BEST RUNWAY LOOKS FROM SOUTH AFRICAN FASHION WEEK- AUTUMN WINTER 2020

Closing off the fashion weeks in South Africa this month was the SA Fashion Week, a celebrated platform with 22 year history. SA Fashion Week continues to tell designer stories nationally and internationally, on and off the runway. This season, SAFW opened its doors to 29 established designers showing their Autumn Winter 2020, Collections and 76 labels exhibiting at the SAFW Trade Show, which runs … Continue reading BEST RUNWAY LOOKS FROM SOUTH AFRICAN FASHION WEEK- AUTUMN WINTER 2020

ONE GAME CHANGER: AYISHE MOLEFE, THE PIONEER OF BW YOUTUBE

You cannot chat about YouTube in BW and not mention Ayishe M.  Ayishe Molefe, through her journey of discovery has established herself as a force to be reckoned with. When most people were still exploring other platforms, she had already started uploading content on the video sharing platform hence it is fair enough for us to call her the PIONEER OF BW YOUTUBE right? To … Continue reading ONE GAME CHANGER: AYISHE MOLEFE, THE PIONEER OF BW YOUTUBE

OUR FAVORITE RUNWAY LOOKS FROM DAY 3 OF AFI JOBURG FASHION WEEK

Day 3 of AFI Joburg Fashion Week was literally a show stopper. Designers gave their all, closing up the week with jaw dropping garments meanwhile leaving us wishing for more showcase. Closing off the night was an award winning hip-hop artist, “MR COTTON EATER” Ricky Rick with a performance featuring one of his hit songs Boss Zonke. As is a norm with us at ONE7ONE … Continue reading OUR FAVORITE RUNWAY LOOKS FROM DAY 3 OF AFI JOBURG FASHION WEEK

OUR FAVORITE RUNWAY LOOKS FROM DAY 2 OF AFI JOBURG FASHION WEEK

As already mentioned on OUR FAVORITE RUNWAY LOOKS FROM DAY 1 post, AFI Joburg Fashion Week is ongoing in Sandton Convention Centre. On the lineup of Day 2 of AFI Joburg Fashion Week was Loin Cloth and Ashes, Eric Raisina, Rich Factory, PALSE by Paledi Segapo and Taibo Bacar. Take a look at slideshows of our favorite runway looks:   IMAGES: AFI (africanfashioninternational.com) Continue reading OUR FAVORITE RUNWAY LOOKS FROM DAY 2 OF AFI JOBURG FASHION WEEK

OUR FAVORITE RUNWAY LOOKS FROM DAY 1 OF AFI JOBURG FASHION WEEK

A week of pulling out all the stops is upon us yet again. African Fashion International officially opened another edition of AFI Joburg Fashion Week yesterday. Day 1 of this year’s edition was opened with performances from Kwesta, Femi Kuti and the Ndlovu Youth choir. On the runway was a Pan African fashion showcase with designers; Christie Brown (Ghana), Maxhosa (SA), Gavin Rajah (SA), Eric Raisina (Madagascar), … Continue reading OUR FAVORITE RUNWAY LOOKS FROM DAY 1 OF AFI JOBURG FASHION WEEK

41 PICTURES TO INSPIRE YOU TO VISIT NAMIBIA

  Namibia is the epitome of “don’t judge a book by its cover”. I recently went on a 20 hours road trip across this magnificent country from Gaborone, Botswana. My first impression when I crossed the Mamuno Border was of underwhelm. The landscape is predominantly open spaced and dusty. I felt like I was in Botswana until I went to the coastal side. Now as … Continue reading 41 PICTURES TO INSPIRE YOU TO VISIT NAMIBIA

DE’PEARLEE’S LATEST COLLECTION BRINGS TRENDS CLOSER TO THE LOCAL MARKET

The creative industry in Botswana continues to grow as more Creatives push boundaries, unapologetically. One brand that is pushing the envelope is De’Pearlee, a fashion house that is relatively new to the industry but making waves. Their most recent work worth celebrating is their collection dubbed ‘Troopers’. In an exclusive interview with the Head Designer, Olerato Pearl Johannes, she mentioned that this latest collection is … Continue reading DE’PEARLEE’S LATEST COLLECTION BRINGS TRENDS CLOSER TO THE LOCAL MARKET

10 SIGNS THAT YOU MIGHT BE AN ENTREPRENEUR

In a world that tends to be ruled by societal expectations (i.e. go through basic education, tertiary and find a 9-5 job), it can be difficult to find your foot if you’re yearning for more than just that. As a child you probably won’t feel the energies more. Well it might be because most of the time everybody randomly says what they want to be … Continue reading 10 SIGNS THAT YOU MIGHT BE AN ENTREPRENEUR

NEW DAWN, WELCOME

FAREWELL KLN , HELLO ONE7ONE ONE-7-ONE is an inclusive creatives’ platform for everyone. This is where creatives’ stories of strength, resilience and passion get to be shared and celebrated with Botswana and beyond. This digital platform will cover Travel, Food, Fashion, Wellness, Decor, Finances, Business, Events and Interviews. This blog which has been rebranded was started in 2015 and it has been so exciting to … Continue reading NEW DAWN, WELCOME