April-Wish List

For the love of shopping!



Proudly Pretorian, Glare – Modern Vintage is a local clothing brand specialising in modern and vintage designs. Maxi skirts, shift dresses, ‘50s dresses, turtle neck tops, maxi dresses, palazzo pants, paperbag pants and even modern vintage belts. You definitely want to take a peek. We just love this maroon paperbag pants, R820. Details: www.glare.co.za

Another great accessory, perfect for those in-between days, is a scarf or wrap. We love this gorgeous polyester foulard made from recycled polyester, R299. Details: shop.mango.com/za


Is this cute or what?! This ‘trunk’ jewellery tree is perfect for hanging rings and bracelets and it even has a little hidden compartment for those special pieces. It’s available in an array of different colours and made from silicone and beach wood. Plus, it will make a real statement on your vanity. Get yours for R299. Details: iconomyonline.com

The hidden compartment is situated at the bottom, and these 18K white gold amethyst studs will fit perfectly in there, R1 795. Details: www.uwekoetter.com


Struggling with dry or damaged skin? Can’t sleep? Feel stressed out? Yes, to all! Skin And Tonic London’s calm balm soothes dry, damaged skin and can even help you get more shut-eye. It’s 99% organic, Vegan, and gluten-and dairy-free, R273.13. Details: nakedorganiks.co.za

Speaking about sleepless nights. This lavender Bath Tea Set with rooibos and herbs will have you drift off to sleep in no time, R60 for a set of 4. Details: www.antjies.com


If you’re a fan of liquorice, we have some fantastic news. How would you love some covered in berries and chocolate? Yes, blackberry and dark chocolate liquorice! Talk about seductive. This combination of blackberries and dark chocolate refines the classic love combination of chocolate-coated berries. The blackberries complement the smooth dark chocolate and it all comes together with a hint of blackcurrant that strengthens the fruity notes of the chocolate. Yum, R220. Details: beautifulage.co.za

Bubbly like champers and refreshing like iced tea. Zooka Kombucha is great for increased energy and an improved immune system, R38. Details: www.faithful-to-nature.co.za


Marnkuk weaving studio specializes in hand-spun and hand-woven items. Each item is handcrafted by Marthinus Höll and his weavers. Prices range from R500 to R1 200 depending on the size of the item. For more details or to visit the studio, contact Marthinus on 082-522-0560.

It’s no secret that we love food. So imagine our delight when we stumbled across Chef & Guests. Think restaurant-quality fine dining in the comfort of your own home (or special venue). Simply choose your chef, pick a customised 3 to 6-course menu, invite some people over and enjoy. It’s a full service with post-dinner clean-up. Menu options start from R400 per person depending on the chef and menu. Details: www.chefnguests.co.za





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