SA Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2013 opening night

It wouldn’t have been SA Fashion Week (April 11-15) without a nipple or two peeking through sheer fabric, girls on stilts, boys channeling Filipino superstar fashion blogger Bryan Boy with a clutch bag in one outstretched arm and lots of jostling for tickets and attention…

Black Coffee's Congolese Kuba-cloth-inspired collection

Black Coffee’s Congolese Kuba-cloth-inspired collection

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Sanlam SA Fashion Week

#30. Secure a seat in the front row at Fashion Week for the Amanda Laird Cherry show. I joined Joburg’s fashion crowd at Sandton Convention Centre for the show last night. They were all there — skinny girls in black, supermodels showing lots of skin, fashion editors dressed to kill, blingy girls with men who looked like they had stepped off a yacht in Nice, the funky, the hip and the just plain strange. Continue reading