New collection by South African designer Rich Mnisi

R by RICH MNISI: We share the latest lookbook from emerging South African designer Rich Mnisi. SS17 is a new collaboration with local celebrity Maps Maponyane.

Launched during the recent Mercedes Benz Fashion Week in Johannesburg, this is the debut of the diffusion line R by RICH MNISI. The young South African designer, who was part of the Design Indaba Emerging Creatives programme in 2015 and spoken as a Global Design Graduate at the 2016 Conference, collaborated with South African celebrity and model Maps Maponyane on a collection that is made of up conceptual prints, floaty fabrics and bold silhouettes.

Watch Rich Mnisi talk about his creative journey at Design Indaba 2016 in our video of his presentation

Apply to be a 2017 Emerging Creative here.


Photography: Aart Verrips

MUA: Danit Gordon

Models: Eric Geldenhuys @ Boss Models, Jenyo Johnson @ ICE Models, Rachid Poati @ D&A Models and Tino Chinyani @ Boss Models

Hats: Crystal Birch

Watch the Talk with Rich Mnisi