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Truworths to launch value clothing chain Primark

Truworths will open approximately 15 Primark stores over the next few months - a mix of standalone stores and others located in existing Truworths-owned stores...

23 Feb 2021

Sealand Gear creates upcycled tote bag for Reebok's new sustainable footwear range

Local lifestyle brand Sealand Gear has produced a special edition, upcycled tote bag for Reebok's new [Ree]cycled footwear range...

19 Feb 2021

Young entrepreneur Lekau Sehoane opens 6th Drip Footwear store

In the space of a few years, Lekau Sehoane has gone from not having shoes of his own to owning a footwear chain...

16 Feb 2021

Scalo's Sello Medupe to present his designs at virtual Emerge! Fashion Show during NYFW

South African designer and founder of local fashion house Scalo, Sello Medupe, has been invited to showcase his designs at 2021 Emerge! Fashion Show, which will take place virtually on 16 February during New York Fashion Week (NYFW).

11 Feb 2021

Playtex factory liquidation leaves hundreds without work in SA

Hanes South Africa, which holds the licence to manufacture, sell and distribute Playtex underwear in SA and other African countries, filed for voluntary liquidation...

10 Feb 2021

SA creatives' textile designs to feature in global Trenery collection

Glorinah Khutso Mabaso from Pretoria has been named the winner of the Trenery 2020 Print Competition...

1 Feb 2021

Young diamond jewellery designers called to enter Shining Light Awards

The Shining Light Awards invites promising young diamond jewellery designers from Botswana, Canada, Namibia and South Africa to showcase their talent...

27 Jan 2021

#StartupStory: Scaffold aims to promote queer creators and culture in South Africa

With over ten years of experience in the media industry producing successful television shows, directing award-winning theatre productions and creating editorial content, Gary Hartley has created Scaffold, a platform for queer creators and culture...

By Evan-Lee Courie 27 Jan 2021

#BizTrends2021: 2021 is set to be a promising year for the fashionably forward

From large florals to '50s inspired headscarves, fashionistas globally are getting ready to kiss their WFH ensembles goodbye, despite many countries forcing their citizens back indoors to help curb the spread of the dreaded coronavirus. Here are a few trends the stylish can look forward to in the year to come...

By Rob Noble 18 Jan 2021

Mzwandile Nzimande aka DJ1D dies after testing positive for Covid-19

Mzwandile Nzimande, also known as DJ1D, has died. The Nzimande family confirmed that he died on Wednesday, 13 January 2020 at 9am at the Olivedale Clinic in Johannesburg after testing positive for Covid-19...

15 Jan 2021

#BizTrends2021: Covid and the evolution of loungewear

Our current homebound reality will continue to influence purchasing decisions. The demand for indoor fitness, remote working, and therefore comfortable yet stylish attire, presents an opportunity for fashion businesses...

By Nicola Cooper 13 Jan 2021

6 natural hair trends to look out for in 2021

The natural hair movement is set to continue its path for world domination in fashion and beauty in 2021...

13 Jan 2021

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