Author Archives: Danita Pilley

Business & Tech, People of Joburg

#BeExponential with Singularity University South Africa

May 8, 2019, Author: Danita Pilley

SingularityU South Africa aims to build an empowered network of globally connected changemakers across Africa, who are able to innovate and implement solutions that will solve some of the world’s greatest challenges. SingularityU SA runs custom education, innovation and impact programmes that help others leverage […]

Our Top 5, Shopping

Our top 5 gorgeous spoils for every kind of mom

May 6, 2019, Author: Danita Pilley

Pajamas, chocolates and that cheesy world’s best mom mug – we’ve all fallen into the trap of generic Mother’s Day gifts, and although mom is always grateful, we’re pretty sure she’s over it. Amp up your game this year and really give her something to […]


So you think you’re a millionaire? Here’s how to blow it in a day

May 3, 2019, Author: Danita Pilley

Someone has recently won a record PowerBall jackpot of R232 million and, who knows, next time it could be you! Just image…you’ve joined the nouveau riche with your unexpected lottery win…you’re a multimillionaire… and before you wake up from this marvellous dream… here’s how to blow […]


Calvin Klein Women: the new fragrance by Calvin Klein

Apr 26, 2019, Author: Danita Pilley

Calvin Klein’s newest fragrance Women, the first fragrance ever created by Raf Simons, Chief Creative Officer, draws inspiration from the multifaceted identity of femininity today which is the empowered reality of the modern women.  READ MORE ON BEAUTY HERE. Calvin Klein Women is inspired by this inherent diversity and by plurality combined with […]

Business & Tech

Dove has announced new Project #ShowUs

Apr 25, 2019, Author: Danita Pilley

Dove, together with its partners Getty Images and Girlgaze has announced project #ShowUs; its largest and most ambitious initiative to date. READ MORE ON BEAUTY HERE. With over 5,000 images, Project #ShowUs is the world’s largest stock photo library created by women and non-binary individuals to […]


Emirates celebrates the spirit of Africa with latest brand campaign

Apr 25, 2019, Author: Danita Pilley

Emirates has launched a pan-African brand advertising campaign that celebrates the talent and achievements of young Africans, taking the message of ‘New Africa’ to the world. READ MORE ON TRAVEL HERE. The campaign also features an original music video produced by Kenyan musician and DJ Blinky […]

Arts and Culture

Catch a solo exhibition by Christiaan Diedericks at The Melrose Gallery

Apr 25, 2019, Author: Danita Pilley

In Search of a New King will be held between 9 May and 9 June 2019. Diedericks, one of South Africa’s most widely exhibited fine artists and print makers, both locally and internationally, is known for capturing beauty in poignant, thought-provoking, and often painful themes. READ MORE […]


The perfect wine for a classic spaghetti vongole

Apr 24, 2019, Author: Danita Pilley

Terra del Capo Pinot Grigio  This gorgeous Pinot Grigio starts off fruity with golden apple and light peach aromas that are complemented with touches of stone fruit and floral notes. READ MORE ON FOOD & DRINK HERE. On the palate, flavours of nectarine and peach intermingle with honeysuckle opulence and fresh lime […]

Dining Out

Eat, drink, fiesta at La Parada Waterfall Corner

Apr 23, 2019, Author: Danita Pilley

Known for their cocktails, beautiful design and delectable bite-sized eats, La Parada Waterfall Corner caters to a trendy crowd who enjoy eating a little, drinking a little, and socialising a lot – fiesta style! Representing the first extension of the La Parada brand in Gauteng, […]

Fashion, Shopping

Shopping hotspot: KiirA African Fine Jewellery

Apr 19, 2019, Author: Danita Pilley

KiiRA is an authentically African fine jewellery brand inspired by the exquisitely diverse people, colours and vistas of the African continent.    Taz Watson is the brainchild and designer behind the KiiRA brand. As a native South African and a third-generation gemologist, Taz is as passionate about her homeland as she is about […]