Fashion
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Your wardrobe needs: Swimsuits

Beach and lazy-pool days are almost here to stay (for the next few months), so why not start to get ready?

Win
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WIN a weekend for two in Tanzania worth R47 000

Win a dream weekend getaway in Tanzania worth R47 000!

Food & Drink
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Seafood soiree

Food and entertainment at the brand new Oceana Hout Bay Seafood Festival

Crafts
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Décor idea: Mirror plates

Make mirrors from your vintage plates and group them together on a wall as a feature

Beauty
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No make-up selfies: Celeb style

Following Marc Jacobs’ bare-faced models at NYFW, make-up-free faces are becoming a trend

Promotion
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Choose your favourite FAIRLADY/LUX Spark Couple and win!

We managed to shortlist five couples for FAIRLADY/LUX Spark Couple – and now we need you to help pick the one

Décor
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Get cushy with it

We round up our favourite scatter cushions

Garden
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Make your own compost

With just a little space and a bit of effort, it is possible to make your own compost at home – the good old-fashioned way

Three Word Wardrobe
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Feel tickled pink in polka dots

Big and bold, small or dainty, summer is all about hot spots

Win
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Win with Ster-Kinekor and BEGIN AGAIN

Sharing music has never been this easy, win a Splitter headphone set and tickets to see the Begin Again worth R1096!

Wellness
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Low-kilojoule drinks

Five of the best refreshments to sip on this summer

Desserts & Baking
MOCHA-MOUSSE

Decadent mocha mousse

Tasty and sultry – and easy to make

Travel News
48 hours in Johannesburg

48 hours in Johannesburg

Time to kill? Climb some trees, surf sand dunes and row a boat

Crafts
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Step by step: Paper flowers

Cut a leaf from green cardboard and attach it to the flower stem to use as a place card for your table setting

Desserts & Baking
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Milk tart

There are many different versions of this traditional favourite in South Africa, but this is the way Ideas’ food editor Louisa’s mom always makes it

Garden
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Harvest time

Everybody wants a vegetable and herb garden that looks glorious and can harvest baskets full of herbs and bowls full of fruit

Fashion
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One bag, three ways

Here’s how to make this Aztec-inspired tote work for every occasion

Arts & Entertainment
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The Joy of Jazz

Celebrating 16 years of standing ovations, whistles and screams

Crafts
Vintage-cupboard

Retro doorknobs

Give a cupboard a vintage look using doorknobs you have decorated yourself

Beauty

Your backstage beauty pass to New York Fashion Week

From the boldest of brows to easiest of waves

Lifestyle
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LOSE IT! The LCHF/banting way

Lose It! The Banting Way Volume 3 is out now.

Lifestyle
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All things wedding

Our new bridal network is live – and there’s something for everyone

Main Dishes
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Guests for dinner: Chicken and broccoli pie

Decide if you want to make one large pie or several small ones

Décor
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Mix-and-match prints and pastels

Bring spring into your home with this simple rule

Garden
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It’s harvest time with In Good Company

This sunday you could win a Burgon and Ball Hamper from In Good Company worth R890!

Décor
Greek Blue

Three colours you need to know about

New season equals new colours

Décor
London Map by Jazzberry Blue

An online art destination

Great, affordable artworks at your fingertips

Garden
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Work with what you have

Sharing with others is her greatest joy, so Amelia van Zyl of Stellenbosch created a huge vegetable and herb garden that just keeps on giving!

Three Word Wardrobe
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Feel carefree in a kimono

Go with the flow this summer

Wellness
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Fuel up for your workout

Eating will help you get the best out of your session!