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HOROSCOPES: 20–28 SEPT

ELLE’s resident astrologer, Dianne Garven, delivers her forecast for the New Moon in the sign of Libra. Aries: This is one of the best weeks for almost any kind of activity you choose. You have loads...
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EMA NOMINEES ANNOUNCED

The nominees are out for this year’s MTV Europe Music Awards, and as old rivalries are reawakened, only time – and tweets – will tell who’s top of the pops. The coveted Best Pop title will see...
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LADY $KOLLIE EXHIBITION

Local artist Laura Windvogel – better knows as Lady $kollie – is one of the artists exhibiting at the upcoming Skattie Celebration exhibition in the AVA Gallery in Cape Town. The 26-year-old is fast making...
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SA BLOGGER MEETS RITA ORA IN LONDON

South African fashion blogger and street stylista Aqeelah Harron jetted off to London to attend the exclusive launch for Rita Ora's adidas Originals line. From cosy dinners to live in-store performances,...
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SPREE USHERS IN SPRING

On Thursday 11 September, Spree.co.za, SA’s leading online fashion retailer, hosted their eagerly awaited Spring/Summer Lookboard 2014 event. Taking over the stylish Brundyn Gallery in Cape Town, the...
VIRGO

HOROSCOPES: 12-19 SEPT

ELLE’s resident astrologer, Dianne Garven, shares her insights for the third quarter moon cycle in the sign of Gemini. Aries This week you are full of fun and games and sudden changes of plans. So...
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LADUMA TAKES LONDON

Traditional Xhosa patterns are taking centre stage at this week’s Africa Utopia exhibition in London. In a uniquely South African nod to cultural heritage, the bold threads of local knitwear designer Laduma...
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JOZI’S FIRST PHOTOGRAPHY FESTIVAL

The British Council Connect ZA and the Market Photo Workshop have partnered to present the Joburg Photo Umbrella festival   This exciting new multi-faceted festival will remind everyone of the...
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A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A NYFW MODEL

South African born model frequently featured on the pages of ELLE, Emma Menteath just walked her first ever New York York Fashion Week runway for Carmen Marc Valvo. We caught up with her to get the inside...
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THE GONJON PIN BOOK REVIEW

How about first impressions? Do they still count? When it comes to short stories, especially the 2014 edition of The Caine Prize for African Writing, published by Jacana, there are 17 introductions to stories,...