News and Trends

News and Trends
#hldiscovery: wine and art
Learn more about wine and experience a new art space with this week's #HLDiscovery list
#hldiscovery: leather couches, japanese ‘braai’ and concept groceries
From new eateries to concept grocery stores selling organic goods, the #HLDiscoveries that caught our eye this week
5 reasons to embrace your dark side with the #HLBacktoBlackIssue
The new #HLBacktoBlackIssue is inspired by all things dark, nomadic and ritualistic
iconic campaign: adidas originals samba sneaker by trevor stuurman
The black and white adidas Original Samba sneaker is back
When adidas Originals South Africa decided to bring back the Samba sneaker, one of the most beloved silhouettes in the brands history, they turned to SA’s hottest photographer and influencer: Trevor Stuurman. Together they created a campaign that draws inspiration from South African grass-roots soccer culture. The partn
through his lens: a photomontage in memory of David Goldblatt
Following an illustrious life and career, renowned South African photographer David Goldblatt has passed away at age 87
black magic: house and leisure designs a botanical wallpaper inspired by hendrick’s gin
Sip this rose- and cucumber-infused winter cocktail against a bold backdrop in black
#hldiscovery: cocktails, curry and home-away-from-home
Causes and comfort are order of the day in this weeks #HLDiscovery list.
scented art: nandipha mntambo collaborates with tammy frazer
The collaboration sees Mntambo launch a fragrance with Tammy Frazer called Dissonance.
q&a with jamie paine of le creuset
With its top-quality, signature design and comprehensive range of colours, Le Creuset is one of the most covetable and well-known cookware brands. Marketing and managing a product this big takes a lot of skill. We caught up with Jamie Paine, head of marketing and retail at Le Creuset South Africa, to find out what her job entails.  1. How important is it – apart from sales, marketing and product offering – for a known brand like Le Creuset to stay on trend? Le Creuset is famous for the beauty and functionality of its cookware, however, there is also a strong lifestyle element to its products. For this reason, we feel