Want to know what’s the latest and greatest? You’ve come to the right place! Your GLAMOUR Guides are here to keep you updated on products, parties, places and everything else currently catching our eye.
Whether you’re into eating out, going to concerts or spoiling yourself with a new purchase, our guides are your source for the best things happening in South Africa this week.
Corona SunSets Festival is coming to Cape Town the 16th of December at the Corona SunSets Oval and The Bungalow Venue in Clifton. With UK DJ, Duke Dumont as the headline act, supported by Samm Feldt and Nora En Pure and local favourites Sketchy Bongo and Crazy White Boy it’s sure to be a fun-filled festival.
Calling all Star Wars fans! You can now rock this classic on your feet – how exciting! Superga has teamed up with the major movie franchise to bring adults and children super-cool kicks. The Superga X Star Wars collection will be launched on the 16th of December 2016
If you’re visiting the V&A Waterfront this festive season, make sure to grab a bite at Gibson’s. This restaurant is known for its amazing burgers (choose from a selection of 40!), fantastic milkshakes (100 flavours!) and their famous smoked bar-b-que ribs. You won’t be disappointed.
It’s been a big week for the socially-conscious fashion movement, with the launch of the new Magents and WearSA retail stores in Menlyn Park, Pretoria! These are two local brands that have an important ethos in common: a commitment to recognising, celebrating and promoting homegrown fashion. Check them out now!
The Cape Craft and Design Institute (CCDI) has developed a new online platform focused on showcasing South Africa’s stunning craft and design products. Thanks to funding from the South African Department of Small Business Development, the site www.peek.org.za is up and running. Although it is not a trading website, it’s perfect for local creative to showcase their work and link potential buyers to their own websites. Go ahead and sign up – it’s free too!
Shop Supré for all things in women’s fashion. They’ve now added sleepwear to their range. Inspired by magical fantasy with unicorns and mermaids. The sleepwear range is available in pink, grey and black. For a special touch, they’ve embroidered “Girl Gang” on their satin pyjama gowns. Available exclusively at Supré stores or visit www.supre.com.au.
Converse is debuting the Pro Leather ’76 Triple Black/Triple White shoe with a mono take on the leather upper and has been upgraded with the inclusion of a Nike Lunarlon sock liner for extra cushioning. If you’re a fan of this classic you’ll definitely love this.
Spend some time in the Overberg at the Gabriëlskloof’s Favourite Things Market, from the 16th to 18th of December 2016, for all things handmade, homemade, fresh and delicious. The perfect opportunity to get those last minute Christmas gifts! And just an hour outside of Cape Town, it’s the perfect reason for a mini-road trip. For more information contact Nicolene Finlayson on 082 284 9865 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Melissa, a shoe brand that has partnered with fashion icons like Vivienne Westwood and Karl Lagerfeld will make your feet look extra-cool with the SS16 collection. Check out the new range at www.melissaza.co.za.
Cotton On BODY’s new active range is inspired by Cuba this festive season. Tropical palm prints and neon accents are where it’s at. Head down to Cotton On to shop their Hot for Havana range.
Don’t overheat this summer! Make your way to Canal Walk and treat yourself to South Afrika’s first Baskin-Robbins ice-cream store. This world-famous brand is known for its unique 31 flavours concept – one for every day of the month. Why not enjoy a spoon full of sugar?
PUMA and Diamond Supply Co. release their first ever collaboration. Inspired by the 90s skate culture the “Classic Suede” is sleek and sports a tone-on-tone colours and will be available from the 17th of December 2016.
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