South African-Inspired Must-Haves for a
Luxurious Lifestyle

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The colors, plants, cultures and wildlife of South Africa offer endless inspiration for those who seek style. Shopping for our Cape Town trip, we found everything from spicy floral fragrances to exquisite jewels and even the perfect romantic outfit in our new favorite color of the season, marigold. Browse our selects below to find a special gift or a fab excuse to treat yourself.

Metal Earrings
$570
Marni

YES PLEASE!

Crepe De Chine Tiered Ruffle Gown
$3,550
Prabal Gurung

YES PLEASE!

Mirabel Hat
$485
Eugenia Kim

YES PLEASE!

We found it—the perfect look for a glamorous summer day in Cape Town, and the perfect shade of marigold.

Nilenia Sandals
$1,695
Givenchy

Our safari adventures had us dreaming of zebras for days, so we could not resist these epic stilettos.
YES PLEASE!

Pendant Necklace
$198
Etro

A tribal-inspired pendant in black and gold feels fiercely feminine moving into 2017.
YES PLEASE!

Mio One-Shoulder Studded Swimsuit
$525
Norma Kamali

A unique swimsuit in a vivid red hue is just right among the brilliant colors of South Africa.
YES PLEASE!

Fine Dining Picnic Hamper
$46,000
Rolls-Royce

Making the most of the surrounding natural beauty, Capetonians know how to picnic in style—inspiring us to track down the gold standard in picnic gear.
YES PLEASE!

Red of Africa Tea
$34
TWG Tea

High levels of antioxidants, vitamin C, mineral salts and protein make this delicate red tea a healthy indulgence.
YES PLEASE!

Natural Skincare
$50-250
African Botanics

Inspired by traditional beauty rituals, these renowned products source ingredients from South Africa’s Fynbos region, a remote utopia of nutrient-rich plants.
YES PLEASE!

Bal D’Afrique Parfum
$150
Byredo

This unique fragrance from fashion’s favorite perfumer remembers the flamboyance of Paris in the 1920s, a time when the city was obsessed with African culture.
YES PLEASE!

Printed Silk-Chiffon Scarf
$595
Dolce & Gabbana

A sheer leopard scarf is a versatile piece you’ll definitely want in your Cape Town wardrobe. 
YES PLEASE!

My Rockstud Single-Handle Bag
$1,498
Valentino

Safari animals meet fashion’s it-bag, creating for a highly covetable accessory.
YES PLEASE!

White Owl Jungle Safari Candle
$155
Baobab

Notes of patchouli, cinnamon and candied lemon create an irresistible aroma that hints at the African wild.
YES PLEASE!

Zebra Diamond Ring
$2,840
Kismet by Milka

Black and white diamonds delicately echo zebra stripes in this distinctive statement ring.
YES PLEASE!

Carnets d’Equateur
Price on Request
Hermes

Naturalist painter Robert Dallet brings jaguars, macaws, panthers and impalas to life in this stunning porcelain collection.
YES PLEASE!

Timori Elephant Sculpture
$392
Lalique

This handcrafted crystal elephant adds a dash of refined whimsy to any space.
YES PLEASE!

Lavender Hand Creme
$35
Philip B

African Shea butter gives this luxurious hand cream its deep healing power.
YES PLEASE!

Genuine Python Izingubo Garment Bag
$3,332
Kat Van Duinen

A luxurious addition to any jetsetter’s luggage collection, this silk-lined bag allows your finest dresses to travel safely.
YES PLEASE!

La Marche du Zambèze
$395
Hermes

Designed by a Zulu artisan collective, this beautiful silk scarf depicts vibrant animal symbols of family and power.
YES PLEASE!

Brut Rosé
Price Upon Request
Groot Constantia

A bubbly rosé from South Africa’s oldest winery promises complex fruit flavors, with a lovely fresh acidity and clean dry finish.
YES PLEASE!

Fair Trade Wooden Giraffes
$220
Trovati

Made by the Gikomba carving cooperative, these gorgeous wooden statues are just the thing to bring a bit of African magic home.
YES PLEASE!

Braided Straw Hat
$1,270
Chanel

For a day in the Cape Town Winelands or a morning safari ride, this effortless hat does the trick.
YES PLEASE!

Genuine Ostrich Clutch
$1,884
Kat Van Duinen

This bestselling clutch adds instant texture, color and structure to your more flowy, romantic get-ups.
YES PLEASE!

De Beers
$165
Assouline

Named for a South African diamond mine, De Beers tells a fascinating story in this sparkling coffee table book. 
YES PLEASE!

Serpenti Collection
$1,270
BULGARi

Pink gold, rubellite and pavé diamonds come together masterfully in this snake-inspired collection.
YES PLEASE!

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