Weekend Warrior: 3 Locally Produced Looks for an African-Luxe Weekend Away

The pandemic has brought many things along with it. Some good and some bad. One of the not so nice consequences, has been the effects on our local tourism industry - which relies so heavily on a constant flow of visitors throughout the year. Although things are set to be in this VUCA (Volatile, Uncertain, Complex, Ambiguous) state for some time (and yes that is a thing) we still need to show our support for local tourism wherever we can!
Plus,  our sense of wanderlust is stronger than ever and is  itching to whisk us away in a dream-like African escape. You know, something that leaves you with memories that will last into your golden years. Yep! Africa just has that effect on people!
Now, with a luxurious escape comes luxurious style - of course! And my do we have a few day-dreamy travel and style recipes for you!
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A Magical Trip On The Rovos Rail

Source: Rovos Rail – rovos.com

Our first stop isn’t even a stop, really - it’s a go. We’re talking about a luxurious trip aboard the Rovos Rail, across the picturesque landscapes of Cape Town.

The nostalgic experience is the perfect weekend of style and luxury. Sipping on champagne or eary-grey tea whilst feasting your eyes on motion-picture views - is simply unbeatable! And it’s the perfect place to rendezvous and fetch some stares with a look of African opulence.


Travel in Style:

Sleek, feminine and luxurious. Dance the night away in the Sela Dress in Charcoal.


Keep things comfortable and steady and pair with the Afia Slipper in Zebra.

Complete your look with the bespoke Queen Clutch in Cerise Springbok


Fall in Love with The Bushveld at Tswalu, Kalahari

Source: Tswalu, Kalahari – Tailoredventures.co.za

There is nothing more captivating under the African sky than a glistening milky way, the hooting sound of an Owl and a feeling of immense connection to the earth. It can be described in many ways, by many different people but we think all bush-lovers can agree: there is something indescribable about the African Bushveld!

If the great outdoors is where your heart feels happiest, then you will love Tswalu Kalahari, situated in the Northern Cape. This place instantly connects you with the bewildering landscapes of the Kalahari Desert and all the earthly wonders it has to offer.

Dinners under the stars, breathtaking views and luxury accommodation will most certainly have you feeling relaxed, revived and re-connected – all in a weekends work, we might add!


What to Pack:

Feel immediately connected with our relaxed Linen Jumpsuit in Stone


Pair with the sleek, comfy and sustainably chic Sifa Mule in Diesel Black/ Jaguar


Accessorize with the practical and everlasting Rosa Bag in Black


Re-Ignite Your Passion for Life at The Morukuru Family Reserve, Madikwe

Source: Morukuru Family, Madikwe - southafricanlodges.com

Whether you’re planning a weekend away for two or for the whole the family - Morukuru Family Reserve in Madikwe, has African-Luxe down to a fine art.  Surrounded by lush bushveld, this extraordinary spot truly embodies what it means to ‘become one with nature’. Bathe under the stars, slumber in the wilderness and dine in a majestic boma. Those are just some of the things that make our hearts beat a little faster about this incredible place! Scattered with bewildering experiences, this enchanting setting has everything an African-Luxe weekend away demands – and more!


Dress Code:

The Dakota Satin Jumpsuit in Amber Sun drips with African-Luxe and is most fitting for gorgeous experiences

 Set her up with the Lala mule in Latte


 Complete the ensemble with the Le Petit Ostrich Feather Clutch in Choc/ Python Print


And that’s all from us! We hope you travel with grace and in style but most of

All we hope you love every minute and visit again!


Safe Travels



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