• Caring for your Cutlery | The Magic Touch

    Ok – so we know it’s ‘just cutlery’, but you use these little tools 365 days a year, so there is no reason every dining experience shouldn’t be an impressive experience! In fact, we have made it our business to bring you timeless flatware since 1955 – and as self-professed experts in the field, we

  • The Coffee Culture: The Perfect Sip for all Occasions

    Coffee is more than a drink – it’s a lifestyle choice and also a great facilitator for conversation and community. The culture of drinking coffee is a global phenomenon and although countries like Italy, Turkey and France have the most refined coffee cultures in the world, South Africa is not far behind. If you are

  • Must have items for your first kitchen

    New beginnings are always exciting, and daunting, especially if you are not sure what you need. It is a rite of passage for every kitchen newbie to drink wine out of a coffee mug, or butter bread with a steak knife. For the super organised, invest in good quality items as per our list of

  • Cast iron – an unforgettable era returns

    Aromatic lamb stews, bacon on a hot skillet, onions sautéing in butter, delicious winter soups and yummy hot puddings. For a lot of us, just these words transport us back to Sundays at grandma’s when the whole family would get together for a delicious feast of traditional cooking. Over the years, cooking has evolved into

  • Bamboo is not just for Pandas

    Without fail, Pandas’ invoke the “aww cute” factor. Anybody remember the viral video of the Sneezing Baby Panda? However, none of us can actually own one. The closest we will ever get would be a set of kitchen utensils made from bamboo and of course viral videos! If you are a Panda fan and ever