Meet the Design Duos
Team Visi - Mpho Mphaga and Lesego Masekela, Team House and Leisure - Banele Khoza aka Bkhz and Tshepo Sealetsa, Team Habitat - Brad Muttitt and Abiah “Abiahsuperstar” Mahlase.
Meet the Design Duos This year Win a Home will double the reality, double the fun and double the drama with the introduction of Design Duos! Contestants will be competing in pairs for the title of the country’s best emerging interior designers. Three perfect pairings were chosen from amongst dozens of entries: couples, siblings, best friends and families – who entered for the chance to decorate three homes at the Eye of Africa luxury golf and residential estate, south of Johannesburg.
Let’s take a look at the teams
Team House and Leisure - Banele Khoza aka Bkhz and Tshepo Sealetsa
Tshepo Sealetsa (left) and Banele Khoza aka Bkhz
Banele Khoza, or Bkhz as he’s better known, is a graduate of Fine Arts from the Tshwane University of Technology. He’s well known in the local contemporary art scene and lectures in drawing and art theory at his alma mater. He has a keen interest in all design, particularly fashion and includes gardening among his hobbies.
Tshepo Sealetsa is a graduate of Interior Design from the Tshwane University of Technology. After a year of working in commercial interior design for an architectural firm, he followed his true passion for fashion design. He now works alongside Bkhz and enjoys photography as a hobby as well as a deep love for the culinary arts.
Team Visi - Mpho Mphaga and Lesego Masekela
Lesego Masekela (left) and Mpho Designer (right) with their mentor Annemarie Meintjes of VISI
Mpho Mphaga is a graduate of Interior Design from the Tshwane University of Technology. He works as a consultant alongside interior designers and has a great passion for furniture design. Mpho’s inspiration comes from local culture and he enjoys mixing African style with a modern aesthetic.
Lesego Masekela is a graduate of Interior Design from the The Design School of Southern Africa. Although interior design is her first passion, she also has a keen interest in the real estate industry and has a certificate in commercial property brokerage law. Lesego finds inspiration in museums, art galleries and also just observing people in their daily lives.
Team Habitat - Brad Muttitt and Abiah “Abiahsuperstar” Mahlase
Abiah 'Superstar' Mahlase (left) and Brad Muttitt (right) with their mentor Amanda Graham of Habitat
Brad Muttitt’s professional career began with a B.Com in Communication but he sought a change to pursue his true love for design. He studied BA Fashion Design at LISOF and has worked in visual merchandising and designing retail interiors for global fashion brands. He also founded the fashion brand AMEN with his partner of five years, Abiah Mahlase, which has been featured in national media.
The self-proclaimed Duke of the Razzle Dazzle, Abiah is a media darling and graduate of LISOF. He has appeared in a reality TV show and worked with high profile celebrities as a fashion stylist. Abiah has even been named one of GQ’s best dressed men in SA. He founded the fashion brand AMEN with his partner of 5 years, Brad Muttitt, and continually explores new avenues where he can express his creativity
So what can you win?
Win a Home, South Africa’s favourite interior design reality TV competition is back for a fourth season brought to you by Private Property.
Hosted by SABC3 talk show Afternoon Express viewers can watch Win a Home in its dedicated Friday timeslot between 4pm and 5pm starting in July 2017 and stand in line to win a beautiful cluster home at Eye of Africa Golf and Residential Estate to the value of R3 million.
Enter the #WinAHome Grand Prize on the Private Property website: Click here to go to the entry form