Impossible is Nothing: Thebe Magugu on excellence, education, and his beloved muse

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Thebe Magugu for adidas. (Image supplied by adidas South Africa)
Thebe Magugu for adidas. (Image supplied by adidas South Africa)

In an ongoing flow of landmark wins, Thebe Magugu - the eponymous label founded in 2016 by South African designer Thebetsile Magugu - has cemented its name at the Costume Institute at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, earned an LVMH Prize and an International Woolmark Prize nomination, and recently developed an anti-viral fabric (even tested on Covid-19). 

One therefore can't help but ask oneself; how does excellence outdo itself? 

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