It’s that time of year again! Gather your girlfriends and make your way to Melrose Arch in Joburg for the annual — and unmissable — Essentials Girls’ Day Out.
Spend the day treating yourself to some pampering at pop-up beauty stations, where you can indulge in a hand massage from Camelot Spa, Kryolan lip-gloss touch-ups and Sorbet mini-manis. There will also be guest speakers sharing the latest trends in decor, eyewear, skincare and food. Plus you could go home with some seriously amazing prizes.
Speaking of food, you and the gals won’t go hungry. Each ticket comes with a complimentary snack from Tutto Co. (artisanal toasties, anyone?), PLUS Papillon vino or juice (or just kick back with free hot beverages from uber-trendy mobile coffee outfit, Thirst Bar services).
Oh, and not forgetting a free scoop of ice cream from Knickerbocker Ice Cream Company.
So, get your girlfriends to clear their schedules on Saturday 22 October 2016 — tickets are limited to 100 ladies, so book now at caxtonevents.co.za. You don’t want to miss out! Especially because everyone gets a free, fab goodie bag, thanks to Essentials and Melrose Arch.
Book your spot soon, tickets are selling fast
DATE & TIME: 22 October 2016; registration is from 8:30am, and the programme will run from 9am until 1pm.
VENUE: Melrose Arch, The Tent (behind the Meat Co.)
COST: R200 per person, including drinks, snacks and a fab goodie bag, courtesy of Essentials and Melrose Arch.
BOOKING: To book your spot, visit caxtonevents.co.za.
More about our guest speakers
Eyewear trends from Mellins i-style: how to look great with glasses
Rudine Diedericks will share make-up tips for those who wear glasses, as well as how to choose the most flattering frame for your face shape. She’ll share this year’s trends in eyewear, and highlight the latest in eyewear technology.
Mellins i-Style are optometrists located nationwide.
Decor trends from Sandi Larkin: everything you need to know
Decor and colour specialist Sandi Larkin will give the inside scoop on new-season decor trends, as well as how colour pallets will play out. She’ll talk about the importance of trends – what they are, and how they come about.
Sandi Larkin is an interior specialist based in Joburg.
Placecol on why your skin is an asset
Erentia du Plessis from Placecol will share skincare advice, telling us why it’s so important to invest in a skincare routine. Placeol is an established franchise of skincare clinics that specialise in treatments which use the latest tech to address everything from problem skin to preventative anti-ageing.
Placecol skincare clinics are located nationwide.
Ritual Cafe foodie demonstration
Chef Sean Ackermann from Ritual Cafe will show guests how to make a beef burger with blue cheese, bacon and pear; Ritual Cafe’s signature blue cheese, walnut, sundried tomato and pepper gnocchi, as well as curries and casseroles – not forgetting Sean’s specialty panna cotta dessert.
Ritual Cafe is located in Linden, Joburg.
More about Melrose Arch
The Melrose Arch precinct offers a shopping and lifestyle experience like no other – no wonder it’s been voted ‘The place to see and be seen’ for eight years in a row by the Leisure Options’ Readers’ Choice Awards. Enjoy high-end retail and fashion outlets, as well as top-notch eateries and coffee shops, all set in a pedestrianised, tree-lined space.