SAFW Attendance Report

SAFW Attendance Report November 2019 The South Africa Mohair Cluster has the privilege of attending the AW/20 South African Fashion Week Showcase, which was home to a number of innovative designers who had incorporated mohair within their collections. One such designer was from Erre, a design powerhouse aimed at providing …

Discussing the Responsible Mohair Standard with Mohair SA’s General Manager

Discussing the Responsible Mohair Standard with Mohair SA’s General Manager September 2019 Newsletter  Progress is continuing in the development of the Responsible Mohair Standard. In their October/November 2019 issue, yarn, fibre and fabric magazine Twist spoke to Lindsay Humphreys, our General Manager, to find out more. Further discussions about the …

July 2019 Newsletter

RESPONSIBLE MOHAIR STANDARD UPDATE July 2019 Newsletter  RESPONSIBLE MOHAIR STANDARD UPDATE Mohair South Africa (MSA) is working closely with Textile Exchange in the development of the new, internationally recognised Responsible Mohair Standard (RMS).   The RMS will incorporate the mohair industry’s existing Sustainable Production Guidelines into the globally-recognised Responsible Wool …

A commitment to sustainability by the South African mohair industry

A commitment to sustainability by the South African mohair industry Mohair South Africa propels sustainability by supporting responsible production of the luxurious fibre. 26 June 2019 Soft, lush, warm and timeless; it’s hard to imagine mohair as anything other than pure luxury. Furthermore the story behind the production of this …

Mohair South Africa (MSA) and the South African Mohair Cluster (SAMC) Collaboration

Mohair South Africa (MSA) and the South African Mohair Cluster (SAMC) Collaboration 24 April 2019 MSA has been working closely with the SAMC over the course of the last year, and it’s important to share our renewed commitment to collaborating with the SAMC in the upliftment of the Mohair Sector …

MSA works with Textile Exchange to release a draft Mohair Responsible Standard

MSA works with Textile Exchange to release a draft Mohair Responsible Standard 09 April 2019 Mohair South Africa is proud to be working with Textile Exchange in developing an international mohair standard. Whilst the industry has been governed by its own Sustainable Guidelines since 2009, the importance of an international …

PRESS RELEASE: ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE NEW GENERAL MANAGER AT MOHAIR SOUTH AFRICA

PRESS RELEASE: ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE NEW GENERAL MANAGER AT MOHAIR SOUTH AFRICA We are delighted to announce the appointment of Lindsay Humphreys to the position of General Manager of Mohair South Africa. We look forward to seeing great things from Lindsay and are excited by the new avenues of possibility …

MOHAIR SA WORKS CLOSELY WITH THE MOHAIR EMPOWERMENT TRUST

MOHAIR SA WORKS CLOSELY WITH THE MOHAIR EMPOWERMENT TRUST Friday, 29 March 2019 In addition to our continuously-evolving guidelines laid down to ensure a thriving and profitable South African mohair industry, we work closely with the Mohair Empowerment Trust to assist emerging farmers in developing successful and sustainable Angora goat …