Actress, television personality and fashion designer, Enhle Mbali Maphumulo showcased for the first time at the South African Fashion Week on the 23rd of October 2019. She revealed her new clothing label – Essie Apparel and shared a piece of her on the runway.

Weeks prior to the show, she joyfully took to Instagram to announce the news of her SAFW debut.

“I’m so excited to announce I’ll be showing for the first time on fashion week on the 23/10/19 for autumn winter 2020. Essie apparel. SO EXCITED TO SHARE A PIECE OF ME WITH YOU❤️❤️❤️ #simplylive #simplylove #simplyenhle🎓🌺🍭 #empressenhle THE TEAM IS SUPER AMPED TO SHARE!!!”

After delivering a magnificent show she expressed her pride and conveyed gratitude to her team who helped to pull off the stunning designs.

This was such a journey…. from making costumes for KB as a fresh-eyed 17- year old, I’m am proud to say I am a designer and proud owner of @essie_apparel . You are valid Your dreams are valid. When waves hit stay still as a rock and stagger through. Tastes sweeter when u get there. My team rocks!! #simplylive #simplylove #simplyenhle #empressenhle . DRESSED BY @essie_apparel.”