Archive: Nov 2015

November 29, 2015   /   by natalie   /   ,

Ten (slightly) Unusual Things To Do In Cape Town

Ten (slightly) Unusual Things To Do In Cape Town

When visiting Cape Town for the first time it’s imperative to go up Table Mountain, visit Camps Bay beach, shop at the Neighbourgoods Market, take in the views at Cape Point and stroll through the Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens. These are just a few of the iconic must-see attractions that have helped make Cape Town […]

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November 25, 2015   /   by natalie   /   , ,

Margot Molyneux S/S 2016

Margot Molyneux S/S 2016

Margot Molyneux is my favourite local designer. Her cuts are exquisite and she uses the softest fabrics that hang and fold perfectly on the body. Her stuff is classic, basic in the best way and always feels amazing when I’m wearing it. Margot sent me something from her latest range, Colour Field, available online now. […]

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November 25, 2015   /   by natalie   /   , ,

Cocktails, Sunset and a Staycation at the Radisson Blu Waterfront

Cocktails, Sunset and a Staycation at the Radisson Blu Waterfront

I remember coming to visit Cape Town as a teenager (I grew up in Joburg) and wanting nothing more than to watch the sunset over cocktails at the Radisson Bu Waterfront. There’s just nothing quite like it. There’s something about it that’s just so quintessentially Cape Town. The deck is right on the water and […]

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November 23, 2015   /   by natalie   /   ,

Christmas Feasting: The Easy Way

Christmas Feasting: The Easy Way

This past weekend Keenan’s family were in town, and since we won’t be seeing them this Christmas (we’ll be in Melbourne with my family), we decided to have a very early Christmas lunch.  We also invited my favourite aunt and uncle, so we had a full house. You might think that it wouldn’t have felt […]

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November 16, 2015   /   by natalie   /  

WIN tickets to River Republic

WIN tickets to River Republic

I’m really looking forward to chilling out on the Breede River at the River Republic festival on the weekend of 27-29 November. It’s being described as “Up The Creek for Spring”, which sounds just about perfect to me. Check out all the info for the festival below in the press release below: Where lilo meets river […]

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November 13, 2015   /   by natalie   /   , ,

#RuilMyStyl Debuts TONIGHT

#RuilMyStyl Debuts TONIGHT

For the past couple of months I’ve been shooting a new TV show and I’m so excited to say that tonight, the first episode will be on a screen near you, South Africa! Premiering on DSTV’s new Afrikaans lifestyle channel, Via (147) at 5pm, Ruil My Styl is a style makeover show that uses internet […]

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November 11, 2015   /   by natalie   /   , , , ,

Six Tips for Packing for a Summer City Holiday

Six Tips for Packing for a Summer City Holiday

Deciding what to pack when you’ve got a limit of 25kgs for three weeks in a new city can be really tough. I know, because there have been enough 2am arguments between my sweet boyfriend who just wants me to turn the light off, and a frantic me, about how many pairs of shoes are […]

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November 9, 2015   /   by natalie   /  

Making A Tiny Studio A Home

Making A Tiny Studio A Home

When Keenan and I unloaded the first of our boxes into our new, empty apartment back in February of this year, I think we were both had the same thought; “How are our lives going to fit into this tiny space together?” After the initial excitement of being given a bond, signing all the paperwork and […]

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November 4, 2015   /   by natalie   /   , ,

Come to Cape Town and stay in our apartment

Come to Cape Town and stay in our apartment

While we’re away in December, we decided to rent our apartment out on Airbnb. We’ll be away from 23 December to 10 January, but we’ve opened bookings up from the 1st of December. It’s literally the perfect place for a visitor to Cape Town to base themselves. It’s bright and airy, on the ground floor and has […]

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November 4, 2015   /   by natalie   /   , ,

Packing for a long haul flight

Packing for a long haul flight

Come December 23rd I’ll be strapping in for a 30 hour journey to Melbourne, Australia. No, this is not the direct route flight time, but you try finding an affordable direct flight to expat country over the Christmas season. We’ll be visiting my sister Jonti and her fiancé Nick over the festive season, and they […]

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