Sharp Sharp: The graphic colours and patterns of Mzansi

Sharp Sharp | Elle Decoration South Africa
Cortex pleat jumpsuit R7200, Black Coffee and GM Necklace R1000, Merchants on Long. Yellow carpet R1500, Design Afrika. Yellow surf board table R2000, Saks Corner. Wooden oil pots R685 each, Pezula. Africa meets China lights R550, Design Afrika. Wallpaper: Crayola col Scribble Cadet R513 p/m Sarah Ord. African wax print Miyabi Chair R975, Vamp

Take your decor cue from the graphic colours and patterns of Mzanzi’s hottest fashion designers.

In the latest Fashion Issue 97, we look at the relationship between fashion and design, and how the boundaries between them continue to broken down.  In our inspiration story,  we feature images from the lookbooks of Adriaan Kuiters + Jody Paulsen, Marianne Fassler, Missibaba amongst other fashion designers. These are paired with local decor items to extraordinary effect.  As a special surprise, we have bonus shots for you here.

Sharp Sharp | Elle Decoration South Africa
Pendant light R995, Indigi Design. Papyrus roll R6840 per 10m roll, Madwa. Kimono jacket by Fabric R950, Mememe. Drape dress by Doreen Southwood R760, Mememe. Zuma Mama Barstool R4753, Haldane Martin. Senegal mat R500, Africa Nova. Rest glass top table R3950, Jasper Eales. Wooden container large R895, Weylandts. Wooden container Small R695, Weylandts. Natasha Stipnovich vase R6000, Africa Nova
Sharp Sharp | Elle Decoration South Africa
Dulux Emerald Delight 3, 02GG 21/542 from R124 per litre, L.T. Discount Wholesalers. Lamp base and shade R2100, both Indigi Designs. Finial wood vase R895, Weylandts. Hlala Stool R1500, Jasper Eales and Pichulik collaboration Radio pillow in red price on request, Mr Somebody and Mr Nobody. Papyrus roll R6840 per 10m roll, Madwa Parson table R4218, Malibu Resort. Wire Bowl R390 Indigi Design. Large red Nguni head R2185, Vogel.

 

Production: Jeanne Botes Photographs Mark Cameron 

Model: Nonku Phiri (My Friend Ned) Make-up and hair: Algria Ferreira

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