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Converse Campaign Party in Photos.

Last Friday saw Converse host a Campaign Party at The Tin Factory in Kramerville, Joburg’s coolest came out in full force, adorned in their favourite Chuck’s. Everyone at the event go a chance to be part of Converse’s ‘foot print’ billboard through painting the bottom of their shoes and dancing on the laid out billboard. Check out the photos below… Read more

Our Guide to Visa Street Food Festival: Cape Town 2-3 September 2017

It’s finally the week of the event we have all been waiting for, the Visa Street Food Festival, and our mouths are watering more than ever. If you like good food and are keen to be inspired by some of the personalities behind good local food then you better head down to Side Street Studios in Woodstock. Thursday 31 August FOOD STUDIO Programme MC: Malibongwe Tyilo 08:30 – 09:30 Registration & Coffee & Breakfast 09:30 – 10:30 Sarah Keough & Tommy Werner, Put A Egg On It (USA) 10:30 – 11:30 Ruby van den Broek, Instock (NL) 11:30 – 12:00... Read more


In 1974 Converse launched a low-cut suede version of the Chuck Taylor with a solitary star on its lateral side. These were reissued in the early 1990s, appealing to both street and skate culture. The latest One Star Classic Suede collection for Spring/Summer 2017, features the original One Star, dressed in premium, soft suede. Constructed with a cushion bed and a low profile for flexibility around the ankle, these sneakers are the epitome of both style and comfort. The sneakers will be available in Selected Retailers from the 23rd August 2017 at a retail price of R1199, offering the option... Read more

Simon & Mary Reveal Celebrate Ndebele Beadwork Elegance With Contemporary FEZ Range

A rush of red, a pop of pink and other classic colours to look forward to as Simon & Mary reveal their highly anticipated FEZ collaboration with Trevor Stuurman. Simon & Mary’s FEZ blocks were purchased in the late 80’s and have been waiting for the perfect moment to appear, and with an eruption of Ndebele-mused colours our team is  excited to announce that we are finally ready  for our spring release this Heritage Month. The stellar FEZ range, a lively compass of red, mint, yellow, pink, blue and black, with the signature Simon & Mary pin of distinction,  would... Read more


Big Concerts confirmed today that 10-time Grammy Award winner, multi platinum selling artist John Legend will be returning to South Africa with his highly anticipated Darkness and Light Global tour. John Legend’s latest album Darkness and Light has been a global smash hit with top 10 singles “Love Me Now” and “Penthouse Floor” featuring Chance the Rapper. The album debuted on the top 20 of the Billboard 200 and was streamed over 12 million times in the first week. Fans can expect to hear John perform these new singles as well as his smash single “All of Me” from his... Read more

Best of Local Fare on the Menu at Fourth Annual Visa Street Food Festival

South Africa’s culinary capitals Cape Town and Johannesburg will in September play host to a celebration of street food prepared by some of the country’s best chefs and food makers. We’re talking the type of food you’ll need both hands to eat: vinegary fish and slapchips, gatsbys stuffed to capacity and the best braai, straight off the fire. This year’s Visa Street Food Festival is dishing up a new flavour in Cape Town. Not only will it launch its first ever night market, but its Business of Food themed conference, Visa Food Studio, will bring together top chefs and speakers... Read more


The time has come for Abel Tesfaye a.k.a. The Weeknd, PUMA’s creative collaborator and global Brand ambassador, to finally release the much- anticipated debut collection with the Global Sports Brand. Teasing some of the key styles during his current Legend of the Fall World Concert Tour that kept his fans, sneakerheads and the fashion set intrigued, The Weeknd is ready to show the world the new styles that reflect his personal style merged with PUMA’s sport-inspired silhouettes. Along with The Weeknd’s musical successes as a Grammy-winning artist and Billboard chart topper, he has made an immense influence in the streetwear... Read more


Tyler, the Creator and Converse will release the One Star x Golf le Fleur collection with four colourways of the iconic One Star sneaker on August 12th. Ambassadors of daring confidence, youthful spirit and creative street style, Converse and Tyler, The Creator’s long-term partnership celebrates freedom of expression through collaborative design. Tyler’s imagination is illuminated through his unique design and spin across the entire collection. Tyler’s details are evident in the classic suede One Star x Golf le Fleur silhouette, from the flower contrast stitching surrounding the iconic star, embroidered bee logo on heel stay, debossed tonal Golf le Fleur... Read more

Amy Ayanda Launch EP via Crowdfunder

We’ve ben enjoying Amy Ayanda since we were first introduced to her over two years ago via a collaboration with Thor Rixon. And by ‘her’, we mean ‘it’ – Amy Ayanda is more than the artist and young mother front woman Amy Lester; rather consisting of a trio manned also by Dean Berger and Daniel Breiter. The three musicians started making music together in 2015 and have since written and recorded an EP, which was all set for a 2016 release until ‘life got in the way.’ So, they’re reaching out to you to gather the funds to mix and... Read more

New Music Video. Yo Grapes – Weekend Shy Boy

Yo Grapes has released a new music video for his track Weekend Shy Boy, the video was done in collaboration with The Kinetic. If you are need of a little bit of fun to get you through the day and get you ready for the weekend then don’t miss this one. Read more

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