store
Design School Southern Africa (DSSA) student, Jasmine Huang, was chosen as one of the top eight finalist at this year`s SA Fashion Week (SAFW) Student Competition.
BY MEDIA RELEASESTFG sets solid foundation for local and global growth
TFG (The Foschini Group) produced solid results for the 2015 financial year, despite a difficult trading environment.