STYLE

February 19, 2018
curvy models

9 curvy models crushing the social scene

“I have an hourglass figure too. Mine just contains more sand!” These stellar women with killer curves and kick-ass attitude are giving every girl someone to […]
February 16, 2018
Candice Swanepoel swimwear line

Candice Swanepoel releases swimwear line

Our fav beach babe just blessed us with supermodel-approved swimwear. South African golden girl Candice Swanepoel has launched her own swimwear line, Tropic of C and […]
February 15, 2018

PICS: Miss Universe takes New York Fashion Week

Demi-Leigh just owned her front row seat at NYFW! From beauty queen to front row fashionista, Miss Universe, Demi-Leigh Nel Peters, made headlines at New York […]
February 14, 2018
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#SAMW – Highlights from SA Menswear Week AW18

#SAMW came to slay! Empowering statements written on the models’ bodies, masks, headdresses, face glitter, colourful capes and patchwork shirts – these are just a few […]
February 14, 2018
Nandi Madida

Local girl Nandi Madida debuts at #NYFW

Nandi takes New York. Local girl Nandi Madida took on the Big Apple this weekend when she showcased the Autumn/Winter 2018 collection of her Colour fashion […]
February 8, 2018

5 reasons we LOVE Leandie du Randt

Leandie du Randt Bosch is a household name in the Afrikaans community and for good reason. The actress, presenter, MC, motivational speaker and author of the […]
February 1, 2018
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Fashion illustration: the art form taking over Instagram

Fashion illustration – the new (old) media of magazines. Fashion illustration is hardly a new form of art, but it is definitely making a comeback. In […]
January 30, 2018

Fashion Diaries: Cape Town street style

 Cape Town street style is all about comfort meets class.   We hit the streets of the Mother City to find out what our fellow Capetonians […]
January 29, 2018
Grammy Awards 2018

PICS: Grammy Awards 2018 fashion

The stars gave us showstopper moments with simple silhouettes and subdued colour tones. The 60th annual Grammy Awards took place this weekend and as usual, all […]
January 29, 2018
Sun Met 2018

SunMet 2018 best dressed list

Twenty slayteen! This weekend the SunMet 2018 brought us the finest at Africa’s most glamorous horse racing event of the year. With Style Ahead of the […]
January 23, 2018
sneaker trends 2018

#TuesdayShoesday: The latest sneaker-head obsessions you need to be a part of

Sneaker fashion is stepping up in 2018. It’s no secret that here at Magenta we love a generous helping of PINK with a healthy dose of […]
January 23, 2018
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TRENDING: Everybody is talking about ADICOLOR campaign

‘Our time is now!’
January 10, 2018
Trevor Stuurman Afro Punk

Trevor Stuurman captures African fashion for British Vogue

The South Africa photographer released an incredible set of images that he captured for British Vogue. The AfroPunk Festival, a celebration of Afro music, film and […]
January 10, 2018
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Best dressed celebs at L’Ormarins Queens Plate

Cape Town’s elite stepped out in blue and white to be part of the 157th L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate Racing Festival. Over 5000 people attended the  prestigious event […]
January 8, 2018
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Best dressed at Golden Globes (HINT: Black is back!)

At last night’s star studded 75th Golden Globe Awards, the stars wore black to take a stand against sexual harassment. Amid the disturbing Harvey Weinstein scandal […]
January 8, 2018
Summer style

Ayanda Thabethe’s killer summer style

The South African stunner was summer time FINE this festive season. Sun, sea and spectacular views, one gorgeous babe who truly made the most of her […]
December 22, 2017

Fashion Editorial – New Year’s Eve

“New year, new me!” 2018 is the beginning of anything you set your heart on – work goals, new friendships and bigger and bolder fashion choices! […]
December 18, 2017
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#Fashionboss Courtney Cousins takes Cape Town

Hot off the heels. Courtney Cousins launched her self titled fashion line in Cape Town. At an event held at the Courtney Cousins store in Cape […]
December 15, 2017
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Sexy summer collection from GUESS!

GUESS turns up the heat for summer! We were invited to the VIP GUESS launch event held in Cape Town where their new collection was presented […]
December 14, 2017
Aya Velase SS17 African fashion

#FashionFriday: Aya Velase SS17 look book

Futuristic office-wear meets frilly, flowy African flair. Ready-to-wear womenswear brand Aya Velase was founded by Durban-born designer Ayanda Mthembu and recently released a look book for their […]
December 14, 2017
African fashion

Look book: Imprint x Abongwe

Abongwe leaves her mark. Luxury fashion brand Imprint ZA aims to showcase the glamour as well as celebrate the history and culture of the African continent, […]
December 13, 2017
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Fashion ICON Ayanda Thabethe’s killer style

Pretty. Powerful. Persistent. We literally get excited whenever TV-personality Ayanda Thabethe shares a photo on social media, because her sense of style only seems to get […]
December 11, 2017
Gigi Hadid style

#MagentaMonday: 5 times Gigi Hadid slayed in pink

We appreciate pink and the people in it. It’s no secret that we love pink. Magenta, fuchsia, blush, rose, strawberry  – and millennial of course! What […]
December 7, 2017

#ThrowbackThursday: 90s fashion trends that made a comeback in 2017

Just like history, fashion repeats itself. We like to think that things don’t go out of style – rather, they go into remission, and then resurface […]
December 6, 2017
Adwoah Aboah model of the year

#WomanCrushWednesday: Adwoah Aboah wins Model of the Year

Adwoa Aboah won the Model of the Year honour at The 2017 Fashion Awards. The 25-year-old model took home the prestigious title at the annual extravaganza, […]