Khayelitsha Fashion Week: Local brands embrace their elegance

Khayelitsha Fashion Week is an annual event that takes place in Cape Town, celebrating local brands and providing them with a platform to showcase their latest collections and designs.

This year, the event will be held at the Artscape Theatre, promising to be a fashion extravaganza.

The main purpose of Khayelitsha Fashion Week is to prepare, develop and establish local brands, and give them a platform to showcase their latest offerings and new designs to the community and surrounding areas.

The event aims to promote the growth and development of local fashion brands and designers by providing them with a space to express their creativity and showcase their talent.

The winter season is upon us, and this year’s theme for Khayelitsha Fashion Week is ‘Embrace your Elegance’. Local brands will launch their winter collections at the event, showcasing their creativity and innovation in the fashion world.

Picture: Khayelitsha Fashion Week / Facebook

The event will feature local power designers, providing attendees with a unique and authentic Mother City fashion experience.

Doors open at 12pm, with the show starting promptly at 1pm. Free parking is available for attendees, and tickets can be purchased at the door.

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For those who wish to have an exclusive experience, VIP tickets are available, which include a welcoming drink, a goody bag, a finger lunch and front-row seats.

National Textile Day is also celebrated on this day, reminding us of the vital role textiles play in shaping our culture and future.

From the threads of history to the fabrics of innovation, Khayelitsha Fashion Week is a celebration of fashion and textiles, bringing together designers, fashion enthusiasts and the community.


  • Location: Artscape Theatre, D.F. Malan St, Foreshore
  • Date: Saturday, 6 May
  • Time: 1pm
  • Tickets:

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Picture: Khayelitsha Fashion Week / Facebook

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