Home, Lifestyle / 07.06.2017

When it comes to the advocacy of equality for women's rights, non-profit organisation ZAZI are one of the many trying to make a difference. [caption id="attachment_755" align="aligncenter" width="1200"] The ZAZI babushka dolls advocates for women's rights[/caption] ZAZI has launched the ZAZI babushka doll campaign in collaboration with communications company, Joe Public United. The purpose of this campaign is to speak to women from all walks of life on the importance of having their respective voices heard and recognised in society. [caption id="attachment_753" align="aligncenter" width="795"] The set of five dolls will be...

Fashion, Home / 07.06.2017

We are all for small fashion brands that focus on African-inspired, minimal designs, which is exactly what local brand, Jideka are all about. [caption id="attachment_732" align="aligncenter" width="511"] Fashion brand Jideka includes African prints with a Western twist[/caption] Jideka is a contemporary African fashion brand with Western influence and luxury aesthetics, offering clothing that is versatile, functional and transcends well from day to night and season to season. [caption id="attachment_735" align="aligncenter" width="533"] Jideka's colours and patterns are African-inspired[/caption] Launched last year, the brand has gone from strength to strength having dressed the likes of...

Competitions, Home / 06.06.2017

Two lucky readers will have the chance to experience one of the biggest music and food festivals in Joburg because we are giving away two tickets to Saturday's Parklife Gourmet Food And Music Festival! Listen to talented artists like Jeremy Loops and Matthew Mole, indulge in delicious food from the various different food stalls and partake in a fun-filled day in the sun. All you have to do is fill in the form below and ANSWER this easy question in the COMMENT section: What is the name of the international act...

Food & Drink, Home / 06.06.2017

Parktown North foodies will be happy to know there is a new restaurant in town that will entice with delicious market-style food.                                                              La Boqueria, an all-day eatery in Jozi, has just opened its doors, taking over from the old Wombles restaurant space on 3rd Avenue. This tapas style eatery takes its inspiration from iconic food markets, such as London’s Borough...

Fashion, Home / 06.06.2017

Premium fashion brand, Scotch & Soda have introduced their new Autumn/Winter 2017 collection and it is full of extraordinary characters. For Autumn/Winter we travel to four different places that inspired their latest collection: The Soulful Soul The colours of the North-Sea – artic, royal, viking blue, and off-whites – ignites the look and the collection. Jackets and gilets with blanket stripes are designer favourites here. Nautical-inspired details are combined with super-soft knits to keep you warm this winter. And as always, the brand remains true to themselves - mixing clean looks with...

Events, Home / 05.06.2017

Fashion brands Superdry and Scotch & Soda came together on Thursday 01 June 2017 to showcase their Autumn/Winter '17 collections. The event, called The Gathering was held at Katy's Palace Bar and featured an exclusive fashion show for media and guests as well as a buzzing after party. Make-up brand and sponsor, Urban Decay were stationed on the night to keep guests looking fresh faced and fabulous. Drinks were flowing thanks to Bombay Sapphire, Grey Goose and Dewars. Popular food trucks, Balkan Burgers, Sumting Fresh and Woodstock Waffles kept guests full...

Food & Drink, Home / 05.06.2017

Italian cuisine is one of the greatest cuisines in the world. The food is so wholesome and hearty, it's just perfect for those cold winter nights. Which is why we rounded up our top five favourite Italian restaurants in Joburg: Gemelli Ever since Gemelli opened their doors in Bryanston in November 2015, they've been praised as the best Italian restaurant in town, and for good reason. Their head chef, Paulo is forever finding new ways to reinvent traditional Italian dishes and he does so in an exciting way, changing the...

Home, Lifestyle / 02.06.2017

Struggling to come up with a Father's Day gift? Don't fret! We have a few suggestions that will put a smile on your dad's face in celebration of Father's Day this year. 1701 Nougat If your dad or hubby is a fan of nougat, then 1701's nougat is the perfect gift for him. Made from honey and other locally sourced ingredients, 1701 not only offers delicious treats but they also specialise in curating the best luxury gift collections. Their nougat comes in a variety of flavours like roasted macadamia nut, almond, toasted coconut and...

Food & Drink, Home / 01.06.2017

The popular concept, First Thursdays that first launched in Cape Town not so long ago, has slowly but surely moved its way to Joburg and we couldn't be more thrilled! [caption id="attachment_626" align="aligncenter" width="1202"] First Thursdays Rosebank takes place on the first Thursday of every month[/caption] While the concept is already gaining attraction in Braamfontein and Maboneng, we can't get enough of First Thursdays held in Rosebank on Keyes Avenue. The art galleries and showrooms found in the Trumpet Building, most recently known as the Keyes Art Mile are open to the...

Home, People of Joburg / 31.05.2017

Michelle Royston, is a true entrepreneur at heart. With over 10 years experience in the beauty industry, it’s no doubt Michelle’s company, WAXIT, is a force to be reckoned with. [caption id="attachment_617" align="aligncenter" width="1020"] WAXIT salons can be found in and around Gauteng[/caption] She has launched four successful branches in Gauteng and mastered the art of waxing. We chatted with Michelle Royston to find out how she's managed to build her brand: How did the concept of WAXIT come about? As a client of the waxing industry for over 15 years, I found I...