NI­CHOLAS COUTTS (RIGHT) ‘We have to take care of each other’

Marie Claire (South Africa) - - THE DESIGNER DUO - @nbcoutts

Ni­cholas is sup­port­ing and rais­ing aware­ness for the Pride Shel­ter Trust, a non-profit shel­ter of­fer­ing short-term ac­com­mo­da­tion to mem­bers of the les­bian, gay, bi­sex­ual, trans­gen­der and in­ter­sex com­mu­nity. ‘I feel there is no fund­ing for the LGBTI com­mu­nity. We have a long way to go. It’s a ne­glected com­mu­nity. We have to take care of each other. As gay peo­ple we go through a lot. What my friends have been through is ter­ri­fy­ing,’ says Ni­cholas. Prideshel­

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