Local Lads Doing The Most

Local businesses are more accountable to their local communities and donate more money to non-profits. Supporting local businesses is good for the environment because they often have a smaller carbon footprint than larger companies.

Buying locally demonstrates community pride. … This enables us to invest directly into our local economy

Check out this list of amazing clothing brands that you can support:

Umtu jeanes by afrikanswiss

Africa’s premier tailored denim brand based in Johannesburg.

Suits_by_bobthestylist

Born and raised in Soweto,Bob the Stylist Ndima
When his contract was terminated in 2010, he vowed to himself that will never go out and look for a job but he’d invest time on building his portfolio and pursue his childhood dream of becoming a Fashion Entrepreneur.

 

Thesis_lifestyle

Thesis Lifestyle is a Sowetan based street wear brand that has established themselves in four main areas including retail, events management, clothing and social outreach.

 

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Floyd Avenue 

Designer Floyd Manotoana brand creates urban streetwear that is heavily influenced by tradition and subculture.

 

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Watermelon Social Club 

Sthembiso Mchunu takes on a no-rules approach to clothing that is inspired by sportswear and South African prints. It is a high end streetwear brand – all about creativity, responsibility and exclusivity. The brand is a fusion of rebellion and refinement, embedded with a positive attitude of unity and culture.


SOL-SOL

Designer Mathew Kieser makes  good quality basics with a focus on fit, fabric and design. The Sol Sol brand walks the line between menswear and streetwear blending clean silhouettes with muted colour tones. And a combination of bold prints with subtle details

 

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How great are all the brands guys… I mean get going on supporting our local talent and contributing to our communities.

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