MBFWCT 2012 – backstage beauty Day 1

Thursday, 26 July 2012

The opening show at this year’s Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Cape Town took place at City Hall, with the Rosenworth collection opening the evening, followed by Philosophy and then KlukCGdT closing the evening with a spectacular glitter bomb.

ghd and M.A.C are the make-up and hair partners for the Mother City’s latest fashion week, and stylists were in full force last night – swatching, primping, curling and dabbing. Take a look at the key make-up and hair looks for Day 1 of MBFWCT 2012.

Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Cape Town - Backstage beauty Day 1

Backstage photos: Gary Stemmett / SDR Photo
Runway photos: Simon Deiner / SDR Photo

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Megan Kakora has helped launch the websites of, and been the online editor for, some of South Africa’s biggest glossy magazines. She believes in less-is-more, except when it comes to her collection of nail polish colours.
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  1. kunene

    Philosophy is absolutely gorgeous!

    6 years ago •

  1. ricebunny

    the coral lip is still very hot this season :)

    7 years ago •

  1. GREEN


    7 years ago •

  1. Chicara

    Would be an awesome place to be – backstage. :)

    7 years ago •

  1. Rochelle Stewart

    The Philosophy and Rosenworth dress I just adore!

    7 years ago •

  1. Mpoyif

    Absolutely love the Rosenworth dress!

    7 years ago •

  1. Lady-T

    Ladies are leggy and stunning!!! love make-up pics :)

    7 years ago •

  1. M.Ross

    Omg it looks awesome! Would love to do makeup for MBFW!

    7 years ago •

  1. DIVA

    very nice, and the dresses are stunning.

    7 years ago •

  1. Clarad

    That Philosophy dress would look great on me! ;)

    7 years ago •

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