Wearing black and white together is pretty normal for most of us. For us here in SA, the more mainstream retailers are probably going to treat black-and-white a little differently for Spring and Summer 2019. In the past, it’s been black with a little bit of white. It looks like the balance has been tipped the other...

Are you like me? I own a wardrobe full of clothes but always ‘have nothing to wear’. It drives Emile up the wall. For the past few weeks I’ve found myself never having a jacket to wear. Not an appropriate one – one that will complement the rest of my planned look. When we’re out shopping, Emile always points out the...

Emile and I are a bit strange when it comes to sharing each others clothes. I enjoy pulling items out of his cupboard and wearing them, and there are times when he does the same with my clothes. When he is away from home for work engagements, I like to sleep in his PJs. It’s because I’m missing him and doing so tends...

The night that I met Emile, I had just arrived in Cape Town for the December holiday. I was living in Johannesburg at the time, at the TOPCO Model House and I was visiting my cousin for a week before heading back to my family in East London for Christmas. I arrived after 8pm on Friday, 17 December 1999. I got to my...