The Art of Imitation

Some believe imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, but when it comes to fashion the consensus is not so. Intellectual property within the fashion world is not so cut and dried as in other industries, with designs and concepts as easily stolen as taking candy from a baby. In fact, the creative realm as…

I want to join The Sapphire Club

  In the rural surrounds of Christchurch on New Zealand’s South Island, Michaela George, a 26 year old primary school teacher had a dream that began and ended with fashion. Learning to sew during her high school years, little did she know a skill she had little interest in at the time would set her…

Be You, Be Unique, Be KaPow Kids

Blueprints for building structures are not too far removed from the foundations of fashion design if you think about it. Both architecture and fashion derive from inspiration, an appreciation of art and the ability to shape materials into a thing of beauty. So it shouldn’t come as too much of a surprise that the creative…

Fashion by Faith and Grace

When you’re given a grounding in your future from as young as five it’s hardly surprising to see the outcome pulled off with such finesse and flair, it makes you realise that that passion and creativity was innate in you the whole time. By Faith & Grace is the innovative brainchild of South African designer…