+And the winners are… Bokeh South African International Fashion Film Festival 2014

This weekend, Mercedes Benz hosted the first edition of the Bokeh South Africa International Fashion Film Festival , showcasing the work of  local and international designers, stylists, hair and make-up artists and film makers.  Fashion films are fast trending, a medium used to express the inspiration behind designs and creations as well as the ethos of the brand on a a global scale. I was so pleased to see some of my favourites, (Arcade, Black Era – Court of the Ants, Urban Hippie, Lover’s Game and Un largo camino/The Long Road) take awards at the event.  And the winners of this year’s SA Fashion Film Festival are…

The Mercedes Benz Award : Ernst Heusser – Wanderlust

Best picture : Damien Krisi – Urban Hippie

Best Director: Samual A Martin and Best Actress:Kim Lysette – Alive for Prangsta

Best cinematography : Manuel Portilla – Pasos de Sirena

Best art direction : Kirsten GossArcade

Best visual effects : Black Era – Court of the Ants (NSFW)

Best Make Up : Amber Moelter & Luis Baretto Carillo – Immortal Game

Best Fashion : Miguel Gauthier & Viktorija Pashuta – Lovers Game

Best Hair : Raul Rosillo – Quimera

Best Actor : Oliver Baggerman – Un largo camino (The Long Road)

+…for the love of fashion+


+Lagerfeld upsets the Balance – New Balance to sue Karl Lagerfeld!

Photo credit – Karl Lagerfeld

Upon hearing that New Balance is intending to sue Karl Lagerfeld for ripping off one of their sneaker designs and logo, my first reaction was …really, SERIOUSLY KARL!  And so I decided to troll the net to see what all the fuss was about…I mean, how similar could these 2 pair of trainers really be?!  And hear they are…

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