Jacqueline Shaw chats to us about African Fashion Heritage and getting locally produced Fashion and Apparel to Europe. She is passionate about manufacturing here in Africa. London based Jacqueline is on the lookout for sustainable connections between Creatives, Producers and Retailers.
Derek Geddes grew up across South Africa. Schooled in Gauteng and tertiary educated in Kwa Zulu Natal. Derek started his professional career in Durban before moving to the Cape Town and Western Cape to advance his career. Currently based in Johannesburg, Derek’s work in expanding and educating the fashion arena has seen him travel extensively across Africa.
With a focus on bridging the gap between formal and informal fashion sectors, educated and illiterate fashion creatives, Derek’s work has led to collaborating and working with Education institutes, Retailers, NGO’s and