Features, Home, Lifestyle / 14.05.2019

World's Finest Watches recently reopened a new luxurious showcase for premium Swiss watches and men’s accessories The specialist watch boutique has reopened their doors after an extensive remodelling which has set the benchmark for watch stores in South Africa. With antique Bronze Anodized finishes throughout, artisans have meticulously crafted the new store to emanate European luxury, in line with the tastes of watch connoisseurs and international timepiece aficionados. Located in Nelson Mandela Square in Sandton, the store showcases leading international watch brands as well as men’s accessories, watch boxes, writing instruments and...

Events, Features, Home / 30.04.2019

David Beckham was back in Jozi this month where he hosted the Haig Club House Party with Nataal at Artivist in Braamfontein, Johannesburg. The legendary football player, once again, graced us with his presence and celebrated Joburg's thriving arts, music and culture scene at the first South African Haig Club House Party, hosted at the effortlessly cool, cultural venue, Artivist. The House Party celebrated the launch of the second issue of Nataal magazine renowned for championing the contemporary arts in Africa and inspiring local artists, attendees explored and discovered four unique spaces, including a garden terrace featuring projected images from Nataal's favourite...

Features, Home, Lifestyle / 18.03.2019

The popular local decor house has introduced a new ceramic collection that will give your home an added touch of flair.  @home is delighted to introduce a rich collection of Pret-a-pot hand-crafted ceramics inspired by nature into stores nationwide, and available online. Designed and styled exclusively for @home, the aim of the collection was to develop designs and products that are timeless and beautifully crafted, with an essence and simplicity that evokes nostalgia and the rawness of the African landscape. Made in South Africa from three different types of locally sourced...

Features, Home, Travel / 13.03.2019

Winter is safari season and with a range of special offers in the market, it is an excellent time to visit Mhondoro Safari Lodge & Villas. Located in the beautiful Welgevonden Game Reserve in the Waterberg (Limpopo province), Mhondoro Safari Lodge & Villa has introduced a Pay 3 Stay 4 offer that offers a free night for every three nights booked at the award-winning lodge. Valid between May and July, the special offer is subject to availability. Discounted rates start at R5675 per person sharing per night in a Deluxe room, inclusive...

Food & Drink, Home / 12.03.2019

Hayman's London Dry Gin has launched in South Africa. Made in England using a 150-year old family recipe of just ten botanicals steeped in English wheat spirit for a full day before distillation, it is a fresh, bright and classically balanced gin with crisp citrus, subtle notes of exotic spice. Here are three cocktail recipes to spoil your friends and family this weekend: TRUE ENGLISH GIN & TONIC 50ml Hayman’s London Dry Gin 100ml premium Indian Tonic Water Twist of Lemon peel 1.Fill a highball with cubed ice. 2. Pour in the gin. 3. Top up...

Beauty, Features, Home / 11.03.2019

Rockets Man is set to launch this month at Sandton City and will bring Sean Barber’s unique and special vision to life - to create a bespoke and luxurious space for men to unwind or celebrate life in style. Launching this March, Rockets Man will be no ordinary barber shop. It will become a melting pot of bespoke male grooming services, designed with the modern man in mind. This new space will cater to the man who is smooth, sophisticated and slick, the man with a discerning outlook on...

Features, Food & Drink, Home / 15.11.2018

UCOOK has just released their new Christmas Feast Box and we had the pleasure of trying it out for ourselves.  'Tis the season to be jolly! Thanks to UCOOK, you now have another reason to look forward to Christmas celebrations this year as SA's largest meal-kit provider has launched their Christmas Feast Box and it includes delicious dishes that are perfect for entertaining this festive season. The UCOOK Feast Box encompasses everything you love about a warm summer Christmas – their chefs have designed the menu to be as simple...

Events, Features, Home / 08.11.2018

Roald Dahl's classic hit the stage last month at the Teatro theatre, Montecasino and we had the pleasure of experiencing the magic first hand and dining at one of Monte's fabulous restaurants, Lima Tapas Bar. Our evening got off to a good start at Lima Tapas Bar. Lima is like no other restaurant in Joburg. Focusing their attention on Latin, American cuisine, their dishes are inspired by food served during the great Andean civilisations of South America. At Lima you can choose between a variety of different tapas and still...

Features, Home, Travel / 01.06.2018

While we’re lucky enough to still have sunny and moderately warm days throughout winter in Joburg, it does mean that we miss out on that winter wonderland. And while snowfall is certainly no guarantee, we do actually get a fair amount of it around the country, and these spots are your best bet for the chance to build a snowman… Drakensburg, KZN With their high peaks and mountain weather, the Drakensburg Mountain Range is a pretty good bet for seeing snow in winter. Cathedral Peak Hotel is a great place...

Events, Features, Home / 16.05.2018

The Bubbly Festival – Joburg’s celebration of South Africa’s finest Cap Classiques – pops up in Hyde Park for three days this weekend and looks set to wow Gauteng bubbly lovers. With over 26 MCC estates showcasing their best, the festival will host a number of champagne and prosecco houses, Toast on Tap - which will be serving a couple of beer offerings, The Duchess - a non-alcoholic gin & tonic, and even a Cointreau stand. The organisers have lined up some impressive estates including Graham Beck, who will showcase their...