Whether you and your BFFs are looking for new ways to paint Cape red or just having a fun girls night out, here are five unique and creative DIYs to try at your next ladies get-together:
Unleash your inner artist with Clay Café
Home version: For some indoor fun, why not bring the Clay Café right to your door with their home paint kits?
Let your creativity run wild with your BFFs on your next girls night out. Choose from a variety of unglazed ceramic wares, such as jugs, mugs, plates, bowls, trays, sundries and figurines. There are also a number of painting tools to choose from, including three different brush options. Individual paints cost R15 per pot and there are even dotters and stickers for sale.
E-mail [email protected] pre-order or drop by the store to pick up your take-out kits.
For more information, Click here.
Traveling version: If you and your best friends enjoy creating, eating well, and having a truly unique experience that unleashes your inner artist while creating memories with each other, host your next get-together at Clay Cafe in town or in Bay of Hout.
- Location: 199 Bree St, Cape Town City Centre; 4080 Main Road. Opposite
Bokkemanskloof Estate, Hout Bay
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Create the perfect shade with Lipped ZA
Home version: We all like to give ourselves a good makeover, share tips and hacks and transform ourselves and our best friends into the next Model. This time, why not take it to the next level and create your own perfect lipstick? You can order a homemade lipstick making kit for R480 from lips and experience the creative process and the excitement of being able to create something personal and special while making memories on your next date with women.
Traveling version: For R350 per person, make it a girls’ trip and head to Stellenbosch with your BFFs for a personalized workshop that will take you step-by-step to create your own ideal personalized lipstick and receive all materials and equipment required.
Visit the website or contact [email protected] organize a workshop.
- Location: Stellenbosch, the comfort of your own home or a location of your choice.
Also read: Cape Town has found the perfect lipstick for you, all you have to do is create it
Strengthen Your Bonds with Friendship Bracelets
Home version: It may sound corny, but friendship bracelets will forever be a timeless classic tradition to symbolize the unique beautiful bond shared between friends, whether you are a BFFs couple or group of besties for life. Why not take advantage of your next encounter with women to show you some love with Soul Design Collections bracelet making pack for R449?
Traveling version: Here’s another girly trip idea. For R299 per person, gather the ladies and head to Soul Design Studio to Kalk Bay for a personalized bead jewelery making workshop where you and your loved ones can create your own bespoke bracelets, plus inspiring sea views, a complimentary drink and handmade Kumba cookies to spark your creativity .
They can accommodate up to 12 people, so visit the website or email [email protected] to book now.
- Location: 100A Main Road, Kalk Bay
Treat yourself to the best selections of snacks
Home version: A small party board is a perfect way to test your decorating skills while ensuring there’s a huge selection of delicious treats. Because let’s be honest, what’s a reunion without real eye candy?
Of OG Charcuterie boards, fruit platters and cheese boards, up to the slightly more unique chocolate dessert boards, boards to make yourself or even a Mcdonald’s nuggets, fries and burgers board.
To kickstart your next ladies get-together, give each person or couple a special theme to follow, such as colors, countries, or even something like “the first letter of your name” and watch the food table fill up with eye-catching delicious snacks.
Also read: Impress at your next party with these 14 unique charcuterie platter ideas
Traveling version: If you and the ladies are more on board (pardon the pun) for an al fresco snacking experience, there’s a wide variety of deli offerings in and around the Mother City that will have you snacking and laughing for ages. hours.
- Location: Jonkershuis – Groot Constantia, Groot Constantia Rd, Constantia
- Location: Villa 47 – 47 Bree Street, Cape Town City Center
- Location: Good friends – Bloemendal Wine Estate, M13 Tygerberg Valley Road
Take aromatherapy into your own hands with candle making
Home version: An essential ingredient to any perfect home spa experience for you and your girlfriends, are undoubtedly the scented candles to create the ideal atmosphere for well-deserved care. But how about taking aromatherapy literally into your own hands for your next girls night out by making your own candles?
Deli Candle offers a selection of three DIY kits from R220 with everything you need. If you want something a little more, you can visit the website to order wax, wicks, fragrances, molds and containers separately for a truly personalized experience.
Put on cloth masks, turn up the music, laughter and creativity. You might find it’s the best kind of aromatherapy you didn’t even know you needed.
Traveling version: You can also make it an outing by joining one of the Candle Maker’s Deli initiation workshops in the manufacture of candles that they lead throughout the year. The next soy candle workshop will take place on Saturday September 10so you have more than enough time to get the girls together for an all-inclusive lesson, light snacks, refreshments and plenty of aromatic bonding.
Visit the website or book directly with Professor Hayley on 078 623 3557 (WhatsApp only).
- Location: 46 Marconi Road, Montague Gardens
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