Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Cape Town is currently underway and what better time to profile some of the city’s hottest creative talent?

Here are the Mother City’s big 5:


Jenny le Roux, Cape Town’s style stalwart. Year on year, Jenny delivers the most beautiful curations in her store. In addition to her own locally produced designs, she stocks boutique brands Metalicus, Yacco Maricard and 7 For All Mankind jeans.

Hip Hop

The fashion house, who are under the new ownership of Dennis and Linette Hamer make their return to fashion week this year with a ‘vibrant new look and designs that are on-trend for fashion forward customers.’


Cape Town’s dream team, Malcolm Kluk and Christian Gabriel du Toit offer their clients elegance, escapism and expression in their lavishly luxe Bree Street  flagship store.

Michelle Ludek

Inspired by South Africa’s diverse landscapes, Michelle delivers an earth angel aesthetic with architectural constructs.

Stefania Morland

The designer who only sources natural fibres and believes in ‘fashion as a channel of intuitive expression’.