For a truly decadent, luxurious Valentine’s Day celebration - sneak off for a stylish and sexy rendezvous to the Fairlawns Boutique Hotel and Spa, an opulent sanctuary and one of Joburgs best kept secrets. With close attention to detail and exceptional service, Fairlawns creates an idyllic intimate atmosphere where some of the globe’s most vibrant personalities converge. Celebrate this Valentine’s Day like a celebrity, hiding in plain sight at one of the most exclusive establishments in the country. Fairlawns lends itself to romance with chic, upscale suites which are individually decorated in varying themes ranging from Eastern influence to French provincial, featuring every desired modern amenity. The hotel also caters to a variety of culinary tastes with an array of elegant dining experiences to choose from. Whether you stay for a day or two, wined and dined for an evening, or spoiled with an indulgent spa day , Fairlawns will provide an unforgettably blissful experience. If you really want to spoil someone this Valentine’s Day this is THE way to do it. Fairlawns Boutique Hotel & Spa, an award-winning five-star boutique hotel, is conveniently situated in the Sandton suburb of Morningside Manor. A short 6 km from central Sandton, and 20 km from the Johannesburg city centre, Fairlawns offers the upmarket guest a delicate mix of luxury and convenience. Fairlawns Boutique Hotel & Spa opens up a whole world of relaxation, complimented with superior service, a personal touch and always surprising guests by transporting them to a sanctuary that appeals to all six senses. A unique, exclusive, up-market oasis. CLICK HERE to submit your press release to MyPR.co.za. . . .
Valentine's Day is around the corner, and according to a global survey, PANDORA Jewellery discovered that 60% of men find it hard to find the right Valentine's Day gift for their partner. The study also showed that 77% of women receive chocolates and flowers - when what they really want is - jewellery. Get it right this Valentines and give her the perfect gift with a PANDORA Jewellery beautifully hand-finished keepsake. Guess no more - beautiful, high-quality jewellery is most likely on her list! So find every feeling, listen to every beat, follow every flutter. Celebrate the unsaid, with a piece that says it all. Because deep down, you know what to do. Jodi, click here to download the images in higher res, or pop me an email and I'll send it through along with the pricing. #ValentinesDay #ValentinesGift #DoSurpriseHer In-store : mid-January 2018 CLICK HERE to submit your press release to MyPR.co.za. . . .
Eindhoven, 2017, Denon®, a leading manufacturer of premium home and personal audio products, announces that select Denon A/V receivers are now able to receive a free-of-charge DTS Virtual:X firmware update to provide consumers with rich, immersive sound in their homes without the need for height or rear speakers. DTS Virtual:X technology supports any input source from stereo to a 7.1.4 layout (11.1 channels) and plays back an immersive experience over speaker layouts from 2.0 stereo up to 5.1 and even 7.1. The DTS Virtual:X firmware update is now available in exclusive Denon A/V receivers, including the Denon AVR-X1400H, Denon AVR-X2400H and Denon AVR-X3400H. The update will expand to AVR-X4400H and AVR-X6400H in spring 2018. The firmware update offer proves the company’s constant mission to offer brand new technologies to existing products, adding value for their trusted customers. CLICK HERE to submit your press release to MyPR.co.za. . . .
Looking for the perfect gift? How about cutting-edge, high quality headphones? We all need a bevy of good headphones at our fingertips - to listen to music, for superb sound quality while on the phone, ones which are discreet, comfortable and reliable. There’s no better way to amp up your day than with some feel-good tunes. Homemation has an impressive selection of premium headphones that will help you get your toes tapping wherever you go. Everywhere you go, always take the weather… and your headphones. Sports headphones can inspire you to push harder while you workout, or they can simply make the commute more tolerable. With the combination of a design built for comfort, durability and superb sound, plus the convenience of wire-free Bluetooth connection to your phone or personal music player, the DENON AH-C160W is designed to give you the freedom to move with the music. The sleek design uses unique Earhook technology, developed with a leading hearing aid specialist, to keep the earpieces in place - even during heavy workouts or when running. Three sizes of ring give the best fit for the ears, ensuring pure music playback and no external noise interruption. Features: • High-quality 11.5 mm drivers with digital signal processing • Bluetooth Class 1 connectivity for tangle-free use and reliable connection • Clear Voice Capture noise reduction for phone calls, plus voice prompts • Earhook technology and a choice of eartips for comfort and a secure fit • Tough construction for life on the move • Sweat and moisture protection for long-term durability Retail price: R 2 290.00 Taking the next step are the legendary, award-winning Klipsch R6i in-ear headphones, the Klipsch Reference X6i in-ear headphones are packed with a single high-clarity, full range balanced armature, offering flat frequency response with an incredible fit. Features: • KG-723 Full-Range Balanced Armature • Die-Cast Zinc and Co-Molded Elastomer Housing • Patented Oval Ear . . .
The current technological buzz is centred around the ‘internet of things’, or ‘IoT’. This basically means, a network of physical objects within your home, for example, your TV, lights, alarm, blinds, air conditioner and fridge etc. are able to connect to this network remotely through your cell phone. One cannot mention the IoT without linking it to Amazon Alexa... Control your smart home with just your voice Have you ever walked into your home at night, arms full, in the dark and wished for your home to magically help? Now it can, with a simple voice command such as "Alexa, turn on Welcome" – and the instantly the entrance lights come on, relaxing music begins to play, all while the door locks itself behind you… Welcome to Homemation’s world of home automation, leading distributors of Control4 with Amazon Alexa. The possibilities are endless… with a few simple voice commands you can: • Arm and disarm the alarm • Unlock the front door • Open and close the blinds • Adjust the room temperature, in any room • Turn on, off or dim the lights • Play or stream music • Turn on the TV • Set the scene for watching a movie • Pre-programme personalised and uniquely crafted home scenes, where your voice command ‘Dining’ automatically dims select lights and begins to play a specific playlist and ‘Bedtime’ sets into motion shutting off lights, closing blinds, locking the door, and putting on the alarm A particularly unique aspect of Control4 and Amazon Alexa is the coordination of all connected devices in your home for a truly customised homeowner experience to maximise your comfort, convenience, entertainment, and peace of mind. There are many smart products available today, however, only when these devices work together do you experience the magic of a smart home. Control4 delivers power and performance in one platform that coordinates the technology in your home into complete, brilliant experiences—interactions that fit your lifestyle and are easy . . .
New to South Africa, a leading global brand CHUX® is finally on our shelves! If you didn’t believe in magic before, just wait until you try out their amazing CHUX® Magic Eraser! The CHUX® Magic Eraser is a powerful grime and mark remover block that works on most hard surfaces including walls, door handles, lights switches, electronics, kids’ toys, and even crockery. This chemical-free, powerful scuff and mark remover is activated with plain water, which means you won’t have to use harmful chemicals! Simply wet, squeeze the excess water out and gently rub with light pressure over marks. Its superfine fibres lift and trap dirt. If marks persist, additional pressure may be applied with caution. The Magic Eraser rubs out most marks, even ink and crayon! CHUX® Magic Tips: • Use a moistened CHUX Magic Eraser block to remove the grease and grime from stubborn food splatter in your microwave without having to use any chemicals • After your shower or bath, use the CHUX Magic Eraser Bathroom block to remove any leftover residue • Remove stubborn marks from skirting boards • Erase marks from walls and cupboards For more information on CHUX®, click here to visit their global website – and follow them on Facebook too. CHUX® is available at selected Spar stores. CLICK HERE to submit your press release to MyPR.co.za. . . .
Ghidini Bosco Ibiza Handle available exclusively from Handles Inc: Are you looking for the ultimate decadent statement for your home? A true show-stopper at your front door? Then this 24 carat gold plated door handle, available exclusively from Handles Inc, was designed with you in mind. Invite prestige into your sanctuary with the latest handle from Ghidini Bosco in Italy. They combine advanced design technology with a passion and expertise in fine craftsmanship, elegance and style. This is evident in their Ibiza solid-forged brass handle, plated alluringly in 24 carat gold. Their attention to detail is evident in this remarkable handle that presents itself as an art piece. It is far more than simply a décor statement; it’s a decadent statement. Add brazen luxury to your living-space, with a bold expression of taste that will have your guests simply gasping. Why have a piece of art when you can have a masterpiece? R5950 per set. With Handles Inc you can easily create a slick designer pad, quirky villa feel, a bathroom haven or a cutting-edge office environment with their quality handles and bathroom accessories. Architects and interior designers know that it’s details like these that make a space truly unique and exceptional. With a collection of over 9000 items to inspire you, Handles Inc has specialist designer pieces personally selected from top global manufacturers. With these exclusive ranges and a design-savvy team on hand to assist, Handles Inc will help you make your home or office a space that reflects your individuality – and a dream to live or work in. For your local stockist visit www.handlesinc.co.za or call 021-422 2322. CLICK HERE to submit your press release to MyPR.co.za. . . .
KOHLER® Africa launches their ModernLife™ Collection - Contemporary Design Meets Effortless Hygiene KOHLER® Africa, bathroom specialists pride themselves on the utmost quality where your bathroom becomes a haven – a sanctuary designed to escape from the day to day domestic responsibilities. It is with this in mind that Kohler has created a superior blend of comfort and convenience in their new ModernLife™ bathroom range. Every aspect of the contemporary design has been crafted with the aim of achieving ultimate hygiene. It is designed for cleanliness, comfort, and convenience. The ModernLife™ wall-hung toilet is the new standard in effortless hygiene and cleaning offering an ultra-thin easy-lift seat – keeping necessary contact to a minimum. The seat itself is removable with a simple vertical lift – perfect for the ultimate in bathroom cleanliness. and having a slim design seat. • 100% truly rimless bowl ensures no hidden dirt traps, no stains, and super-easy cleaning. • Easy lift seat which is modern and ultra-thin thin seamless lid designed to limit contact for hygienic purposes. • Easy all-round cleaning – the unique streamlined design facilitates effortless and quick cleaning under the toilet. • Bevelled edge - designed for drainage of excessive liquid into the bowl to prevent unhygienic build-up. • Easy seat removal - the fully detachable seat allows thorough easy cleaning. The Kohler® ModernLife™ Basins Created with timeless simplicity in mind, the Kohler ModernLife™ basins follow the trend in contemporary countertop basin design with a gorgeous sense of simplicity. The DFI coating reinforces its modern aesthetic and makes for effortless cleaning in a single swift motion. • Seamless – soft curves and clean lines ensure there are no hidden areas making cleaning easy and fast. • DFI coating - stain resistant coating to ensure effortless cleaning. • Available in two variants – choose between the vessel without a tap deck, or the vessel which . . .
If you’re looking for a unique stocking-filler this Christmas, consider the wonderfully versatile selection of handles, door and cabinet knobs and bathroom accessories from Handles Inc to spruce up someone’s space. From elegant and tasteful, to wonderfully wacky, Handles Inc has something to fit every taste! Small details in the home can make a surprisingly big difference, and your loved ones will thank you for the specially chosen gift. Consider spoiling yourself with some handles from Handles Inc to brighten up your home in time for the festivities! Excellence is in the attention to detail, and choosing the perfect cupboard and door handles for your home or office will be the final touch that brings your space together. Let your living reflect your purpose, your style, your essence. Visit a Handles Inc store, where their seasoned team will help you choose the items that best suit your needs. Their stores are renowned for being eye-candy for architects, interior designers and decorators, as they know that the smallest detail will complete the look – whether it is a corporate office, modular home or rambling mansion. Handles Inc boasts a collection of over 9000 items to inspire you. Specialists in handles and bathroom accessories, for all applications, personally selected from top global brands and available exclusively from Handles Inc. Watch how the smallest change can create the greatest transformation. For your local stockist visit www.handlesinc.co.za or call 021-422 2322. NEW STORE OPENING IN KRAMERVILLE, JOHANNESBURG, JANUARY 2018... Facebook: Handles Inc Website: Handles Inc CLICK HERE to submit your press release to MyPR.co.za. . . .
'Tis the Season to be Jolly with GLAD GLAD has been saving good food from going bad, helping out in the kitchen all year round, and is here for you during the fantastic festive season! Here are some tips on saving food: GLAD loves leftovers! Being food smart is the best way to prevent waste and save money too (bonus!) Leftovers can be wrapped in GLAD Cling Wrap, refrigerated, and then used for sandwiches for lunch the next day. Cover bowls of food with GLAD Cling Wrap to prevent the food from drying out and "going brown" If you want to end off a special family meal with something scrumptious; here is a GLAD recipe to keep you inspired! GLAD Festive Season Berry Muffins Ingredients: 750ml (420g) cake flour 200ml castor sugar 20ml baking powder 6ml bicarbonate of soda 500g mixed berries, frozen or fresh Grated rind of 1 lemon 420ml buttermilk or plain yoghurt 80 ml sunflower oil 80 ml butter, melted 3 eggs 250ml (130g) icing sugar, sifted+30ml waterred food colouring Silver balls for decoration Instructions: Sift the flour, sugar, baking powder and bicarbonate of soda together. Add the berries and grated lemon rind. Mix through. Beat the buttermilk, eggs, oil and butter together until mixed and gradually add to the dry ingredients until a moist dough. Do not over mix, dough can still be lumpy. Spoon into the hollows of a 12 hole muffin pan lined with paper muffin cups. Bake in a preheated oven at 190°C for 20 – 25 minutes or until a skewer comes out clean when inserted. Allow to rest in pan for 5 minutes before turning out onto a wire rack. For Icing: Mix icing sugar, water and a few drops of colouring together to make a smooth paste. Spread on the cooled muffins. Decorate with silver balls. Arrange on a serving plate and cover with GLAD Wrap until served. Serve with coffee or as a dessert. GLAD wishes everyone a great festive season. All GLAD products are made for your convenience with the purpose of . . .