Growing up in Stellenbosch, sewing was a family pastime for Danielle and it was not long for her to realise that she would favour a career in the fashion industry.
Danielle fell in love with the world of high-end fashion while working at Selfridges & Co, in London. When she returned to South Africa, Danielle studied fashion design at The Cape Peninsula University of Technology in Cape Town. A few years later she qualified as a fashion designer, with a National Diploma in Fashion Design.
Danielle started her fashion career as a junior buyer at one of South Africa's leading fashion retailers, Truworths. She then moved on to enrich her design career by becoming a pattern drafter at renowned South African fashion house Kluk/CGDT and later became creative design assistant & production manager. Danielle has also worked with well-known South African designers such as Paul Van Zyl, Errol Arendz and Gabi Rosenwerth.
In 2009 Danielle started her own fashion label known as Danielle Margaux and she has not looked back since…
Danielle has over 15 years experience working locally and abroad in the fashion industry, ranging from fashion buying to assisting on fashion shoots for various magazines.
To date, Danielle has taken part in six consecutive Mercedes Benz Fashion Weeks and collaborated with many of South African elite businesses , celebrities & style icons.
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