Day: March 6, 2015

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A fashion frenzy has filled the air of major cities across the globe, for the last couple of weeks now, with fashion weeks globetrotting from one fashion capital to the next. Last night marked the start of AFI’s Mercedes Benz Fashion Week in Johannesburg, here in South Africa, and I must say it was off to quite an exciting start. I just love it when the collections of different designers have some common threads, be it in colours used, like the blue hues and different shades of ravishing reds that popped up across designers, or the silhouettes and shapes that stand out. These show a similar feel for where the trends will be shifting to for the coming season and more than anything I loved how the designers were pretty much on par with what the rest of the world was putting forth, though in their own, individualistic and proudly South African way. Last nights line-up saw the likes of Khosi Nkosi, Tsotetsi, Marriane Fassler, Tart and more and I must say I was quite impressed, …