Fashionable smiles for these Durban Fashion Fair 2014 Internship Designers.
The eThekwini Municipality Business Support Tourism & Market Unit hosted an event to announce the winning fashion designers who will be jetting of off to Milan.
They are Sanele Cele (Tempracha); Sibu Msimang (Marparkisha); Jacqui Emmanuel (JSE Couture); Thembeka Vilakasi (Yadah Exclusive Designs);Nkululeko Njapha (Jimmy Jazz); Kayleigh Savings (K Designz Clothing) and Zama Mathe (Zarth Designs). Announcing the winners were Sindi Shangase (BSTMU Programme Manager – 4th from left) and Deputy Mayor Cllr. Nomvuzo Shabalala - 5th from left).
The students are due to depart early next year on a two-month internship programme.
The programme will be conducted by a fashion academy based in Milan. The city signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the fashion academy, SAE Comunicazione Integrata. The curriculum will consist of intensive training incorporating a number of aspects some of which include pattern making, fabric knowledge, the business of fashion, as well as working at a leading fashion house.
The City wishes them well! – Picture: S&A Marketing