Over the past few years we have come to expect and even anticipate fashionable outfits from South African celebrities and they are yet to disappoint us, this year they seem to have outdone themselves. From the ever stunning media personality Bonang Matheba to the ethereal Ayanda Thabethe, female South African celebrities definitely raised the fashion stakes all the more higher with their dramatic eye-catching looks as well as with their subtle well-put together outfits which they served all through the year.

To end this very fashionable year, we have put together a list of the South African female celebrities who made our 2018 all the more stylish by giving us back to back slayage both on the red carpet and off the red carpet.

Here are the style stars who killed it throughout 2018


Starting this list is the ever stylish and always ethereal looking award winning media personality Bonang Matheba who consistently had us wowed with her jaw-dropping fashionable looks and was both wardrobe and skin goals for all of 2018.


From gorgeous billowing dresses to corporate boss babe looks and power suits, Sarah Langa served so many stylish looks this year. This fashion influencer in particular kept raising the fashion stakes all year with versatile and impeccably put together outfits.


South African actress and brand ambassador  Nomzamo Mbatha left us with our jaws unhinged as she wowed on the red carpets and the gram in the most dramatic goddess-like looks all year which kept finding their way into our best dressed lists all year!


Media personality and brand strategist K Naomi Noinyane was everything goals all through 2018 especially wardrobe goals. The stylish media personality slayed effortlessly all through 2018 and we can’t wait to see the slay she has planned for 2019.


Would a list of the most stylish South African women be complete without the ever stylish Lerato Kganyago? This award winning TV presenter had so much fun with her style this year by experimenting and playing around with her looks which made her all the more fun to follow and watch.


Where exactly do we start with Ayanda Thabethe? This TV host was simply a melanin queen both on and off the red carpets with her ethereal looks and frankly, the style notes we took from her this year will be used to plan our 2019 slay.