Shop African designer jewellery from luxury fashion brands. The easiest way to add a touch of elegance and glamour to any look, we’ve curated a selection of the top jewellery picks from the House of Nala.
Zimbabwean-born fashion designer, Taku Dlamini is redefining women’s fashion staples, giving a modern twist on the beloved blouses, flowy dresses and culottes. Taking a step back from complicated and boldly colourful designs that often make their way onto the runway, for her latest collection, Taku Dlamini decided to opt for a more minimal and sophisticated … Continue reading A Celebration of Classic Femininity through Modern Fashion
Learn more about the African fashion designer, Keletso Moraba and how he went from David Tlale The Intern winner, to the Africa Fashion International runway.
We’re accustomed to seeing the use of geometric shapes, found in Nguni art, from African designer Inga Madyibi, but we may be in for a surprise with his next collection. We’ve been seeing on his Instagram post, a play of nude colour palette, and cannot stop wondering and getting excited about his next range. The … Continue reading Colour vs Geometry In Nguni Inspired Fashion From Inga Madyibi
This Valentine’s Day let’s ditch the classic little black dress (LBD) and embrace the color of love by wearing a little red dress. This symbol of look-at-me fierceness has been seen on the latest runways of fashion weeks in Joburg and Paris. Designers like Virgil Abloh, Imprint and Gavin Rajah are part of this revival … Continue reading Valentine’s Day Reimagined with the Little Red Dress
Hollywood has crowned Laduma Ngxokolo of Maxhosa Africa as the King of ‘Royal Drip’. This comes after Laduma dressed the lead and award-winning actor Eddie Murphy, for the sequel of the much-loved film ‘Coming to America’. The official propaganda arm of the Kingdom of Zamunda, established in 1988 through the Eddie Murphy film, announced in … Continue reading Maxhosa Becomes a King of Royal Drip
What makes the AFI Boutique unique, is that you get the chance to shop the runway. In this week’s top five looks we catch a glimpse of the runways of Scalo Designer, Sello Medupe, and Lesedi Baakwalanya, with his Seditsi Collection. Whether you’re looking to upgrade your wardrobe with a statement piece or simply want … Continue reading Top 5 Looks This Week
The year 2021 is all about the New You. And at AFI we’ve got you covered! Whether you are working from home or you are back at the office AFI has the outfits for any and all occasions. As we are about to round of the week here are the top 5 designs one should … Continue reading TOP 5 LOOKS FOR THIS WEEK
Moving away from the glitz and glamour of the city, the Seditsi Collection proposes clothing that draws out our natural beauty and designs that allow the garment to evolve with the wearer over time. We recently chatted with Founder and Head-Designer of the Seditsi Collection, Lesedi Baakwalanya to see what he has in store for 2021 … Continue reading Find Beauty in everything: Seditsi Collection
The Imprint brand has become synonymous with the reinvention and reimagining of African heritage in fashion. Designer Mzukisi Mbane’s commitment to telling the story of his ancestors in a futuristic way was on display once again at this year’s Africa Fashion Week 2020. His collection is called Inkomo Yabenguni (Inguni Cow) and was inspired by … Continue reading Imprint: An ode to Inkomo Yabenguni