The SA Fashion Week New Talent Search is open to ladieswear designers whose businesses are based in South Africa. All designer applicants must supply a minimum of one store (this can include your store or online store) and must be under ten years in business to qualify to enter. Semi-finalists, based on their talent, their […]


Eunicedriver Photography Last night marked the start of South African Fashion Week, with the House of Rubicon presenting their latest collection, Mahovhohovho. The AW’23 season collection, like the previous one in 2021, is heavily influenced by the late Dickson Ralushai, father of Rubicon Hangwani Nengovhela, founder and lead designer. Her father’s unending signature of strength […]

SuitablyNorma – Emerging Fashion Brand To Watch

It’s always exciting to see emerging fashion labels. On the other hand, this emerging fashion brand is taking big steps like debuting at Nairobi Fashion Week and launching a new men’s collection. SuitablyNorma is a bespoke and sophisticated fashion brand founded by Norma Mngoma, a seasoned entrepreneur and philanthropist. Fashion in 2022 is more about […]

Ephymol by Ephraim Molingoana l Spring/Summer 2022 MENSWEAR

Photo by Karen Sandison / ANA Menswear fashion label Ephymol was founded in 2002 by Johannesburg-based designer Ephraim Molingoana. Ephymol is known for its unique classic pieces and bold, masculine tailoring. The renowned fashion designer has previously showcased in China, most notably at Shanghai Fashion Week in 2013. In 2017, he won the SAFW (South […]

Renowned Fashion House Rubicon Clothing Debuts’22 Autumn/Winter Collection at this years SA Fashion Week

On the 29th of October 2021 Rubicon Clothing stunned the crowd with their latest collection at their sold out show.  This season’s collection was heavily inspired by the late Dickson Ralushai, father to founder of Rubicon Clothing Hangwani Nengovhela. CapeTownInsider The collection paid homage to her fathers signature style while still aligning with the classic […]


Fast fashion makes shopping for clothes more affordable, but it comes at an environmental cost. What does it mean to consumers when it comes to deciding what to spend their money on and where to look for eco-friendly and ethically made clothing. Below we round up one of the best Sustainable fashion brands in South […]

Quiteria Atelier – Top Luxurious Fashion House

Everyone loves a bit of luxury in their life and the following fashion brand defines luxury pretty well in terms of exclusivity, sophistication, and exquisite craftsmanship. Quiteria Atelier is one of the biggest names in the industry, founded in 2014 by Quiteria Lebohang Kekana. The luxurious fashion house is known for its extravagant style and […]

Laduma Ngxokolo – Brains Behind the Global Luxury Brand Maxhosa by Laduma

I’ve always been drawn to designs that are bold, colourful, one-of-a-kind, and daring – designs that push the boundaries of fashion. At the same time, I am totally obsessed with elegance and simplicity. So my all-time favourite designer has to be Laduma Ngxokolo, who could do all of the above. Maxhosa by Laduma was founded and […]

Award-Winning Textile Designer “Bongiwe Walaza” Redefines African Fashion.

Renowned fashion designer, Bongiwe Walaza is undoubtedly a true definition of black excellence. She has contributed tremendously in the African Textile Industry.  Her unrivalled contribution to the industry has changed the way, and how African women perceive fashion. The celebrated fashion designer makes wearable clothes for real women. Her designs are made to enhance the […]