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.
A night at the ballet…
Ballet – beautiful, sophisticated, and now yours to enjoy courtesy of the Artscape. Book your tickets for the International Ballet Gala and prepare to be blown away by the best in local and international ballet, on stage at the Artscape Opera House on 2 September at 8pm and 3 September at 2pm and 8pm. Visit computicket.com for tickets starting at R120, or call 021 421 7695 for details.
Life’s a beach with Boomer
Get ready for some fun in the sun with the ‘everything beach’ brand, Boomer. From bats and balls to umbrellas, peak caps, towels, toys and more, Boomer has your next trip to the beach covered, with products crafted from carefully selected, sustainable raw materials. Visit their website at boomerbat.com and get your bags packed for seaside delight.
Mid-week dining magic
Get more for less at Strolla, one of Cape Town’s most talked-about Sea Point eateries. Take a walk down on Wednesdays with friends and family and enjoy delicious rotisserie chicken with buttered corn and spicy potato wedges at half price; gorgeous sea views absolutely free!
Gear up to give back
Want to start adding a sprinkle of Christmas cheer? Then make your pledge for the Santa’s Shoebox Project from 1 September onwards. Building on last year’s pledge goal of 100 000, this year’s target is set at 110 000, so the more participants the better. Register and pledge at santashoebox.org.za, and start putting big smiles on little faces around the country.
Popsicles – the grown-up version
September brings with it the launch of all-new Gin & Tonic popsicles by Frost Popsicles, the first of their kind in South Africa. Choose between G&T Classic and G&T Berry Infusion flavours, available for purchase early September at selected Spar, Pick n Pay, Liquor City and independent liquor stores across the country for R27 each, or order by the box at frostpopsicles.com. Springtime never tasted so delicious!
Get your kicks at the office
OFFICE London is finally in South Africa, brought to you by the Truworths Group. Shop your favourite sneaker brands like Nike, Adidas, Vans, Puma Converse and more, all available at your nearest Canal Walk, Eastgate, East Rand Mall, Southgate, V&A Waterfront, Pavilion, Menlyn, Cavendish and Gateway branches.
Out of the loop? Have a look at last week’s GLAMOUR Guides.