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Read Issue no 15 of Cheek2Chic online magazine below, "The Watch Issue", full of horological wonders, gorgeous jewellery, fast cars, champagne and all the good things of life

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The taste of simplicity
The rumours are true. Molecular Gastronomy is out and simplicity is in. Well, it might not be all the way out the door just yet, but the hype is dying down and things are changing. The biggest knell to Molecular Gastronomy has come from the pioneer himself, Heston Blumenthal. In M...
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HSH Princess Charlene of Monaco Ladies Day
It was a day filled with all the glamour and elegance you would expect when racing in the company of royalty. ...
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People


Talking textures and torsos
South African artist Mike Newton, whose work "Torsos and Textures" was recently on exhibiti...
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Places


'Supremely usable, yet outrageously fast'
If you are a sports car fanatic and fantasise about car chases in spy-type movies, driving like ...
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Events


Dolce & Gabbana and Smeg's pretty appliances
When you hear the word "Smeg" you usually think of funky looking fridges, right? Try to extend that i...
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Food


British chef Matt Tebbutt tastes South Africa
Filming has completed on a new 10-part television food series - A Taste of South Africa  - with ...
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365, Prada Pre-Fall 2017 Advertising Campaign - "Parallels

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Discreet luxury teamed with formidable power
Scandi-style has always appealed to me, with its pared down, understated aesthetic and after one week of driving the Volvo V40 hatchback (launched in South Africa last year) I was kind of hooked on this Swedish ...
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Renault's new turbo-powered crossover goes to Sun City
It's that time of the year again, when the 2017 WesBank South African Car of the Year Finalists are put through their paces for the 2017 WesBank South African Car of the Year (COTY). A COTY Jury assesses the fin...
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The all new Honda Civic: an odyssey
What better place to test drive the new athletic, low-slung 10th generation Honda Civic than in the place where all human life began, the Cradle of Mankind?  ...
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Raise a glass to Brandy Alexander Day
January 31 was officially Brandy Alexander Day, the only cocktail to have a day officially named in its honour. Those with a bibulous bend raised their Brandy Alexanders in a toast and fortunately South Afr...
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Cape Town studio co-designs superyacht
The 90m ICE-Class Explorer Yacht TABOO is the newest in a series of groundbreaking designs by New York based Gill Schmid Design in collaboration with Tim Dempers Studio from Cape Town. ...
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Ralph Lauren's new Chunky Chain Collection designs
Ralph Lauren has introduced new designs in the Chunky Chain collection, which spans 18 masterfully crafted pieces, each of which merges a sophisticated romanticism with a bold new spirit. ...
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Best red carpet jewellery at Golden Globes 2017
The red carpet at this year's 74th Golden Globes Awards in Los Angeles reflected the excitement of a new year with some extraordinary showstoppers.  In fact, the jewels stole the show from the couture this ...
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Christmas gift guide
Christmas shopping is always very last minute - but luckily browsing for the luxuries of life never has a time limit! Cheek2Chic is giving its readers just a little taste of what is available and you can catch a...
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Mark Gold's new watch changes the game
Q&A with top South African jeweller Mark Gold, who has brought out his new watch model, the Gamechanger Q: Tell us about yourself? “Just a regular guy, I suppose, with a passion for design and an...
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Men in tights meet babes in pantos
The history of the panto goes back to the Middle Ages, building on Roman theatre and the traditions of Italy's "Commedia dell' Arte", and combining it with European stage traditions as well as Mummers Plays and ...
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Spring Motoring Festival Part 2: The Mini Clubman
The Austin Mini Cooper has come a long way since it was the quintessentially British ride of the 1960s, becoming the Beatles' mode of transport on their Magical Mystery Tour and featuring in movies lik...
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The smell of inspiration
Atelier Cologne is the first maison de parfum which creates pure perfumes that are inspired by Eau de Cologne itself. Founders Sylvie Ganter and Christophe Cervasel gave birth to this new olfactive family in 200...
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Celebrating premium champagnes
The names trip lovingly off the tongue like effervescent bubbles ... Drappier, Besserat, Armand de Brignac, Nicolas Feuillatte, Larmandier Bernier ... only some of the 25 premium champagne houses presented at th...
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New skin with Nu Skin
The search for the philosopher's stone, the legendary alchemical substance that turns base objects into gold, has prevailed through human history and never has that been more prevalent than in the 21st century. ...
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Pure gin-ius
A neutral, flavourless spirit, gin was traditionally infused with juniper berries, which were added by the Dutch in the 17th century to make it more palatable (hence "Dutch courage"), as well as other botan...
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