Category People


Jenna Bruwer is a self-proclaimed "Fashion Editor turned wine person", with fantastic taste in literature and one hell of a funny Twitter feed. When Jenna isn't doing the marketing for Springfield Estate, she haunts the Western Cape's top restaurants and cafes with some of Cape Town's finest fashion folk- which makes for incredible Instagram fodder.... Continue reading


Kitsi Sebati put together our June Pay Day Play, and it's a whopper. Working as a producer at award-winning production agency Lampost, Kitsi is one talented and well-connected bae. Putting together the production teams behind some of South Africa's best photographic ad campaigns and fashion shoots by day, Kitsi also has an inspiring tumblr account, itsibitsikitsi.... Continue reading


Sandiso Ngubane is a trend analyst, prolific writer and opinion leader in South Africa's cultural and fashion landscape. He's had work featured in the Mail and Guardian, Sunday Times, on Superbalist's blog The Way Of Us and the local editions of Marie Claire and QG to name a few. If you want to mull over... Continue reading

PAY DAY PLAY: Eleni’s March Edition

Eleni Labrou is the founder and designer behind AKEDO, a label known for it's minimal aesthetic blending sophistication with weird design. You can see AKEDO's AW 2016 collection, shown at #MBFW16 earlier this month here, at SDR and read The Stylist's Notebook review of the collection here. Eleni put together this month's Pay Day Play... Continue reading


It’s our second month of Fashion Book Club (yay!) and we’re looking at a selection from Araffa-Isabella Mpungwe, contributing Beauty Editor and Chef in Training. “I like to think I read according to my current life theme, but looking at some of the books I’ve read and the timing, perhaps that’s not the case. I’m… Continue reading

PAY DAY PLAY: Colin’s January Edition

Meet Colin, he’s a Creative Director and co-founder of the recently formed Wondermerk Studios in addition to being a co-founder at the award winning Gaschette Magazine. Colin also directs adverts. He’s kind of a big deal. His office doesn’t smell like mahogany, but he really is a big deal. Colin does pretty mind blowing motion... Continue reading

PAY DAY PLAY- MARIA’s July Edition

  This month’s Pay Day Play is courtesy of publicist and African inspired accessory designer Maria McCloy. And it’s a brilliant curation of music if I do say so myself. Maria says the playlist is made of songs she’s currently loves or has always loved, she also named the playlist Love and Lust, Friendzones and Fly… Continue reading