& OTHER STORIES LAUNCHES PARTNERSHIP WITH SOUTH AFRICAN BRAND: SINDISO KHUMALO
On Thursday April 13, & Other Stories is delighted to launch its next co-lab collection, this time with Sindiso Khumalo. The eponymous label is known for its modern, sustainable textiles with a strong emphasis on South African history. The label’s prints are based on Khumalo’s hand-painted watercolors and collages. The Sindiso Khumalo co-lab will feature ready-to-wear, swimwear and accessories made from materials sourced in a more sustainable way. Vibrant, with many colors and prints, the collection is stylish, playful – in spirit and design.
Founded in 2015, the Sindiso Khumalo brand is unconditionally bold, fresh and feminine. Each collection emphasizes the designer’s South African heritage and history, with sustainability, craft and empowerment at its heart. Sindiso Khumalo, based in Cape Town, was a winner of the GCFA Independent Designer award and co-winner of the LVMH Prize in 2020. Contemporary, beyond trends and seasons, and clothing with intent are all key features.
“My hopes and wishes for this co-lab with & Other Stories are to shine a light on African design and the magical nature of our mysterious continent. Another goal is to show the customer the importance of materials in building your wardrobe. by showing that clothing made from materials sourced in a more sustainable way can be bold and playful. We want to start a conversation about sustainability with more people,”Sindiso Khumalo