Designers may have had different inspirations and target markets in mind, but feminine strength and confidence with an edge dominated the shows.
Five up-and-coming designers will showcase their icon-themed designs at the inaugural Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Cape Town.
Miss SA first princess Remona Moodley will be tackling Miss World, in Melinda Bam's absence. We find out what lies beneath the lipgloss and hairspray.
Polygamy is explored in "Lessons in Husbandry" by South African author Shaida Kazie Ali, and "The Ruins of Us" by Keija Parssinen.
In celebration of Africa's creative heritage, Sanaa Africa 2012 launched its four day event with a runway show featuring eight local designers.
The inaugural Soweto Fashion Week has featured some exciting new talents who have not yet been seen at any other fashion platform.
Top South African designer David Tlale has teamed up with local retailer Legit to bring high-end fashion to a wider audience.
The Michael Buble concert at Sun City's Superbowl gave Zeenat Mahomed the chance to let loose and act like a teenager.
Hackett London, which recently opened a store in Sandton, has built its reputation on quality cloth and classic cuts.
Over the next few weeks the M&G will look at different industry sectors and analyse the style of South Africa's high-powered individuals.