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Beauty

Soothing, calming beauty products for some solid self-care time

Mar 20, 2020, Author: Candice May

We’re all in need of a little R&R right now. Since most of us are in #selfisolation and practising social distancing, we’re skipping the spa and pampering ourselves in the comfort of our home with some must-try products. From a miracle foot mask to divine-smelling […]

Home and Decor, Shopping

The new darling of design: Gen Z yellow

Jun 7, 2019, Author: Candice May

It’s time to bid a fond farewell to the subdued tones of millennial pink and celebrate the latest shade beloved by the trendy tribe. Bold, exciting, surprisingly versatile and – dare we say – cooler than its predecessor, Gen Z yellow is easy to incorporate […]

Entertainment

‘No, I’m from Cape Town’ – 15 ways to spot a Capetonian in Joburg

Jun 6, 2019, Author: Candice May

Cape Town and Johannesburg – the cultural epicentres of South Africa’s opposing ends – are nothing alike. In Cape Town, residents deal with short-distance road rage, but Joburg natives face long-distance traffic. Cape Town inhabitants live amongst international model execs, while Joburgers share space with vermin of mixed species. And Cape Town’s daily […]

People of Joburg

The rise of super-vlogger Mihlali N: first stop YouTube, now the world!

Jun 6, 2019, Author: Candice May

Influencers have totally shaken up the social media landscape in recent years, but Mihlali Ndamase was dominating YouTube, Instagram and Twitter before glitter-flecked skin and smoky peach eyes were even a thing. The beauty and fashion social media star is an Instagram OG who’s made the impressive leap from bedroom beauty tutorials to a self-made millionaire at […]

Dining Out

Social Parkwood: good fun … yet slightly disreputable

Jun 5, 2019, Author: Candice May

Spain’s tradition of kicking back with a glass of wine and small plates of tapas has become a welcome culinary fixture here in Joburg thanks to the city’s bustling, hurried lifestyle. Social Parkwood, the new spot on Park Corner, dishes out rustic morsels like braai […]

Dining Out, People of Joburg

Chef of the Month: Beatrix Thornhill

Jun 4, 2019, Author: Candice May

Tapas: small in size, but – when done well – enormous on flavour. And Joburg’s hooked on the stuff – just ask chef Beatrix Thornhill. Spanish-style eating has never been more popular in the City of Gold, with sharing plates of kataifi-wrapped halloumi, herbed tempura artichoke hearts […]

Dining Out

Channel Parisian flair at Melville’s new maison

Jun 3, 2019, Author: Candice May

Many assume that the best fine dining restaurants in Joburg are of the stuffy French sort – that can’t be further from the truth. While there are plenty of Gallic classics, there are also down-to-earth high-class spots to celebrate a special occasion or for a […]

Dining Out

The Palazzo Hotel gets tea time down to a T

Jun 3, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Hello Joburgers, long, lazy and ultra-indulgent tea times are taking centre stage at The Palazzo Montecasino hotel, with a delicious new Winter High Tea menu, a new Morning High Tea offering, and a one-day only special ‘Christmas in July in Hats and Heels’ High Tea […]

Dining Out

A trendy new lunch spot in Braam by Food Lover’s Market

May 31, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Hello Joburgers, Food Lover’s Market has expanded its hugely popular Eatery stores in Gauteng with the launch of Food Lover’s Eatery in Braamfontein’s Business Improvement District (BID) on Thursday, 16 May 2019. The store opened to a very positive response from the local business community […]

Arts and Culture

Focus on precious porcelain at the Antiques Collective

May 31, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Hello Joburgers, since hosting the annual prestigious National Antiques & Decorative Arts Faire (NAADA Faire) for the past three years, which turns the Crystal Court into an elegant showcase for antique furniture, collectables and decorative arts, shoppers and collectors are now able to enjoy the […]