The Marie Claire Prix d’Excellence De La Mode awards

The most anticipated event on the fashion calendar – the local Marie Claire Prix d’Excellence De La Mode awards – celebrates the best of South African fashion. This fabulous event took place last week at one of the most sought-after private rooftop venues in Jozi, Skyline...

Bryan Boy brunch slideshow

We spent a wonderful brunch at Salvation Cafe, 44 stanley, being regaled with stories by Bryan Boy whom (in partnership with Sunglass Hut) we flew in from Manila, Philippines. We were so lucky to catch him in between Mumbai and New York Fashion Week. Tonight, if you’re lucky enough to...

Hanging out in Jozi with fashion royalty

For a very long time, the fashion industry has been accused of guarding positions… as though discovering and tracing trends was sacred. Fortunately, blogging has given those with an interest to go ahead and forge a voice of their own. Such is the case with supreme commentator –...

Marie Claire and Sunglass Hut bring Bryan Boy to SA

Marie Claire (Twitter: @marieclaire_SA) and Sunglass Hut (Twitter:@SunglassHutSA), the leading retailer of international designer sunglasses brands in South Africa, have joined forces to bring world-renowned fashion blogger Bryan Boy (Twitter: @bryanboy) to South Africa. Recognised for...

The hunt for SA’s best fashion blogger

The Marie Claire Prix d’Excellence de la Mode are just round the corner – when we take the opportunity to celebrate the best in both the local and international fashion design industry.
 This year we’re introducing a new category: Best Fashion Blogger. In partnership with...

More Marie Claire Prix De la Mode stuff

Wow I am still smiling from the delicious party last night at Circa gallery for our Prix d’Excellence de la Mode which we hosted with the fabulous Estée Lauder. Thanks to our brilliant panel of judges Dion Chang, Amanda Du Plessis, Lucilla Booyzen, Angie Hattingh, Jacquie Myburgh...

Prix de la Mode judging

Don’t want to give too much away but we have just spent a fruitful lunch pondering the outcomes of our Prix de la Mode at the lovely Bellagio restaurant at the Blubird center – here is our fab photographer Douglas Bower also the lead guitar in Desmond and the Tutus – hell...