Fashion Devotees Await Return of the Dundee July Racing Event With Anticipation.
Horseracing fans and social butterflies alike are eagerly awaiting the return of the Dundee July to northern KwaZulu-Natal. The popular racing event is set to take place on the 20th July at the Dundee racetrack, and the hype surrounding it is by no means restricted to equestrian circles alone. In the eight years since its inception, the event has earned a reputation as a fashion mecca, and as a result is hugely anticipated by style devotees across the province.
In recent years, the Dundee July has become a byword for glitz and glamour, and provides a stage for top local designers to showcase their wares. There will be several fashion shows hosted throughout the day, intended to simultaneously show off and encourage local talent whilst boosting the blooming KwaZulu-Natal fashion sector.
The fashion aspect of the 2013 Dundee July will be sponsored for the first time by the KwaZulu-Natal Fashion Council, who will be sending representatives to assist up-and-coming new designers. Their influence on the KZN fashion scene is considerable: “Prizes for the best designers at the event’s fashion shows will be sponsored by the KZN Fashion Council (KZNFC).