Great Xmas gift idea from The Gin Box

Aaaah yes, a classic gin & tonic… one of my favourite summer drinks…  I actually don’t think I’ve ever answered “No” when asked “Keen for a gin?”.  Know anybody in your life that feels the same?  Then I’ve just found their perfect Xmas gift.  I introduce to you the Festive Season Gin Box from […]

By |November 30th, 2017|Retail Therapy|3 Comments|

Don’t miss the MINE local fashion sale on 4 Aug

The MINE local fashion sale is an annual group clearance sale featuring locally made fashion & jewellery; and the next one is happening on Thu, 4 Aug 2016 at Mason’s press (7 Ravenscraig Road / Woodlands Road, Woodstock).

Now I haven’t been to one of these before, but they had me at “complimentary glass of […]

By |August 1st, 2016|Retail Therapy|0 Comments|
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    My pick of the top 5 super sparkly Shimansky gifts to give (or receive) this Christmas

My pick of the top 5 super sparkly Shimansky gifts to give (or receive) this Christmas

The awesome folks at Shimansky invited me to visit any one of their 5 Cape Town stores to check out their Festive Season offering (along with the opportunity to drape myself in other sparkly things too – tough I know, but someone’s gotta do it right).

I chose to visit their Shimansky Showroom in the […]

By |November 27th, 2015|Retail Therapy|0 Comments|
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    H&M Cape Town opens at 10am today in the V&A Waterfront – here’s what to expect inside

H&M Cape Town opens at 10am today in the V&A Waterfront – here’s what to expect inside

So today at 10am, SA’s very first H&M store is officially opening in the V&A Waterfront.

This flagship stores which stretches out over two floors and 4700 square meters will offer womenswear, menswear, baby/toddler/tween & teen’s clothing for both boys & girls, as well as a homewear section for the decor obsessed.

Now I joined a […]

I give Superbalist.com a bit of a test drive

So… a few weeks ago I was given a R500 Superbalist voucher and asked whether I would be willing to give their online store a bit of a test drive and then share my thoughts about the process.  Um, what girl would say no to the chance of spending R500??  Of course, my answer was […]

By |September 30th, 2015|Retail Therapy|0 Comments|

H&M Cape Town – we finally have an official opening date!

Back in July I told you guys about SA’s very first H&M store which is opening here in the Mother City in our beautiful V&A Waterfront.

If you missed it – do hop on over here: We get a sneak peek of what to expect with the much anticipated H&M store launch

Back then, all we […]

By |September 2nd, 2015|Retail Therapy|0 Comments|
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    You need this awesome Nederburg red wine four-pack in your life

You need this awesome Nederburg red wine four-pack in your life

I will admit, I do get sent a lot of things to check out / try.  But most of the time it’s a somewhat random item that I don’t really know what to do with…

This was NOT the case when this Nederburg delivery brightened up a seriously dull week day last week.

This amazing new […]

Get a taste of German goodness over at Raith Gourmet

Now Raith Gourmet is one of those places I’ve known about for a while, but never really checked out for myself…  An ex of mine was half German descent, and whenever we walked around Gardens Centre he would stop to give me a mini lecture about how great this shop is.  In true girlfriend […]

Cotton On launches “The Wanted” denim range

I think it’s safe to say that I’m definitely a jeans girl… it’s my go to fashion staple, no matter what the occasion, and I have more pairs than I’d like to admit…  So when Cotton On invited me to come and check out their new The Wanted denim range last week, it was […]

I try out Cotton On’s new Rubi makeup range

Before we begin – I just want so state (categorically) that I am not a beauty blogger…  So please don’t expect comments about the molecular structure of these makeup items or detailed graphs on how it compares to other brands.  😉

I’m just a regular girl who likes pretty things and getting dolled up… Therefore […]

By |February 16th, 2015|Retail Therapy|6 Comments|