Women in resistance: a photo exhibition

Alliance Française de Durban and the Durban Botanic Gardens, in collaboration with the French Institute of South Africa, will present an international exhibition – “Women in Resistance (Femmes en résistance)” by French photographer, Pierre-Yves Ginet, as well as an interactive local exhibition “Women in Resistance, Durban & KwaZulu-Natal” on Facebook….

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Color Run set to paint Durban all shades of extraordinary

Dubbed the “happiest 5K on the planet”, The Color Run™ 2015 will be in Durban on July 12. The Color Run is a feel-good, happy, colourful event. “Color Runners”go from wearing white clothing to being covered in prismatic colour. At each kilometre mark, a different colour of powder is showered on the…

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Call to register a DFF pop-up shop

If you own a business in the clothing, textile, footwear, leather or accessories industry and your brand “pops”, then you want to join the biggest fashion event in our city. Promote your brand, product or service to fashion media as well as fashion buyers on the Durban Fashion Fair platform….

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Lupa-liscious!

Lupa has established itself in the Hillcrest and Westville areas, with restaurants that offer authentic Italian cuisine in a friendly, family setting. But for us ‘coastliners’, it’s definitely a bit of a schlep getting up that hill – especially if you want to partake of the delicious cocktails and wines…

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One-stop pick-me-up shop

Nestled in a quiet, tree-lined street in uMhlanga Ridge is a little gem of a salon. I’m a sucker for all things purple, but I swear the fact that Style Studio on 7, Salon and Training Centre, is decorated in my favourite shade is only part of the reason I…

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#CaughtMyEye4

After a gruelling few days of exam prep we decided to treat the kids and try out a hip new eatery in Durban North. RocoMamas is visually appealing and quirky. Will let you know what we thought of the food … Soon  

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Spa indulgence

I was treated to a decadent spa morning at The Spa at the Oyster Box recently. From a sumptuous breakfast at the Health Bar to a display of the latest treatments on offer to a luxurious massage with the Spa’s own range of proudly South African products – it really…

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#MyFabulousDBN kicks off

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It was a perfect day for the kick off of the #MyFabulousDBN campaign, with an Instawalk from the Skate Park on the beachfront today. With inspiration everywhere, our local designer, S’bu Msimang, is going to be spoilt for choice when creating her designs for the campaign.

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A few load shedding tips

I never thought I’d say this but load shedding has been a good thing in our little home. For the first time in ages, we’ve had nothing to do but sit around with each other and really talk. Suddenly I’m learning so many new things about my kids, their friends…

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Magic mix

  The Diageo Reserve World Class this week held regional finals for its Bartender of the Year competition in Durban. The competition also took place in Cape Town and Johannesburg this week. Seventeen KZN bartenders showcased their talents as two judges watched for flair, efficiency and superb cocktails. The champions of each…

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