Menu

Cutting Edge News


The South African Select Discover the art of diamond cutting and the rich history of diamonds and gold in South Africa. The Diamond Works Cape Winelands, offers two niche facilities nestled in the heart of Stellenbosch and Franschhoek. Experience the institute’s Sparkling Tour paired with a unique teaser wine tasting with premium Deetlefs Wines. Then

Read More…


Life can sometimes be really hard. Therein lies the making of a Diamond. Marinda de Vos’ story began Jan 2013 as she left for India on a Tourism Roadshow. In Jan 2014 she woke up virtually blind after a massive haemorrhage behind both eyes. No sight in her right eye and 20% blurred sight in

Read More…


Mount Kilimanjaro, known as the White Mountain, ‘mountain of greatness’ formed by massive tectonic activity over 585 million years ago in the northern part of Tanzania, brought prosperity and fortune in many ways for its people. One reason being, that it is home to a rare and exquisite gem called Tanzanite. Legend has it that

Read More…


Splinters rained from the sky like tears from the gods, diamonds have been associated with purity, strength, wealth, virtue, power and most importantly love. In all their beauty, diamonds, precious stones from the earth; rough, raw and found in assortment have become an eternal token of endearment. For thousands of years, mankind has been infatuated

Read More…


Diamond and gold discoveries played an imperative part in the development of the early South African history. The first recorded discovery of gold was to have been found on the banks of Witwatersrand by Jan Gerrit Bantjes in June 1886; a defining moment in South African history. Gold, more so than diamonds; revolutionized South Africa

Read More…


December is honoured with three birthstones, the third being the rare and eternal Tanzanite. In October 2002, Tanzanite was added to the official birthstone list by the American Gem Trade Association as an additional birthstone for December. The ancients believe that the gemstone offers wearers a special pathway to the spiritual realm, activates Chakras from

Read More…


Surrounded by three-awe inspiring mountain ranges set in the natural splendour of the Cape Floral Kingdom, Val De Vie Estate, recognized for their array of majestic properties ,a restaurant with delightful wines and polo sport, celebrated their 8th annual Cintron Pink Polo Fundraiser. The Cintron Pink Polo is one of the much-anticipated social events in

Read More…


In the shared interest of conservation, The Art Curator Gallery partnered with The Cape Leopard Trust and esteemed South African artist, Fuz Caforio: Wildlife Art, to host a fundraising event in support of the ongoing efforts to protect the Cape Leopard and conserve its ever-decreasing natural habitat. Hosted at world leading wine estate, Lourensford Estate,The

Read More…


Namibia; a breathtaking wilderness rich in history, wildlife, ever moving desert and seascapes. Best known for its population diversity; a home where Bushmen, Damara, Namaqua, Bantu and German residents live side by side. This beautiful country boasts a rarity of harmonious splendor despite its opposing heritage and terrain. A unique wonder to behold, Namibia is

Read More…


The new spirit of discovery  Breitling has redesigned its Superocean Héritage line, dedicated to modern-day explorers. The result is a new face as original, pure and dynamic as ever, for this highly successful collection that is celebrating its 60th anniversary in 2017.  First launched in 1957, the Superocean professional diving watch – rapidly adopted by the

Read More…