Thebe Magugu is a young designer based in Johannesburg, South Africa. Magugu studied fashion design, fashion photography and fashion media at the South African school of fashion Stadio. Two years after winning best graduate collection, he created the brand Thebe Magugu and won the prestigious LVMH Prize 2019 for best emerging designer.
According to Magugu, “together with our pillar values of quality, novelty and culture, we constantly seek new ways of presenting women with clothing that both complies with and enhances the everyday. Sleek, forward-looking design intersects with motifs from our continent’s storied past, providing smart, multifaceted clothes as valuable as their woman”.