Durban Fashion Fair 2018 Official Kick-Off
Sep20

Durban Fashion Fair 2018 Official Kick-Off

By: Nosipho Ntombela The Seventh annual Durban Fashion Fair started with a bang last night on the 19th of September at the Durban ICC where we saw all types of people in different mind blowing outfits. For someone who has never been to a fashion show, I can safely say that I was impressed.  It was perfection from the showcase of 2018 Meentes, to the Markham store range, and down to the invited designers who bought to the ramp nothing,...

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5 things online shoppers look for in e-commerce sites
Aug22

5 things online shoppers look for in e-commerce sites

Source We love inspiring people to run their own businesses, but there are some simple mistakes that people make that mean that they will struggle to succeed. One of the most important things is thinking of your customers, who they are and what they need, in order to grow your business and make it a success. Here are 5 things that online shoppers are looking for in e-commerce sites to make sure your site is ticking their boxes. Speedy...

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KZN Fashion Council Designers Ready To Take on PURE LONDON

Fourteen of South Africa’s established and emerging fashion designers are exhibiting their collections at Pure London, the United Kingdom’s most anticipated fashion trade show. Pure London is at the forefront of capturing the surge of current street trends in the fashion industry. The event aims to celebrate the work of international designers worldwide. The Department of Trade and Investment in collaboration with the KwaZulu-Natal...

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Tshego Red Mosiane Is Nominated For The Zanzibar International Film Festival And Needs Your Help
Jun28

Tshego Red Mosiane Is Nominated For The Zanzibar International Film Festival And Needs Your Help

Her story My name is Tshego Mosiane, better known as Red, and I am a 22 year-old self-taught fashion Journalist and film maker. I was born in the small town of Mafikeng but always had dreams of a life outside the dusty cluster of villages. I fell in love with fashion like most South African children, through television. The seemingly glamorous life of models and designers captivated little me but as I grew older I began to realize the...

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The 2018 Class Of Durban Fashion Fair Mentorship Designers
Apr26

The 2018 Class Of Durban Fashion Fair Mentorship Designers

What is the “Business of Fashion”? These 21 young designer hopefuls hope to learn the answer to this question at the 7th installment of the Durban Fashion Fair (DFF) Mentorship Programme, which is a proudly eThekwini Municipality initiative developed to grow the fashion industry in the city, as well as create a platform for employment and entrepreneurship opportunities. Hundreds of young designers put their names forward in December...

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BLAQUE VINT_KOUTURE AND XCORIS-BY-NAKIN
Apr17

BLAQUE VINT_KOUTURE AND XCORIS-BY-NAKIN

By: Courtney Rehman When we think ‘retro’ and ‘vintage,’ we think 1960s/1970s etc. but not for this brand. Blaque Vint_Kouture and Xcoris have taken retro and vintage into a different direction. Blaque Vint_Kouture and Xcoris sell retro and vintage clothing and handmade jewellery. The jewellery is crafted from repurposed objects like foreign coinage natural beads like indigenous imfibinga. Each piece is unique and packaged in recycled...

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