Tag / fashion

August 23, 2017
Quasiem Gamiet

Fersyndicate: Quasiem Gamiet chats design and the new Thuggery drop

23.08.17 by Aneeqah Samsodien   Chclt has the scoop on the latest Thuggery drop; we chat to designer and graffiti artist Quasiem Gamiet AKA Fersyndicate, about growing up in an environment that did not support creativity and growing up living his best life by his rules. Quasiem graduated from the Cape Peninsula University of Technology …

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July 21, 2017

Sustainable and Ethical Fashion companies in South Africa

21.07.17 by Aneeqah Samsodien Since becoming a World Design Capital, Cape Town and South Africa has been in the spotlight and has been given the opportunity to showcase it’s ethical fashion and fair trade manufacturing to the world. Fortunately, with the help of unions like SACTWU (South African Clothing and Textile Workers’ Union), our country …

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May 4, 2017
Seraaj Semaar x Chclt

Youth 95 Part One: Seraaj Semaar; the basic boy with a not-so-basic vision

  04.05.17 by Aneeqah Samsodien   A certain twinkle in the eye and mountains of enthusiasm spill out of Seraaj Semaar when he talks about fashion. A freelance stylist and co-owner of fashion brand Youth 95, Seraaj talks about where his love of fashion came from, his hopes and aspirations for the youth of South …

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March 31, 2017

SA Fashion Week, Young and Lazy, Woolworths and cashing in

  31.03.17 by Aneeqah Samsodien   Being quite the jet setter recently, we managed to squeeze in a few moments with Anees Petersen from Young and Lazy to chat about his latest collaboration with Woolworths, his first ever show at SA Fashion Week this past weekend and why he’s not a sellout. How do you …

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March 22, 2017

Street Lines Apparel: Local South African fashion for dynamic women

22.03.17 by Aneeqah Samsodien   We chatted to local urban wear brand Street Lines Apparel owner to discuss what it’s like being a girl boss, taking the leap of faith and the hustle that never stops. The indisputable pride that stems from Nuraan Samsodien shows through her love of fashion and translates into Street Lines …

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February 22, 2017

Sol-Sol and Maylee: Fashion Matrimony

22.02.17 by Aneeqah Samsodien   We find out a little about Sol-Sol’s creator Mathew Kieser and Maylee’s Melissa Kieser, how they met and what works for them as a business couple dominating the fashion world. Can you please tell me where you guys met and what work you do? We met in 2007 at a …

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January 25, 2017

The seasoned designer: from PE to Montreal

25.01.17 by Aneeqah Samsodien   Sometimes you meet a person that makes an impact on your life from the moment you meet them. We follow fashion designer Shukrie Joel’s journey of experimentation, practical learning and travelling. Aside from being a likeable person, Shukrie Joel is a designer with international experience, having travelled and worked in …

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January 20, 2017

Super Heroes don’t always wear capes

20.01.17 by Aneeqah Samsodien   SHAR’s (Super Heroes Are Real) Jade Gerbach and Keegan Alexander sat down with Chocolate Sauce and gave us a bit of insight as to who they are, what they do, and how they’re impacting the mind sets of others through music, art, fashion and social development. What is SHAR and …

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