Diaan Daniels is a South African fashion designer, born in Bloemfontein. He has made waves in the South African fashion industry, and has also extended internationally.
Diaan was named Disney Africa’s exclusive Designer in 2014, teaming up with Disney to host a “Disney Princess Dress” competition. Diaan’s affiliation with Disney also inspired his 2014/2015 Fantasy collection. An element of which was inspired by the release of Maleficent.
Diaan Daniels regularly dresses South Africa’s most recognized faces and celebrities for many Red Carpet events, dressing the likes of: Loyiso Bala, Zak Hendrikz, Cindy Swanepoel, Duane Vermeulen, David Wiese, Heinz Winckler, Graeme Watkins, Jen Su, Annie Malan, Mariechan (Jamali), Bobby van Jaarsveld, Jacques Terblanche, Terence Bridget, Dalan Lance, Neels van Jaarsveld, Corine Du Toit, Kurt Darren, Emo Adams, Shaleen Surtie-Richards and many more…
Diaan Daniels opened his ready-to-wear Bridal Store in January 2015, also specializing in Bespoke Bridal Gowns, Evening Dresses and Suits. His Ready-to-wear 2016/2017 Bridal Collection “Devoted” will be available shortly Nationwide and internationally in London Boutiques!
Annie Malan attended the Cannes Film Festival’s AMFAR event wearing a Diaan Daniels gown, and spent the evening with the likes of Justin Bieber, Sharon Stone, Jessica Chastain, etc.
The latest in international achievements include Diaan Daniels’ creations being worn at the Emmy Awards. He was also part of Kyknet’s Advertising Campaign “Beleef jou Wereld in Afrikaans” as one of Kyknet’s faces, as well as dressing over 60 celebrities for this project which recently won a Pendoring Award.
Diaan Daniels is currently the presenter on “My Droom Trou-Rok” a reality show on the new Dstv Channel 147 on Via.