Share FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinWhatsappTelegramEmail 1.4K If You Like This Article Kindly Give Us A Share! The long-awaited Soweto Fashion Week, which promises to regale patrons and fashionistas with high-end haute couture from local designers, is returning to the Soweto Theatre stage on Bolani Road in Jabulani. The prestigious four-day annual event will take fashion aficionados on a memorable experience of stylish autumn and winter wear between Wednesday, 3 and Saturday, 6 May 2023. Designers on the bill — expected to showcase between 10 and 25 unique and vibrant outfits from their autumn and winter collections — include Dope Store Elias of N.O.T.E., FDB Human Store, MacGale, Simply Mooi, FR, and others, who are all excited to demonstrate the latest fashion trends and styles from across Soweto and the continent. Founded by local entrepreneur Stephen Manzini, Soweto Fashion Week has in the past showcased some of the sprawling township’s finest fashion labels, including Urban Zulu, Zama Swazi, and Floyd Avenue, to name a few. More Articles You Would Love 16 African Designers Rock African Fashion Reception Hosted In Paris (See Picture) The Best Designers, Events, Models & More; See All Nominees For West African Fashion Awards 2015 The event draws designers from around the continent, allowing them to network and interact with other industry professionals. The collection on display at the event is a lovely mix of traditional and contemporary elements. Manzini says this year’s show, themed around the winter 2023–24 runway collection, will provide a unique perspective with established and relatively unknown brands using a variety of colours to convey their seasonal message. “Our passion is still consistent in showcasing top talent in the fashion industry. Soweto and South Africa are alive with creativity, with many designers longing to grow their market, and that’s what we are all about,” he says. A number of high-profile guests are expected to attend this year’s show, which makes it ‘a not-to-be missed’ event. Soweto Fashion Week provides a platform for fashion designers to expand their footprint in the township and access new markets. The show has captured the attention of worldwide media, with this year’s event being featured on global platforms. The annual event has grown in prestige since its inception in 2011, making it one of the most sought-after fashion showcases in South Africa. It’s tailored to give young and experienced African designers a stage to present their work. Vincent Motau, the manager of the Soweto Theatre, says they are thrilled to be hosting the event, which contributes to growing the local fashion industry, showcasing dazzling and unconventional creativity, including runway displays and exhibitions. “As we sit at the heart of the most famous township in the world, we are proud to be a part of this force promoting the work of young black designers from different townships, as well as those from urban areas and abroad,” says Motau. Joburg Tourism’s Laura Vercueil says signature events like Soweto Fashion Week serve to position Johannesburg as a lifestyle, creative, and fashion hub. Vercueil says the renowned fashion showcase will place Johannesburg on any traveler’s, visitor’s, or tourist’s itinerary. Source: Read More Like This On Ghana Celebrity Watch UPCOMING TOP EVENTS! VIEW ALL EVENTSAFRICAS BIGGEST FASHION WEEK IS HERE!Click Here To Submit stories Email: [email protected] or HashTag #FashionGHANA Share FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinWhatsappTelegramEmail FashionGHANA Admin FashionGHANA.com is a Fashion PR Company, Events planning & management team as well as Africa's leading Fashion Media House. Get Intouch with us and let's see how we can help you grow. [email protected] More For You VIDEO: A Sneak Peak Of What You Miss At Kumasi Fashion Week 2023 LGBTQ Thief Who Stole Tanzanian Designers Clothes At Airport Baggage Reclaim, Will Be... Sankalp West Africa 2023 Summit Set To Host Explosive Sustainable Fashion Show ‘SANKOFA... Leading Fashion Brand Mikoko Deluxe Teases Us With New Kimono’s Perfect For All... PICS: The Diversity Of African Fashion Was Well Exhibited In Morocco At The... PICS: EFDC Board Launches The First Ever With A Spectacular 4-Day Fashion Extravaganza Elite African Designer Sai Sankoh Caught In Relationship SCANDAL With Footballer Odion Jude... VIDEO: Soweto Fashion Week 2023 Concludes With A Bang VIDEO: “You Aren’t Meant To Be Successful” Black Egyptian Designer Outlines How Arabs... South Sudan Fashion Week Announces Dates For 2023 Leave a Comment Cancel ReplyYou must be logged in to post a comment. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.