Now here is someone whose stylish secrets you are just dying to know…
Hello Miss Milli B, you voguish thing
Milisuthando Bongela is a writer, blogger and consultant based in Johannesburg, South Africa. Her fashion and culture blog has seen her do collaborative work with local and international publications including Dazed and Confused, Colours and W Magazine.
Mili is currently a member of The Group, a collective of creative entrepreneurs who run a virtual agency that provides branding solutions to various clients.
Astrological Sign: Taurus
In my next life I want to be: A pianist and blues singer
Most Inspired by: Johannesburg
Favourite Album: The Nina Simone Trilogy
Favourite Museum: It hasn’t been built yet – one where all of Africa’s art and historical artifacts are in Africa.
Favourite Artist: I don’t have a favourite, but I really enjoy the work of Kemang Wa Lehulere, Moshekwa Langa, Nandi Mntambo, Jamilla Okubo, Louis Bourgeois, Kara Walker.
Favourite Perfume: All time favourite: Black Orchid by Tom Ford. I don’t wear it, I like to smell it. Classic Favourites: Michael Kors and Daisy by Marc Jacobs. New favourite is Dahlia Divin by Givenchy.
Favourite Cocktail: Cape Vidal, a Vodka-based blackcurrant and Stoney flavoured cocktail which my friend and I made up when we were holidaying in Cape Vidal. If not that, then a good old Frozen Margherita.
Favourite Restaurant: Breakfast: Lazari in Cape Town. Lunch: Byron Burger in London. Dinner: The Great Eastern Food Bar in Joburg.
Favourite Bar: The Waiting Room in Cape Town
Favourite Hotel: The Winston Hotel in Johannesburg
Favourite Flower: White Hydrangeas + Black Proteas
Favourite Local Shop: Superella
Favourite Shop Abroad: Collete and L’Eclaireur in Paris. The latter is the best shop I’ve ever been to.
Top Websites: www.waitbuywhy.com + www.thisamericanlife.com + www.okayafrica.com
Cheap Thrill: Instagram
Secret Weapon: Ubuntu
You’ll Never See Me doing: A weave
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