Last week Tuesday evening, I attended the hotly anticipated Style By SA Show at SAFW in JHB. This show is always a favorite of mine as I get a first look at what to expect from some of my favourite local designers like Thebe Magugu, Rich Mnisi & Sindiso Khumalo. I really love how Woolworths … Continue Reading

Last week I got to view the Poetry Autumn Winter 2018 collection. As per usual, there are so many items that I desperately want – and know you will too! The inspiration for the collection comes from the historical le marchand des quatre saisons – the market of the four seasons. The fresh produce markets … Continue Reading

A Bag For All Seasons A few weeks back, I got to meet acclaimed South African handbag designer, Adrian Furstenberg. The designer made headlines when he won the “All About the Logo” by Guess category of the 10th annual Independent Handbag Designer award in New York City in 2016. Seven styles of bags are available, … Continue Reading

Superbalist asked me to select five of my favourite fragrances and accessories from their site recently – to create a wishlist of sorts. A simple task – you may think – but goodness gracious me, it was super difficult! There are so many fantastic scents and must-have accessories to choose from, it was quite overwhelming. … Continue Reading

I absolutely adore Country Road, and was lucky enough to attend the brands Summer 2017 media day last week. As usual, the offering surprised, delighted and inspired.  Nobody could take their eyes off the adorable Country Road Caravan, which was fully-kitted out with the seasons must-have decor items.  The Caravan will be popping up all over … Continue Reading

For far too long nude underwear (& lipstick, & shoes, & make-up) wasn’t representative of the multitude of skin tones that populate the planet. When I started working as a fashion editor at True Love Magazine back in 2000, I’d call our cover ladies (who were mostly black) to book shoot dates, times and get … Continue Reading

Listen up lovely readers, now is the time to buy all your winter goodies for next winter. Sound a tad counter intuitive? Not at all! You see, now is the time to really bag some incredible deals on coats, jackets and knits. So, it’s with huge amounts of excitement that I bring you this blog … Continue Reading

Developing good money savings habits has always been a challenge for me. I have to remind myself on a regular basis that the key to wealth, is living within my means and being disciplined about saving. But, if I’m honest, the world of finance alludes me. I find it challenging (mostly because I don’t understand it) … Continue Reading