Graduate Exhibition 2020

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DAF GRADUATE EXHIBITION 2020 In a year of global change, the DAF class of 2020 chose to innovate and re-imagine our graduate exhibition. With the limitations on people attending events, we cancelled the annual fashion show.   A meeting took place with the DAF staff and 3rd years to discuss our options. Should we push […]

Tamara Cherie’s Spring / Summer 2017

On the 29th of September, Roodebloem Studios in Woodstock was transformed into an expertly designed space.  Curating the gap between fashion and furniture for the launch of DAF alumni, Tamara Cherie’s Spring / Summer 2017 collection in collaborative launch event with interior brand, A Create. Tamara Cherie’s beautifully designed pieces were exhibited in a static presentation. […]

Heritage Day Fashion Show

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IZIKO Groot Constantia / Heritage Day Project- 3rd term – First years. Our 1st year students were lucky enough to work in collaboration with Iziko Museums on a Heritage Day project for the end of year fashion show as well as, a fashion show to be held at Groot Constantia on Heritage Day in September […]

Unstitching the Past

Iziko Museums of South Africa and Groot Constantia Wine Estate are collaborating with the Design Academy of Fashion and Elizabeth Galloway Academy of Fashion Design to stage the inaugural Iziko Heritage Day fashion Show ‘Unstitching the Past’ which takes place on the 24th of September 2016 commencing at 12pm at the Groot Constantia upper wine […]

Student Ice-Breaker 2016

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Last Friday DAF held our annual Student Icebreaker with the theme “Mad Hatters Tea Party” to welcome our new first years. We all had a blast & got to know each other a bit better. Thank you to everyone for all the yummy treats! We look forward to a productive year & cant wait to […]

Hair & Beauty Show Cape Town

The DAF students were invited to showcase their garments at the Hair & Beauty Show.  The event was held at the Lookout, which is at the V&A Waterfront. Four of our third year graduates were invited to showcase their final collections. Our 2nd years wowed the audience with their incredibly creative avant-garde range, titled “Noir”. […]

DAF Static Show 2015

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, family and friends to get a real sense of each students work.  From concept to final […]