Thandiswa Bonani studied at LISOF fashion school and co-founded Luenzo, a high fashion womens’ clothing manufacturer, in 2008 in Johannebsurg. Bonani’s two sisters are partners at the company and play advisory and supporting roles in the business.
Bonani’s garments offer wearers the combination of a unique aesthetic style, a fit that is designed to be very forgiving for all body types and the ability to wear the garment in several configurations. Her designs focus on being versatile, distinctive and flattering.
* Thandiswa Bonani is part of the 2015 Department of Arts and Culture and SABS Incubation Programme, in association with Design Indaba.