Ditiro Mashigo is a Pretoria-based entrepreneur with a mind for fashion. She was born in Limpopo and hopes to foster her start-up fashion brand, Maadingwa. Mashigo’s collection is made up of unique garments, some of which were upcycled using found materials.
Mashigo also creates original clothing, giving each item a personal touch through hand-painting techniques, embroidery and machine stitching. Mashigo enhances a basic garment with individuality using asymmetrical adornment and colourful embellishment.