The history of Grasshoppers

The history of Grasshoppers

Now in its 150th+ year since it was started by Charles Searle back in 1859 ... Bolton Footwear has ensured that Grasshoppers shoes can stride with purpose and positivity into the 21st Century." Hav...

Eco-friendly

Eco-friendly

You often hear the term global warming thrown around very loosely, talks about saving the sea turtles, polar bears and keeping our earth clean - but what does it actually mean?  In layman's terms, ...

The importance of manufacturing in Africa

The importance of manufacturing in Africa

It's no kept secret that the African economy is in a fragile state. Poverty, lack of education, cultural segregation and financial inequality are some of the key factors that contribute to the inst...

Grade Collabs with Enzi Footwear, and LDRS 1354

Grade Africa collaborates with Enzi Footwear, and LDRS 1354 on a limited edition tee and hoodie collection. This collab was available exclusively at Sneaker Exchange in Jo'burg last year. The aim o...

Where to Buy Streetwear in South Africa

What is streetwear? Streetwear is the clothing of “cool kids”, its a form of expression first popularized by skater boys and surfers in the ’70s and 80’s and later by hip-hop culture and sports sta...

Black Friday Fashion Sale 2018 (South Africa)

Grade Africa will have a Black Friday Fashion sale on the 23rd of November 2018 with up to 40% off all men’s and women’s urban fashion wear. Browse the store, and do some online window shopping bef...