Meagan Duckitt

Fashion designer, stylist, author and owner of Calista Clothing
Location:Cape Town, South Africa
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Meagan is a fashion designer, stylist, writer and public speaker. She owns a small clothing business called Calista Clothing and enjoys using her knowledge to empower women.
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#BizTrends2021: 5 key factors influencing the business of fashion

2020 was a difficult year for fashion businesses globally. Consumers became more self-aware, with a more needs-based focus and the pandemic forced a shift in industry 'thinking' and the implementation of new strategies to improve sales in 2021...

By Meagan Duckitt 8 Jan 2021

6 big trends from SA Menswear Week AW2020

The 2020 Autumn/Winter SA Menswear Week centred around colour, graphic details, artistic elements and African prints anchored in silhouettes showcasing masculine vigor...

By Meagan Duckitt 14 Feb 2020

#BizTrends2020: More tech, eco initiatives & homegrown championing for SA fashion

Let's take a look at what we can expect from the South African fashion industry in 2020...

By Meagan Duckitt 7 Jan 2020

Highlights from the New York ZA Runway show 2019

On Saturday, 11 October at the distinguished Marriott Hotel, Crystal Towers, Cape Town welcomed its first edition of fashion collaborations between New York and Cape Town designers...

By Meagan Duckitt 18 Oct 2019

The past, present and future of design excellence in South Africa

The Future Excellence Design Institute South Africa (Fedisa) is the top private fashion school in South Africa. Meagan Duckitt chats to founder and CEO, Allen Leroux, regarding the courses offered, the advantages of studying at Fedisa as well as its exciting future endeavours...

By Meagan Duckitt 19 Aug 2019

Laduma Ngxokolo, Rina Chunga-Kutama and Sindiso Khumalo shine at 2019 Durban July

The Vodacom Durban July is 'Africa's greatest horseracing event' and an iconic South African sporting occasion that was first run in 1897...

By Meagan Duckitt 10 Jul 2019

Figure Forms: 3 decades serving the clothing industry

Figure Forms is the number 1 technical and fit mannequin supplier in the Southern Hemisphere...

By Meagan Duckitt 24 Jun 2019

Q&A with 2019 AFI Fastrack winner Sindi Serape

The African Fashion International (AFI) named young designer Sindisile Mbobo as the winner of the 2019 Fastrack programme at the recent Cape Town Fashion Week 2019...

By Meagan Duckitt 9 May 2019

The 10 biggest trends from SA Menswear Week A/W 2019

If fashionistas were looking for a night out there was no better way to celebrate the opening of SA Menswear Week than at the Unknown Union show...

By Meagan Duckitt 14 Feb 2019

Who wore it best at the 2019 L'Ormarins Queens Plate

The L'Ormarins Queen's Plate (LQP), held at the Kenilworth Racecourse, is still one of the most anticipated events on the Cape Town calendar...

By Meagan Duckitt 8 Jan 2019

#BizTrends2019: 7 fashion trend predictions for 2019

Due to our geographic location, South Africa is a season behind in fashion. Where we initially adopted trends slower, the gap is slowly closing as customers awareness increase because of social media influences...

By Meagan Duckitt 7 Jan 2019

7 big trends from SAMW SS19

Designers showcased an exciting blend of prints varying from African, Greek, abstract and geometric, clashed with stripes and ombre at the recent SA Menswear Week SS19...

By Meagan Duckitt 12 Jul 2018

#AFICTFW: 15 autumn/winter trends

African Fashion International (AFI) hosted its annual autumn/winter Fashion Week at the Salt River Film Studios in Cape Town from 21-24 March 2018.

By Meagan Duckitt 28 Mar 2018

Top 10 trends from SAMW AW18

South African menswear designers showcased their 2018 autumn/winter ranges at SA Menswear Week, which was held from 8-11 February 2018.

By Meagan Duckitt 15 Feb 2018

2018 Sun Met fashion report

Cape Town welcomed the oldest horse racing event, the Sun Met on 27 January 2018 at the Kenilworth Racecourse.

By Meagan Duckitt 31 Jan 2018

Guess launches sexy summer 2017 range

Wednesday, 29 November saw the launch of Guess' Summer range at The Lookout in Cape Town V&A Waterfront.

By Meagan Duckitt 11 Dec 2017

Seven top trends from SA Menswear Fashion Week

The SA Menswear Spring Summer collection recently took place at the Palms in Woodstock from Thursday, 6 July to Saturday, 8 July...

By Meagan Duckitt 13 Jul 2017

From top of his class to top 6 in The Voice SA!

Craig Lucas became an absolute star with his rendition of The Animals' House of the Rising Sun and received four chair turns during his audition for The Voice SA. I chatted to the Cape Town heartthrob, singer and songwriter about his roots, what inspires him and what generally makes him tick.

By Meagan Duckitt 23 Jun 2017

14 highlights from #MBFWCT17

So, irrespective of a change in venue halfway through the shows due to forces of nature, the Cape Town Fashion Week was a huge success!

By Meagan Duckitt 11 Apr 2017

Four trends from SA Menswear Week Autumn/Winter 2017 range

Talented designers showcased their Autumn/Winter 2017 range at Lexus SA Menswear Week in Cape Town.

By Meagan Duckitt 10 Feb 2017

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