We catch with fashion icon David Tlale. The award-winning designer and mogul, has been dubbed by many as the “King of South African Fashion”. He has won countless awards both in South Africa and abroad. Joining us on the couch is superstar designer, David Tlale. The renowned designer joins us to chat about his Heritage Month Designs. He is known for dominating the national and international runway space. Tlale shares his thoughts on the importance of heritage through his work.
His fashion house has been a leader in the industry for over 15 years now, 2009 marked a turning point of the brand when Tlale won 'Designer of the Year" after show-casing his debut Spring/Summer 2010 Ready-to-Wear Collection that defied all expectations at Africa Fashion Week awards hosted by international super model Alek Wek. This Award afforded Tlale to debut his brand at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week New York Spring /2010 amongst other three African designers, courtesy of African Fashion International and Arise Mag.