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HOROSCOPES 22–25 APRIL

ELLE’s resident astrologer Dianne Garven shares her insight. This is the last quarter of the Moon cycle before we get back to the New Moon again. This is going to be a challenging week for most of us as we...
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EASTER CHOCOLATE TORTE

Are you looking for a rich, chocolately pudding for Easter Sunday? Look no further than this decadent torte by local chef Nikki Booth. Ingredients 5 extra-large eggs separated (whisk the whites until...
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MEET ILLUSTRATOR EMMA MARIA STRYDOM

Meet Emma – she’s a Cape Town designer with a passion for painted illustrations and a weakness for clothes. We love her art and we’ve asked her to share her story with us: Who is Emma in a...
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CELEBRATE EASTER IN STYLE

With Easter around the corner and everybody scrambling for quick ideas, we turn to our sister title ELLE Decoration for a nudge in the right direction. Below are some ideas to help you create a contemporary...
ARIES

HOROSCOPES 15–18 APRIL

ELLE’s resident astrologer Dianne Garven shares her insight for the first quarter of the Moon cycle with the full moon in the signs of Aries and Libra. We are all, however, under a very difficult influence...
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HUG IT OUT

Feeling tired? Stressed? Perhaps you need a hug. Yes, the power of human touch is often neglected, a topic we broach on page 27 of our April issue, currently on shelves. We are constantly made aware...
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TATTOO TALES

In our April issue ELLE UK’s editor at large tells the story of how her tattoos served as markers of sadness and sorrow. Many women with ink however, proudly wear their tattoos as a form of art and...
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SUZAAN HEYNS & FRANCES GOODMAN COLLABORATE

South African fashion designer Suzaan Heyns is collaborating with renowned local artist Frances Goodman in a new exhibition, ‘Nail Her’, that promises to bridge the gap between fashion and art. Suzaan...
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7 OF THE BEST SA FILM FESTIVALS

South Africa’s arts and culture calendar includes a bevy of film festivals, here are some of our favourites: 1. Wavescape Film Festival Born out of the surf culture, you don’t need to be a beach babe...
ARIES

HOROSCOPES 4–11 APRIL

ELLE’s resident astrologer Dianne Garven shares her insight for the first quarter of the Moon cycle. It is going to be a challenging week for most of us, with a lot of stress and tension all round. We will...