NEW MONTBLANC COLLECTION SURE TO TURN HEADS

At the Montblanc Black & White Week 2018 that took place at the African Pride Hotel in Melrose Arch, Johannesburg, the luxury brand showcased an extensive range of timepieces, writing instruments, jewellery and luggage offerings from its new collection.

Present was the brand’s first and newly appointed MD for Africa, Alain Dos Santos, who welcomed guests and media in attendance, before they were treated to a sneak peek at the brand’s new designs. The premium brand, known for timeless sophistication and elegance, has produced pieces in keeping with the standards it is renowned for maintaining.

Available at the four Montblanc boutiques across the country, our…
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NEW MONTBLANC COLLECTION SURE TO TURN HEADS

Canvassing the Streets

Nelson Makamo

Artist Nelson Makamo’s works speak to the reason why art exists: to stir emotion and get people talking. And they are…

The studio in which Nelson Makamo creates his thought-provoking, spirited works is his most sacred space. It overlooks the city and its people that inspire him. The young artist is all about strength, movement, expression and freedom in his artwork, which typically involves a variety of mediums including charcoal, acrylic, monotype, silkscreen, watercolour and oil.

Nelson Makamo

Makamo’s passion has always been art,…
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Jamie’s Italian is coming to Jozi

JAMIE OLIVER

Foodie fans will be thrilled to know that Jamie’s Italian restaurant will open later this year in Melrose Arch, Johannesburg.

The Jamie’s Italian brand was created by a match made in culinary heaven – Chef Gennaro Contaldo and celebrity chef Jamie Oliver.

“I’ve always been a huge fan of Italy – I love the passion of its people, the simplicity of their cooking, the incredible produce and the big flavours. I never fail to get excited about it”, says Oliver. “There’s nothing Italians love more than cooking an incredible meal…
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Marriott further expands African footprint

 Johannesburg Marriott Hotel Melrose Arch & Marriott Executive Apartments Johannesburg Melrose Arch.

Johannesburg Marriott Hotel Melrose Arch & Marriott Executive Apartments Johannesburg Melrose Arch. Courtesy Marriott International.

The good news for travellers is that Marriott International continues to invest in and expand on the African continent.

The signing of two new properties in Johannesburg was recently announced in partnership with the Amdec Group. Come 2018, the upmarket Melrose Arch lifestyle precinct will boast the The Johannesburg Marriot Hotel Melrose Arch (with 150 rooms) and the Marriott…
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One on Whitely – the coolest address in town

If you like the concept of living in a luxury apartment surrounded by every amenity and convenience, then ‘One on Whiteley’ will be of significant interest. Part of the Melrose Arch development in the upmarket north of Johannesburg, these apartments are now for sale and will be ready for occupation by July 2017. One on Whitely is the long-awaited fourth residential phase of the precinct, and rumour has it that these slick and stylish apartments will soon be selling like proverbial hotcakes.

Melrose Arch is a mix of cobbled streets, coffee shops,…
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