laduma ngxokolo



The maturing of young men is an important part of Xhosa culture; marked by traditional events to which boys commonly wear geometric knitwear in styles imported from the West.  Determined to create a series of motifs that would better reflect his true identity,

Ngxokolo has created an award-winning collection of knits inspired by the colours and shapes of Xhosa beadwork, now resonating with overwhelming success amongst his contemporaries.



(South Africa) Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, South Africa




inspired menswear 2010

helene magnusson says :
2011-06-30 17:33:16
Beautiful! Hélène Magnússon, The Icelandic Knitter The Spring Issue 03 is out ! NEW: Knitting tour in the magical Icelandic night, November 3-7, 2011