Sheila-Madge Bakker won first prize in the Lufthansa First Class Collections earlier this year. “It was a true Miss World moment. Going to Germany opened up a whole world of new possibilities. Being exposed to different details and cultures was a life changing experience.” Sheila-Madge reconciles concept and avant-garde with wearability, “Fashion is Art.” The natural environment provides her with endless inspiration, clearly evident through her use of colour and texture. Sheila-Madge studied fashion design at FEDISA in Cape Town. Stocked by Merchant on Long, The Space.
Shiela Madge participated in the South Africa Fashion Week Autumn/Winter 2018 held at Sandton City Shopping Centre from October 24-27, 2017. Here are highlights from the collection.
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