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[Moview review] August Osage County

by: Cherri-Lee Rhode - 25 June 2014

[Moview review] August Osage County

Based on the Pulitzer and Tony-winning play by Tracy Letts (who did the adapted screenplay) and directed by John Wells, comes this dark comedy of the Weston family. Shortly after interviewing a native American for a job as a live-in cook and caregiver for his wife (portrayed by Meryl Streep), notable poet and alcoholic Beverly...

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[Movie review] Don Jon

by: Cherri-Lee Rhode - 20 June 2014

[Movie review] Don Jon

Cast: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Scarlett Johansson, Julianne Moore You may know Joseph Gordon-Levitt as that perverted alien from 3rd Rock From the Sun, that dude who got his heartbroken in 500 Days of Summer, or a young Bruce Willis in The Looper. JGL, transitioned from a TV actor into a Hollywood actor, and with the production of Don...

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Style diary of Lauren Campbell

by: Cherri-Lee Rhode - 20 June 2014

Style diary of Lauren Campbell

Lauren Campbell – a 20-year-old Capetonian blogger and student – ensures that her garments are authentic by wearing South African designs. “I can’t stand it if another person is wearing the same outfit,” she explains. “My style changes with my mood and it depends on the occasion. I get inspiration online or just by looking...

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Breaking the rules: print on print

by: Cherri-Lee Rhode - 13 June 2014

Breaking the rules: print on print

In the past two weeks, I gave a few tips on how to break the conservative rules of fashion. Rules like “you shouldn’t wear white during winter” and “socks and sandals are unacceptable”. This week I’m favouring prints. Print on print has always been a taboo. Many believe it to be a fashion faux pas....

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Style diary of Melissa Nunes

by: Cherri-Lee Rhode - 13 June 2014

Style diary of Melissa Nunes

“My wardrobe is quite international,” explains the 23-year-old Portuguese beauty, Melissa Nunes. You wouldn’t expect anything less from a girl who visited 16 countries (six in which she has resided), and speaks four languages. Melissa is a journalism graduate and blogger who appreciates the finer things in life. “I love the smell of freshly cut grass....

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Dummies guide: how to get verified on Twitter

by: Cherri-Lee Rhode - 10 June 2014

Dummies guide: how to get verified on Twitter

For many it would be cool to have that white check mark in a blue cloud on their Twitter profile. Getting that seal of approval distinguishes you from the general public. Zalebs such as Gareth Cliff, Bonang Matheba, Sizwe Dhlomo, AKA are among the chosen ones who got their twitter accounts verified. There are many...

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Breaking the rules: winter whites

by: Cherri-Lee Rhode - 5 June 2014

Breaking the rules: winter whites

Before you say anything negative about this trend please be aware that Coco Chanel wore white all year round – and that is enough for me. Although many will agree that white during winter isn’t very practical (especially if you live in Cape Town), but that shouldn’t be your excuse for not trying this trend....

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Breaking the rules: socks and sandals

by: Cherri-Lee Rhode - 30 May 2014

Breaking the rules: socks and sandals

Socks and sandals are no longer a trend that only dads should follow. Believe it or not, what was formerly regarded as one of fashion’s biggest sins, is now regarded as a style staple. Celebs such as Rita Ora, Elle Fanning, Alexa Chung and The Olsen twins are all rocking this trend. Socks and sandals...

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#LiveVIPZA meets Siv Ngesi the sivilised sitizen

by: Cherri-Lee Rhode - 16 April 2014

#LiveVIPZA meets Siv Ngesi the sivilised sitizen

Upon meeting actor and comedian Siv Ngesi, he assured me  “There’s no a question in the world you can’t ask me,” having been given free reign, I was at liberty to touch on any issue I could think of. I chose to focus on politics and Zoo biscuits.   Live: Your tweets often spark political debates....

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[Moview review] Four Corners

by: Cherri-Lee Rhode - 4 April 2014

[Moview review] Four Corners

Trailer: Plot: Four Corners is a movie about four people, from different walks of  life, whose paths eventually cross. All of them have have an impact on each other in some way. When Farakhan (Brendon Daniels), member of the 28s gang, is released from prison, he returns to his father’s home to avenge the death...

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