Category Fashion & Beauty

Missibaba’s Iconic New Belt Collection

    Meet the Iconic Belt Collection by Missibaba! The collection including styles revisited by the design team and the new Le Left Bank, inspired by the Hamsa Hand, a protective symbol to counter the evil eye. From the fittingly named Simple, to the waist cinching Viper Cleopatra and the fun Swan Belt, this collection has tons of… Continue reading

A1 STORE OPENS

  A1 is a new pop-up store made for local designers, by local designers. The shipping container store launched last week in Melville’s 27 Boxes and the small space is bright and airy, showcasing some of South Africa’s more experimental young and upcoming designers. A1 is a collaboration between James Barrett-Poulsen and Amy Liu of… Continue reading

LOOKS: ANMARI HONIBALL PICTURE DRESS

A lightweight sweater dress is a staple for Spring, this one from Anmari Honiball called The Picture Dress is my current go-to. Animari Honiball’s distinctive style is easy to wear and eye-catching, so I’ve slowly started collecting items from her each season. Something else I’d like to shout out are these silver and white brogues from Europa… Continue reading

THE LIST EASY DAYS

I’m looking for easy to wear separates in laid-back textures and bold graphics to start the summer season. Pieces that can go from the street and a market or an afternoon walk and a relaxed lunch. And a cute camera to capture those moments and the ones in between forever and see them instantly. 1)…. Continue reading

OUT OF THIS WORLD BY MARIA FRANCESCA PEPE

    Maria Francesca Pepe’s jewellery exudes cool. Mixing pop culture imagery and sub-culture influences with conceptual design has become the brand’s signature aesthetic. There’s a certain sense of humour that comes with a lot of pieces but on the other end of the scale are sharp, sleek, geometric designs that err on confrontational. I… Continue reading

Adidas ultra boost launch

Last week I was lucky enough to be one of the first to try out the new Adidas ultra boost, by taking a selfie and Snapchat filled run around Braamfontien. Starting at Adidas Originals’ concept store Area 3 , we were handed a locker number and got a full Adidas running kit to change into… Continue reading

LOOKS: AVANT PEONY WRAP DRESS

  Avant Apparel’s Peony Wrap Dress is quickly becoming a go-to for me, the flattering cowl and wrap skirt makes dressing it in different ways a breeze. Here I just belted the Peony Wrap Dress and added two strong accessories- some killer Nine West boots and my new favourite hat from Simon and Mary hat… Continue reading

GIGI HADID FOR TOPSHOP

  Gigi Hadid has just been announced as a new global ambassador for TOPSHOP. The model, Instagram super star and TV personality was snapped by photographer Tyrone Lebon and styled in house by TOPSHOP’s Creative Director, Kate Phelan. I’ve personaly love Gigi Hadid’s carefree sense of style and her online persona makes me feel like… Continue reading

LOOKS: Bright White

    I have this thing for crop tops, I wear them a lot and almost own too many. All kinds of crop tops- the tightly fitted teenagery tee-shirt style ones, to the fitted variety, to the loose and square-cut kind like this Clive Rundle guy that I love. This simple little crop top is… Continue reading

THE LIST DISCO INSPO

July is my birthday month- which generally means having a party. I don’t think I’ve ever skipped having a ‘thing’ for birthday, even the non-milestone ones. This year I’m lucky enough to be sharing my party with a dear friend and we’re going all Studio 54 style. Club kids, art scene character, drag queens, glitter,… Continue reading