LIVEECO Drops off the garments for Upcycling

LIVEECO popped into the college to drop off the donated clothing for the 2nd years Avant Garde competition. There was a great buzz of excitement as the students grabbed the garments, fabrics and colours needed to create their final garments.   We are all looking forward to what the 2nd years will produce.  Keep in […]


On Saturday 13 August, Design Academy of Fashion will be having its annual open day and we invite anyone and everyone to join us.  We open the doors at 9:00 and will stay open till 14:00.  It gives prospective students and their parents an opportunity to interact with DAF staff and students.  The 1st to […]

AFI Foschini Fastrack Day

On Wednesday 13th July 2011, the DAF team and many of the DAF students attended AFI Foschini Fastrack Day.  A day sponsored by Foschini and the African Fashion International to promote young and up coming talents and the fashion industry.  It was a successful day with lots of interesting presentations, music, fun and the graduate […]

Storyboard Workshop for 2012 Applicants

Design Academy of fashion will be running a Storyboard workshop for all those wanting to apply for 2012, but need some assistance with creating their portfolio. Register with Clem at or call her on 021 448 9379.

DAF at Design Indaba

The Design Academy of Fashion was proud to be a part of the Design Indaba Expo 2011.  It was great to be exposed to such creative individuals and companies.  The DAF stand received a lot of compliments with the design concept being “a designers creative space/studio”.  Lots of  fun was had creating the space.  Thanks […]

End of Year Party

As a final fund raiser before the Fashion Show the DAF learner representative council will be having an end of Term party at Casa Blanca on the 17th November. Tickets can be purchased directly from DAF and cost R50 a ticket. Casa Blanca, 12A Portswood Road, V&A Waterfront, Greenpoint.