Chu Suwannapha’s unisex Spring/ Summer ’20 collection is inspired by Sotho culture and the Sotho mountain people, a swirl of cultures and a blurring of borders.

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Think Wild Wild West; Africa edition. There is a distinct cowboy reference, but it’s more complex than the sheriff hat. The unexpected combinations of Western Cowboy scarves, streetwear beanies, sporty re-deconstructed sandals, and sophisticated tailoring give the story it’s edge.

The looks can be described as sophisticated streetwear and African dandy-esque.

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PHOTOGRAPHER:  FRANCOIS VISSER
CAMARA:  PHASE ONE
STYLIST:  CHRISNA DE BRUYN
DESIGNER:  CHULAAP
HATS:  SIMON AND MARY
LEATHER BAGS AND BELTS:  MISSIBABA
SANDALS:  AIR MBADADA
MAKE UP ARTIST:  ALICE COLORITI
STUDIO:  SUNRISE FILM STUDIO
MODELS:  COLIN  @BOSSMODELSA
TIAAN @ICEMODELSCT
HUI  @MYFRIENDNED
AZAH  @MYFRIENDNED