Kekana and George Malelu met in 2010 when Kekana was ambassador of the Mpumalanga Fashion Week where Malelu was showcasing his collection.
In November 2013 they formed their label, focusing on designer couture and have since dressed the likes of Amanda DuPont, boity and Siphokazi January.
Within the team, Kekana is the label’s creative director while Malelu is the resident designer.
The launch of the store, “Quiteria & George”, in the heart of Gandhi Square, Johannesburg, saw their theme “La Madame” come to life in front of a gasping crowd.
Let the following pictures do the talking.
My body has frozen in our frosts and in our latter day snows. It has thawed in the warmth of our sunshine and melted in the heat of the midday sun. The crack and the rumble of the summer thunders, lashed by startling lightening, have been a cause both of trembling and of hope. We celebrate US. I AM DESIGNER
I owe my being to the hills and the valleys, the mountains and the glades, the rivers, the deserts, the trees, the flowers, the seas and the ever-changing seasons that define the face of our native land. I Am QUITERIA AND GEORGE. I AM A SOUTH FRICAN and GLOBAL DESIGNER