Updated: Jul 4, 2020
Rich Fumani Mnisi is an award-winning contemporary fashion designer with a keen interest in pop culture. Born and raised in South Africa and a graduate of Leaders in the Science of Fashion (LISOF).
Rich has been taking the fashion world by storm with his self-entitled multi-disciplinary brand, “Rich Mnisi” which he founded in 2015 following his Africa International Young Designer of the Year award in 2014.
He draws his fresh perspective on fashion by inspiration from a variety of sources outside of fashion such as nature, film, art and music. His designs have graced the editorial pages of notable publications including Vogue, ELLE, Marie Claire, GQ, and many more.
Naomi Campbell, Beyonce and Ciara are a few international celebrities who have worn Mnisi’s designs. A global fashion sensation, he was listed on 2019 Forbes 30under30 and has bagged the Essence Best in Black Fashion award for Emerging designer. Rich Mnisi is a designer to look out for as he continues on his road to becoming one of the best fashion designers globally.