Monthly Archives: July 2012

Caviar for your hair – Kerastase Chronologiste

So I’m a bit of a hoarder particularly when it comes to hair care products, but last year this time my hair priorities were in a very different place. I was wearing my hair relaxed and in a bob as … Continue reading

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The daily shoe

To the men who may still be wondering – there is only one reason women love shoes: they always fit (see we’re not that complicated!). I was recommended to The Daily Shoe sometime last year and it’s put a smile … Continue reading

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A lady always makes time for tea… Crabtree & Evelyn Tea Room

Crabtree & Evelyn is renowned around the world for beautiful gifts and everyday luxuries that capture the essence of English style. The Crabtree & Evelyn Tea Room brings to life one of the pillars of the Crabtree and Evelyn brand … Continue reading

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The sexiest 40 year old you’ll ever meet….

We may only be halfway through, but 2012 has already been a remarkable year for Porsche Design (PD). I’ve often heard that 40 is a year of deep reflection for most, so let’s look at a few highlights of the … Continue reading

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Meet the women behind the man behind the brand

You’ll know from my previous blog that Michael Griffin, CEO of Porsche Design (PD) SA lives and breathes the brand.  Every. Single. Day. And without effort. But I wondered how he would possibly find anyone to run his business day … Continue reading

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Lusting on… Porsche Design

Just as I reluctantly peeled the award-winning red RawTech P’1140 leather blazer off my booty and got my breathe back, another beauty caught my eye…  Exhibit B: the off-white cashmere turtle neck  Before I even touch it, just looking at it … Continue reading

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Top of my lust list – Porsche Design

I eagerly made my way back to the Porsche Design store to have a closer look around and experience the store again this time in the company of my favourite shopping companion – yes I took my better half along. And … Continue reading

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If God is in the detail then His church is Porsche Design

So now you know the Porsche Design brand. Intimately. Let’s park the bespoke merchandise for just a second. The Porsche Design store itself is a no-corners-cut story Michael Griffin CEO of Porsche Design South Africa tells us as he walks us … Continue reading

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Porsche Design – it’s not about the car…

“If you analyse the function of an object, the form often becomes obvious.” ~ Ferdinand Alexander Porsche grandson of the Porsche founder and designer of the Porsche 911.   When you first enter the newly opened Porsche Design store in … Continue reading

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