Makhiwa sets up formal clothing shop

Fashion devotees can now acquire some fantastic fashion pieces without the designer budget. PIC: KENNEDY RAMOKONE
Fashion devotees can now acquire some fantastic fashion pieces without the designer budget. PIC: KENNEDY RAMOKONE

Almost eight years ago, Lekang Makhiwa took a chance and followed her dream of opening up a boutique. But at the time she began everything from the boot of her car. Back then, her clients had forgotten about buying clothes on the Internet. However, Makhiwa was that affordable fashion fix.

Even though the road has been bumpy along the way, she has thrived ever since. Her customers sung the praises for her car boot sale, business bloomed and today she still offers those ethical, stylish clothes but now under a proper roof.

With her shop, Single Fabstarz now having opened its doors at Airport Junction Mall, Makhiwa continues to give the community a cool place to shop at. For a young woman who made the most out of selling from a car boot, fashion devotees can now acquire some fantastic fashion pieces without the designer budget at the new store.

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