On Thursday, August 7th the mall of Sandton City was abuzz with celebs and media moguls to celebrate the opening of international store, Banana Republic! GoTrend was there to get all the details and of course soak up all the fashion.
Inspired by the innovation of San Francisco, Banana Republic opened its second store in South Africa in the sophisticated Sandton City. High profile guests & media attended the launch event where they experienced Banana Republic’s approach to style, living & a state of mind that separates it from the crowd.
Actors Anthony Oseyemi, Michaella Russell and Amalia Uys; TV Presenter Jonathan Boynton-Lee and SAMA winners LeAnne and Nakhane Toure were all dressed in Banana Republic and styled by bloggers Thithi Nteta and Neil Doveton.
Some of the other high profiled celebrity guests included Current Miss SA Rolene Strauss, Ex Miss SA Vanessa Carreira, Jay Anstey, Editor of Destiny Man, Kojo Baffoe, Simba Mhere and Maps Maponyane. While there was entertainment by the Indie band Bye Beneco.