Our December Wishlist
Essential Summer Hats
These trendy, sun friendly hats can be found in a beautiful assortment of colours and styles at The Shop, located on the Lower Level of The Beverly Hills Hotel in Umhlanga. The Shop is open from 9am to 5pm daily. Contact: 031 561 4705 or go to: www.theshopbeverlyhillshotel.co.za
The Nkwana Range, available at Homewood, is a pallet-inspired range of designs taking a cue from the trend to upcycle old wooden pallets and crates. Popular items include day beds (frame from R5150) with left and right configurations, and the ‘killer’ glass topped coffee table (from R4450) on castors. Daybeds arranged in an L shape make an ideal corner suite and a wide range of fabrics may be selected to suit any environment. Homewood is situated at 31C Solstice Rd, Umhlanga. 031 566 5322.
These white Raku pots, made in Bettys Bay by John The Potter Ceramics are available at Abundance at the Quarter Shopping Centre in Ballito. Abundance proudly supports local South African artisans, supporting themselves. For more information contact Sue Boulle 0824149929 or Fran Jex 0824441518
Healthy Herbs and Spices
Natural Herbs and Spices is offering South Africans healthier, more affordable alternatives by providing an extensive range of 100% natural, steam pasteurised, preservative and GMO-free range of herbs and spices. The range comprises 29 grinders, six salt seasonings, 12 sachet seasonings (including pestos and bread dippers), 27 herbs and blended spices, and ceramic grinder options, available through all major retail outlets, including Pick ‘n Pay, Spar, Wellness Warehouse and Dis-Chem.
Light and airy. These filigree cocktail sticks will not only stylishly stir long drinks: they’re also expressively decorative – and double as drink IDs. Available at www.smacs.co.za R149 for a set of six.
This recently launched designer Cubana Loveseat by Trumpex Furniture Imports oozes aesthetic appeal, making it a statement piece that’s a must have for any home. Visit the Trumpex showroom at 10 Mahogany Field, Springfield Industrial Park, Durban (031 579 3676) and view their wide range of premium quality all weather outdoor furniture.
Summer holidays are almost upon us and while some will be staying right here for sun, sea and leisure, another lucky few will head off overseas. Optiphi’s unique 2in1 product range is perfect for all of this. The dual pump Optiphi product range includes – Moisturize (facial cleanser and moisture control light), Protect (facial cleanser and protecting revitalizer), and Brighten (facial cleanser and complexion control. Optiphi 2in1 – Price: 2 x 15ml R688.28 available at selected salons. 012 667 6244 www.optiphi.com
Le Good Life
Buy your favourite J.C. Le Roux this festive season and add an extra bit of Yuletide cheer with limited edition Christmas tree decorations. Available on all J.C. Le Roux Méthode Cap Classique and sparkling wines at leading retailers. For more on J.C. Le Roux, visit www.jcleroux.co.za, www.facebook/HouseofJCLeRoux or follow @LeGoodLife on Twitter.
Every family needs extra protection from the sun – and this summer is set to be a scorcher! Everysun Family Sun Screen is available in a variety of forms, including the Flip Lid Lotion (SPF50, 40, 30 and 20), the Pump Bottle lotion (SPF30), the Family Aerosol Can (SPF40), the Family Spritzer Bottle Spray (SPF40) and Sunscreen Lotion Stick (SPF50) and will provide trusted protection from the damaging effects of the sun for the entire family.
Comfort Zone Digestive Complex
The festive season brings with it loads of overindulgence and, as a result, bloating. Comfort Zone offers a broad spectrum digestive support that is able to work across various food groups with the addition of supportive herbs. It contains eleven naturally derived enzymes plus botanicals to help the natural digestive process. Comfort Zone is available from health stores nationwide R304,70.
Get It Magazine (Ballito/Umhlanga) February 2018