The National Arts Festival 2019.

The National Arts Festival 2019.

Today marks exactly one week since the end of the National Arts Festival 2019, hosted in the lovely Grahamstown (Makhanda). The National Arts Festival is an event I eagerly await all year round till the June/July period arrives. It’s a (really, really) good excuse to head out for a road-trip, and more importantly, to come together with other festival-goers young and old, local and foreign, to celebrate the arts. Continue reading “The National Arts Festival 2019.”

When fashion meets fantasy.

When fashion meets fantasy.

From the runways of fashion shows, to the clothes that we keep tucked away in our closets and use to represent ourselves, fashion plays an undeniably significant role in our everyday lives. Wielding this power are the designers behind the clothes, who work tirelessly to ensure that their ideas become tangible garments. What goes beyond thread and fabric is an art form that has the power to alter perceptions of the world around us, and even blur the lines between fiction and reality. Continue reading “When fashion meets fantasy.”