SABC1’s 20 Years of Loxion Kulca opens with majestic shots of Joburg. Local golden-era beats by H20 and Pro play in the background. This immaculately compiled presentation takes us back to 1999 and the emergence of a streetwear brand that would give an identity to the creative wave sweeping through the streets.
Neo Rathebe is a first-time director and it is remarkable what he’s been able to do. His clever use of archive footage shows how Loxion Kulca has touched so many veins of creativity – from being worn by presenters on one of the best game shows this country has seen, Jam Alley, to forming part of the wardrobe for thugged-out characters in brilliant dramas like Yizo Yizo..
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Viewers get interesting titbits about the brand’s creation, such as the fact that they didn’t make it into SA Fashion Week the first time they tried to enter … imagine. This prompted the guys to get their own ramps and take fashion to the hood, which, in the grand scheme of things, was probably a better move. [ https://www.news24.com/ ]