Alexander Wang’s Balenciaga Girl

By: Elihle Gwala For most people it usually takes years even multiple decades of working in the fashion industry for them to find themselves heading major fashion houses. For the young Asian boy named Alexander Wang it was the total opposite. After becoming one of the youngest people to ever head a French fashion house at age 28 a few seasons ago, Alexander Wang has found a way to work his personal aesthetic into that of the legendary...

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The Red Carpet Superheroes

By: Elihle Gwala Award season is at it’s peak currently and with that said we all know that this one of the most exciting times of the year in the fashion industry. World famous fashion designers who had worked tirelessly creating their spring collections and those who had just showcased at Haute Couture week get to finally see their masterpieces worn by the a-list stars on the red carpet. With a number of awards which have...

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Style Is Saying Who You Are Without Saying Anything: Pochette X Visor Trend

By: Elihle Gwala Fashion is the one creature which never gets tired of feeding and masquerading into new faces every six months or so. A few weeks ago I gave you some of the accessory must-haves for the festive season and somewhat beyond. We’ve covered my obsession with sunglasses and all sorts of amazing rings you wanna be seen rocking this season. Today we continue the lust-list with one of the fashion essentials which has...

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The ‘Man Bag’ Trend: Mens Fashion x Menswear Trends

By: Khanya Ngxabani The ‘man bag’ has become a  global phenomenon throughout the world of men’s fashion these days. Only women are known to wear handbags and purses but times have changed and the man bag trend has been evolving constantly for the modern man. Its necessary for men to have ‘man bags’ to store their mobile phones, laptops and gadgets as well as a gym wear. Whilst people say that handbags are...

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Fashioning Nature: Mary Katrantzou

By: Elihle Gwala In the past seasons we have spotted Kerry Washington in a bold knee length, nature and post stamp print Mary Katrantzou number. At first I was a bit skeptical about this dress, I just found somewhat too busy for my liking. The floral print with the birds and the post stamps plus the intricate details in the fabrics all seemed a bit too overwhelming for me. Only after I had given it time and got to see it on a number...

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