Love local brands? So do we! This Heritage month shop to your heart’s delight with these proudly South African brands. Local is indeed lekker! And even more lekker when we tell you we’ve got prizes from all of these stores.
Biggie Best is synonymous with style and quality decor and that’s why we’re so happy that you can now shop their products at Volpes stores. Between Biggie Best and Volpes you can add that much-needed flair to your home – from linen, bedding and curtains to furniture, accessories and fabrics, they have you covered.
We’ve found the most beautiful, feminine wearable treasures that are designed and made locally, with love. The Makery’s design duo, Heidi Gresty and Jacquie Myburgh Chemaly creates beaded heartstring necklaces, wrap bracelets and earrings, all with a contemporary touch in eye-catching colours … Gorgeous and affordable, what more can we ask for?!
Love bags and accessories
Fun and fabulous, yes, we’re talking about Lou Harvey. From bags (for the beach, your laptop, cosmetics, stationery or school lunch) to towels, backpacks and aprons for kids … the list is endless! With bright, quirky, colourful patterns and designs, no wonder everyone wants to get their hands on some Lou Harvey apparel.
Love tableware and linen
Breathe new life into your dull dinner table with the exquisite KeniKen fabrics and table linen collection. This neutral handprinted range features the indigenous floral kingdom of the Cape and includes napkins, table runners, tablecloths and tea towels. Purses, wine carriers and lovely soft pots are also part of this must-have artistic collection.
Cheers to summer with the refreshing and delicious Bloedlemoen Gin! Made from the luscious Tarocco Blood Orange, with hints of orange peel, nutmeg, liquorice, cardamom and coriander (just to name a few!) we can understand why this award-winning Gin is such a huge favourite. Serve this tipple with a slice of orange (fresh or dried) and a cinnamon stick.
We give you Abstinence – a great grown-up non-alcoholic option for those that don’t feel like drinking. Each Abstinence spirit variant has an indigenous hero ingredient that is unmistakably South African. The Cape Citrus variant has Buchu and Western Cape Citrus at its core, the Cape Spice variant captures a medley of spices and Honeybush and the newest addition to the range, Cape Fynbos, showcases Rose Geranium. Serve with tonic, lemon peel and fresh berries.
Toss aside the idea that interior decorators are only for the rich and famous or those with so much money that they don’t know what to do with it all. Interior stylist and owner of Studio Cailin, Cailin Wandrag, will help you plan, organise and coordinate your space and stretch your budget without compromising on quality or style.
Fancy winning a hamper that include the lovely goodies mentioned in the article? Valued at R3500 we sure you do! This delightful hamper will include a R500 voucher from Biggie Best, R1000 Volpes voucher, beaded wrap bracelet from The Makery Collection, a bottle of Abstinence, one set of napkins from KeniKen, a bottle of Bloedlemoen, Zoom consult and mood board from Studio Cailin and a small cosmetic bag from Lou Harvey. To enter, follow our Facebook page, Get It National Magazines, like the post, use the hashtag #HeritageDayWin and you will be in the draw. Entries close September 30. Ts & Cs apply.