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BACKSTAGE AT THE COOL CLUB

In our December issue, ELLE senior fashion editor Tarryn Oppel and fashion assistant Maybe Corpaci kept it cool in the summer sun with their street style The Cool Club shoot. Featuring modern 90s, sporty...
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BACKSTAGE AT SWAHILI FASHION WEEK

Over the weekend, ELLE had feet on the ground at Swahili Fashion Week in Dar es Salaam. Photographer Simon Deiner took his camera backstage to give us an insider's take on this up-and-coming East African...
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UPTOWN GIRL: BEHIND THE SCENES

In our festive December issue, ELLE Fashion Belle Nicole Newman brought a new take on summer style to the pages of our mag. Whether keeping it cool in daytime luxe or adding some glitz for a night of fun, this...
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BEHIND THE SCENES AT POPPY NTSHONGWANA X SUPERGA

She’s stylish, fierce and probably playing on a radio near you. Poppy Ntshongwana’s range of Supergas puts her in the same league as the brand's international collaborators like the Olsen twins, actress...
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BEHIND THE SCENES: PALM SPRINGS

In our November issue, ELLE Fashion Belle Nicole Newman brought us the exquisite Palm Springs shoot. With bold prints, elegant detailing, and summer-sleek silhouettes, this contemporary take on beach resort...
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BEHIND-THE-SCENES: THE NEW PRETTY

October’s ELLE revels in confident femininity: embracing the spirited, stylish and strong within ourselves. Tarryn Oppel's The New Pretty shoot explores the graceful power of womanhood with tactile textures,...
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5 MINS WITH SIYATHEMBA DUMA

Just one week ahead of his inaugural SA Fashion Week showcasing, designer Siyethemba Duma of brand Matte Nolim, shares his fashion passion with ELLE in an exclusive interview. Describe yourself in five...
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BACKSTAGE AT PARIS FASHION WEEK

Paris Fashion Week has come and gone, and the curtain has fallen on the S/S 15 collections. From a distance, we've seen famous faces, flashing lights and clothes that women dream of. And now we’ve gone...
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BEHIND THE SCENES: ART WORKS

October's ELLE ushers in the month with an artistic shoot showcasing the season's most explosive colours and bright abstract prints. Paired with sculptural accessories and statement footwear, the dynamic looks...
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INSIDE #MBFWAFRICA MODEL CASTING CALL

The ELLE team popped-in to the 15 on Orange Hotel to catch a glimpse of the ins and outs of a typical runway show casting. Many models showed up, ready to strut their stuff for a place on the up-coming...