Menswear

Simon Deporres | Winter 2015

Simon Deporres | Winter 2015

The Simon Deporres Winter 2015 lookbook Insideout speaks about adapting to the erratic South African climate This winter Simon Deporres has twisted the historical silhouette of iconic menswear to create a fresh look adapted for the African environment.                 The Winter 2015 Simon Deporres collection sees a continued…

Craig Port: Black Moon Rising Autumn/Winter 2015

Craig Port: Black Moon Rising Autumn/Winter 2015

 Inspired by the juxtaposition of modern and ancient Japanese design, Craig Port looked to Eastern culture when conceptualising the Black Moon Rising collection. The Craig Port Black Moon Rising Autumn/Winter 2015 collection celebrates primordial philosophies with a bold and modern edge.  Shadow cobalt and plum tones compliment an inky monochromatic colour palette where abstract patterns rendered…

Design Portal exclusive: Les Hommes du Métro

Design Portal exclusive: Les Hommes du Métro

Dave Kabamba at Boss Models and Louren Groenewald at ICE Models photographed by Kassandra de Araujo and styled by Jelena Jablanovic, exclusively for Gaschette Design Portal. Grooming by Suaad Jeppie  Dave wears suit jacket by Craig Port, shirt by Woolworths, neck piece by Babette Louren wears suit jacket by Craig Port, printed shirt by Metropolis Dave and Louren…

Behind the scenes on Gaschette’s latest cover shoot

Behind the scenes on Gaschette’s latest cover shoot

The Man-Braid is the new Man-bun, according to the internet. In Gaschette’s latest cover shoot, entitled “Braid Parade”,  we explore the ever-so-hunky “mraid” trend. We simply couldn’t resist.  Here is what happened behind the scenes. Videographer extraordinaire Thiru Naidoo from Shruti Pictures shot this exclusive video at our Fall 2015 #CLAN cover shoot, in association with African…

Wardrobe Walk Through- William Ndatila

Wardrobe Walk Through- William Ndatila

In the first of Gaschette’s exclusive Wardrobe Walk Through series, we bring you into the closet William Ndatila. It’s a wonderland of designer brands and collectables just like his signature style. We get to meet some very cool kids at Gaschette and because they look incredible time after time, we insist on taking a peek…

MBFWJ Menswear  Reviewed

MBFWJ Menswear
Reviewed

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Joburg offered us a far less generous selection of menswear offerings compared to the previous year's 11 men's shows. And even though we were left wanting by the variety on display, the designers who showcased did not disappoint.    The apparent absence of menswear variety at the recent Joburg Fashion Week could be due of the emergence of South…

SA Menswear Week  in 60 seconds

SA Menswear Week
in 60 seconds

Your one minute roundup of the best, and the rest  Last week our excessive thirst for fashion was quenched at the first ever South African Menswear Week, tucked away in a dark (and very sweaty) underground parking garage at the V&A Waterfront in Cape Town. Some would argue that the South African fashion week scene is…