I know, I know imported clothing – with imported I mean China, is cheap and cheerful. I myself fall into this trap, supporting overseas over local.
Well, fashion lovers, now is the time to change this attitude towards our threads. Woza is an initiative launched by the Cape Town Fashion Council aimed at representing fashion or accessory brands or products that are designed and produced or partially produced in South Africa.
Illustration by Tunet Jordaan.
Showing us all that through supporting SA fashion we can grow our local industry creating jobs, and of course showing our pride in local design.
The woza site has a nifty little gallery, where woza supporters can upload their favourite locally designed and produced garments and accessories. You can even vote for your favourite looks and leave comments. Go check it out!