Where to shop #wearSA

local clothes

Although YDE remains my staple #WearSA shop, there are plenty of other shops that stock proudly South African clothing brands, some of which are very unassuming and totally affordable… 1. Young Designer’s Emporium No list of stores stocking South African brands would be complete without the indispensable YDE. Most of the clothes are made with …

#WearSA

made in south africa label

My grandmother worked in the textile industry for decades and my father was able to afford university thanks to SACTWU’s bursaries. I wouldn’t have the life I did if my dad hadn’t graduated from university; by extension, I wouldn’t have the life I did if it weren’t for the South African textile industry. This is …

New Year, New Citizen

poster-voter-registration

To start the new year off, there is a super straightforward and incredibly important action that we should all be undertaking: registering to vote. Although the actual election date hasn’t been announced, we do know that it’ll be around April/May and the final registration weekend for the 2019 elections is rapidly approaching. The final IEC …

Hello Mzansi

Me in Mzansi

Our environment has a fundamental role in making us who we are. I’m sure I’d be a bit of different person if I hadn’t been raised in South Africa. I often think what a maddening country ours is but I also know I wouldn’t want to live anywhere else. Passion is what I feel for …