Look posh for less dosh
A touch of class, elegance and sophistication are a few words that spring to mind when considering this year’s Vodacom Durban July fashion theme “Posh? Oh My Gosh!” – and designers have gone all out to interpret this year’s theme through design, texture and colour. But not everyone can afford to be dressed head to toe by South Africa’s fashion icons, so we scouted the malls and asked top designers how to look posh – on a budget. Velvet, chiffon and silk are fabrics and finishes that designers have used to interpret this year’s theme and you can look glamorous by flaunting delicate textiles such as lace, satin and chiffon.
A sparkly gold dress (R899,99) is a look with a quality finish. Lace is a timeless fabric – Topshop’s coral lace skirt (R619) and little black dress with lace sleeves (R779) would be winners at Greyville.... Read the full, comprehensive news article and discuss at Daily News