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BWGH x PUMA by Kent Andreasen.

PUMA has collaborated with the David Obadia and Nelson Hassan-founded French label Brooklyn We Go Hard for the second time around. For this collaboration, BWGH recreated some PUMA basics, complimenting the classic silhouettes with Parisian inspiration. The range drops in PUMA Select Stores in Cape Town and Joburg tomorrow, as well as other select retailers. Go to pumaselect.co.za for more. The latest edition of a fashion friend sees the always-brilliant Kent Andreasen shoot the collection: Photographer: Kent Andreasen Fashion: Raya Rossi Fashion intern: Yolisa Payi Grooming: Kirsten Murphy Model: Jono at BOSS Models Read more
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SMITH Jewellery: Bone Couture.

SMITH Jewellery recently brought out a ‘Bone Couture’ range, inspired very literally by the skeleton of a Bokmakierie and Gopher snake. Taking the bones of these creatures, and using moulding and wax modelling, Anna Raimondo copied the original forms in metal, adding silver, chain, brass and gold plated parts to create this delicate collection. It’s certainty not a new idea, but the exquisite execution of the pieces make them quite special. This range started over a year ago when I found a fresh Bokmakierie carcass on the side of the road in Namaquland. With my friend, who is an amateur... Read more
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Snow Tait. Online Art Shop.

In the middle of June, Snow Tait was launched as a premiere online art gallery specializing in fine art in South Africa, New York, London and Dubai. It curates some of South Africa’s highly esteemed and up-and-coming artistic talent for online purchase. Rather than existing as a traditional agency, the shop represents artists’ works and not the artists themselves, in order to tailor-curate a collection of artwork, spanning various media. The agency features painting, phototgraphy, sculpture and mixed media, and provides clients the opportunity to commission artwork from the list of signed artists. Check out their site here. Read more
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aKing // Tough as Leather

In Ray-Ban’s latest campaign, The Order of Never Hide, the brand celebrates individuals representing key materials utilised by Ray-Ban’s oldest and latest products; from denim to leather, velvet, steel and titanium. aKING is one of South Africa’s top rock acts, playing at all the major festivals and venues across the country over the last 7 years. They took a road trip to the HEART OF THE Karoo desert where they stayed in the middle of nowhere, completely isolated from civilisation. We get an insight into the creative process of the band, writing songs for their new album and off on... Read more
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New Game Trailer. Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Campaign.

Call of Duty, possibly the most popular first person game of this generation has just released the trailer for the forthcoming ‘Advanced Warfare’ campaign story. With some of the best graphics out there and actor of the moment, Kevin Spacey, this release won’t disappoint. Advanced Warfare is due out at midnight on the 4th November, be sure to preorder. Read more
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Update: Jean de Wet.

Jean de Wet is one of our very favourite local illustrators. His incredibly detailed work creates a visual narrative, telling stories with otherworldly landscapes and strange characters. There’s something wonderfully compelling about his pieces; they grab your attention and don’t let go until you’ve looked hard enough. He currently has some pieces on display at ‘Those Who Wander’ at Salon91, as part of a group show with Bruce Mackay, Gerhard Human, Ree Treweek, Rikus Ferreira, Jade Klara, Hanno Van Zyl and Daniël Du Plessis. Check out the details here. Here is some of new and old work. Check out his... Read more
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JAMESON FIRST SHOT 2014 – Interview – Uma Thurman and Henco J.

Henco J was the South African winner of JAMESON FIRST SHOT 2014 and he had the pleasure of working with Uma Thurman in his short film, The Mundane Goddess. You can watch the film below, but if you are interested in what it was like for Uma Thurman and South African up-and-coming young director, Henco, to work together, read the interview we did with them in Los Angeles on the day of the premier. What was it like being part of the Jameson’s First Shot project – what were some of the major differences compared to working on a feature... Read more
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The Epic Driftmob.

A few weeks ago, BMW South Africa hosted the DriftMob – five of the world’s best Hollywood stunt drivers – on the streets of Cape Town to be part of a global marketing campaign highlighting the new M235i. Featuring Rhys Millen, Samuel Hübinette, Dai Yoshihara, Rich Rutherford and Conrad Grunewald, this new BMW campaign video features around 90 seconds of driving pleasure and smoking tires – all these scenes are real. Read more
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New Music Video. Mac DeMarco – ‘Chamber Of Reflection’.

Mac’s slowed things down in his video for ‘Chamber Of Reflection’ off Salad Days – right down to about half-speed. The synth-heavy tracks gets sludged up and warped, but it’s the VHS-style visuals that really get you. Watch a woman wearing a Homer Simpson mask hang out in Brooklyn: Read more

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