SASHIKO

SASHIKO -  Visible mending to personalize your denims and turn them into wearable art The fashion for distressed denim has had some unforeseen consequences: Buying pre-distressed garments means that our clothing give up the ghost that much faster. We all know it can be traumatic when a favourite garment with exactly the right [...]

November 12th, 2018|Fashion Blog|

Diversity on the Runway

Diversity on the Runway Why the fashion industry should embrace diversity and inclusive model casting By Karli Potgieter (Jul. 03. 2018) Figure 1. Jamie Brewer: First model with Down syndrome to walk at NYFW (MarieFranceAsia, 2015). The tangible excitement surrounding any major fashion week can be notably felt by fashion critics [...]

November 5th, 2018|Fashion Blog|

Final Open Day for 2018

Final Open Day for 2018 Our last Open Day for 2018 will be taking place on Friday the 26th of October, 3pm until 5pm. If you are interested in joining our Fashion Family in 2019 make sure to join us for this Fashion-Filled day on Campus! Attendees can look forward to a lovely [...]

October 15th, 2018|Events, Fashion Blog|

US designer references Herero dress at New York Fashion Week

US designer references Herero dress at New York Fashion Week Mary Lee Bendolph, Gee's Bend quilter, with some of her artwork Designer Ulla Johnson listed two “Out of Africa” sources of inspiration for her Spring/Summer 2019 collection with its strong crafting elements: the quilters of Gee’s Bend, and the traditional dress of the [...]

October 15th, 2018|Fashion Blog|

EG Annual Fashion Show 2018

EG Graduate Fashion Show a resounding success Elizabeth Galloway Academy of Fashion’s annual graduate fashion show took place in the Protea Hotel, Techno Park on Saturday the 25th of August. The show was once again produced by Jan Malan Umzingeli, who as usual outdid themselves to create an unforgettable experience for audience [...]

September 10th, 2018|Events, Fashion Blog|
  • women

The true spirit of Women’s Day

The true spirit of Woman's Day Women marching against pass laws on the 9th of August 1956 Internationally, Women’s Day is celebrated on the 8th of March every year. In South Africa, however we have designated the 9th of August for the purpose. This is to commemorate the 1956 march to [...]

August 8th, 2018|Fashion Blog|
  • backstage

Backstage at a Fashion Show – Win & join us Backstage

Backstage at a Fashion Show Sitting in the audience at a fashion show, watching the perfectly made-up models strut past in outfits to die for, every hair in place, oozing glamour… you have no idea what goes on behind the scenes to create this illusion! International Fashion Week shows often [...]

July 18th, 2018|Fashion Blog|