Lukhanyo Mdingi is a South African designer based in Cape Town. Lukhanyo interprets minimal aesthetics with his clothing, finding the balance between line, form and texture. Mdingi creates minimal looks that are distinct and powerful, with a flare of contemporary elegance and sophistication.

Lukhanyo Mdingi studied Fashion Design at the Cape Peninsula University of Technology, from which he graduated in 2014. Lukhanyo Mdingi also won the Elle Rising Star Competition in 2013.

With the Ethical Fashion Initiative, Lukhanyo Mdingi participated in the Generation Africa show at Pitti Uomo 89. For the show he collaborated with fellow South African designer, Nicholas Coutts to create their Autumn/Winter 2016 collection.