Before our favorite celebrities hit the red carpet with their amazing looks or models appear in magazine editorials just remember, there is a fashion stylist behind them. What is a Fashion stylist? A fashion stylist, as the name suggests, works with fashion trends to create a distinct style for a particular individual. The individual can be anyone from a model or celebrity or anyone who wishes to create a distinctive image of himself or herself.
To appreciate these hard-working people, Istyleblaq takes a look at one of the most gifted and creative stylists.
Meet Felipe Mazibuko, a fashion creative, stylist extraordinaire, and fashion influencer whom you’ll likely hear about for a long time. His creative ability and visualization skills have set him apart in the business.
If you haven’t seen Felipe Mazibuko’s work, you’ve been living under a rock. The Soweto born stylist is one of the most refreshing talents in fashion. His work is far-ranging, from editorial campaigns to working with Top local fashion designers and A-list celebrities. Now, Felipe bounces between styling for clients, editorial shoots, researching and collecting fashion journals, and advocating for fashion designers learning the business of fashion.
Being part of the creative design team of Oprah’s Leadership Academy for Girls school’s uniform.
Judging panel on David Thlale’s reality TV show “The intern”.
Style council on SABC 1’s reality TV show “The Cut”.
An activist for fashion designers learning about the fashion business.
Working with numerous magazines, local fashion designers, and styled A-list celebrities such as Thandiswa Mazwai, Noni Gasa, and Simphiwe Dana amongst others.