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An evening gown designed by Simon Rademan, and Liezel van der Westhuizen proudly wearing it.
An evening gown designed by Simon Rademan, and Liezel van der Westhuizen proudly wearing it.
Shops are closing, Magazines only found online, and people do not care to dress.

Like the cycle of a moth: magazines close down, shops die, and fashion hibernates — simply to enter the papillon (butterfly) phase with a different kind of allure.

Right now, spotlights are on the pandemics of our time: Covid-19, racism, economic lows, unrest — our needs, not our wants — and fashion is taking a backseat, possibly dying.

To find just one of the best ways how fashion, or anything, survives and re-invents after a revolution and corrects from a disaster, I had to be transported back in time by historical documentation. The world right now, is looking at immediate…

Simon Rademan

Fashion designer, author, social commentator & style guru Simon Rademan is widely respected for his creative talent and unique approach to the world of Couture

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