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Mpho street styling the latest cool!

by: Tshepo Mosokotso - 3 July 2017

Mpho street styling the latest cool!

  Meet Mpho Seoposengwe, who works as a project assistant in the creative space focused on bringing young artists from South Africa and the UK closer together in order to create and collaborate. Mpho is the epitome of cool – her bubbly personality, her love for life and her fun sense of style are exactly...

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This brand creates work for the differently abled in fashion

by: Seithati Sengoatsi - 26 April 2017

This brand creates work for the differently abled in fashion

Nanini Mgandela started designing handbags to make money she needed to get her music career off the ground. While her music dreams have taken a backseat, launching Dela Nan Fashion made another dream come true — she is living her passion of working with differently abled people. Unlikely inspiration Back in 2009, Nanini saw a...

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Le coq sportif F/W 2017 collection is revealed

by: Tshepo Mosokotso - 2 March 2017

Le coq sportif F/W 2017 collection is revealed

  Last night Le coq sportif revealed it’s latest collection at the Tin Factory in Sandton. I got there late because of the traffic, so I missed the presentation but I got a glimpse of the collection when it was being packed away. What I can confirm is that the brand still shows pride in...

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3 key items you need in your closet this summer

by: Abigail Zikhali - 14 December 2016

3 key items you need in your closet this summer

Nomvelo Chalumbira, the co-founder and editor of the award-winning youth culture blog Melenial, took us through three of the must-have items for this season. Live SA writer, Ntandoyenkosi Dlamini modeles some of the looks for us. The new age bomber jacket “The new age bomber jacket allows you to diversify your fashion style to suite...

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3 dope outfits for under R150: This is how

by: Misa Narrates - 9 November 2016

3 dope outfits for under R150: This is how

Thrifting, when done right, is the easiest way to update your look this summer. Not convinced? Don’t take our word for it. We went shopping with one of Cape Town’s most stylish thrifters, Nozuko Poni, and she gave us the low-down on how to put together a hot look for less than  R150. Video, shot...

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Sneakers as clean as the day you took them out of the box

by: Live Events - 5 October 2016

Sneakers as clean as the day you took them out of the box

Ever wondered how some people keep their sneakers squeaky clean? We all know how challenging it is to keep your new white kicks looking spotless and all-brand new. Grunge is dead and took that worn, slightly grimey along with it so dirty sneaks are a no-no. For those of you who naively wore your crisp...

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Recap: South African Fashion Week AW 17, opening night

by: Tshepo Mosokotso - 21 September 2016

Recap: South African Fashion Week AW 17, opening night

The guests were requested to wear only black but of course, there were few of those fashionistas who did not adhere to the theme … perhaps people like The Times’ Khomotso Moloto and Ntombenhle Shezi to stylist Mahlatse James and photographer Trevor Stuurman are born to always go against the grain. That attitude reared it...

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SA Fashion Week spills the beans on their newest collaborator

by: Tshepo Mosokotso - 20 September 2016

SA Fashion Week spills the beans on their newest collaborator

South African Fashion Week AW 17 (SAFW) kicks off today and runs until September 24 at The Park, Hyde Park Corner. With more than 50 local designers showcasing the latest trends, SA Fashion Week is widely considered one of the prestigious fashion event in the continent’s fashion calendar. This season, SAFW teams  up with Cafféluxe,...

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Joburg fashionistas tell us what they’re most looking forward to this spring

by: Koketso Masuluke - 16 September 2016

Joburg fashionistas tell us what they’re most looking forward to this spring

Spring is here, and the young Joburg fashionistas are hitting the street of Braamfontein in numbers. We went out to snap some of them in this season’s returning trends, like crop tops, high-waist shorts … fresh hair colours and styles. We also found about what they’re most looking forward to this season. Tarryn Alberts (26), Lebo...

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Some of the trendy young people at Kanye West’s Pablo pop-up store in Cape Town

by: Siyanda Mbuzo - 22 August 2016

Some of the trendy young people at Kanye West’s Pablo pop-up store in Cape Town

Kanye West’s Life of Pablo pop-up store in Cape Town, the first ever in Africa, drew lots of fans. Some of whom had been queuing as early as 6am on the store’s first day on Friday. Although there wasn’t much variety, just T-shirts, caps and jackets, many seemed happy just to buy whatever was there. Here’s what some of...

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