Thabo Makhetha is a luxury womenâ€™s wear label established in 2009. Best known for their pret-a-porter range of winter capes inspired and made from traditional Basotho blankets. Thabo Makhetha has garnered numerous awards and accolades. In 2014 she made her runway debut at Vancouver Fashion Week in Canada, where she was praised for the quality and creativity of her work. She was listed as one of the Top 40 under 40 Business Leaders of 2014, by the Nelson Mandela Bay Business Chamber, and the Arts and Culture Trust of South Africa honoured her with the 2014 Impact Award for Design. The brandâ€™s Classic Starburst piece, was nominated for the Most Beautiful Object in South Africa 2016(MBOISA). Makhetha was also listed as one of the top 200 Young Africans of 2017 by The Mail and Guardian.