Events, Food & Drink, Home / 29.11.2017

Sweet tooth fans will be delighted to know there is a new festival taking place in Joburg, the Dessert Fest SA, and it's all about sweet treats! Ice cream macaroons from Sugarlicious From mini tarts and decadently filled pastries to macaroons and koeksisters, foodies and dessert lovers will get to indulge in all things sweet on Saturday 2 and Sunday 3 December at this year's first ever Dessert Fest SA in the Mustang Room at Sally Mustang in Sandton. Speaking about the delicious festival, Dessert Fest SA founder, Tammy...

Home, Travel / 28.11.2017

Situated adjacent to the Kruger National Park, within the Thornybush Nature Reserve, Thornybush Game Lodge offers guests utter seclusion and sophistication. There are game lodges, and then there are game lodges. Thornybush Game Lodge, part of the Thornybush Luxury Game Lodge Collection, is one of the few lodges that leaves guests begging for more. With their focus on attention to detail, the lodge epitomises style, elegance and luxury set in one of Southern Africa’s most untouched nature reserves. From the unrivalled game viewing opportunities on the morning and afternoon drives...

Food & Drink, Home / 27.11.2017

Jacksons Real Food Market has opened its doors to Midrand at the newly developed Kyalami Corner Shopping Centre. The much anticipated opening has brought the area its first real honest food market. The Market   The market is spacious and easy navigable with a stunning wooden wrap around biltong counter, that features our pasture raised meats and charcuterie fridge cases on both sides.  The walk through of the market is designed to add a pleasant shopping experience with enough room to pause, be amazed, and learn more about our products and...

Features, Home, People of Joburg / 22.11.2017

Locally renowned interior designer, Tristan Plessis is making his mark beyond interior design and cements his name as a fashion icon. Founder of international award winning, boutique interior architecture firm, Studio A, based in Johannesburg, Tristan is now being recognised for his edgy, sophisticated personal style and has been praised for his stylish looks. [caption id="attachment_1891" align="aligncenter" width="683"] Tristan at the SA Style Awards 2017[/caption] During the course of 2017, Tristan has received two of the highest accolades for his own personal style. Receiving an award for GQ's Best Dressed Men...

Features, Food & Drink, Home / 22.11.2017

Nothing says summer like a lazy lunch outdoors and since the holidays are fast approaching, what better way to spend the afternoon, than wining and dining at one of Gauteng’s top countryside restaurants. So, grab your family and friends and take a drive out of Joburg to escape the city chaos. Here’s our list of the best restaurants to visit in the countryside: Black Horse Brewery Situated on the edge of the Magalies River, in Magaliesburg, with lush green fields and majestic black horses, this gastro-style pub has become...

Fashion, Home / 14.11.2017

Vintage fashion brand, Lady + Lord has launched in Parkhurst and features vintage-inspired brands that are fashionable and trendy. Lady + Lord only works with brands who do not mass produce and value their design process, looking for high quality, unique, and edgy designs characterized by functionality and comfort. They thrive on giving customers alternative, unique designs that highlight individuality. THE CURRENT BRANDS IN L&L ARE : UNKNOWN UNION: Unknown union, is local brand based in Cape Town, founded by Jason Storey. All their products are designed and manufactured in South Africa....

Competitions, Home / 13.11.2017

Calling all selfie and snapshot lovers! We are giving away an adorable HP Sprocket portable photo printer to the value of R1999 The latest HP addition is small enough to fit into your pocket, connects easily to your smartphone so you can print on the go and comes in two colours - white and black. You can add text, boarders and stickers to make photos more fun.It also uses ZINK® Technology - meaning the devise uses zero ink so you do not need to replace ink cartridges. The only thing...

Beauty, Home / 27.09.2017

Say goodbye to dry skin forever, because there's a new body scrub brand in town called Kahve Skin and we are totally obsessed! Kahve (Turkish for coffee) was created by two Capetonian guys who have a love for sport, travel and women. It was because of this love that the boys decided to embark on a journey into the cosmetics industry, and have now launched summer's sexiest new body scrub that comes in two flavours. Coconut Matcha Infused with Japanese Matcha and virgin coconut oil, Kahve will not only moisturise and...

People of Joburg / 21.09.2017

He's a successful entrepreneur, having launched his own Public Relations and Brand Management company, Jarred Doyle Consulting a few years ago, and has become Joburg's socialite to know. So, naturally we wanted to find out exactly what he likes to do and where he likes to go in the city. Here he lists his favourite spots in Joburg: Favourite Places To Shop   Hyde Park for shoes and Sandton City for clothes. Although, I love finding a few small things in and around Rosebank. I love Ben Sherman and Paul Smith though.   Favourite Restaurant   For different...

Fashion, Home / 14.09.2017

The Hydraulics concept store in Sandton City is proud to announce they are officially the exclusive stockists of international luxury brands, Moschino and DSquared2 menswear apparel. [caption id="attachment_1675" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Denim shirt from DSquared2[/caption] The store's directors, Matthew & Dylan Bolus started feeling the need to service more customers with sought after luxury brands that aren’t available in South Africa, saying, “We are known as a denim multi-brand store so we asked ourselves what denims would we love to own and the answer was simple, it had to be DSquared2”...