June 16, 40 years after: Part 1 – The Introduction

Looking back through the years and reflecting on how far SA has come since June 16, 1976. We are now closing off what is famously known as ‘Youth Month’ in our country and we can’t help but ask ourselves: ‘40 years later. What now?’ That special, but extremely sad date in history is undoubtedly one…

Jills and Jacks of all Trade

As always, the world was in a chaotic tremor when Beyoncé was awarded as this year’s CFDA Fashion Icon at the awards ceremony held in New York City. In true Queen Bey style, the winner wasn’t announced until the very last moment when Diane Von Furstenberg ‘name-dropped’ her IVY Park line with Top Shop in…

My life in pictures…

So this year I made the decision that I will start pursuing my love for fashion and possibly turn it into a fruitful and satisfying career. Unfortunately throughout the years I have never really practiced what I felt deep inside was the only place where I belonged. I have always loved clothes; thrifting for unique…