She’s a dreamer. A doer. A thinker.

Have you ever thought that 24 hours in a day is not enough time to ‘do’ life?


Susan van Zyl – Nakara photo shoot

I’d like to introduce you to Susan, a medical rep, national sports women, socialite and all-round fashionista.

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Hat etiquette

children's hat

How would you wear a sporty?

A true gentleman tips his hat when greeting and sporting a panama is ideal for girls with long or short hair. Any headwear is also essential for protection against the harsh sunrays.

Although a hat covers one’s head, it reaveals your character. 

Wear it with confidence.


Be yourself


Look mom, no bow tie

At swank, we don’t believe in conformity (what is considered as ‘the norm’ anyway?).

The above outfit idea is a merry mix of colour and playfulness. This is the type of attire our little dude chooses to wear to a play date or on an outing to the mall.

Wear whatever makes you feel comfortable.

Freedom Day 2016

The 27 April commemorates the day South Africa held its first democratic election (1994).

We celebrated the day with an extraordinary ‘mother’ from the Clover Mama Afrika project. The project identifies women making a difference in their communities and trains them with skills, to be self sufficient.


Mama Mary

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