Daily Digest: Balmain Hair Couture SS18 & Redress Design Awards 2018

Balmain Hair Couture launches their SS’18 campaign

The Balmain Paris Hair Couture Spring-Summer 2018 Campaign titled ‘Wear Your Hair”  features Ysaunny Brito, Ton Heukels, Ilona Smet, Jeremiah Torres, Luz Pavon, Anissa Bakhti, Jegor Venned, Younes Bendjima, Tarik Lakehal, Vidrick OG, Elliot Meete and Ismail Belgaid. The campaign was lensed by An Le, under the creative direction of Balmain Paris Hair Couture Creative Director, Nabil Harlow. Whom decided to bring the models to their bare essentials, these natural looks highlight the beauty of well-maintained hair. Balmain Hair Couture is exclusively distributed by Glamit in South Africa, and is available for purchase online on Glamit’s online store, on Takealot and at select Foschini stores nationally.


Redress Design Award 2018 is now open for applications  to emerging designers worldwide

The Redress Design Award 2018 is now open for applications to emerging designers worldwide until 13 March, Entering the eighth competition cycle of the Redress Design Award, organisers Redress – a Hong Kong environmental NGO committed to reducing textile waste – are as determined as ever to intensify their impact on the fashion industry. In a year which is widely marked as a critical tipping point for consumers, designers and brands to incorporate sustainability across the fashion value chain, the 2018 cycle of the world’s largest sustainable design competition has expanded to a truly global search for emerging talent. Amidst ongoing industry pressures to produce more clothes at less cost, the Redress Design Award continues to shine a light on the push for sustainability, and the growing power of the circular economy, whilst championing emerging talent to fuel this new future for fashion. Click here for more information and to apply.


South African International Tattoo Convention 2018 Return Too Cape Town

Following in the wake of success of the 2017 show, The second annual South African International Tattoo Convention returns with an upscaled offering for 2018 that boasts a stylish and contemporary new venue that will play host to 80 of the world’s most reputable and respected tattoo artists arriving on the shores of Cape Town at The Lookout V&A Waterfront from 23rd – 25th March 2018. Walk-ins are welcome or you can pre-book an ink session. Artist bookings are open you can find the artist’s page here www.southafricantattooconvention.com.