3 Local Businesses You Need to Support

To celebrate Womxn’s Month, the LAB set out to find local women-led businesses who are changing the game. 


1. Koeksuster

Koeksuster is a feminist intimates and sleepwear brand encouraging young womxn to know themselves better, explore who they are sexually and ultimately become more comfortable with who they are.

Check out the brands latest fashion film below. 

Koeksuster Intimates - Fashion Film from Thea Small on Vimeo.

You can view Koeksuster's products online at or buy their screen-printed Tee's in store at Fabricate Cape Town.


2. Femme Projects

FEMME Projects, which stands for Freedom of Education Motivates Empowerment,  is making serious strides in highlighting the importance of empowering womxn in at-risk communities. The organisation advocates for access to menstrual and sexual health education.

Sneaker LAB x The Femme Project

Head over to the Femme Projects page for more information on how you can get involved or purchase their clothing.


3. Clit Clothing

Clit clothing uses fashion as a tool for protest, raising awareness and operating within the space where activism and fashion collide as a means of wearable social commentary. Their slogans explore subjects such as consent and sexual empowerment; aiming to empower the person wearing the merchandise.

Sneaker LAB x Clit Clothing

You can visit the Clit Clothing team at the Neighbourgoods Market in Cape Town on Saturdays, or check out their products online.


Original article featured on Superbalist.


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