By : Nomsa Motale
Wassup fellaz the summer season has landed and there is so much to explore out there. The music scene is buzzing with hit songs, there are parties everywhere and not forgetting the pretty ladies who are all over. Everybody is on their grind, pushing hard and trying to get themselves out there. Question is, how do you get yourself out there? Do you express yourself with different elements or with your clothing style? Check it out! Here are three young talented beings who created a platform for you to receive the dopest clothing around. So whilst they’re pushing their hustle, they also making sure that your dress code is on point!
RTHC (Returning Home To Create) is an innovate idea that thrives on turning street style into a proper formidable fashion trend. With the likes of clothing such as Babatunde, Kreative Beings, P(h)anda Bags and Retrofontein, RTHC believes they provide unique skills to their customers. Not only does this online store teach young people how to be brave and follow their dreams, their clothing captures your eye, from the different printed patterns to the exquisite quality. “My God is a creator, so therefore that means I’m also a creator,” said Mpumelelo, who is responsible for putting the RTHC brand out there. To purchase their clothing, check out them out on www.rhtconline.com and follow them @RHTConline.
Right in the middle of Westdene is a store, which has the name Home Grwn marked on it. Immediately when you step in you can sense the fun and distinct atmosphere from the way the store is designed to the different clothing that has been displayed. With t-shirts, sneakers and sweaters from brands such as Adidas Skateboarding, Dope, Quicksilver Ubuntuism and plenty more. Wandile Msomi thrives on making sure that this store caters, not only to skaters, but for every other dope person out there. The store also sells amazing skateboards, so whenever you feel like hooking yourself up with a slick style pop in at 24 Thornton Road. Like their Facebook page: HomeGrwn.
Did someone say style? Ha ha, I’m sure you’ve heard about them or seen their clothing on young people all over. Stylagang are a group of young people who are serious about making their mark. “We look at what people are wearing, then we design their style in a unique way,” they said during a very interesting interview. They want their clothing to worn by people who appreciate street culture and different clothing. What keeps them motivated, well their backgrounds. They always remember where they come from hence why they find it important to be young designers. Do follow them on Twitter @stylagang
With all these different clothing styles, I’m sure it won’t be that difficult to find a style that specifically speaks to you. So go out there, and do your Kanye thing. Rock the streets with your rare dope style, AICH!