Kasi Vibes Vol.4

A Quarterly Exhibition Festival For Start ups/SMEs Lace-up your All-Stars, Vans, and Tommy’s, all sneakers are heading to Kasi Vibes, Vol 4. Ekse ouens, it finna get lit. Kasi: A name used to refer to the township, also known as “the location” or “the hood”. Vibes: A feeling, and/or an atmosphere Kasi Vibe is an urban, raw, authentic, artistic spirit …

The MYD Show – A Mind of My Own with Jackie Burger

Still in our series, A Mind of My Own, in this episode of the MYD Show we talk about how being true to yourself is the ultimate style with the help of style icon, Jackie Burger. “It was really the serendipity of life perhaps a little bit, or not even a little bit, a lot of ignorance. I think my …

Gaining By Starting Arts Education Early

An Arts Festival for Namibian Youth is gearing up to showcase the power of art as a means of education and social awareness. In the lead up to this festival, children were taken through workshops where different art mediums were shown to them by leading Namibian artists. From Maria Caley teaching Fashion Design to children at Hage Geingob High School, …

Ingo Shanyenge’s Summer Fashion Tips

Ingo Shanyenge is one of Namibia’s top fashion designers with a very successful year behind him. He was appointed as a board member of the Fashion Council of Namibia and this year exhibited his latest range at Namibian Fashion Week to rave reviews. Ingo also dresses many A-list Namibians for major events such as the Namibia Annual Music Awards. 99FM’s MYD …

The MYD Show – Uncover Your Muse with Loux the Vintage Guru

Joining us for this episode of the MYD Show we had Loux the Vintage Guru. By day, Loux is an accountant and auditor but his star status as a style icon and stylist came about through a fan base that grew on tumblr and instagram. Loux the Vintage Guru, Lourens Loux Gebhardt, was born in Windhoek and has worn suits since he …

The MYD Show – Uncover Your Muse with Ingo Shanyenge

Ingo is a Namibian Fashion Designer. His star status was rising in the United Kingdom, where he studied fashion, but Ingo wanted to bring his passion for fashion back to Namibia to help create a fashion industry here. Which is what he is doing. Ingo is fast becoming a household name in Namibia for his chic and tailored style. His range …

How to become a designer in Namibia

Sometimes the thing that we should be doing is right in front of us. Sometimes it’s the thing that we’ve been doing since we were young. Matheus Erastus never imagined he’d end up as a fashion designer when he was young. For him, fashion was something he indulged in after soccer practice, by hand or secretly on his mother’s sewing …