Gert Johan-Coetzee dresses are a fantasy for fashion-lovers with the designer’s signature being sophistication, the designs are renowned for both red carpet events and weddings.
His legendary feminine dresses have been worn by some of the most fashionable women; including Lupita Nyong’o, Kelly Rowland, Tiwa Savage, Kourtney Kardashian, Minnie Dhlamini, Toke Makinwa, Bonang Matheba among others, these #Bellastylistas know that Gert is sure to elevate you to the top of the red carpet best-dressed lists.
We’re in love with the vibrant hues, glamorous 1940s flavours and lavish doses of frothy fabric. Each delicate piece adorned with colourful blossoms on our favourite celebrities have us seduced by the South African designer all over again.
On his Instagram page, Gert put up a ball gown countdown featuring these three similar fairytale dresses and we’ve decided to join the fun.
Bonang’s Barbie Birthday Dress
His all-time muse wore a gorgeous hot pink embellished bustier and multi-layered tulle dress for her lavish 30th birthday. In a BellaNaija Style exclusive interview Gert said:
I know how to enhance Bonang’s best features, and she knows how to wear my dresses to best effect – it is a collaboration that keeps working!
Toke Makinwa Blossoming at Elite Model Look 2017
Toke was a sight to behold wearing a canary yellow plunging V-neck gown and fluffy organza floor length dress with beaded embroidery around the bust cup and belt section.
Ballerina Thuso Mbedu at International Emmy Awards
Thuso who was nominated for the Best Performance by an Actress category at the Awards show last weekend wore an aqua blue dress featuring a plain bodice and flouncy bottom which added drama to the look. Thuso said on her Instagram:
Cinderella went to the ball and had the time of her life. The castle is ours ✊🏾