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BOARDMANS LAUNCHES ITS WINTER COLLECTION IN STYLE

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I was invited to the  Boardmans new winter collection this afternoon and I’m obsessed with their new collection!

Your winter home worries will soon be a thing of the past. Homeware specialist, Boardmans, recently launched their winter campaign that’s geared to make your home equally cosy and stylish this winter. The launch, attended by handpicked home décor  enthusiasts,  was  set  to  the  backdrop  of  the  Parktown’s  leafy  suburbs  and  showcased a striking range of Boardmans’ latest products which become available in stores from March. “This season, we want to ensure that our consumers are well-­equipped with the latest must-­haves and are ready to take on winter with our exciting range of assortments. We aim to make sure that Boardmans not only becomes a brand that is synonymous with great  products,  but  also  a  first-­choice  lifestyle  brand  supported  by  an  array  of  world  renowned products at great value,” comments Brand Manager Jillian Kay. Homeware décor maven Heather Boting hosted the launch and the attending home-­ style aficionados were given a personal tour around the private estate while exchanging tips on how to turn cold houses into cosy winter homes. Each room of the house presented a mood for the latest Boardmans trends to look forward to this winter. A few leanings became clear. Earthy and jewel tones constructed the season’s colour palette, while faux fur blankets and fleece throws are a huge trend this season and a definite winter must have. Whether layering them on the bed or using them as an accessory in the lounge, they’re sure to keep the family warm this winter. The sensory experience of winter at home was also a crucial talking point. Nothing says winter more than the aromas of hearty stews and delicious casseroles, which Boardmans’ casserole dishes and kitchenware help the homemaker serve up exquisitely.

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The final thought which was commonly shared among the homeware experts was the idea of winter theatre and showcasing hosting skills by beautifying the dinner table and dining area with perfect-­for-­winter accessories. From the bathroom and bedroom to the living room, dining room, kitchen and beyond, Boardmans  is  ready  to  add  some  flair  to  your  home’s  winter  look  with  their  latest  collections that are ready to deliver a space that is stylishly inspired . Come and reinvent the cold season with Boardmans’ spectacular Winter 2017 homeware collection.

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BMW 5Series Media Launch

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I was invited to the all new BMW 5series media launch in George, Western Cape, on arrival we were treated to a fabulous lunch at the whale viewing deck at Oubaai resort and spa, possibly one of the most breath taking views in South Africa.

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And the the fun began, driving through George in the luxurious beast reminded me of BMW’s pay off sheer driving pleasure. Everyone know I’m a convertible kinda girl but this sedan ticks all the right boxes, a little big for me but I can’t fault it on how well it handled the roads, especially the bends! Superior driving pleasure and unsurpassed aerodynamics.

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As our trip starts I connect my Bluetooth  twirl my right index finger in small clockwise circles and  my Beyonce- Diva cranks up yaaaaaaasss so fitting! This feature seen on the 7series is now available on the 5series, I’m obsessed with convenience – the gesture recognition system makes playing music so much easier, but not just for music, the gesture controls on the new iDrive interface let you control everything from the navigation and radio to climate controls with hand movements. Basically ladies full time Queening, they say it’s the business athlete but i feel like this car was made for us riiiight?

i test drove the 520d and the grunt-happy 540i, I love how much this one sounds as I accelerate, cutting through the curvy roads of George I’m impressed by the way this handles of. Both cars deliver excellent road holding, satisfying acceleration, and an intuitive sense of weight transfer.

My other absolute fave optional extra is the parking assist, I feel like trips to the mall are about to get easier, you know when there’s one tiiiiiiny parking spot left eeeeeeeek! fear not fashionista’s this beauty will do the work for you

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The seventh generation of the BMW 5 Series Sedan will cut a sporty, elegant and stylish figure when it hits the roads in South Africa in February and March 2017. Further enhanced dynamics, an unbeatable line-up of assistance systems, an unmatched degree of connectivity and a new and innovative operating system are the most important new features. The new BMW 5 Series Sedan therefore has all the tools it needs to continue the remarkable success recorded by its predecessors; around 7.9 million BMW 5 Series cars were sold across its first six generations. “The seventh generation of the BMW 5 Series points the way into the future, as we have defined it with our NUMBER ONE > NEXT strategy. We see technological leadership, emotionally rich products and digitalisation as essential factors in achieving success. With the expansion of our model portfolio in the large-vehicle classes, we are satisfying the wishes of many customers. I’m in no doubt that the new BMW 5 Series will set new benchmarks technologically, but also have huge emotional appeal. It remains the epitome of the business sedan,” says Harald Krüger, Chairman of the Board of Management at BMW AG.

Superior driving pleasure and unsurpassed aerodynamics.
Rigorous application of the BMW Efficient Lightweight lightweight design concept, with increased use of aluminum and high-strength steels, reduces the weight of the 5 Series Sedan by up to 100 kilograms from that of its predecessor. The newly designed chassis, a low centre of gravity, BMW’s hallmark even weight distribution and a lightweight body offering exceptional torsional stiffness combine a wonderfully dynamic driving experience with the long-distance comfort for which the BMW 5 Series is renowned. Various chassis options such as Integral Active Steering add further talents to a dynamics-focused overall package designed to ensure the BMW 5 Series once again stands at the top of its class. The drag coefficient of the new, 4,935 millimetre-long BMW 5 Series Sedan (Cd = 0.22 at its most efficient) sets the benchmark in its class.

Intuitive usability and extensive comfort.
With even greater user-friendliness as its goal, the new BMW 5 Series is equipped with the latest-generation iDrive system. In top specification, it displays navigation, telephone and entertainment features, plus vehicle functions, on a high-resolution 10.25-inch screen. The system can be operated using the iDrive Controller, by voice command or gestures, or by touching the display controls directly, as the driver wishes. The large, tile-style panels can be arranged as desired and show the content of the underlying menus in constantly updated form. The latest-generation full-colour BMW Head-Up Display has a projection surface that is 70 per cent larger than before and displays traffic signs, telephone listings, radio stations, music tracks, navigation instructions and warnings from the assistance systems.

Maximising the levels of on-board comfort are extended storage options, greater legroom for rear-seat passengers and comfort seats with massage function, not to mention innovative seat operation using touch sensors and four-zone climate control complete with ionisation and discreet air fragrancing. Special Synergy Thermoacoustic Capsule (SYNTAK) engine encapsulation technology, the acoustic glazing for the windscreen and the acoustic headliner bring about another noticeable reduction in noise levels inside the car. All headlight variants specified for the BMW 5 Series Sedan come as standard with LED technology. Available as an option are Adaptive LED Headlights with variable light distribution including adaptive roundabout lights and BMW Selective Beam anti-dazzle high beam with a range of up to 500 metres.

Photography: Mpumi Ngwenya

 

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Cape Town 2017 launch

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Happy Tuesday dolls! Yesterday I was at the launch of the MBFWCT17 courtesy of the fabulous people at Mercedes-Benz SA. The launch was held at the stunning Mesh in Rosebank just up the Glam Alley! I spent the night with some fabulous leaders in fashion in Johannesburg and the gracious Dr Precious Motsepe.

OOTN: I stepped out in my bamboo handle Gucci Dinosysus with my a snug pair of jeans and strappy heels – P.S this baby is a def part of my classic bags now! I saw the black one on Beyonce and died, I had to get my own in my own style something that was a bit more missposhglam, Gucci collection is growing gradually, Ive always been an LV lover so the the change is still scary *covers eyes*. Yesterdays look was a inspired by the Queens look one of my faves casual yet classy.

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Fashion only goes in one direction – forward – and African Fashion International (AFI),
owner and operator of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Cape Town 2017 (#MBFWCT17), is a
firm believer in thinking that way too.
Fashion is a huge influential market and through its’ Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week
properties, AFI’s aim, as it celebrates a decade of design, is to curate, incubate, promote and retail refined African apparel and accessories, through its world-class marketing and
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Partnering with Mercedes-Benz SA, AFI, via Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Cape Town 2017,aims to take fashionable motoring from the road to the runway; driving home the synergy between hatchbacks and handbags, roadsters and hipsters, bringing guests ‘the best or nothing.’DSC_9712.JPG
Set on the stylish strip of Camps Bay, at the Camps Bay Sports Complex, the Mercedes-BenzFashion Week Cape Town 2017 tent will emulate the likes of Bryant Park for New York
Fashion Week, and this edgy setup will house a host of exciting experiences from the 23rd-
25th March 2017.

Kicking off with a silver carpeted launch event, the line-up of Designers and showcase of
iconic moments over the past decade, will serve as the story for the creative canvas that is
Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Cape Town 2017.
Creativity is contagious and we aim to engage, entertain and inspire audiences long after the collection on the catwalk.

In addition, there will be an array of activations to engage guests, including building a
Polaroid photo wall, and snapshots of your Experience AFI journey. With complimentary
social wi-fi and charging stations, guests will be encouraged to snap shots of themselves and their friends with the metallic Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Cape Town balloons and curate content for their social media platforms.

With the best of everything that fashion has to offer from an experiential point of view,
inclusive innovation will ensure that each guest enjoys Experience AFI with fashion as the
focus.Step out in style; see you there 23rd -25th March 2017. Keep an eye out for the Zebra Square Fashion Alerts, as we reveal the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Cape Town 2017 line-up,shining a spotlight on each Designer.

Photography: ARKOFNOAH photography

BAG: Gucci

Belt: Hermes

Jeans: TopShop

Hair : @Haircity SA

Missposhglam X Puma Basket Heart

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Happy Shoesday dolls!

Break the rules, break hearts and show off your sporty sweet side with PUMA’s new Basket Heart. I’m doing shoes day a little differently this Tuesday, with a pair of sneakers! I’m so obsessed with these the ribbon alternative laces have to be my faaaaave thing ever, it makes them so Missposhglam!

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Heroing PUMA’s sport heritage, the Basket Heart is born out of the court classics and refreshed with a feminine twist. Equipped with two lacing options, create the perfect bow with the satin ribbon or funk it up with chunky laces.

The Basket Heart continues to drive the ‘DO YOU’ campaign message, inspiring women to showoff their confidence and style.

The sneakers are available now in black and white patent leather at PUMA stores, Sportscene, The Cross Trainer and selected retailers nationwide. Additional colourways including pastel iterations with satin, suede and denim finishes will be released throughout Spring Summer ’17.

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xoxx

Missposhglam

Photography: Arkofnoahphotography

shoes: Puma

Dress: Nimcouture

Sunglasses: Celine

Bag: Chanel

Hair: Hair City

Missposhglam X New Balance

DSC_0319.jpgDSC_0351.jpgDSC_0332.JPGDSC_0306-Recovered.jpgI’m not much of a sneaker girl as you guys know, but I’m slowly getting into it and what better way to kick off the new year and my official first post of 2017 than with a glam giveaway?!

I’m giving one fabulous reader male or female a pair of New Balance 580 Frozen Metallic worth R1999 in silver, gold or black! I love how comfy these are and the metallic silver makes me feel sooooo fabulous!

How to enter?

Well my competitions are super easy all you have to do is let me know why you need a fab pair of New balances and the colour you want them in! yup that easy

1) Tag a friend in the comments below.
2) Make sure you and your friend both Follow us.
3) Get your friend to tag you back so that you both stand a chance of winning.
4) That’s it. You’re entered.
Ts and Cs: Only open to SA residents. One winner fromInstagram will be chosen. Prize not redeemable for cash.
The winner will be announced on Thursday 09 February!

PHOTOGRAPHY : ARKOFNOAHFPHOTOGRAPHY

SHOES: NEW BALANCE

HAIR: HAIR CITY SA

BAG: LOUIS VUITTON SPEEDY

SHIRT: COTTON ON

GLASSES :CELINE

JEANS: NIMCOUTURE

BRACELET : ENDLESS JEWELRY

 

Missposhglam Deco Must-haves for your home with Boardmans

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There’s nothing quite like coming home from a hard day and relaxing alongside a gloriously fragrant candle or diffuser.

There are so many beautifully scented options around, from floral smells to woody, spicy options.

My current fave is this lemon grass scented one from the gift collection at Boardmans, I love the smell of  lemongrass,It’s my preferred scent around the house. To me, the smell is like taking in a deep breath of fresh air, and it makes me happy.

Crockery

I love dining be it alone or with people, beautiful crockery allows you to have a beautiful table setting, I’m currently obsessed with golds and florals i bought these stunning gold trimmed  Maxwell & Williams White Toorak Gold plates. they add a touch of glamour and of course the glam queen has to eat with  gold plated cutlery

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Modern pieces

Always look for modern accents for your home, by rethinking the pieces you already have. adding new simple pieces can change a whole room always go for classic colours like whites, and metallics and a little greenery of course. I love the versatility of candle holders like these fabulous  Gold Geometric ones I’ve bought for my home  because you can dress them anywhere in you home.

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shop all these items online at boardmans

Boardmans In-store takeover: The Missposhglam bedroom

I’m excited to share another part of my living space with you guys eeeeeeek. You know I’ve always kept my living space very private and I gave you sneak peak into my kitchen and living room last month.My home and decor style reflects my personal style, so you see the art director and fashionista in me weaves through every part of my life

So I’ve created the ideal summer 2016 bedroom by doing a Boardmans In-store takeover. I’ve always had bedrooms that are as serene as possible with a retreat-like atmosphere, the hotel look. Clean white with minimal colour. For me colours had to be soothing and well blended. People are spending more time at home and definitely want comfort and a place to WANT to go home to.

This summer I’ve switched up my look with Boardmans.I took my colour palette inspiration from possibly my fave part of my home the closet: Blush and Grey closet.jpgBlush pink has become a hit in home décor. However, making this subtle but ambiguous pink shade blend in with your home design can be tricky. One of the things that make blush pink a challenging coluor to decorate with is its reputation as a primarily feminine shade. But today, men have become bolder with colours that were formerly considered feminine territory. And when it comes to home décor, it’s more than fashionable for men as well as women to use this provocative chroma in their home anyway they choose! If you are looking for something more subtle in the hue of pink, blush is the way to go!

This blush and grey bedroom is soft, soothing and looks extremely comfortable. so here’s my missposhglam bedroom,

Your bedroom is your personal sanctuary, so why give it the short end of the stick when it comes to design? A few simple tweaks will leave you with a bedroom so dreamy you won’t even want to fall asleep.

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I’ve used blush and grey with gold accents to add a touch of glam to the room, I’m currently obsessed with this Boardmans Gold & White vase the white balances out the gold and gives the perfect balance for the bedroom.

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When adding your gold accents try not to go with obvious ornaments but find practical pieces like this stunning Boardmans Gold Flecked Jewellery Box .I stacked it so although it’s a functional piece it still acts as a beautiful piece decor, form meets function.IMG_4418.JPGThe night stand ,yes darlings, a nightstand with all the necessities looks lovely, but that’s not the only reason you see it so often in every magazine spread and on blogs. The combination  a great book, a plant or flower, and lamp (seen below) from Boardmans bedroom is essentially a kit for pre-, post-, and interrupted-sleep comfort. I’ve also added a lovely blanket neatly stacked Hotel Collection Pink Blush Cotton Blanket 

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I dressed the bed using pink and grey colours using  bedding from the Hotel Collection Pink Oxford Blush Satin Duvet Cover Set, I used the Bedroom Couture Grey Lena Quilt as a folded throw at the edge of the bed

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I’ll be going into detail with a few other items and ideas in the bedroom tomorrow and a few other tips, for your most comfortable, luxurious, and personal bedroom ever. with 5 of my must have items!

Location: Boardmans Mall of Africa

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xoxo

Vogue Eyewear

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Hi dolls, so with 24 more glam gifts to still give away I’ll be doing two a day from tomorrow! So today my glam gift is from Luxottica:  Vogue Eyewear plays with the prevalent fashion trends by offering a wide global assortment completed by local collections for the emerging markets. It has become an international contemporary fashion brand which follows a global approach with local relevance to appeal to consumers with different needs and tastes. I’m absolutely obsessed with these sunnies from the light and shine collection, winning your own fabulous pair is easy!

How to enter: 

Let me know why you need these fabulous sunnies on my instagram post, Tag a friend so you stand another chance to win and lastly repost the post for another entry, yup that easy! https://www.instagram.com/p/BNt7UbMlZJG/?taken-by=missposhglam&hl=en

Good Luck dolls!

outfit details:

Sunglasses : Vogue from Luxottica

Denim skirt: Cotton on

Purse: Gucci (Sandton City)

Nails done at Spruce by OPI

Hair: Hair City

Fashionably Loud Denim Sizzles at the Black Coffee Block Party!

Retail giant, Edgars, celebrated the ‘cloth of music,’ with its adventurous Edgars Denim Experience. In celebrating denim’s flexibility and knack to be all things to all people, the local fashion retailer went on an unforgettable joy ride, this past weekend, starting in the inner city of Johannesburg with a celebrity shoot and climaxing at the exclusive Edgars Denim Experience Lounge at Black Coffee’s Block Party in Soweto.2cccec03-db46-44eb-bf51-010d04da2ddc.jpeg

The campaign featured actor and presenter Kay Sibiya; actress and presenter Mbali Nkosi; actor Nkuli Tshirumbula; founder and Editor-in-Chief of According to Jerri, Jerri Mokgofe; actress Duma Ntando as well as presenter and model K Naomi – who took part in a scrumptious shoot styled by Jerri Mokgofe and photographer Philly Mohlala, this past Friday, against the cultural heart of Newtown Precinct. The dynamic denim squad then wrapped the day up with a build-up party for the Black Coffee Block Party at the popular Great Dane Bar in Braamfontein.

“The stories people tell with their denim bring them to life! Denim is a canvas for customization that not only celebrates our similarities but also our individuality – and I guess you can say the same about music,” said Letso Phiri, Managing Executive for Brand and Product Marketing at Edgars.033f52d4-f6fe-433d-9495-df3178c008c4.jpg

Our celebrity guests graced the exclusive Edgars Denim Experience VIP Lounge with their fans to share their personal denim stories of character, adventure, weekend fun, hanging in the city and forging of new paths on the Edgars Denim Experience Wall while the nation’s hottest artists took to the Black Coffee Block Party stage – entertaining crowds and etching great denim stories with hit after hit.

“Denim has always been a staple in my wardrobe because I can literally pair it with everything! If you’re going to experiment with fashion, denim is the best thing to play with,” said Nkuli Tshirumbula
“Denim has always and continues to take me on great adventures in fashion, travel, work and life,” concluded Kay Sibiya.

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Starting this week, it’s time to dial up your festive season outfits with a pair of fashionable denim from Edgars.

Check out the latest Edgars denim at www.edgars.co.za or keep it social with @edgarsfashion on Instagram, @EdgarsFashion on Facebook and Twitter.