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Let’s Play Outside: The festival brings together 100 SA creatives

by: Cole Ndelu - 13 November 2017

Let’s Play Outside: The festival brings together 100 SA creatives

Over 40 local streetwear brands and more than 20 local musicians, street artists, skaters and cyclists are coming together to change the face of South African street culture. Under the Let’s Play Outside principle of  play together, win together local creatives have united, to create, have fun and thrive collectively. The movement is the brainchild of...

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Eksé: A taste of authentic kasi cuisine in the city

by: Armand Mukenge - 6 November 2017

Eksé: A taste of authentic kasi cuisine in the city

Hidden just outside of Johannesburg city centre is a beautiful South African restaurant, called Eksé. From vetkoeks to kotas, Eksé boasts a menu that will have you missing your grandmother’s cooking or that corner store eKasi where they used to sell kotas that remind you of everything good about the world. Located at the heart...

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VOTE FOR YOUR FAV FASHION INFLUENCER

by: admin - 2 November 2017

VOTE FOR YOUR FAV FASHION INFLUENCER

The second phase of the #EditionbyWoolworths campaign that began with a call for aspiring stylists, artists, image makers to enter and become the ultimate fashion influencer for the new Woolworths brand, has finally come to the part where you, the audience, decides whose work truly embodies or best represents Edition, only available at Woolworths. The 15...

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Want to steal their style? Shop the Edition range Part 2

by: admin - 1 November 2017

Want to steal their style? Shop the Edition range Part 2

This group of fashion influencers were challenged to shop the Edition range and style a look or two showcasing their own unique style. If you love the look and want to steal the style, go ahead and hover over the image and shop directly off our pages. And go!  Photographer credit: @lukeswork     Photography...

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Shop the Edition range styled by our fashion influencers Part 1

by: admin - 31 October 2017

Shop the Edition range styled by our fashion influencers Part 1

Our #EditionbyWoolworths fashion influencers beat out more than 700 entries to earn a place as one of the final 15 selected to shop the Edition range and put together a look that best reflects their style. Get inspired and shop their looks straight off the images.  Photographer credit: @jessbinxx   Photographer credit: @kevinradebe    Photographer credit:...

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Shekhinah: Living her life like it is Rose Gold

by: Terry Simelane-Mathabathe - 20 October 2017

Shekhinah: Living her life like it is Rose Gold

The dream of becoming a singer started back in primary school for Shekhinah. “You learn to dream big in a small place like Durban,” she says. “I remember my first performance being a school play in grade 7. Parents came up to my family after the play and were like, your child can really sing.”...

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Champagne 69 for the pain

by: Sandile Ngwenya - 19 October 2017

Champagne 69 for the pain

Champagne69 is probably the coolest thing to happen to South African Hip-hop this year. The duo from Midrand, whose real names are Siyanda ‘Siyangena69’ Mdledle and William ‘Willestilios’ Nkuna have been causing mass hysteria everywhere they go, from concerts to street culture festivals. ”We are just two creative black guys hustling, bringing the wave to...

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Fashion Items that have made a huge comeback in 2017

by: Sandile Ngwenya - 13 October 2017

Fashion Items that have made a huge comeback in 2017

From oval shaped sunglasses, fedoras to slip-on loafers, thanks to hipsters items that belonged in your grandmother’s closet have become cool in street fashion. We take a look at 5 items that have made a strong comeback in 2017. The Fanny Pack Originally a waist bag that was used by street vendors and grown-ups with...

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How social media is helping us fight the stigma of mental health

by: Devaksha Vallabhjee - 10 October 2017

How social media is helping us fight the stigma of mental health

At a dinner with some friends a while ago, the topic of depression came up – as it often does these days. He jokingly told us about how, when he lived at home with his grandmother and confessed that he was depressed, she told him to “take a Grandpa and go to bed early.” The...

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Thuso Mbedu lands an Emmy nomination

by: Sandile Ngwenya - 28 September 2017

Thuso Mbedu lands an Emmy nomination

While some actors work their whole lives to get an Emmy nomination, it took Thuso Mbedu exactly 3 years and one month. She has been nominated for the Best Performance by an Actress for her role as Winnie on Mzansi Magic’s drama Is’thunzi The 26-year-old actress first appeared on our screens in August 2014 when...

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