Bulawayo: Zimbabwean entertainment personalities, Gilmore Tee & Mbo Mahocs will be attending this years Vodacom Durban July which will be held at Greyville Race Course i Durban, South Africa this Saturday the 2nd of July.
The Durban July is billed as Africa’s greatest and it has a long and rich history spanning three centuries, with the inaugural running taking place in 1897.
It is always run on the first Saturday in July at Greyville Racecourse over a distance of 2200 metres and the 2016 version is due to take place on Saturday July 2nd.
For fashionistas and designers, it is the place they dress to impress with each year having a theme. This year the theme for the VDJ is Leader of the pack.
Mbo Mahocs who is known for her ravishing outfits is fully prepared to attend the event. She is known for her Guest Presenting skills at the Zimbabwe Music Awards and her work as a voice over artists. Mao is known for her online TV show – Bulawayo Swagg, which she hosted for one season and left it to do more of LIVE hosting.
She has cohosted with Arthur Evans and Big Brother Africa’s Dillish Matthews in the past. Mahocs who is one of the most celebrated stylish woman in Zimbabwe, will be attending alongside her fellow stylish colleague Gilmore Tee – The Global Citizen.
“I have been waiting for this years event and are looking forward to showing you my outfit that has been sitting patiently to be revealed at this event. As i previous stated in some interview i had before, this year is about pushing beyond the borders and making sure that my works is seen and hear out there.
I am looking forward to getting back to your TV’s, the time bigger and better. It is all about moving forward. I will not review who designed my outfits for the event, you will need to keep watch on social media”, expressed Mbo Mahocs
Gilmore Tee who is a celebrated award winning social entrepreneur, is known for his works in the fashion industry as a Fashion Facilitator, Publicist and Fashion Groomer. He has worked with a lot of Zimbabwean designers in facilitating for them to get local and international markets.
His facilitation works have seen Zimbabwean designers showcasing at platforms such as Durban Fashion Fair, South African Menswear Week and Fashion Weekend Zimbabwe, just to mention a few.
The opinionated 26 year old is also known for hosting the red carpet of the Zimbabwe Music Awards, where he wore happy socks this year and received a lot of attention from fashion critics.
“Vodacom Durban July is a good platform for designers to show their creativity by working with personalities. I am all about pushing Zimbabwean Fashion, might it be at a Film or Music Awarding ceremony, my main aim is to make sure that people talk about the fashion.
This year for the Vodacom Durban July, i am really excited to be working with Thembani Mubochwa & Tapfumanei Munenge, whom have designed outstanding outfits for me. They are talented and deserve the recognition”, said Gilmore Tee
The duo is known for being stylish all the time, and we are expecting them to full represent Zimbabwean Fashion an the entertainment scene in a good way.
The Vodacom Durban July – Africa’s Greatest Horseracing Event