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Zeenat Mahomed

Zeenat Mahomed

    A letter from… London
    A letter from… London
    When I tell people I live in London, I can almost see the red double decker buses, Big Ben and gloomy skies in their eyes and more often than not...
    London Fashion Week: Trend report
    London Fashion Week: Trend report
    The runways were a parade of colours and prints in a range of A-line and pencil skirts, chic dresses, oversized coats, slouchy sleeved blouses,...
    Designers prepare for the ramp
    Designers prepare for the ramp
    Robyn Victor, August Clothing
    Of tiaras and android beauty queens
    Of tiaras and android beauty queens
    To many people, pageants are dull, anti-feminist or downright creepy. In fact, no one really knew who our Miss South Africa was until she...
    Polygamy: Redefining faith and fidelity in fiction
    Polygamy: Redefining faith and fidelity in fiction
    THE RUINS OF US by Keija Parssinen (Faber and Faber) LESSONS IN HUSBANDRY by Shaid Kazie Ali...
    Heritage on the runway
    Heritage on the runway
    The show featured Rubicon, Gugulam, House of Ole, newcomer Sylvester Falata, local menswear designers Palse Homme, Thunderstorm and Ephymol by...
    African fashion, Soweto style
    African fashion, Soweto style
    Why is it that South Africa has so many different fashion weeks? Most major fashion capitals around the world have just one fashion week twice a...
    Easy on the eye, easy on the pocket
    Easy on the eye, easy on the pocket
    When South African fashion designer David Tlale announced that he was teaming up Edcon's clothing chain Legit for a new range of affordable,...
    Crazy love
    Crazy love
    Part of the joy of going to a concert is losing yourself in the music. Sometimes it's great to just throw away your inhibitions and act like a...
    Quintessentially British
    Quintessentially British
    At a time when the declining economy is decimating brands that have historically dominated the British high street -- Woolworths (the English...
    You are what you wear
    You are what you wear
    What we wear has a certain influence on what people think of us, especially in our work ­environment. Over the next few weeks the Mail &...
    SA fashion war: Designers in a twist over 'copycat' skirts
    SA fashion war: Designers in a twist over 'copycat' skirts
    Cat fights in the fashion industry seem to come with the territory and the latest spat between designers Thula Sindi and Nkhensani Nkosi appears to...