Our October Wishlist
Lovers of the Annie Sloan chalk paint range will be thrilled to find out about the new black and white waxes! Complementing their extensive range of products, the black wax is perfect for achieving a warehouse/industrial style look, while the white wax can be used for a coastal/bleached look. Waxes are R150 for 500ml and available from Annie Sloan stockists. www.anniesloansa.co.za
Summer fun means gorgeous hair is a necessity and we’re loving Wella professional’s Oil Reflections collection. Formulated with camellia oil and white tea extract, the range helps to protect your hair from natural lipid degeneration and creates smooth and reflective hair. The collection includes Luminous Reveal Shampoo (R239), Luminous Instant Conditioner (R239), Luminous Reboost Mask (R249) and Luminous Smoothening Oil (R159). Details: www.modernhairbeauty.com / 0860 104 109.
Walk on the wild side
Walk on the wild side of fashion this season with Via La Moda’s latest collection – Untamed. The ‘African chic’ range includes handbags, backpacks and travel bags – all expertly handmade with leather and hides, by master craftsman Hanspeter and his team from their workshop in Johannesburg. Handbags range from R5 667 and travel bags from R14 683. Available at De Marigny’s at Gateway Theatre of Shopping.
What better way to celebrate the arrival of Spring than with a fabulous new pair of shoes? Rubi, by Cotton On are stocking a stunning new range of Espadrilles, which we absolutely adore! Check out the Cotton On store at Gateway Theatre of Shopping.
Giving and receiving
If you’re looking for a special gift to celebrate the summer months, or you just want to add something new and stylish to your home, check out the gorgeous range of products at www.vedange.co.za. We’re loving this 2 litre wine carafe made from mouth blown glass (R400) (or Oil and Vinegar bottles with oak stoppers (R325)).
With long summer days on our doorstep there is no question that we are going to be spending loads of time on the beach and at the poolside. If you’re struggling to find a cozzie to suit your body type then we suggest you check out Milady’s’ new Wonderfit Swimwear range. The stylish range includes bikini’s, tankini’s and one-piece’s and are available in sizes 34 – 46. These swim shorts (only available from December) are R229.
Follow the arrow!
Where do you want to go? Just follow the Clicquot Arrow and you’ll be headed in the right direction. A twist on traditional road signs, the Clicquot Arrow invites you to celebrate life with a trendy metal case shaped like an arrow. And inside? Exactly what you’d love to find at the end of every journey … a bottle of Veuve Clicquot Yellow Label, of course. There are 29 global destinations, from Cape Town to Kyoto, Buenos Aires to Berlin … with the distance of the city, calculated in kilometrs from Reims (the centre of the House’s production), inscribed. Available nationally from selected retailers from R629.95, this is one journey we’ll definitely be going on!
Get It Magazine (Ballito/Umhlanga) – November 2018