2017 was absolutely filled with incredible moments in local fashion from a variety of designers, and these are just some of our favourites.Four fashion weeks and many incredible look-books later, and we’re taking some time to think about what really made us proud to be part of the local fashion industry.
Inspired by childhood games specific to SA , this collection launched in June this year.
Shot for i-D Magazine, this features Mnisi’s latest collection.
Lux streetwear for women, by women, Maylee’s collection is minimal effort with maximum effect.
4 Vintage Zionist x Afropunk
Punk rock with a SA edge, for SA Fashion Week A/W 18.
A unisex collection, shown at Smash Gallery for SAFW AW 18.
One of the largest fashion retailers, Mr Price partnered with six incredible local designers, including Kobie Niewoudt, Maaike Bakker, Sebastien Quevauvilliers, Jade Klara, Nanna Venter and Lorenzo Plaatjies.
Shelly Mokoena and Keneilwe Mothoa have been on the rise of the SA fashion ladder, with their latest SS collection show at MBFWJ.
On the radar for the gorgeous, unique jewellery they produce, Waif has only been on the up. (And, on our August cover, worn by Thando Hopa!)
9 Style by SA
With two capsule collections in the bag, Woolworths is ensuring local designers get the focus they need. Shown at SAFW SS ’17 and SAFW AW ’18, these collections have showcased the best out there.