MaXhosa’s Laduma Ngxokolo commissioned by MoMA, New York

Laduma Ngxokolo, renowned fashion designer and founder of sought-after knitwear brand MaXhosa, continues to transcend boundaries, both locally and beyond our shores. He’s been commissioned by the Museum of Modern Art in New York to provide a piece for its exhibition Is Fashion Modern?

Ngxokolo took to Instagram to announce the news. Other international brands that will feature include Levi’s 501 jeans, Converse All Stars and Nike.

“Got commissioned by @themuseumofmodernart to create a modern example of what I think the future holds for the prominent Aran knit that originated in the late 1800s in Ireland, among 100 fashion pieces,” Ngxokolo wrote.

The exhibition will be…
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MaXhosa’s Laduma Ngxokolo commissioned by MoMA, New York

Butter Pudding

Butter Pudding's Papama Romogase

We chatted to Papama Ramogase, Fashion Director at DESTINY magazine and Founder and Creative Director of Butter Pudding, a children’s clothing store at new Joburg retail development Work Shop New Town.

How did Butter Pudding come about? 

Butter Pudding has been in my head and heart for the past seven years. It was borne out of a love for creating simple, yet beautiful things. When I had my first child five years ago, I realised that there was a gap in the kiddies apparel market…
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