Author Archives: Candice May

Home and Decor

Haute Edit’s ceramic collection is the perfect gift for any occasion

April 18, 2019, Author: Candice May

Hello Joburgers, is a socially-conscious brand dedicated to supporting skilled artisans and women in craft, featuring socially responsible products. As a brand that epitomises ethically sourced, handcrafted artisanal rarities, the marble inspired, ceramic collection doesn’t disappoint. The intricate patterns adorning these collectible pieces borrow […]


This wine is heaven on earth … for your plate and your glass!

April 17, 2019, Author: Candice May

“I love cooking with wine. Sometimes I even put some in the food.” For tasty food, you should only cook with wine that you’d drink in the first place. Whether you want to open a bottle especially for that perfect pasta sauce or need a way […]


Drool-worthy chocolatiers you need to follow on Instagram

April 15, 2019, Author: Candice May

Chocolate. Let’s not pretend Easter is about anything else. These international chocolatiers’ Insta feeds will melt your heart!  READ MORE ON FOOD & DRINK HERE. @maggielouiseconfections  What do you get when you creatively combine the world of boxed chocolate with pop culture and fashion? Maggie Louise Confections! If […]

Beauty, People of Joburg

Get to know Ash & Jess from Meraki Aesthetic and Beauty Studio

April 10, 2019, Author: Candice May

Ashleigh and Jessica opened Meraki Aesthetic and Beauty Studio in April 2017. Ash had a salon from home and so did Jess, and so they decided to join forces and expand and grow their passion and knowledge in the beauty industry. We decided to pop […]

Drinks, Night life

Liquid love: Jozi’s most indulgent drinks

April 9, 2019, Author: Candice May

Dessert has long been our motto here at Hello Joburg HQ. Rather than spoiling our appetites, though, we’re getting our fix with the most irresistible dessert-inspired cocktails – the ideal elixir for chilly nights ahead. Get ready to put your champagne taste to the test and satisfy your […]

Dining Out, Drinks

Where to get the best G&T on tap in Jozi

April 8, 2019, Author: Candice May

Hello Joburgers, gin bars are multiplying in Joburg as the spirit ditches its mother’s ruin reputation and gains some serious street cred. So where are the best places to procure a G&T in town? While we love a mean shaken martini and an elevated gin […]

Dining Out

Naked Coffee: where fashion, cars and coffee meet

April 5, 2019, Author: Candice May

It’s not every day that you get to linger alongside luxury of this kind, which makes NAKED @ Daytona so unique and special.   NAKED Coffee is not new to Jozi, with a presence in Kramerville, Morningside and Sandton. The latest shop has returned home to Melrose Arch and stands between a collection of […]

Dining Out, People of Joburg

Chef of the month: Jacques Cronje

April 5, 2019, Author: Candice May

Ever wondered what it’s like to be transported to an escapist fantasy world that combines a restaurant with ‘future theatre’? Chef Jacques Cronje, Group Executive Chef of the Milk & Honey Group SA, talks to us about what it’s like heading up the kitchen at the spanking new […]

Night life

This fabulous new pop-up bar will CÎROC your world!

April 4, 2019, Author: Candice May

Positioned as a cheeky take on luxury, CÎROC’s bold collaboration with Italian fashion house Moschino is finally making its highly anticipated arrival in South Africa. To officially celebrate the traffic-stopping partnership, CÎROC hosted a private media soirée at the Diamond Walk’s lush Arque Bar where […]

Leisure Activities

Chocolate classes, workshops, tastings and tours to go cocoa for

April 3, 2019, Author: Candice May

Joburg has a proud sweet tooth – check out all the sugar-coated candy stores and frosty ice cream shops for proof – but the city has a particularly sweet spot saved for chocolate. Rich, robust and deliciously decadent, Jozi’s chocolate scene has never been better! Take […]