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Thabang Mabe hails from Madibogo Pan in the North West Province. Fashion is a generational craft in his family. He learnt so much from his grandmother who opened a sewing centre to teach people how to sew and make clothes, his mother and his aunt a self-taught hand embroiderer.
This willingness to take this to the highest level, his brand ‚ÄúVERO AMELIO‚ÄĚ was nborn ‚Äď ‚Äėvero‚Äô from his mother‚Äôs name Veronica and ‚Äėamelio‚Äô, improvement or the act of making something better. His collection ‚ÄúThe Drip‚ÄĚ was inspired by Hip-Hop sub-culture, and military and Japanese silhouettes.
His collection, is aimed at youth between the ages of 18 and 35, who love Hip-Hop and streetwear. His future plans include running his own clothing business in South Africa.