11:32 16 November
From The Kitchen, STIR Food Serves Up Some Mouthwatering Seasonal Dishes.
The arancini ball has become a popular modern day tapas in seasonal dishes with inventive variations around the world. STIR Food celebrates our South African coastline by using the underdog of the shellfish family, the humble...
11:15 16 November
, Weddings & Events
Be it to escape city life, or to experience something slightly off the winelands beaten track, the Helderberg Basin has become the trendiest new stop. And one of the favourite destinations within our spectacular mountain fringed valley, is the Lourensford Market…
Situated on the stunningly scenic and...
Uchenna & Wolé Solana Wedding
Uchenna & Wolé Solana described their wedding day as “perfect”, and we couldn’t agree more! This radiant couple has even caught the attention of one of South Africa’s most premium bridal magazines and was featured within weeks of their ceremony! We chatted...
15:46 10 October
As Anna Wintour (Editor of US Vogue) so eloquently put it, “I’ve long believed that the eye runs naturally from the catwalk to the kitchen.” Decor and couture have often had ties to each other historically, and the styles and trends sometimes even follow each...
14:56 06 September
in The Aleit Family
In august this year, a group of hand-picked third-year students from the Aleit Academy were responsible for managing the 23rd annual Jan Kriel Auction event, which is dedicated to raising funds for the growth of this school for special needs children. The Aleit Group is...
14:44 06 September
, Style & Trends
Today the local events industry can be described as having reached new heights, with clients demanding events that not only set them apart, but deliver enduring memories for their guests. The experience itself is now what drives the event, which has forced service professionals to...
When you attend a wedding this year, remember to look up, because getting creative with all of the available space in a venue will be very important for couples. From hanging installation of lights or flowers to elaborate photo backdrops - vertical space has never...
05:25 14 June
“Old School” (Monograms, Buttercream etc.)
A lot can be said about wedding trends for this season – there is just so much going on! With that being said, I decided to narrow down my top 15 wedding cake trends...
05:18 14 June
As we greet 2016 we can clearly see that brides this year will want to go down the aisle their own way. Couples today want a wedding that showcases who they are, that’s a fun experience for their guests and that won’t look or feel dated.
05:09 14 June
In this issue we focus on the bride and her retinue which also includes the mother of the bride as well as the groom’s mother. Why my focus on this? During the last 3 months I have experienced such disappointing behaviour from bridesmaids) and would...