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#DesignIndaba2017: Emerging Creative Kgotso Letwaba

Kgotso Letwaba, founder of fashion label The After Skool Life and one of Design Indaba's Emerging Creatives, creates activewear informed by his love of sport and street art. We chat to him about design and authentic storytelling for #DesignMonth.

By Ruth Cooper 6 hours ago

#OntheBigScreen: Women and men in action and a dog's purpose

Tess, Hidden Figures, T2: Trainspotting, A Dog's Purpose, Fist Fight and I, Claude Monet release on the big screen this week...

By Daniel Dercksen 3 hours ago

#DesignMonth: Love local, love sustainable, Love Milo

As we slowly wise up to the negative effects our growing consumerism has on the environment, it could be argued that the most progressive design is that which is sustainable...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 6 hours ago

No secrets, no makeup, no wardrobe in new Kyle Lewis music video

Arcade Content's Kyle Lewis directed No Secrets, the intimate first music video for Pure, the reinvention of Purity Zinhle Mkhize...

Issued by Arcade Content 5 hours ago

Leave The Couch blog wins three SA Blog Awards, including Overall Best Blog

Leave The Couch blog won the Overall category at the 2016 South African Blog Awards, as well as Best Lifestyle Blog and Best Sport Blog...

6 hours ago

Art Africa Fair displays PPC Imaginarium Awards

The Art Africa Fair taking place from 24 February to 5 March at the V&A Waterfront in Cape Town will feature a variety of creative concepts from the 2017 PPC Imaginarium Awards' finalists...

1 hour ago

Stomping good fun at the Muratie Harvest Festival

When your husband has to work the day of the annual summery Muratie Harvest Festival, all is not lost – you simply invite your parents to accompany you in his stead, as it's a rollicking day out hosted by the estate's current owners, the Melck family...

By Leigh Andrews 19 hours ago

A spectacular challenge for trail runners… and all for a good cause

The Old Mutual Wild Series Three Cranes Challenge – a jewel in the South African trail running crown – kicks off in spectacular fashion this month...

Issued by Tenfour 23 hours ago

Terena le Roux keeps the Ideas/Idees flowing

Following the announcement of bilingual Ideas/Idees magazine being closed down by Media24 late last year, editor Terena le Roux approached management to transfer ownership into her name. Now the owner of startup publishing company IdeesFabriek (Ideas Factory), Le Roux says it really was that straightforward...

By Jessica Tennant 1 day ago

Who's in the running for Best Picture at the Oscars 2017?

The race for an Oscar for Best Picture is going to be tough this year, very tough...

By Daniel Dercksen 1 day ago

Get great specials with Restaurant Week this autumn

The autumn edition of the internationally renowned Restaurant Week will commence from 20 April until 30 April. Diners will get access to specials from 100 restaurants in South Africa. Bookings start on 31 March on

1 day ago

Nine must-do activities in Namibia

Namibia, and specifically its capital Windhoek, has much to offer tourists. Here are a list of must-do activities in the desert land.

2 days ago

Blue Man Group extends JHB show dates

An extra week has been added to the Blue Man Group run in Johannesburg due to high demand. The show commenced at the Teatro at Montecasino in Johannesburg on 7 February and will now run until 18 March. It will then head to Cape Town from 21 March - 26 March.

2 days ago

Priscilla Queen of the Desert comes to SA

On Sunday 26 March Priscilla Queen of the Desert, a critically-acclaimed hit musical based on the Oscar-winning hit film, will make its South African premiere at Artscape, Cape Town. It will run until 23 April and thereafter move to Montecasino's Teatro from 29 April to 18 June.

2 days ago

#DesignMonth: What's in your lunch box?

FOODwelove aims to change how offices eat by offering desk jockeys the option to have a healthy and wholesome lunch delivered in a cleverly designed box, straight to their desk...

By Cari Coetzee 3 days ago

Major League Gardens announces lineup

Having set the event date for 18 March 2017, Major League organisers have announced the event theme as All White and the full lineup of artists gearing to perform at the FNB stadium.

3 days ago

Four reasons why Victoria Falls should be on your bucket list

Being one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World, Zimbabwe's Victoria Falls is a must-see. Plus, it's not too far away from South Africa. Here's four reasons why this destination should feature on one's bucket list.

3 days ago

The Big Five Comedy Show at GrandWest

Comedians Stuart Taylor, Joey Rasdien, Barry Hilton, Kagiso Lediga and Loyiso Gola are set to perform at The Big Five Comedy Show at the Grand Arena on 4 March. They will be joined by award winning DJ Ready D.

3 days ago

A look at the most popular sports in the UK

No matter what your favourite sport is, the one thing you have to admit is that the UK is certainly a nation of loyal fans...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 3 days ago

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