Crocs wearers swear by their comfort. Humble beginnings These shoes, which began as boating apparel, are made of Croslite™, a material which is the brainchild of the Crocs company. These shoes do a lot of resisting – to odours, moisture and slipping, that is. They are famously lightweight and easy to clean, and mould to […]
Let me begin by saying that I really admire Sol Sol. You have contributed to the South African fashion industry in a way that is lasting and responsible. In doing that, you’ve moved with the times. 1. Looking back at Sol Sol’s beginnings, what would you say the value of the blog is today? […]
WGSN is the world’s largest trend forecasting company and one that anyone is fashion looks to for guidance before the next season. While subscriptions to their services are only really afforded by big businesses, fashion industry professionals are treated to a talk by an international representative once a year in Cape Town, at Source Africa’s […]
We’re taking a look at the latest sneaker drops from adidas, geared towards runners. The brand is happy to introduce Pulseboost HD and ALPHAEDGE 4D, both of which are pushing the bounds of performance footwear. Pulseboost HD adidas introduced Pulseboost HD with new boost innovation for urban runners. Pulseboost HD is the first silhouette to […]
With the prestigious Vodacom Durban July around the corner, Zodwa Kumalo- Valentine caught up with the SiSi the Collection co-founder to gain insight into her fashion influences and travel tips ahead of the big weekend.
The knitted bra has been co-created with Adidas Global Network of Female Athletes. LA dancer Mette Towley demonstrates the bra in motion in the campaign film. The Don’t Rest Primeknit LUX bra, is the first of its kind as a premium sports bra, created with Primeknit, Adidas’ revolutionary knitting technology. This bra has been engineered […]
Directly translating to ‘clean’, SKOON Skincare captures the essence of minimalism and simplicity. The skincare range, which includes cleansers, moisturisers, concentrates and serums, was founded in Cape Town on the basis of honest and environmentally-conscious production. Exquisitely packaged and easy to use, SKOON is gentle, effective and kind to skin. SKOON was founded by South […]
#whomademyclothes April 24, 2013. A typical day in Bangladesh’s Dhaka District as hundreds of factory workers make their way into the Rana Plaza where they sweat to keep up with the high demand of fast fashion from brands like Nike, H&M, Zara and other familiar names. Hours of unpaid overtime in a job where the […]
We ran a story on Melina Lambrakis and her role at Europa Art Group in the August edition of SLOW Magazine, and we thought we’d give you a sneak peek into how exactly Melina answered our questions… TCB Media: What role do seasonal trends play in your buying process? Do you stick to the trends or […]
WGSN is the world leader in trend research and forecasting. Using a 360- degree view of analysis, taking into account ‘magic’ and ‘maths,’ they predict what’ll be in store, what the ‘big ideas’ of the future will be and track the zeitgeist.