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Thrift Thursday

Now, whilst I’m a lover of all things brand, I’m equally a fan of all things anti-brand, thrift and consumer conscious. Check out Jessi Arrington’s inspirational talk on the matter for TED, “Wearing Nothing New“: [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SYwvyjIDk80[/youtube] Let’s celebrate #ThriftThursday this week and see if it spreads. brandslut xoxo

Facebook Deals to Launch in SA!

With the explosion of group buying both internationally and locally, it was only a matter of time before facebook jumped on the deal brandwagon. Having already launched abroad, facebook deals will be available to South Africans on September 1st. Here’s a look at how it works: [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7bbsuqPoZtw[/youtube] It’ll be interesting to see whether or not…

Renew20 Deal Now On!

The kind folk at body-botanix just sent me these Renew20 anti-wrinkle active patches to try out and you can get in on the action today by clicking here. Pay R49 instead of the regular price of R125. I’ll be testing these Bad Boys out this weekend. “This deal will get you a Renew20 anti-wrinkle eyepatch…

Pick n Pay Launches Smart Shopper

The suits behind Pick n Pay (PnP) have clearly upped their game in the recent months. First the launch of The Mecca on William Nicol (which sells Sinnful ice-cream, swoon), then PnP Travel and now this! Enter PnP Smart Shopper, a customer loyalty program that allows customers the opportunity to accrue a point for every rand…

Pick n Pay Travel

I’ve clearly been spending too much time under my rock because I’ve only just found out about Pick n Pay Travel. Gutted. Am I the only person out of the red, white and blue loop? The Bad Boys at PnP have clearly upped their game of late – first ‘The Mecca’ (aka the flagship, PnP on Nicol,…