VintiQueen Vintage Store
If you love the retro look, you just have to pop into the VintiQueen Vintage Store. This nostalgia-filled space has garments and accessories sourced from around the world. If you’re looking for something timeless, the kind of outfit that will make you stand out and crown you King or Queen of the 60s, this is the place to shop. With fabrics like houndstooth and summery Jacobean, ask anyone who is an ‘old soul’, Vinti is a gem.
Stitch & Steel
Looking for trendy accessories? How about a watch boutique? Stitch & Steel‘s got your wrist covered. The partnership between designers Linda Gale and Elaine Mabiletsa translates African prints into their unique timepieces, taking watch design and craftsmanship to a new level. Their pozi boasts watches that reflect our African heritage and our Rainbow Nation in the many colours and designs incorporated on the watch faces.
One-size-fits-all is a term hardly used anymore, but Morphe is bringing it back — with a twist. This brand stands for ‘one-size-fits-most’ due to impeccable product development and dresses women of all sizes in stylish fashion. Their speciality is handcrafted clothing that can easily be incorporated into your wardrobe and is also made for layering and transitioning from season to season. Fashion designer Marize Malan’s forte is making women feel good and look good. With a wide range from dresses and jackets to accessories, you’ll find what you’re looking for whether it’s for an event or normal day at work.
When we talk about urban, Wrung is the brand to shout about to the whole of Joburg. 9Courture is the official distributor of Wrung with clothing that represents the urban and artistic style that millennials would kill to have. Their slogan ‘Independence is a must’ speaks to what the cool kids are looking for. Check out Wrung on their Instagram page, showcasing their unisex clothes, street culture and urban contemporary offering. Originally established in France, Mzansi is now getting a taste of this uber-trendy brand.
Patriot much? We sure do love South Africans doing big things and the young entrepreneur at Ozlo South Africa is taking the Maboneng Precinct to a whole new level. Jabu Mdluli is a graphic designer by profession and started this brand with the intention to promote local, push fashion boundaries and show consumers that quality is indeed king above quantity. The store houses stylish and trendy fashion gear from around the country and having won the ImpACT Award for Young Professionals, Jabu’s fashion label is changing the game. Take time to check the store out!