Posts tagged ‘Henri Slier’

March 5, 2014

absolut elyx privĂ© – sala africa luxury & wealth summit 2014 cocktail party

03.05 Absolut Elyx Privé, SALA Africa Luxury & Wealth Summit 2014, Tanya Nefdt, Tammy Cameron, Henri Slier, Barbara Lenhard (by Denzil Jacobs)

PrivĂ© Cocktail ReceptionThe Lookout, V&A Waterfront. SALA Africa Luxury & Wealth Summit 2014 co-hosted with GUILD and in collaboration with Vlisco and Absolut Elyx, the privĂ© launch event for the summit saw guests from across the Luxury and Wealth Management sectors spend an evening with Trevyn McGowan and the exhibitors at GUILD. Friends of SALA, old and new enjoyed drinks mixed by the specialists behind the Absolut Elyx bar while exploring Africa’s first design fair. International guest speakers in town for the host event – SALA Africa Luxury & Wealth Summit, had an opportunity to open discussions about the relevance of Africa in the international luxury arena which was elaborating upon at the main Summit day at the Cavalli Estate in Somerset West.  Vlisco CEO Hans Ouwendijk was present to elaborate on the 168 year relationship, that the Dutch company has had with the African continent and the relevance of the textile industry and it’s exciting developments in elevating traditional West African wax textiles to the international luxury platform. Vlisco have also collaborated with GUILD featured designer Nacho Carbonell on a special installation – “Playground Closes at Dusk” located in the BMW Art Garden.

Thank you Marina Nestel and The Little Black Book PR for an inspiring evening with guests including Tanya Nefdt, Henri Slier, Barbara Lenhard, Tammy Cameron and more. Special thanks to Stuttafords (Tommy Hilfiger) and Hilton Weiner for dressing me and Spoilt Hair for styling me.

January 20, 2013

the ‘entertainer book’ launches in south africa

Entertainer South Africa Launch, Liezel van der Westhuizen, Roxy Louw, Janez Vermeiren, Tracy McGregor, Leigh-Anne Williams, Henri Slier (by Denzil Jacobs)

The internationally renowned Entertainer Book has launched in South Africa. Filled with hundreds of two for one offers to the best restaurants, wineries, family and casual dining, attractions, beauty spas and hotel accommodation, this is the book to have whilst exploring South Africa this year. Last Wednesday, guests including Liezel van der Westhuizen, Roxy Louw, Janez Vermeiren, Tracy McGregor, Leigh-Anne Williams, Ewan Strydom, Nicola Breytenbach, Henri Slier and Sean O attended the VIP Launch of the Entertainer Book. With champagne and canapés guests were invited to enjoy the evening in style and find out a little more about the book.

Special thanks to Greater Than PR.

September 16, 2012

“entertaining at hamilton russell vineyards” book launch

Olive Hamilton Russell, Entertaining at Hamilton Russell Vineyards, Anthony Hamilton Russell

Last thursday night I attended the launch of Olive Hamilton Russell‘s new book, “A Year on a Cape Wine Estate – Entertaining at Hamilton Russell Vineyards” at the luxurious Cape Grace Hotel in Cape Town. It was a spectacular evening of Hamilton Russell Wines and canapĂ©s reinterpreted from recipes in Olive’s new book. Guests included fashion designer, Warrick Gautier, Marina Nestel and Henri Slier to name a few. Olive, married to Anthony Hamilton Russell, proprietor of Hamilton Russell Vineyards which was awarded “Top Achiever” and “Wine Cellar of the Year” for 2012 at the South African Wine Index (SAWi), personally autographed books available at the event as guests indulged in great conversation and company. Olive has developed and adapted recipes to showcase the best local produce incorporating seasonal and indigenous ingredients from the surrounding fields, orchards, vineyards and seas. “A Year on a Cape Wine Estate – Entertaining at Hamilton Russell Vineyards” follows the seasons, beginning with spring and each month contains a complete menu, with a starter, main course, side dishes, and dessert.

With superb photography and inspired design, this is a book for lovers of fine cuisine, wonderful wine and anyone who wants to ‘taste’ the winelands of the Cape and is currently available to purchase at Exclusive Books and other leading book stores.

April 16, 2012

art&life charity 2012 at val de vie estate

Tracy McGregor, Ard Matthews, Natalie Becker, Henri Slier, Cape Town Buzz, Denzil Jacobs, Nico Panagio, Warrick Gautier

Celebrating the Arts, Val de Vie Estate played host to the Art & Life Charity 2012 event on Sunday, 15 April 2012, with a special performance by singer Ard Matthews, a fashion show by Warrick Gautier for Jenni Button, a few moments of comedy by Mark Palmer and art exhibitions by artists Chrys Mammous and Gordon Clark. Celebrity guests including actress Natalie Becker and model Tracy McGregor as well as corporate guests were invited to enjoy the amazing countryside view, a majestic Polo tournament, entertainment and artwork to raise funds for five child centered charities, with TV personality Nico Panagio as the MC for the day.

An amazing event by Vivid Luxury, for more information about Art & Life, click on www.artandlife.co.za.

Additional photos at JustForTheNostalgia on Facebook.