Is this the prettiest bag you’ve ever seen or what?! Add some instant glam to any outfit with this beautiful leather envelope bag from Mango. It’s uber-stylish and easy to wear. And did we mention that it’s 100% suede? R699. Details: www.shop.mango.com/za.
COMFORT IS KEY
You might have seen that sneakers are all the rage and these authentic mid-purple Vans will look amazing paired with jeans and a t-shirt or a cute dress. Made for a comfy fit and available in an array of colours, there is sure to be a pair for everyone, R699. Details: www.spree.co.za.
LIVE IT UP
Temperatures are heating up and we can already see ourselves dancing the night away in this gorgeous frilled long jumpsuit from Mango. Wear it with heels, pumps or mules and be prepared for the compliments to stream in, R1 199. Details: www.shop.mango.com/za.
We just can’t stop gushing about Kirsten Goss’ brand new Wild Card collection. If gold is your colour, you definitely have to get your hands on these babies. The details are exquisite and don’t even get us started on the design, R6 090. Details: www.kirstengoss.com.
CELEBRATE IN STYLE
If you haven’t yet gotten a taste of Ginologist Floral Gin, you are in for a treat. The gin craze is still in full swing and we couldn’t be happier. Ginologist Floral Gin boasts a medley of aromatic florals underpinned by orange blossom, giving you a refined and inspirational taste. Enhance the taste by adding grapefruit peel and a sprig of rosemary, or just have fun experimenting with your own creations, R345. Available from selected liquor stores.
You’ll also need some straws, and we’re going green with this gorgeous stainless steel Foreva Straw set from Bubble Tea Shop online, R319. Each set includes a linen bag and wire brush made from recyclable nylon bits. Details: www.bubbleteashoponline.co.za.
FOR THE LOVE OF CAKE
What would a celebration of the most beautiful month be without cake? And at Miss Cake Bakery and Intimate Coffee Shop, you’ll get cake and so much more. They specialise in cakes for every occasion – weddings, birthdays, bachelorettes, baby showers … you name it. They also supply a few coffee shops around the city so keep a lookout. And then there’s the Parlour Coffee Shop, right next to the bakery situated in the heart of Nieuw Muckleneuk. They serve a scrumptious breakfast, delicious tarts, cakes, brunch and even light lunch. And don’t worry, the team also has a gluten-free menu and offers banting cakes and tarts on offer. Need to plan a special event, ladies’ morning or baby shower? The venue also boasts two tastefully decorated private rooms available for intimate parties seating up to 12 guests. Details: www.misscake.co.za.