Couture: Race Day Fashion Design

2012-05-12 00:00

ASPIRING and accomplished designers, hair stylists and artists are invited to enter this year’s Golden Horse Casino Sprint Race Day fashion design competition at Scottsville Racecourse on May 26.

This year’s theme is “Secret Dream-World” and there are over R50 000 worth of prizes to be won.

“This theme will produce a number of fashion ideas for designers,” said the casino’s marketing manager, Prabashni Reddy. About 200 designers entered last year and they are expecting more entries this year.

There will be a Young Designer fashion show on May 25 at Veritas club at the Casino, followed by the fashion extravaganza the next day.

Judges include top Durban designer Haroun Hansrot, Miss India SA International Serina Kal­kapersad, and model and make-up artist Muzi Zuma.

Contestants will battle in five categories: Avant Garde, Best dressed person, Best young designer, Best head gear and Most striking couple. The winners will receive exclusive accommodation and entertainment prizes and be pampered with grooming vouchers and receive other prizes.

Join the conversation! encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
Comments have been closed for this article.

Inside News24

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.