The fashion industry in Eswatini is becoming more competitive day by day. In the past 3 years, we have experienced the emergence of numerous fashion designers, clothing brands and modelling agencies. Some of these industry players are publicly know and some are yet to blowup. Here are some Brands you can check out:
- Sgonian Republik
Founded by Philani Mpanza who hails from Siteki town, Lubombo. The clothing brand produces casual wear, menswear and also suits. This brand is highly visible on every social media platforms. You can check it out on facebook and Instagram @Sgonian Replublik_SR
- CAVA Wear
Cava wear has taken streets by storm. The clothing brand is owned by Sibusiso ‘’Cbuj’’ Ngubeni. CAVA wear has demonstrated their outfits in fashion shows and been worn by artists. CAVA wear recites at EMC Design Studio opposite Liqhaga Building in Manzini.
- Mark Swagg
Founded by Chenx, a fashion designer in mostly young people who embrace street wear trends. The clothing brand has gained momentum and has been worn by local and even South African artist like Fifi Cooper. Mark Swagg clothing is located in Manzini, opposite Liqhaga building in EMC Design Studio.
- Teddz Urban
Teddz Urbanis also a street wear brand that has successfully designed casual outfits for supporters and has also been seen worn by other local artists. The founder of the brand, Mxolisi D-Mxo Baras who graduated from Limokokwing University, and holds an Associate Degree in Events Management promotes his brand innovatively and using creativity at its best. From bucket hats, t-shirts, to hoddies to trousers. You can follow them on Facebook @TedzzUrban Wear
Founder Thabo Mnisi is a Dj and fashionista. The brand has shown rapid growth over the past years with clients in a short period of time. The brand has been worn by both local and South African artists including Thaphelo Mokeona, AKA, Kwesta just to mention a few. Checkout more of his merch on his is business account TOSMerch on instagram.
Sekul8 is a clothing brand founded by Dj KB. His street culture clothing consist of those casual wear and designer outfits. With the label gaining its identity and image the brand is recognized largely in the country by fans and artists. You can know more about the brand @Sekul8-Clothing Brand on facebook and Instagram.
- Dj Mbo
DJ Mbo’s clothing line is one of the best selling brands in Eswatini. It’s impossible to go one day without seeing someone wearing Mbo’s merch. The brand produces casual clothes, hats, t-shirts, crop tops etc. You can get this merch at sneakers, Mbabane and Clothing Solutions, Bhunu Mall, Manzini.
- SLAM Wear
Slam wear is a trapping in the fashion world in Eswatini. The clothing brand comes in colourful details, creating a diverse and wide range of clothes. From socks to sweat suits, hoodies, joggers, and caps. Follow them on instagram and facebook @SLAM wear.
9. Nkosi Culture
This brand is made for the Kings and Queens. It is more about expressing and showing pride in our culture in Eswatini. Founded by Thembinkosi Mthethwa, he’s clothing line is aimed at the celebration of African print in style. From t-shirts, caps, dresses and hoodies. Follow and check his facebook page @ThembinkosiMthethwa. Brand is also available in Gwamile street, Mbabane.
Check out these and brands and get yourself an outfit!