Feather Awards: Outfits, glam and winners from the 2020 ceremony

Feather Awards: Outfits, glam and winners from the 2020 ceremony

- This year's ceremony of The Feather Awards did not let 2020 cramp its style and had Mzansi's LGBTQI+ icons and allies looking fine

- The awards were celebrating their 12th year since beginning in 2008 and nominees and guests pulled out all the stops for the occasion

- Briefly.co.za takes a look at the winners, glam and outfits of the night

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Mzansi's LGBTQI+ icons and allies were looking utterly stunning as they turned out for Africa's biggest Gay awards ceremony, The Feather Awards.

Guests and nominees did not let 2020's problems stop them from putting their looks on display and the outfits and glam were utterly spectacular.

The awards were celebrating their 12th year of ceremonies and took place at Constitution Hill in Braamfontein. Thami Dish played host for the night and made sure everyone had a good time, whether they had won or not.

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Feather Awards: Outfits, glam and winners from the 2020 ceremony

Feather Awards: Thami Dish was the night's host with the most. Source: @featherssa/Instagram
Source: Instagram

Check out the list of winners and some of the attendees' looks below:

It was Connie Chiume's first time at the awards show and she looked like a dream.

Best Styled Individual - Thishiwe Ziqubu

Hunk of The Year - Gorata Nzimande

Hot Chick of The Year - Siphesihle Ndaba

Blue Mbombo was nominated in the 'Hot Chick of The Year' category and her glam showed exactly why.

Sports Personality of The Year - Siya Kolisi

Best Rainbow Parenting - Napo Masheane

Best LGBTQI Student Movement - Rainbow UCT

Best LGBTQI Initiative: Public Sector - Do Better

Best LGBTQI Initiative: Private Sector - Engage Men's Health

Diva Extraordinaire of The Year - Refiloe Modiselle

Media Award of The Year - Motswako

Social Media Personality of The Year - Coconut Kelz

Cutest Couple of The Year - Sape & Vaivi

Role Model of The Year - Dr Dulcy Stapler Rakumakoe

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Drama Queen of The Year - Somizi and Dinner kwa Somizi

Socialite of The Year - Olwee

Musician of The Year - Master KG

African Feather of the Year - Frank Mugisha

Fag Hag of The Year - Shumi Dantile, Siv Ngezi

Speaking of icons, Briefly.co.za recently reported on Somizi taking to social media to share that he intends to help out small businesses.

Somizi Mhlongo is a generous spirit. He further proved this as he took to Instagram to post a video about his plan to use his platform to help promote small businesses. The star announced that he would be lending his voice and star power to help out smaller businesses that may not be able to afford advertising costs.

Somizi posted the video to his account, which has over 3 million followers, and said any interested parties should start preparing their pitches as he intends to begin the initiative in January 2021.

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Somizi explained further:

"I've got a platform that is powerful enough and has a huge following, where I can use it to support and promote undiscovered, beginners or ideas or businesses that might not necessarily get the opportunity or afford to pay for advertising."

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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