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Mothers Day on My Lime Boots Blog

This Sunday, most of us will be doing the family thing in one way or another, as we celebrate Mothers Day. My concern with these specific days of enforced emotional celebration is that we tend to lose the essence of that which the day is truly about. I am of the rather cliched view that […]

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A Pow Wow with Zuraida on My Lime Boots

So My Lime Boots have been itching to take a walk on over to Zuraida Jardine for a little one-on-one Pow Wow session. I was keen to catch up with Zuraida, whom I knew to be a jack(ess) of many trades including DJ, actress, television presenter and journalist. Little did I know that the self proclaimed ‘most […]

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Mercedes Benz Bokeh South African International Fashion Film Festival 2016

  Last Saturday night, the new Aquarium at the V&A Waterfront, Cape Town hosted the third annual Mercedes-Benz Bokeh South Africa International Fashion Film Festival. The event attracted celebrities, industry VIP’s, producers, designers and fashion film models who celebrated the very best the local and international fashion film industry has to offer.   Adrian Lazarus, […]

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Last Tuesday, 22 March 2016, was World Water Day. A rather poignant day here in South Africa where we are facing severe water supply issues. As part of the Armani Acqua For Life Campaign, I was asked to spend a day with access to just 10 litres of water – for all my water-related needs. […]

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Valentines Day giveaway on My Lime Boots Blog

Your Valentines Day Game Plan   I said it yesterday and I’ll say it again today – Valentines Day is on our doorstep. Action is required, but are you ready? If you are anything like me, I generally leave the planning and preparation for such auspicious occasions until the last minute. And then they generally […]

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2015 The Year In Review – Kerry Botha, the yin and yang of Charlie Brown   Today concludes the series of guest posts, looking back at the year that was 2015; as the year literally wraps itself up. I could not imagine a more appropriate person to conclude the series, than my dear friend Kerry […]

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2015 Year In Review – Sandy L   It was late 2014 and I had just ventured into the blogosphere, when I received a Direct Message on Instagram from Sandy. She was interested in featuring me on her new venture, Humans Of SA. I immediately said yes; and what started was to become, and continues […]

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Tara Johannisen 2015 Year In Review Trend Soiree

2015 Year In Review – Tara Johannisen   I met Tara early in 2015 when we were both invited to speak at a panel discussion, investigating the role of bloggers in the fashion space. We sat next to each other and immediately struck up a conversation and friendship, that will soon see us collaborating on […]

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2015 Year In Review Mahlatse James

2015 Year In Review – Mahlatse James   As we continue the series of posts reviewing the year that was 2015, today we hear from a new friend of mine. The year 2015 brought about many new friendships, alliances and acquaintances. I am pleased to say that Mahlatse James sits firmly in the first category. […]

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2015 Year In Review Grant Gavin

2015 Year In Review – Grant Gavin As the year draws to a close, I find myself reflecting on the year that was and the year that will be. In a momentary flash of inspiration, an idea began to take shape, and has resulted in the following series of posts I will be sharing, as […]

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