{Fashion Feature} Hello Joburg Magazine


  It is September thus officially Spring in the Southern Hemisphere. For me, Spring fashion is all about pretty pastels and fun florals. When I was asked by Hello Joburg magazine to put together the perfect Spring outfit, that is the combination I went for but obviously put a corporate spin on it. In early Spring, the temperatures are not exactly soaring so this pastel blazer takes the nip out of the early morning chill or the office air conditioner.…

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{Fashion Feature} The September Issue


  Hyde Park Corner, Africa’s centre of luxury, launches its September Issue and much like the centre itself, the glossy oozes opulence and high fashion. The fashion images are striking, captivating and showcases the illustrious international brands that Hyde Park Corner has to offer with a sartorial splendour that is worthy of the fashion bible it is emulating.   Fashion, however, is not the only theme. Travel, décor and food inspiration completes the portrayal of the lavish lifestyle that the September…

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{Lookbook} Sneaker Game

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  Sneakers have become a staple for me this Winter and instead of reaching for my boots, I find myself reaching for my Nikes more often than not. I purchased this pair of Nike Air Max 1 sneakers on Superbalist. The floral pattern and mint green tick had me sold the moment I saw the picture online. They are beyond perfect in my eyes and super comfortable. This easy-going outfit is suited for a visit to the Farmers’ Market or…

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{Beauty Review} Versace Eros Pour Femme


  A zesty new scent has been added to my fragrance collection and it is one that you may be familiar with thanks to its extensive marketing campaign. The inspiration behind this newly released scent is centred around Eros, the God of love in Greek mythology and how he succumbed to the seduction of a beautiful women. The concept is carried through to the opulent golden bottle and multifaceted scent that I myself could not help but fall in love…

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{Beauty Review} Revlon Colorstay Whipped


    The fact that I am not a fan of foundation is no secret as I have mentioned it many times before in my beauty posts. I tend to reach for my CC Cream more often than not so for me to rave about a foundation, it must be something special. Revlon’s Colorstay Whipped is that special foundation and has won a place in my beauty arsenal – let me tell you why…   Firstly, it is not a mousse foundation.…

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{Beauty Review} Bvlgari Le Gemme


  Drawing from its heritage as a maker of exquisite jewellery, Bvlgari’s latest fragrance range, Le Gemme, is inspired by semi-precious gems such as the amethyst and peridot to name but a few. In addition, each fragrance within this collection of six draws character from some place in the world. But before I discuss the story and scent behind each fragrance, let me tell you about how I was introduced to the collection.     The afternoon started at Day…

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{Lookbook} Wedding Wear


  Dear friends of mine decided to tie the knot in Franschhoek this past weekend and the dress code was formal. Without a doubt I knew that a Lipsy dress would fit the bill. The brand offers dresses for special occasions whether it be a grand event or a cocktail party. Before the wedding, I explored the stand-alone Lipsy store in Rosebank Mall and it took a lot of willpower for me to resist my urge to splurge and not…

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{Lookbook} Autumn Blues


  As the days dwindle deeper into the month of May, it becomes increasingly more difficult to spring out of bed in the mornings. Not to mention the struggle that is trying to rediscover your Winter wardrobe. We do however have a few days before June rolls around so let’s discuss what I believe is the perfect Autumn ensemble. Take your trusty jeans and heels combo to a cosier level by pairing it with a lightweight long sleeve shirt layered…

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