MmusoMaxwell has won the prestigious Karl Lagerfeld Award for Innovation at the International Woolmark Prize.
The formidable duo, Mmuso Potsane and Maxwell Boko presented a Merino wool collection for Autumn/Winter 2022.
The Woolmark company shared that the judges fell in love with MmusoMaxwell at first sight.
They showcased this collection, Ukholo - Faith.
Out of the six other finalists nominated in this category, the South African designers walked away with the AU$200,000 (over R2 million) to invest in their business development.
"What an absolute honour to receive The Karl Lagerfeld Award for Innovation! A huge thanks to our machinist, textile collaborators, amazing fellow finalists and most importantly, the incredible compassionate panel of judges," MmusoMaxwell wrote on Instagram.
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