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

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

#CollectionsbyBKProctor Launch

Few weeks back I was invited amongst our BW media houses, personalities, celebrities, socialites and corporate leaders to join one of our own,BK Proctor as he launched his brand. The exclusive event was hosted in Phakalane And the night was pretty much filled with speeches (history,inspiring and well wishes) , music performances ,cocktails and finger foods.Apart from all the fun activities,it was really a pinch … Continue reading #CollectionsbyBKProctor Launch

Shot Left trip to Mokolodi with Masa Square Hotel

Few weeks back I was invited over by Masa Square Hotel to join them on a trip to Mokolodi Nature Reserve.The trip/ ‘expedition’ was actually to join this year’s team of young,budding designers.Young designers who are under the Masa Square Hotel Fashion Mentorship Program on a challenge as they get a step closer to the final show. This year’s challenge kick started with a 1 … Continue reading Shot Left trip to Mokolodi with Masa Square Hotel

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

HOME for #MBFWJ17

  I was recently Media Accredited to attend Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Joburg SS17 #MBFWJ17 by African Fashion International , which I mark as one of my greatest achievements thus far. Coming over there in Johannesburg, South Africa as an International Blogger I thought I might as well share where I was staying before I share what Designers and other Creatives had in store for us. … Continue reading HOME for #MBFWJ17

REBELLIOUS AT #EMPIREBWxKLN WINTER FASHION SHOW

I was recently media accredited/ invited to The Empire BW 2.0 Winter Fashion Show. According to The Empire BW  “Who says winter is boring and you can’t slay?”.So clearly it is about celebrating local fashion in style and slaying even in the coldest season.I mean with Fashion,who cares about seasons? This event took place at the state of the art new CBD iTowers Jessy’s Bistro/ Chez … Continue reading REBELLIOUS AT #EMPIREBWxKLN WINTER FASHION SHOW