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GLAMOUR Guides: 11.01.17

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.

Grillers delight

South Africa is known and loved for its braai culture, well now you can take it up a notch by enjoying Tobago’s Seaside Grill at the Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront. If seafood is up your alley, you’ll love the seafood buffet with black mussels, paella, fish, calamari, prawn curry and seafood kebabs. Mmmg!

Love local

Introducing the proudly South African  Oscar & Rose, a gorgeous fashion collection made with powerful, influential women in mind. Founded by Thandiwe Modise, the fashion label plans to bridge the gap between African creativity and Western style by mixing traditional prints with modern designs and fabrics. Definitely one to keep an eye on!

Fancy a picnic?

Looking for ideas for an upcoming outing with your bestie? Delheim Estate in Stellenbosch welcomes you to their prime location at the edge of the Klip River for a beautiful picnic. Order a basket for R460 that serves two. It’s summer time and the outdoors awaits – even if you’re not the hiking type! Contact them on (021) 888 4607 or book at [email protected].

Get glammed up!

Sun International in collaboration with Mumm brings you the Sun Met, taking place on 28 January at Kenilworth Racecourse. Race goers will enjoy a day of entertainment, great food and even better fashion. Get your tickets at Gates open at 10am! Visit for more information.

Beauty for a cause

Elizabeth Arden brings you a chance to spoil yourself and help a proudly South African initiative, Sparrow Society (visit for info). They’ve joined forces in creating three chic cosmetic bags filled with three full-sized Elizabeth Arden products, with the purchase of two Elizabeth Arden products. You’ll find an Eight Hour Cream Skin Protectant, Grand Entrance Mascara and 15ml Always Red EDT (valued at R785). This offer is available from 16 January – 5 February at Foschini stores, 16 February – 6 March at Truworths stores and 12 April – 3 May at Edgars and Red Square stores.

For the love of the arts

Herman van Veen is making his way back to South Africa for the fifth time. The popular Dutch superstar will be entertaining with songs, sketches and mime, accompanied by guitarist Edith Leerkes, singer/violinist Jannemien Cnossen and bassist Kees Dijkstra. See him at the Artscape Opera House on Saturday, 14 January at 8pm and Oude Libertas Amphitheatre in Stellenbosch on 20 and 21 of January at 8:15pm. Book your tickets at

Summer sundowners

So it’s back to work and school but summer is far from over, head on over to The Table Bay’s Oscar Terrace to welcome in the weekend with the perfect summer vibe. Enjoy the beautiful view, great music and tasty cocktails from January till April every Friday between 17:00 and 20:00.

Spoil yourself

Attention all beauty lovers! Cape Town Beauty Bar has amazing specials running until April that you definitely don’t want to miss. The Summer Starter Pack to stay bikini ready, Glam Thursdays to get your ready for a weekend of fun and The Hangover special for a much-needed pick-me-up. Call them on (021) 202 9500 or email [email protected] for more info.

Happy feet

Few things are more tempting and desired than a gorgeous new pair of shoes and now you can enjoy 50% off selected Madison shoes until 15  January! Shop in-store or online at

Make detox season easy

Is your new year’s resolution to hit the gym, eat healthier, or just get rid of all the junk in your body post-holiday? It’s hard – we know! To make your healthy living goals a bit more achievable, try swapping out your favourite fizzy drinks for Vita Coco Coconut Water. It has half the sugar of conventional juices, plus it’s low in kilojoules and fat-free!

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

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