Mustafa Hassanali Showcases New Menswear collection 'Mustafa's Manyara' in Cape Town, South Africa

Mustafa Hassanali evokes his childhood memories which has inspired Mustafa Hassanali Autumn/winter 2016 collection Aptly Named “Mustafa’s Manyara”















Lake Manyara is a shallow lake in the Natron-Manyara-Balangida branch in Manyara Region in Tanzania. Stretching for 50km along the base of the rusty-gold 600-metre high Rift Valley escarpment, Lake Manyara is a scenic gem, with a setting extolled by Ernest Hemingway as “the loveliest I had seen in Africa,The Lake Manyara offers fabulous inspiration, giving styles an exotic look that conveys nature and wildlife message of harmony.
Pan African designer Mustafa Hassanali is thus bringing this nature’s wonder to the runway as Mustafa’s Manyara. The autumn/Winter collection comprises of amalgamation of colours hues of swampy greens, flamingo pink, black and gold. Continuing with Mustafa’s love affair with animal prints, the crocodile and snake print reign supreme. This jungle-inspiration takes a fashionable walk on the wild side making it perfect for those who enjoy living on the wild side of exotic, vibrant and Vivacious life.

Images courtesy Simon Deiner