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

XPERIENCE AFI

During #MBFWJ17 The Threaded Man collaborated with African Fashion International  (AFI) to showcase the future of Fashion through a platform called XPERIENCE AFI (XAFI). This is where additional Designers if not upcoming were showcasing their threads. XAFI took 3 days from 17-19 August 2017 just like the main shows. I didn’t really get to attend XAFI so long as I spent most of the time at … Continue reading XPERIENCE AFI

REVIEW: Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Joburg 2017

I guess if you read my previous post (HOME FOR #MBFWJ17) you probably know that I was at this year’s  AFI Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Joburg for their Spring/Summer Collection edition themed #ROOTEDINSTYLE. 10 years celebration of African Fashion International is what made the 3 days from 17-19 August even more special. In as much as I was hoping we’d be showing off a bit … Continue reading REVIEW: Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Joburg 2017