Features, People of Joburg / 13.08.2018

Bontle Modiselle is certainly one of South Africa’s most multifaceted performers. Over a relatively short period of time, this Soweto-born beauty has gone from an unknown dancer with just a dream, to one of the country’s most sought after film-and TV personalities. Bontle stepped into the spotlight when she played the female lead in Africa’s first dance film, Hear Me Move (2015), for which she received an Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) nomination for Best Supporting Actress. She has gone on to conquer both the small and big screens,...

Features, Food & Drink / 10.08.2018

If you enjoy tasting great wines in beautiful surroundings, then you are in the right city for one of the best events on the wine calendar. The Sommeliers Selection wine tasting festival is heading back to Johannesburg for the third year and promises to be bigger and better than ever and with a range of wines to suit every palate and pocket. The Sommeliers Selection is the only South African wine competition judged solely by a panel of South Africa’s top sommeliers, in categories fashioned around the perfect varietals...

Competitions, Features / 08.08.2018

Spring is in the air and everyone is getting themselves ready for those shorter skirts, pretty summer sandals and fresh colourful nails are popping up all over the show. Sorbet have just passed the 200 salon mark in South Africa and are now a household name that pops to mind when you need a quick mani or pedi or a hair blowout and have also this year launched their own haircare and make up range - unstoppable! For the ultimate spoil we love to pop in to Sorbet - they...

Features, Travel / 08.08.2018

The landscape of our beautiful country is rather hard to beat, changing from those ocean roads and glorious winelands to the vast desert terrain and endless rolling hills in an instant. While we love everything that South Africa has to offer, little can beat the peace and tranquility offered by a luxurious mountain retreat… Bushmans Kloof Wilderness Reserve & Wellness Retreat - Cederberg Mountains, Western Cape A captivating wilderness experience is hard to beat, and that’s exactly what you’ll get at this ecological oasis and multi-award-winning retreat. Located on the...

Fashion, Features, Lifestyle / 07.08.2018

The fifth Bokeh South African International Lifestyle & Fashion Film Festival presented by Savanna Loco, is set to dazzle and inspire at the upcoming red carpet awards taking place from the 20 to 29 of September in both Johannesburg and Cape Town. The local and international judges for this year’s awards include amongst others: world renowned fashion photographers/cinematographers; Rankin and Kristian Schmidt, celebrity stylists and fashionistas; Tracy-Lee Rosslind and Chrisna de Bruyn, J’Something of Mi Casa, Tuna Yilmaz from the Istanbul Fashion Film Festival, Katrina Olson Mottahead from the...

Food & Drink / 06.08.2018

The gardens at The Maslow Hotel are a real treat, the green lawns and the balcony overlooking the sparkling pool are popular on the weekends, and it is clear to see why. They are about to become a bit busier thanks to the latest offering from the hotel - a unique Pairing High Tea – which offers a modern twist on a centuries-old tradition. The pairing will take you on a culinary journey of 5 courses no less, as decadent treats are artfully paired with handpicked specialty teas in a...

People of Joburg / 02.08.2018

Francois Louw is a hair and make-up extraordinaire, a style fundi and wardrobe specialist and is one of the most sought after Image Consultants in South Africa. His passion, knowledge and experience in the beauty industry have made him a popular Media Personality as well, with regular appearances as industry expert on various TV and Radio programmes. Of course we were intrigued to find out more. We caught up with Francois one on one...

Features, Lifestyle / 01.08.2018

We love pretty things, and often we have so many favourites to choose from that putting together our top picks can be a tough one. This month was no exception, but we did however manage to narrow it down to these must have items for ladies and gents! Emporio Armani - YOU Fragrances Italian brand, Emporio Armani is launching two new fragrances for him and her this September – a pair of fragrances equal in strength. Because it’s YOU for her, is happy, delicious, feminine and charming. Mixed with nodes...

Features, Lifestyle, People of Joburg / 31.07.2018

Having arrived on shelves in June, Meeting Your Power is the story of two remarkable women, DJ Zinhle and Nokubonga (Bongi) Mbanga, who have experienced life’s ups and downs. These two leading ladies share the lessons learnt on their life journeys through inspirational words - words that will invoke your inner power, words that will help you return home to your essence, and words that will encourage you to return to the source of your power, the power that we are all born with. If it’s motivation you’re after,...