2016 ELLE Style Reporter Awards
May12

2016 ELLE Style Reporter Awards

By: Ayabonga Ngoma   Last Thursday things got into full fashion focus as the winner of the 2016 ELLE Style Reporter was announced at the increasingly trendy shopping emporium Work Shop New Town (WSNT). After slashing down 300 entrants to a ridiculously talented super 8; the ELLE team, in association with Canon and ORMS, showcased the finalists’ work all around the venue for invited guests to have a gander before the winner was...

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Fashion, My Passion
Sep08

Fashion, My Passion

By: Michelle Jali I always say ‘nothing beats passion’, I knew for a long time that fashion was mine but my mum wasn’t convinced . We all have our own definition of what passion is. Mine is getting up in the middle of the night to master your craft in a space where you won’t have an audience because recognition is better than fame. Growing up I was more on the tomboy side, there seemed no fashion future in sight for me. Food, football...

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Explore with Style: Personal Fashion Evolution
Feb27

Explore with Style: Personal Fashion Evolution

By: Elihle Gwala One of the aspects of fashion which makes dressing up so much fun and amazing is getting to experiment with your style and dressing up for either varied occasions, work or a new era in your personal life. In the past four years or so I have seen my personal style evolve with each year and the amazing part is not having to plan for it to happen but to see the evolution take place naturally. One may wonder how can I say...

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ISADY x Grant’s Whisky – A Photo Exhibition
Nov12

ISADY x Grant’s Whisky – A Photo Exhibition

By: Ayabonga Ngoma   Last Thursday I got wind of a very exciting event that was to take place in Braamfontein, purely by word of mouth. By word of mouth I obviously mean the digital stratosphere that is Twitter, Instagram and Facebook (it is 2014 after all – who actually speaks to each other?) This wasn’t an official WBFL assignment, but I knew it would be worth getting home and writing about… plus I just got a Canon 700D DLSR...

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The Art Of Personal Style
Jul24

The Art Of Personal Style

By: Sabelo Myeni “Don’t follow fashion, just follow your own personal style”, we’ve all heard this phrase and it’s a winning formula for some people. For others, they become prey to the fashion police who tear them apart limb to limb. But why? What is that secret ingredient some people have that seems to be beyond the grasp of others? What exactly is the mystical ‘it’? A refined taste? A better sense of fashion? What is it that...

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