The Top Shows, Designer Thando Ntuli Wins the 2022 New Talent Search, Plus a Glimpse Behind The Scenes


In situation you missed it, this weekend closed out the 25th yearly South African Trend Week in bustling Johannesburg! About a interval of three consecutive days, from April 28th by way of to the 30th, twenty designers from the continent showcased Spring/Summer months 2022 collections for a globe-wide audience. The situation held at the prestigious Shopping mall of Africa celebrated style innovators as properly as up-and-coming style talent. Below is a rundown of the will have to-see moments from each individual working day!

Of training course, the occasion kicked off with an opening celebration to established the tone for the times to abide by! VIP Friends, designers and media ended up all in attendance.

Picture of DJ Zihnle Jiyane: IG/Replica + Ronamo Media 
Image of Gemaén Jordan Taylor: IG/Replica
Image of K Naomi Phakathi: IG/Copy + OPPO South Africa

Slated to open the sector function this calendar year was the announcement of the New Expertise Research 2022, a competition that is held per year all through SAFW. The talent research is regarded to help launch the intercontinental occupations of quite a few designers and underscore the up coming generation of socially acutely aware trend creators – unquestionably some thing worthy of getting thrilled about! A total of six finalists showed collections down the runway, of which designer Thando Ntuli was supplied the successful title for her manufacturer Munkus.

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The plan was then followed by a showing by a handful of designers Fikile Zamagcino Sokhulu, Michael Ludwig Studio and Sipho Mbuto.

Image of Michael Ludwig Studio SS22: IG/Replica + LR Pictures
Photograph of Sipho Mbuto SS22: IG/Copy + LR Images

Times two and three consisted of four various displays grouping many designers collectively at a time. Check out out some BTS photographs and snaps from the runway:

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Photo of Artho Eksteen SS22: IG/Replica + Pierre Van Vuuren
Picture of Ntando XV SS22: IG/Replica + Pierre Van Vuuren
Photograph of Isabel de Villiers SS22: IG/Copy + LR Images

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Principal image: IG/Copy + LR Photography + Eunice Driver Pictures


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