Lifestyle / 13.02.2019

Yup, you got it - granny quilts are making a come back and to be honest, we are quite thrilled by this news. Not that we are grannified by any means - but thinking of winter all cosy under a quilt on the couch watching series sounds just heavenly! Quilting is an age old craft and tradition and dates back many centuries when this art form was a main way for our ancestors to keep warm during the harsh Jozi winters, and before home insulation was a thing...

Events, Features / 17.08.2018

One of the most anticipated events of the year has to be The Cell C Inanda Africa Cup which will be taking place on Sunday 26th August this year. The Inanda Club, one of the premier Polo venues in the world, and Cell C, the tournament headline sponsor, will be hosting players from countries such as Egypt, Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa, Zambia, and Zimbabwe. The Cell C Inanda Africa Cup has grown significantly, and the influential polo set will be out in full force to witness the exceptional horsemanship...

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...

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, Food & Drink, Lifestyle / 19.07.2018

We might be in the middle of winter but that doesn’t mean we have to lock ourselves up and stay indoors, because some restaurants offer blazing fireplaces to keep you warm and toasty all season long, which is why we’ve rounded up a list of the top restaurants with fireplaces in Joburg: Remo’s Maximilliano (Waterfall Corner) Remo’s Maximilliano is tucked away at Waterfall Corner Mall and gives diners a slice of modern Italy with their high ceilings and wooden interiors. On colder days, their soaring fireplace warms the place up very quickly....

Food & Drink / 11.07.2018

We love good wine, and sharing good wine with friends and family, but an experience with the aptly named KWV collection titled 'The Mentors' is one that you will certainly not forget. Studying anything from a Mentor is always a great idea, and when it comes to wine drinking, we support this theory 100%! The winemaking team at KWV, under the guidance of wine maker Izele van Blerk realised that the boundary-breaking approach in The Mentors cellar was leading to remarkable terroir-driven wines that deserved their own spot light...

Features, Lifestyle / 03.07.2018

We are thick in the middle of winter, and yet another cold front hit us last night, and to be honest all we can think about here at Sandton Magazine is keeping warm and cozy, but  even though one may be 'blomming' on the couch in a blanket - that is absolutely no excuse to not be doing it in style. Just saying. Well known retail store @home has us google eyed about their 2018 Autumn/Winter Collection. This year, the range carries the key theme of ‘Cosy Comforts’ and...

Beauty / 11.06.2018

Its getting cold in the city, and to be honest, we totally detest this chilly weather! Who on earth can handle all that cold and dry air and the effects it has on one's skin too. Never fear, however, we have your must have winter beauty and skin care goodies that will be getting our team through this winter, right here: Dermalogica's Sound Sleep Cocoon The name may sound like one is wrapping oneself up in a blanket, but this is literally a blanket for your skin! This revitalizing treatment...

Fashion, Home / 11.07.2017

Seasons may change, but true style stays forever, which is why we're so excited to announce the release of the latest winter boot collection by Europa Art. The best thing about winter are the stylish boots that come into fashion each year and when it comes to the must-have boot trends for this season, Europa Art exceeds all our expectations. From matching exceptional designs with bold colours and trendy textures, this designer shoe store has it all. [caption id="attachment_1247" align="aligncenter" width="633"] Europa Art have launched their new winter boot collection[/caption] Think...

Food & Drink, Home / 03.07.2017

We might be in the middle of winter but that doesn't mean we have to lock ourselves up and stay indoors, because some restaurants offer blazing fireplaces to keep you warm and toasty all season long. That’s why we’ve rounded up a list of five restaurants with fireplaces in Joburg: Remo’s Maximilliano (Waterfall Corner) Remo's Maximilliano is tucked away at Waterfall Corner Mall and gives diners a slice of modern Italy with their high ceilings and wooden interiors. On colder days, their soaring fireplace warms the place up very quickly. Tuck in...