Shifting Sands has been the leaders in designing traditional African wedding dresses for the last 13 years. Couturier Sanette Van Schalkwyk uses her strong African roots and her unique ability to combine exquisite fabrics, African beads, elaborate textures and unusual items from various cultures to create exclusive garments with and ethnic flair.
Shifting Sands unique African and Shwe Shwe range has been featured in various National and International Magazines and television programs. Top Billing recently featured celebrity Serah Ngobeni wedding for which Sanette designed 3 Wedding dresses, 16 Brides maids' dresses, Mother and Father of the Bride and the flower girls. Many of her Shifting Sands garments have been featured on 7 de Laan and celebrities are often spotted with Shifting Sands Creations at VIP parties and events in South Africa and abroad.
Whether you are looking for an Ndebele, Tswana, Xhosa, Zulu, Sotho, Pedi or any African cultural gown, or traditional attire Shifting Sands will accommodate your style.