For those who have never attended the annual Fashion Week curtain-raiser, here's a brief preview of what you can expect on the big night:
We've been told by a super secret source that some of the biggest celebrities in Mzansi are on the guest list for this year's SAFW opening party. Along with Mr Cruz himself, AKA, we're expecting to see Nadi Nakai, Da-LES, Lira, Blue Mbombo and a number of Mzansi's hottest A-listers true.
A sneak peek at this year's SAFW:
This year's SA Fashion Week will be featuring some of our favourite designers including Gert-Johan Coetzee, Ryan Keys, Ntando XV and plenty more. While that action is reserved for the week itself, we are expecting to see a preview of the groundbreaking work that will be on display during this year's SA Fashion Week.
Cruz Vodka's brand manager Kayla Hendricks was as excited as the rest of us for next week's party when she said in a statement, "As a brand that prides itself on being at the forefront of fashion for many years, our mutual interest in strengthening and sustaining our vibrant local design culture makes this partnership with SA Fashion Week an important and highly valued one. Having had a long-standing relationship with the SAFW team, it is with great honour that we have, once again, joined forces to deliver sophistication, glitz and glamour at the Annual Cruz Vintage Black Opening Party"
Are you going to be attending the SAFW Opening Party next week? Make sure you tag us in any pictures that you post on social media and look out for the ZAlebs squad on the ground!
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