Category Archives: Biographies

Eki Orleans

 Hazel Aggrey-Orleans, the aspiring new designer behind Eki Orleans, prides herself on her elegant and intricate patterns. These reflect her colourful memories growing up as a child in the buzzing city of Lagos, Nigeria and her German roots.     The Eki Orleans philosophy is about fusing vibrant prints with the delicate texture of silk. …

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Distinctive Man

 Distinctive Man wear provides immaculate bespoke tailoring according to your specifications. The process begins with you and the creative facilitator, where you as the quality savvy client describe your &#39distinctive&#39 character and the facilitator translates that into a design.     You choose the fabrication, style, detail and finishes that will represent you and define…

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Dax Martin

The Dax Martin swimwear brand was started in 2003. Although many of the designs have been featured in and on the covers of South African fashion magazines, very few of the general public know that it is being designed and produced in Durban South Africa. Early in 2003 Dax imported one of the first seamless…

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David Tlale

Over the five years since he launched his brand, award-winning designer David Tlale has proven that he is indeed a design force with creations that go far beyond expectations.   The year 2008 was a fruitful one for the brand; a year in which Tlale was voted the most stylish person at the annual South…

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