Add to favorite
 
123
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS


MBFW Russia Presents: Maxhosa by Laduma - Special Show from South Africa
March 12, 2018 11:00


(Source: https://www.liveinternet.ru/users/oyoung/rubric/5539092/comments/page102.html)
Laduma Ngxokolo is one of Africa's finest knitwear designer and innovator of the Xhosa (one of the South African dominant ethnic group) inspired knitwear brand MAXHOSA BY LADUMA. 

Ngxokolo established the brand 2011 with a desire to explore knitwear design solutions that would be suitable for the amakrwala (Xhosa initiates) traditional dress. As a person who has undergone the ritual, he felt that he needed to develop a premium knitwear range that celebrates traditional Xhosa beadwork aesthetics, using South African mohair and wool.

Since then, Ngxokolo has received numerous achievements and captures the hearts of many fashion lovers and media from South Africa, London, Paris, Amsterdam, Oslo, Berlin and New York. Ngxokolo recently won the 2015 Vogue Italia Scouting for Africa prize to showcase his collections at the Palazzo Morando Show in Milan, Italy.

Furthermore, Ngxokolo was awarded the 2014 WeTransfer Scholarship to study masters in Material Futures at the Central St. Martins and graduated in 2016. Ngxokolo is an agent of change, shifting and evolving with the changing times and further engaging in dialogue that pushes Xhosa culture to the future.


 

Sultanna Frantsuzova




Author: Anna Dorozhkina

Tags: Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia Maxhosa by Laduma South Africa fashion   

Next Previous

You might also find interesting:

MBFW Russia Spring-Summer Season 2018: Day One Felt Boots: Shoes of the Royal Palaces and Fashion Catwalks Spring-Summer Season 2018 By Julia Dilua Spring-Summer 2017 By YeZ FUTURUM MOSCOW: New Names of Russian Fashion









Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

-8

search on the map
TAGS:
odd news  Bashkiria  Russian FMCG market  Internet Festival of Young Readers  Russian shops  Exhibitions in Moscow  Caricature  rare coins  Buryatia  Perm  Russian Railways  Krasnoyark Region  Russian business  Moscow  Omsk  Navalny  Archeology  Aeroexpress  Irkutsk Region  Water Colors  Theatre Festival "History of the Russian State. Homeland and Destinies"  Russian tourism  Exhibitions in Saint Petersburg  Russian Photographers  Russian customs  Boris Grebenshchikov  Russian hotels  Losenko  book hotels in Russia  Russian Actresses  Gatchina  Old Moscow  Virtuosos of Moscow  Zenit St. Petersburg  Tara  Russian Award  Russian Cinema  St. Petersburg  Russian theatres  Russian history  Russian Defence Minister  Russian Literature  Vladimir Potanin  Isaak Schwartz  Team Russia  ArchKuznitsa  Mikhail Tarkovsky  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Pushkov  Shows in Moscow  


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites