November 5, 2015
Aphelele

We LOVE

MISTAKES. Quite scary, right? Wrong! Besides the obvious fact that we can and SHOULD learn from our mistakes, another possibility to dealing with them has come… Have you ever planned out something like to-the-T! Then when it comes to playing out the plan, it does not come out the precisely way you intended it to?

October 31, 2015
Aphelele

Be Patient.

How many times have you personally received this specific word of advice? “Be patient” or “Wait on the Lord”Countless times, isn’t it?Let’s be honest for a moment, tell me… How much more do you want? How many more times do you need to be told that very simple and straightforward piece of advice before you

October 23, 2015
Aphelele

Started from the bottom, now…. we…. still at the bottom?

But HOW? Sometimes plans do not develop exactly as we initially wished they would. When that happens, when we do not see ourselves being where we envisioned we would be, we automatically see ourselves as LOSERS! But wait, we are not losers. As a matter of fact we are winners, we have opened ourselves up

October 6, 2015
Aphelele

I am Performer

When I was at art school I was in the Art Department, which was the only department that wasn’t a performing arts department, as the others were Drama, Dance and Music. I remember always wishing I could be apart of their performance pieces and shows, this desire was deeeeeeeep within though. So I wrote this piece when

October 3, 2015
Aphelele

Curtain Call: Up_phelele Range 2015

I am performer. That was the title of the range that was on show on 1 October, Thursday night and 2 October, Friday night. This range unfolded itself at such a pivotal moment in my life, where I learned just how I can make my work as a fashion designer become an actual performance. A




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