Colour by Nandi Mngoma and Inga Madyibi

  Some of my favourite Summer/Spring looks from MBFWJ that took place 10-13 Aug. This collection covered a range of different looks that caters to different tastes, from the colour palette to the design. Colour by Nandi Mngoma and Inga Madyibi by azima-rsa on Polyvore Continue reading Colour by Nandi Mngoma and Inga Madyibi

Bulbulia Threads by Tasleem Bulbulia

  Some of my favourite Summer/Spring looks from MBFWJ that took place 10-13 Aug ’16. Specifically love this chic twist on a power suit. Bulbulia Threads by Tasleem Bulbulia by azima-rsa on Polyvore Bulbulia Threads by Tasleem Bulbulia gallery.africanfashioninternational.com Bulbulia Threads by Tasleem Bulbulia gallery.africanfashioninternational.com Continue reading Bulbulia Threads by Tasleem Bulbulia

New York Fashion Week S/S 16/17

  Menswear Streetstyle looks of the week that stood out from NYFW S/S 16/17…The top two outfits reminds me of a modern day and much sexier version of Popeye the Sailor Man. Who woudn’t want to be Olive for these modern day Popeyes, right? Then bottom left, I love the incorporation of the African shirt into his outfit; it certainly has a rock-star appeal . … Continue reading New York Fashion Week S/S 16/17

SA Men’s Fashion Week

  My favourite designs from SA Men’s Fashion Week: Spring/Summer 16/17 Runway Shows. The collection by Craig Jacobs of the label Fundudzi Man by Craig Jacobs (FMBCJ). The pieces represent a perfect balance of fresh and grounded. The colours are vibrant and reminiscent of a cool summer by the sea. LOVE SA Men’s Fashion Week by azima-rsa on Polyvore #SAMW ALL THE LOOKS FROM FMBCJ … Continue reading SA Men’s Fashion Week

Q&A with Ati Nwai

I met with the graceful beauty, Ati Nwai, at her design studio in Port Elizabeth. This talented local designer creates striking outfits for women and has recently started making kids clothing too. In this Q&A feature, Ati shares her perspective on the meaning of fashion and how she stays inspired to design beautiful clothing… What would you describe as the common thread evident in Ati … Continue reading Q&A with Ati Nwai

Fashion Scrapbook of the Week_Looks

Looks that caught my eye this week:  from top left in graphic below, then going clockwise. Streetstyle from Paris Men’s Fashion week – love the colour combination, i.e. mixing different shades of brown, and the leather jacket adds to this effortlessly cool look….Nandi Mngoma, the face of Adidas brand in South Africa, looked stunning at the BET awards in one of her own designs. It’s … Continue reading Fashion Scrapbook of the Week_Looks

Youth Day Edition: Q&A with Valencia

Youth Day is commemorated in memory of the 1976 Soweto school pupils who protested against an oppressive education system. This action spurred demonstrations across the country and was a pivotal step in the fight against apartheid in South Africa. Fast forward 40 years and the youth of today are protesting for free education. South African youth are #feisty and #fightforourrights, that’s one thing for sure! … Continue reading Youth Day Edition: Q&A with Valencia