Posts tagged ‘Camps Bay’

September 11, 2013

‘glamour aid’ charity art auction & dinner 2013

Glamour Aid Charity Event, Cindy Nell, Brigitte Willers, Tarina Patel, Arno Carstens, Natalie Becker, Denzil Jacobs (by Denzil Jacobs)

On 24 August 2013, Survivor SA contestant and model, Brigitte Willers invited distinguished guests to her inaugural Glamour Aid Charity Auction Dinner at the prestigious The Bay Hotel in Camps Bay, Cape Town. Hosted by Cindy Nell-Roberts¬†(dressed by SA designer,¬†Hendrik¬†Vermeulen¬†Couturier)¬†and Mark Bayly, guests including Natalie Becker, Sue Duminy, Sharlene Lawrence, Tammy-Anne¬†Fortuin,¬†Anina Malherbe and Tarina Patel, to name a few, were treated to a special performance by South Africa’s leading electric cellist Carol Thorns as well as a spectacular performance by Arno Carstens with Mike & The Mechanics lead guitarist, Mike Rutherford. During the three course dinner, guests were invited to bid on remarkable paintings by up and coming South African artists and by the end of the evening R595 000 was raised to be donated to the Make A Difference Charity (MAD) and The Chaeli Campaign.

Glamour Aid Charity Event, Brigitte Willers, Arno Carstens, Mike Rutherford (by Denzil Jacobs)

In addition, Uwe Koetter Jewellers sponsored a Genuine Diamond for their Diamond Surprise Pyramid which one lucky guest won on the evening. A fantastic evening with an even more spectacular cause, Glamour Aid has been adding glamour to charity since 1996, for more information about the Glamour Aid Dinner & Art Function visit www.glamouraid.co.za or join their Facebook page on: www.facebook.com/GlamourAid.

July 11, 2013

‘glamour aid’ charity dinner & art auction 2013

Glamour Aid, Brigitte Willers, Arno Carstens, Liezel van der Westhuizen (by Denzil Jacobs)

The annual Glamour Aid Charity Dinner & Art Auction, South Africa’s most glamorous charity event on the social calendar, is set to take place on Saturday 24th August 2013 at The Bay Hotel, Camps Bay. The Glamour Aid campaign started in 2006 as a platform for celebrities and public personalities to give back to their community via various charitable initiatives. This year’s Glamour Aid Project consists of 12 prominent celebrities, including Victor Matfield, Brigitte Willers, Roland Schoeman, Michelle Botes, Arno Carstens, Francois Pienaar and Loyiso Bala. In addition, 12 acclaimed South African artists painted their interpretation of each of these celebrities, which will be auctioned on the evening of the Charity Dinner & Art Auction event in a bid to raise further money for the charitable causes. Glamour Aid strives to embark on different challenges to make a difference and assist in promoting a better South Africa for all. All proceeds of the Charity Dinner and Art Auction will be donated to the Make A Difference Charity (MAD) and The Chaeli Campaign.

As Glamour Aid‚Äôs Founder Brigitte Willers explains, ‚ÄúWe believe that every little bit will create change, and we are committed to creating the opportunities for those changes to happen. Our passion is talent-development in underprivileged communities and protecting the innocence of our future generation.‚ÄĚ

Masters of Ceremonies for the evening are Cindy Nell-Roberts, former Miss South Africa 2002, and Liezel van der Westhuizen, TV presenter and model. Guests will be entertained by South Africa‚Äôs leading electric cellist, Carol Thorns as she performs in the exciting Cellosphere and South Africa’s well-known Arno Carstens who will entertain guests throughout the evening.

Public tickets cost R1 000 per person and includes a 3 course dinner, champagne on arrival and a selection of wines throughout the evening. Contact Joan-Anne on 082 442 6545 or dinner@glamouraid.co.za for more information or to book your tickets.

For more information about the Glamour Aid Dinner & Art Function visit www.glamouraid.co.za or join their Facebook page on: www.facebook.com/GlamourAid.

May 3, 2013

jeannie d raises funds for ‘help2read’ charity

Help2Read, Brutal Fruit, Jeannie D, Jackie Wiese, Sue-Ann Allen, Shirley Bell, Brennon Wright, Danny Peer, Janez Vermeiren, Bertha le Roux (by Denzil Jacobs)

Last week, South African television personality Jeannie D invited some of her friends to an intimate event in association with Brutal Fruit SA to raise funds for a charity organization that she is most passionate about, Help2Read. The event took place at The Grand Cafe & Room in Camps Bay where guests including Janez Vermeiren, Jackie Wiese, Jacob Wiese, Shirley Bell, Bertha Marie Le Roux, Sue-Ann Allen, Angie Lazaro, Dylan Savage, Danny Peer and myself were invited to make a donation to the charity and enjoy an evening of canapés, sweets and Brutal Fruit beverages. Active in Cape Town since 2005 Help2Read, volunteers provide invaluable literacy support in 111 schools across South Africa changed the lives of over 6500 children so far. With Brutal Fruit SA donating R200 000, Jeannie encouraged her friends to donate and raise additional funds in support of Help2Read.

June 8, 2012

‘fondle’ clothing launches in south africa

Max Fondle Media Launch, Tracy McGregor, Lee Ann Roberts

Every now and then a fashion brand emerges that is more that just a brand of clothing, but a lifestyle. Last night, at Sunbird Bistro, Camps Bay,¬†Fondle Clothing introduced their winter 2012 Fondle Clothing range to fashionistas, VIP media and celebrities. This season, Fondle Clothing has narrowed the gap between runway and online retail to offer an edited, relevant, edgy and sporty interpretation of the most up to date clothing pieces for any fashionistas wardrobe.¬†Fondle has announced Max Fondle,¬†Tracy McGregor, Roxy Louw, Vanessa Haywood, Kuli Roberts, Loui Fish and Lee Ann Roberts as their brand ambassadors. The Fondle range comprises of men’s and women’s swimwear, designed by Tracy McGregor (available September 2012), lingerie and underwear (available August 2012).

Shop online at www.fondlelifestyle.com see view their entire Fondle range including beanies, t-shirts, peak-caps and more. Also follow Fondle Lifestyle on Facebook and Twitter.

Max Fondle Media Launch - Tracy McGregor, Lee Ann Roberts

December 29, 2011

the bungalow launch – photos

Here are some photo’s from the recent The Bungalow Launch Party in Clifton, Cape Town. Click here to see all photos.

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December 23, 2011

the bungalow launch party

The Bungalow Launch Party 01

The most coveted event of the season, The Bungalow Launch Party showcased the limitless luxury of this venue last night at Clifton beach leaving no luxury unattended to. Guests greeted with a glass of champagne, were spoiled to no end. The music at just the right volume to enjoy great conversation, but also show off some moves, A-Lister’s enjoyed delectable snacks, including sushi and oysters, and for those with a sweet-tooth, macaroons and chocolate-covered strawberries¬†sprinkled with nuts were their guilty pleasures for the evening.

The Bungalow Launch Party 02

Looking as amazing as ever, Liezel van der Westhuizen accompanied by Jennifer Su graced this premiere event with impeccable style, adding just a little extra glamor to this event. Also donning their dancing shoes, Natalie Becker, Danny K and Tracy McGregor saw it fit to ring in the holidays and summer in absolute style.

The Bungalow Launch Party 03

Poised to dominate the social scene in Cape Town this summer with two bars, a deck dining and lounge area overlooking the ocean as well as an indoor lounge area, The Bungalow is Camps Bay’s hottest contemporary restaurant and bar, perfect for summer afternoons relaxing with a few friends.

December 8, 2011

guess fashion show at caf√© 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.