The DAF students were treated to a talk by Barney Maharaj from Woolworths. Barney has 36 years of experience in the Textile Industry, so it is safe to say that, he is somewhat of an expert. Inline with Fashion RevolutionRead more
Lukes main theme was about AUTHENTICITY. Being authentic as a person and as a brand. He focused on the idea of telling an authentic story. He illustrated this by highlighting the impact of street culture and skateboarding on the clothing industry. Luke also touchedRead more
Last week we started the first term off with a bang! Esteemed South African designer Amanda LaIrd Cherry was in Cape Town for South African Menswear Week. She came to visit DAF and talk to the students, while adding theRead more
We are very excited to announce our new concept, DAF Static Show 2015, for our end of year graduate show. The reason for us moving towards installations, rather than a fashion show – is to allow our industry guests, familyRead more
Lynton Rice has worked all over the world. With international brands, manufacturers and big retailers. He is currently the Mens Casual Design Manager at Woolworths. As a Woolworths Design Manager, Lynton exposed the students to the roles and responsibilities of eachRead more
Do you want to join the exciting world of Fashion? Design Academy of Fashion is the perfect place to start. Offering short courses, a Higher Certificate and a 3 year Diploma. Contact us today or send us your details andRead more
One of the most popular SA fashion bloggers, Trevor Stuurman, spoke to the students about his views on fashion, trends and the positive state of the South African fashion industry. Trevor has recently graduated from AFDA as a film student.Read more
Students from 5 creative school are collaborating in a creative experience. They are working together in 5 groups to create 5 clips in 36 hours! Wishing them all best. Further details to follow regarding the opening screening and how YOURead more
DAF students enjoyed chatting to Lara Butlion and Anna Baxter from the online retail store Superbalist today. Getting great insight into the exciting world of online retail!
The next short course in Patternmaking and garment construction starts on the 8th of August.