Archive for ‘Trend’

March 28, 2012

gap launches in cape town

Gap CT Launch, Liezel van der Westhuizen, Emma King, Richard Hardiman, Clayton Morar, Tanya Nefdt

Gap launched it’s first store in Cape Town after launching in Johannesburg last week with the gorgeous Liezel van der Westhuizen MC’ing the event at their new Tyger Valley store. Guests at the event included Richard Hardiman, Clayton Morar, Tanya Nefdt, Jasna Zellerhoff, Emma King, Roxanne Cloete to name a few. The brand, synonymous with simple, elegant and effortlessly comfortable style is an iconic retail brand, offering modern interpretations of versatile, cool and sexy American style. Clean, classic clothing and accessories makes it easy to express an individual sense of style. Gap opened it’s first store more than 40 years ago and continues to build it’s brand presence around the world. Not only offering ranges for women and men, Gap Tyger Valley features a section dedicated to children’s clothing for babies and young kids.

Gap CT Launch, GAP Cape Town Launch

Visit Gap in South Africa along with Stuttafords at Sandton City Mall in Johannesburg and Tyger Valley Centre in Cape Town and express your individuality ‘Gap‘-style!

March 1, 2012

sunglass hut ‘paul du toit framed by persol’ launch

Sunglass Hut Persol Launch (by Denzil Jacobs)

Persol, a brand synonymous with class and high-quality Italian style, celebrated all over Europe as the sunglass brand of choice since 1917 has partnered with enigmatic South African artist Paul du Toit, famous for his sculptures and oil paintings described as ‘dynamic, distinctive and strong’. Sunglass Hut, the largest speciality sunglass retailer in the world, celebrated this collaboration at their Persol Insight Out – Paul du Toit Framed by Persol Launch last night with guests including radio personality Richard Hardiman, PSL goalkeeper Ryan Harrison, Fairlady fashion editor Chu Suwannapha and more. With amazing collaborative artwork & installations by Paul du Toit on exhibition and an opportunity to explore the Persol brand up close at this exclusive event, decadent canapés, delectable cocktails and a creative atmosphere were the cherry on top.

Sunglass Hut Persol Launch 02

Explore Persol at Sunglass Hut or 021 421 2518.

February 27, 2012

jenni button & viyella at veuve clicquot masters polo 2012

Jenni Button Fashion Show

A first at the prestigious Veuve Clicquot Masters Polo 2012, Jenni Button and Viyella showcase their latest collections. Jenni Button dazzled with stunning gold and silver evening gowns with impeccable detailing, revealing yet elegantly showcased with gorgeous models wearing aviator sunglasses and eye catching make up. The collection designed by Warrick Gautier also included an elegant range of ladies bags.

Viyella Fashion Show

In classic polo style, the Viyella fashion show brought together stylish shirts, cardigans and chino’s with cheeky bow ties and a strong emphasis on colour for a sophisticated gentlemen’s look.

More photos at JustForTheNostalgia on Facebook.

January 31, 2012

sunglass hut inner circle luxury at j&b met 2012

Sunglass Hut Inner Circle J&B Met 2012 01

It was pure luxury at the Sunglass Hut Inner Circle marquee at the J&B Met 2012 as guests were spoiled for choice with a complimentary pair of sunglasses of their choice, decadent snacks and champagne. Jo-Ann Strauss, Jeannie DJennifer Su, Natalie Becker, Janez Vermeiren with his beautiful fiancée Juliana Vasconcelos and PSL Goalkeeper, Ryan Harrison were amongst the prestigious A-List guests invited to spend the day in style with good music, lounge area and great company.

Sunglass Hut Inner Circle J&B Met 2012 02

Also at the premiere marquee was blogger and radio personality Richard Hardiman, socialite Toolz and blogger Marco (aka Man Of Cloth) dancing to the styling beats of Vanessa Holliday and DJ Sox. It was clear that Sunglass Hut Brand Manager Wedaad Adams and General Manager Mike Elliott spared no expense to redefine the J&B Met experience.

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A phenominal day at the J&B Met with Sunglass Hut!

Additional images courtesy of Sunglass Hut & Raymond Cox

December 13, 2011

bensimon launch in cape town

Bensimon Launch 01

Bensimon introduces fresh french-chic style to South Africa as their Flagship store at the V&A Waterfront, Cape Town opens it’s doors. Already well known around the world for their simple, practical and stylish sneakers, takes and fashion, Bensimon‘s simple approach to fashion and style is absolutely refreshing.

Bensimon Launch 02

It was croissants and wine at the Flagship store launch last week, as Jocelyne Philippe and Theirry Xemard introduced their new store to Cape Town. With absolute attention to detail, relinquishing no compromise, customers are treated to an experience from the moment you step into the store. The store concept, Jocelyne explains, is ‘homely‘, a place where you can let you hair down and relax while you peruse their collections to find the perfect sneaker, shoe, dress or shirt and more. Bensimon offers clothing for the whole family from kids to adults, men and women as well as bags, accessories and fragrances – all in true french style. Bensimon are planning to open in Johannesburg early 2012 and their is also talk of a South African online store soon.

Bensimon Launch 03

Whether you’re lounging by the pool with a good book on a lovely summer day, out and about at a luncheon with a few friends or entertaining at an evening dinner, Bensimon lends comfort, confidence, sophistication and french-chic to your look.

Bensimon Launch 04

Find them at shop no.7236, Upper Level, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town or call 021 418 5329. www.Bensimon.com

December 8, 2011

guess fashion show at café caprice

Guess Fashion Show Camps Bay Beach 01

Things really heated up at Camps Bay Beach as Jameson Irish Whiskey and Café Caprice teamed up to present the Guess Fashion Show this week! With jaw-droppingly gorgeous models and a stunning sunset background, Guess showcased their latest collections with impeccable style and ease. From accessories to shirts, satchels to boots, Guess really raises the bar in this show.

Celebrity guests such as Expresso Show’s Katlego Maboe were amongst the many trendsetters to attend.

Guess Fashion Show Camps Bay Beach 02

Staying on trend, bright colours and colour-blocking is key this season.

Guess Fashion Show Camps Bay Beach 03

The party continued into the night at Café Caprice.

December 2, 2011

str.style #1

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It seems that leopard print is still making the rounds and looking just as good as ever. I like how color is introduced with the floral bag, solid pink watch & blue nail polish worn with a simple black top and denim skirt. Mixing trends definitely can work!!