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The Twyg Sustainable Fashion Awards, the first of their kind in South Africa, celebrate local fashion designers, and support and communicate best fashion practices to help change the industry. The winners of the 2020 edition were announced in November.

Sindiso Khumalo uses fashion to tell stories of women’s empowerment and global sheroes

Sindiso Khumalo is not just a LVMH finalist. An unofficial family historian, textile designer and social activist, she represents the social possibilities which can be opened up through fashion. And now, as the (joint) recipient of one of the fashion industry’s...

Lukhanyo Mdingi chooses to design with integrity and intention

From a technical prowess honed during his time at the Cape Peninsula University of Technology, to a debut at New York Fashion Week in 2019, Lukhanyo is no small-time designer. Added to this, Lukhanyo was hand picked to participate in the Ethical Fashion Initiative’s...
2020 Awards
Nominations are open for the Twyg Sustainable Fashion Awards 2020

Nominations are open for the Twyg Sustainable Fashion Awards 2020

We’ve launched the call for nominations for the Twyg Fashion Awards 2020. This has been a hard year for everyone. COVID-19 has caused havoc in people’s lives. We know this, but we know too that many people have thought deeply about their fashion practices. And we want to celebrate and recognise this work. Please find the nomination form here.


Our work is in line with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals 12, which aims to ensure sustainable consumption and production. Read More