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GLAMOUR Guides: 07.12.16

Want to know what’s the latest and greatest? You’ve come to the right place! Your GLAMOUR Guides are here to keep you updated on products, parties, places and everything else currently catching our eye.

Whether you’re into eating out, going to concerts or spoiling yourself with a new purchase, our guides are your source for the best things happening in South Africa this week.

Get ready for giggles!

Enjoy a fantastic day out with family and friends and laugh yourself into a stupor at The Heavyweights International Comedy Show taking place at Carnival City Big Top Arena on 11 December starting at 2pm. Headlined by New York comedian, Hina Yashere and Nigeria’s AY supported by the likes of Trevor Gumbi, Tumi Stopnonsons and Nina Hastie.

The Movie Music Festival

Vertex Events brings you a grand scale event aimed at showcasing local talent on an international scale, The Movie Music Festival is a one night only festival experience boasting great sound and breathtaking visuals and performances by local acts like Black Coffee, Cassper Nyovest, Babes Wodumo, Nasty C and many more. The event is happening on 10 December at Mary Fitzgerald Square in Newtown, doors open at 12pm – tickets available at Computicket from R100.

Celebrate with all

Local TV personality, Siv Ngesi, is challenging  South Africa to a #DiginityDrive in celebration of his 30th birthday. #DignityDrive is all about doing a little good for the many girls and women who are less fortunate and in dire need of sanitary products. Please participate by dropping of pads, tampons, reusable moon cups at the Fire and Ice Hotel on 9 December, Bree Street, Cape Town between 12pm – 7pm.

Go crazy for chocolate

Lindt has launched a fabulous chocolate boutique in Canal Walk. Perfect for gifts and treats for the festive season! More great news – Lindt will be offering chocolate making classes from the 3rd to 29th of December in Cape Town and Johannesburg. To secure your spot visit and get all the information you need on Lindt Christmas products at or

Beach lovers take note

Studio 7 presents Full Moon Sessions on 14th December at Clifton Beach at 7:30pm. Enjoy two hours of sunset, MoonlightTunes courtesy of Reality Radio featuring Felix Laban. Bring along our own snacks and a something to keep you warm. Tickets available at Webtickets.

Get GLAMmed up

If you want to spoil yourself, head down to the international award winning salon, SOHO Nails Waxing Beauty opening at the V&A Waterfront the week of 12 December. Your one-stop-shop to get dolled-up!

Attention all Michael Kors fans

You’ll be happy to know that you can now shop all things Michael Kors at the new amazing store at the V&A Waterfront. You’ll find beautiful ready-to-wear accessories from MICHAEL by Michael Kors including handbags and leather goods. Get watches, jewellery, eyewear and fragrances you’ll absolutely adore!

Festive feet

Year-end function and Christmas parties will be filling up your calendar soon, so make sure your outfits are paired with gorgeous shoes. Shop Rubi by Cotton On to be party ready!

Pop in at the pop-up

The Union Bar is back and just in time for the happy season! The latest instalment – which can be found in Melrose Arch, Joburg – features the up-and-coming, in-your-face, premium British Gin, Bulldog Gin. With a range of specially designed cocktails by some of the best mixologists in the world, you’ll want to come back again and again. The Union Bar Bulldog Gin is open until 16 December, at the Ex YDE Shop, H33D, The Piazza, Melrose Arch.

Out of the loop? Have a look at last week’s GLAMOUR Guides.

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