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TAMARA CHERIE DYSON FOR MRP


Discover our new range by Tamara Chérie Dyson, winner of last years Elle Rising Star Design Award with MRP. Get your hands on your favourite items in-store and online now.

#TCDforMRP


#TCDforMRP

Here’s some of the fun that went down at last night’s #TCDforMRP collab range launch at our #MRPpopup shop on Long Street, Cape Town. Customers enjoyed late-night exclusive shopping, live DJ’s, sweet treats, a calligraphy station and a chance to win hot spot prizes!

If you’re in Cape Town this weekend, come on by this weekend and shop our #TCDforMRP range exclusively or get your hands on your fav items in-store and online at MRP.com from Monday 7 September!

#MRPpopup #TCDforMRP


MEET OUR #ELLERISINGSTAR TOP 8 FINALISTS

 

After much anticipation we are excited to announce that we have selected our top eight finalists for this year’s #ELLERisingStar Design Awards in association with Elle Magazine and MRP. This past week our judges met, deliberated and had the difficult job of sifting through the entries to select the top 8.

Congratulations to Alexia Hechter, Bianca Messina, Cara Geach, Daisie Jo Grobler, Diandra Haupt, Hamza Guelmoss, Blunke Janse van Rensburg and Siyabonga Ntini.

Watch this space as we get to know our finalists a bit better!

 


MRP POP UP SHOP

Here’s what went down at the opening of our new Pop Up Shop on 110 Long Street, Cape Town last night!

Wish you were there? You can be! Pop in now.

Images: Niquita Bento

Mon-Fri 9am-5pm
Sat 9am-1:30pm
Sun- Closed


THAT SEVENTIES STYLE

 

Warmer weather, longer days and mixtapes on repeat. This spring, we’re throwing back seventies style.

Love what you see. Shop it now.


THROWBACK & RELAX

This spring, we’re throwing back seventies style. Check out the behind the scenes from our shoot. What’s your fave look?

Shop this story now.


MEET THE #ELLERISINGSTAR JUDGES: EMILIE GAMBADE

The search for Africa’s next rising star designer is underway and the excitement is building. Meet Emilie Gambade- ELLE’s Editor and Rising Star Design Award judge.

What are you looking for in 2015’s ERS winner?  

Flair, audacity, skills, love and care.

The moment you first fell in love with fashion was…  

Watching my grandmother transforming beautiful fabrics into dresses, her back bent over the Singer sewing machine, a clinking sound following her agile fingers.

Favourite item in your wardrobe right now? 

A camel cape-duffle coat in wool that keeps me warm in winter.

What stands out for you when reviewing the storyboards and collection sketch books submitted with entries? 

Flair, audacity, skills, craftsmanship, love and care. And a strong vision.

Highlight of your career so far? 

Not one, but many! The people I have met, the friendships I have made, the team I am surrounded by, the projects we tackle and the challenges we face together: every morsel of the journey is a highlight.

Your style in three words. 

Less is more.

Instagram or Twitter? 

Instagram – visuals can say so much more than 140 characters…

Top tips for anyone wanting to enter ERS 2015? 

Be curious, ask questions, do your research; tell a cohesive story; make sure that what you design on paper will be feasible in reality.

Have you entered #ELLERisingStar yet? If not, enter here now!


HAPPY YOUTH DAY!

To the doers, thinkers and the forever young!

Happy Youth Day!

#MRPyouthday


ARE YOU THE NEXT ELLE RISING STAR 2015?

The entries are officially open for this years ELLE Rising Star Design Awards. Here’s your chance to kick-start your fashion career with ELLE and MRP.

Watch last year’s journey and, if you think you have what it takes, ENTER now.


KICK-START YOUR FASHION CAREER!

Entries are officially open for this year’s Elle Rising Star Design Awards with ELLE, Africa Fashion International (AFI) and MRP!  Not only will you have the opportunity to work in collaboration with us to launch your own range, you will also benefit from a mentoring programme, including business coaching with a reputable institution, and receive exposure in ELLE Magazine which will assist you in the competitive world of fashion design!

Think you have what it takes? Find out all the deets and enter now.


MRP DENIM POP-UP SHOP

Hey Braamfontein!

Check out our exclusive denim pop-up on 70 Juta Street which is open until the 26 May!

Shop the latest looks and hottest fits. Plus- there is free wi-fi, coffee, an embroidery station and much more! Just because…

#MRPdenim #MRPpopupshop #connectindenim