MERGE ZA is a travelling showroom, bringing the best of South Africa's designers & contemporary fashion culture.

We host experimental showrooms in urban hotspots, facilitating relationships and collaborations with buyers, designers, creatives, media, academia and more. We inspire and drive innovation, adding a South African voice and distinctive style to the global discourse on fashion trends.

MERGE ZA was founded with the vision to promote South African design & contemporary fashion culture around the world and to realise a sustainable fashion industry. Our platform offers young niche fashion designers the opportunity to enter the global fashion market, and for global partners to connect with professionals and talents in the South African clothing and design sector.

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