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The East Rand Wedding Show to feature the latest collections from one of SA's top designers


22 June 2014


Craig Jacobs of Fundudzi to showcase their catwalk creations alongside the leading bridal brands at the inaugural wedding expo at Emperors Palace.

Fresh off the SA Fashion Week ramp, leading local label Fundudzi by Craig Jacobs joins an impressive line-up of the country’s top bridal brands; that will be showcasing their collections at the very first East Rand Wedding Show.
Taking place for two days only, the East Rand Wedding Show promises to be the answer to the needs of every bride-to-be and will feature over 130 of SA’s leading wedding specialists, exciting live demonstrations, awesome giveaways and prizes.

The East Rand Wedding Show is the first wedding show to offer 3 incredible competitions at a combined value of R200 000! One lucky couple will Win a Dream African Bush Wedding worth over R70 000. The second competition will involve a live Wedding Trivia Competition where 10 couples will battle it out to win a VIP Wedding Package valued at R125 000.  The third interactive and fun Get-Sticky-With-It competition will offer show visitors prizes valued up to R10 000 per day.


Meanwhile, African inspired label Fundudzi by Craig Jacobs, which is globally renowned for its ethical and eco stance in its designs, will lead the lineup at the event’s innovative Power Half Hour fashion shows.

The Power Half Hour shows will give visitors to the show an opportunity to not only experience a high-wattage fashion show, produced by FranklyWild, but also gives prospective brides the opportunity to get up close to the creations, and engage directly with each designer or representative.

Fundudzi by Craig Jacobs will be featuring its forthcoming Spring Summer 2014/15 collection, which was first showcased at SA Fashion Week earlier this year and made history for being the very first to be showcased at Africa’s busiest airport, O.R. Tambo International in Ekurhuleni.

Other labels participating in the Power Half Hour shows include the David Tlale brand, Pronovias and Olivelli.
Craig Jacobs will also be available for press interviews after his fashion show. 

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