LEGENDS IN OUR LIFETIME

While the fashion industry continues to grow & change, we must never forget where it all began. Back then there was no technology like there is today, so a lot more went into creating an iconic piece. Today we literally need to snap a pic and send it to someone to re-create. In a nutshell the influence of fashion continues year after year. Basic silhouettes and styles are updated & adapted.

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THEN & NOW – THE BEAST

Classy gentlemen have discovered that antique clothing have magnificent cut and exquisite detailing not often found in garments these days. That was then this is now.

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THEN & NOW – THE BEAUTY

Every vintage garment  comes with a story. Little is more exciting than being able to trace the origin of a garment. Our fashion expert shows us some vintage inspirations used in current  pieces  by fashion designers.

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SPLITTING HAIR’S WITH AN EXPERT

Meet  Don, #TheJediMaster (or Donovan when his mom gets upset at him) a two times Next Generation Wella Master colour award winner.

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PUNK & IVY

The idea of a Motique (mobile boutique) was conceived out of a rather eye opening trip to SE Asia, where various retailers trade beyond the 9-5pm shopping that we are so accustomed to in SA.

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SWIM YOUR HEART AWAY

BluBlu Swimwear is designed with ‘feeling fabulous’ in mind. We do this by focusing our design features on details such as a little frill to hide top hips, or wider waistbands to flatten our tummies, and/ or special linings that slim and flatter you. We aim to t women who live and love life. All to build confidence in the wearer. Fabrics and trims are 100% swimwear tested.

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SWEET BY DAY, SASSY BY NIGHT

There are so many ways to take an outfit from day to night, without having to do a full outfit change. Whether you have been at work, or home all day, here are a few ways that this can be achieved.

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MTANOM’GQUBA

The MaXhosa by Laduma Spring/ Summer 2016 collection is called “Mtanom’gquba”. The collection celebrates dark skin tones in contrast with bright hues to elevate the appreciation of diversity.

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THINK LUSCIOUS THINK LASHES

Fabulous thicker, longer & flirty. Those are the words we all love to hear when think about our lashes. But as we  know, that we’re not all be born with fluttery long lashes. Mascara can transform the entire face in a minute but the eyelash curler creates an instant everlasting statement. 

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