Category: People of Joburg

Competitions, People of Joburg

Sweet Beginnings for Paul’s Homemade Ice Cream + WIN an ice cream cake

Dec 12, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Cookies and Cream. Birthday Cake. Choc Nutella Oreo. Butter Cake. These classic nostalgia-inducing flavours have become synonymous with Paul’s Homemade Ice Cream, or as they like to call it, PHIC. You may not know this, but PHIC’s story began with a thoughtful 21st birthday present. […]

Beauty, People of Joburg

7 min with David Gillson

Dec 11, 2019, Author: Amber Richardson

Well-known hairstylist and co-owner of Carlton Hair in Hyde Park and Melrose Arch, David Gillson has opened a brand-new hair salon on the Insta-famous Elizabeth Street in London. Like Carlton Hair, Issy’s is also a sustainable salon that stocks high-quality and eco-friendly Davines products. We sat down with […]

Featured, People of Joburg

7 min with our fave local personalities of the year

Dec 4, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

We caught up with our favourite Joburg- and Pretoria-based influencers to find out everything from their favourite Christmas Day food to their bucket-list December holiday destination.  READ MORE ON PEOPLE OF JOBURG HERE. MIHLALI NDAMASE  Hailing from KwaZulu-Natal, Mihlali Ndamase moved to Joburg in 2015 and has since […]

Beauty, People of Joburg

Getting naked with Lara: Using active ingredients in the holiday sun

Dec 2, 2019, Author: Candice May

We’ve teamed up with Lara Wicksteed, co-owner of YouBar in Thrupps Illovo Centre and a skincare buff who worked for brands such as Dermalogica, SkinCeuticals and La Roche-Posay for eight years before she decided to open her own beauty business. This month, Lara gives us the lowdown on active ingredients – elements that make a […]

People of Joburg

24 Hours in Joburg with Ryan Murgatroyd

Nov 29, 2019, Author: Amber Richardson

Ryan Murgatroyd is a DJ, producer and the co-founder of electronic band, Crazy White Boy, known hits like Love you Better and Zoma.  He took a break from the band earlier this year to work on solo projects, but now Crazy White Boy is back and making waves with their new summer anthem, Tonight. This is how the man behind the music spends […]

Dining Out, People of Joburg

Chef of the Month: Matthew Foxon

Nov 29, 2019, Author: Carly Ritz

Matthew Foxon, head chef at 54 on Bath hotel’s Level Four restaurant, knew he wanted to be a chef from age seven. Inspired by his mother and stalwarts like Keith Floyd and Thomas Keller, now chef Matthew is pouring his passion into exclusive food pairings […]

People of Joburg

7 min with Saray Khumalo

Nov 15, 2019, Author: Amber Richardson

On 16 May 2019, Saray Khumalo made history when she became the first black African female to summit Mount Everest. Saray is also a philanthropist, motivational speaker, business executive at Momentum Multiply and one of the most inspiring people we’ve ever met. We chatted to her about her time on Everest and what’s next.    READ MORE ON ENTERTAINMENT HERE. Can you describe the feeling when you […]

People of Joburg

Wonderbra announces their new ambassador

Nov 13, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Premium underwear brand, Wonderbra has announced their new ambassador, Kristina Andreas Louw. READ MORE ON ENTERTAINMENT HERE. Wonderbra wasn’t just looking for a pretty face, but also a woman who could embody their sexy spirited brand, and this 23-year-old public relations student was the perfect fit. Kristina, who hails from Durban, spends her spare time working […]

People of Joburg

Up close and personal with Tshepi Vundla

Nov 5, 2019, Author: Candice May

This month, our cover star is the gorgeous and ever so glamorous Tshepi Vundla. The model who’s also a socialite, social media influencer, fashion stylist, personal shopper and wardrobe designer has been our favourite local personality to follow this year. Here, we get to know her a little better.  […]

Beauty, People of Joburg

Meet Vanessa Ralston and Kara-Leigh Baker

Nov 4, 2019, Author: Candice May

Vanessa Ralston and Kara-Leigh Baker are the mother-daughter team behind The French Lemon, a luxury bath, body and home brand based in Morningside offering vegan, natural, cruelty-free and eco-friendly products ranging from soaps and shampoo bars to candles and diffusers. We sat down with this girl-boss duo to find out where the name came […]