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Thapelo

kid kid

"Thaps"

With an eye for the extraordinary, there is no stopping Thapelo’s fashion future.

This funny and seemingly shy young designer from Germiston spends his weekends cooking and experimenting with make-up. He loves designing items that are out of the ordinary, fit for people comfortable in their own skin. For local inspiration he looks to David Tlale and he would love to meet SA rapper Nadia Nakai.

Hometown:

Germiston, Johannesburg

Age:

16

Hobbies:

Cooking & Drawing designs

Grade:

9

Style Icon:

David Tlale

Favourite Celebrity:

Khaya Dladla/Nadia Nakai

Personality Type:

The underdog

Style:

Vintage with contemporary edge

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