All the excitement from the Tiger of Sweden Cape Town launch

Last week saw the opening of the very first Tiger of Sweden store in Cape Town. Situated on what I refer to as the “lux alleyway” in the  V&A Waterfront, it’s a beautiful new store filled with beautiful, lust-worthy fashion for both men & women.

In true luxury launch style, the opening celebrations included flowing champers, […]

My night at the Oscars (well kinda), thanks to Glamour magazine

So this year’s Academy Awards ceremony, better known as the Oscars, was quite exciting hey?

Host & Family Guy creator, Seth MacFarlane, decided to open the show with a song about boobs!? Ja, didn’t quite get that one…  At least Adele’s amazing performance of Skyfall totally overshadowed that moment. 😉

Quvenzhané Wallis made history by becoming the youngest actress […]

By |February 26th, 2013|Events|2 Comments|

Lots of fun with the Veuve Clicquot Masters Polo

This year’s Veuve Clicquot Masters Polo event at the beautiful Val de Vie estate just outside Paarl certainly did not disappoint. (But I knew it wouldn’t!)  No expense was spared to put on a day of ultimate luxury, high fashion and regte egte French bubbly overindulgence… there’s nothing fancier than a real champagne hangover, just […]

By |February 25th, 2013|Events|2 Comments|

A great day at the races with the L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate 2013

I mentioned last week that the L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate is one of a few events that I really do look forward to every year.

Well I’m happy to report that this year certainly did not disappoint.  My feet are still sore (my one baby toe in fact will never be the same again) and it took quite […]

By |January 14th, 2013|Events|6 Comments|

Belvedere Vodka throws an end of year bash at the “new” Orphanage

Last Wed eve I got totally spoilt with some haute couture cocktails & canapes at the Belvedere Vodka End of Year celebration which took place at the new extention of The Orphanage.

But before we get into the nitty gritty of what went down, let me first share some interesting titbits about this premium vodka brand, I mean you never know, it might […]

Summer in the City at I ♥ My Laundry

Last Thu eve I popped into my much loved local laundromat come dim sum bar slash art exhibition space & wine club, I ♥ My Laundry. (Yes that’s right – all that stuff happens in one awesome space – if you’ve missed my previous post about it and therefore don’t have the background info, you can […]

Pamphair party with Palladium Hair Co & other cool folks

Last Wed eve I popped into Palladium Hair Co in Cape Quarter for their “Pamphair party”.

If you don’t know who Palladium Hair is?  Well listen up.  They’re the guys behind the beautiful locks of folks like Jeannie D and Liezel van der Westhuizen.  Palladium’s very own international celebrity stylist, Clint Goncalves, has quite an impressive […]

By |September 26th, 2012|Events, Pamper bliss|0 Comments|

Fashion lovers come out to play

Last Thu eve I attended the GQ & Glamour Craig Port Mercedes-Benz Cape Town Fashion week afterparty.  Sjoe, that’s a whole lotta name for a party, but then again, it was a whole lotta party. 😉

This FTV sponsored soiree took place at The Reserve in St Georges Mall, a venue which never fails to impress, […]

Zando launch @ Orphanage

On Tue eve I was lucky enough to attend the official media launch for new SA online store, Zando.

Now some of you might remember my post just over a month back about my first Zando shopping experience… (if you missed it, you can check it out here).  In that post I noted all the […]

Cupcakes & art – a perfect match

Last Thu eve I popped into T’Art – Tasteful Art in Loop St for an evening of sweet treats and photographic art.  T’Art is a gorgeous little cake shop specialising in delicious, one of a kind cakes creations by the gorgeous Kim Maccallum who is not only an internationally qualified pastry chef but also […]