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Who made your jeans?

Who made your jeans? Elizabeth Galloway students in the reception area of Levi Strauss Elizabeth Galloway first year students had the opportunity to visit the Levi Strauss factory in Epping. As this is the last factory in the world still owned and managed by the epic brand themselves, it was a rather special occasion. [...]

March 10th, 2017|Fashion Blog|

BA in Fashion now offered at Elizabeth Galloway

Elizabeth Galloway Academy of Fashion are proud to announce the addition of a Degree course to our existing offerings of Diploma and Advanced Diploma. The new 3-year full time Degree course exits at NQF Level 7, while the existing Diploma course (also 3 years full time) exists at Level 6. There is also the option [...]

March 10th, 2017|Fashion Blog|

Redressing Wrongs: Fashion with a Conscience

How much do you know about the behind-the-scenes world of the garment industry? Take this interactive quiz and find out http://www.trustedclothes.com/blog/2016/12/07/take-fast-fashion-quiz/ Fashion is a part of just about everybody’s lives, as we all wear clothes. Unfortunately it is also a source of   much abuse, both of people and the environment. All over the world [...]

March 6th, 2017|Fashion Blog|

SA Menswear Week

Thought-provoking designs in SA Menswear Week AW17 This past weekend The Palms in Woodstock hosted ±30 designers at Lexus SA Menswear Week AW17. Fashion tends to be a reflection of the times, and so it is proving yet again. Dark colours echoed the current ominous state of the world-wide political arena. Leather, a protective [...]

February 10th, 2017|Fashion Blog|

Open Days in 2017

Open Days in 2017 To all those interested in fashion and design you are more than welcome to join us for our open day events. You will be entertained by a presentation from our lecturers and a tour of the campus and our wonderful design facilities. If you wish to attend please place [...]

February 10th, 2017|Events|

The Sun Met 2017: Elegance and Excitement

The Sun Met 2017: Elegance and Excitement In January 2015 I attended the then J&B Met, Cape Town’s richest and most prestigious horse race, for the first time. I was hooked on the spot, and have subsequently not missed one. I have since childhood been allowed to pick a horse for the Durban [...]

February 6th, 2017|Fashion Blog|

Gap Year 2017

Take a Fashion Gap year with Elizabeth Galloway in Stellenbosch Current third year student having a sunny break Have you always been creative, good with your hands and possess the knack to “dress the part” at every occasion? Have you found yourself with a bit more time and space in your life this year? [...]

February 2nd, 2017|Fashion Blog|