Sound so good, it’s Majik

If you are looking for authentic hi-fi experience without the fuss, the Linn Majik DSM just might be for you. Metropol’s gadget guru Ian Knott checks out the spectacular network music player. Before I begin, it’s worth getting one thing out in the open: If you drive a Bugatti Veyron and insist on forcing $80 […]

Gadget gift guide

Logitech G435 Wireless Headset Easily the most comfortable headset I’ve worn, the Logitech G435 are Bluetooth compatible or using the Lightspeed USB dongle. Great sound quality and a built-in, non-invasive microphone. They’re super light and carbon neutral too. $249 Sony Alpha 7 IV With a 33MP image sensor that produces rich images, the full-frame Alpha […]

What’s under the tree? Coco Gifts

A ‘one-stop shop’ for gifts, there really is something for everyone. “We have your Christmas checklist covered,” says Coco Gifts owner Liz van Montfort. From classic and contemporary homeware and giftware, jewellery, handbags and accessories, to diffusers, beautiful candles, baby gifts, skincare, and gourmet food items, the extensive range and complimentary gift wrapping makes shopping […]

Making gifting crystal clear: Exquisite Gifts by AJ

Crystals are touted as ancient forms of medicine, believed to have properties that lift emotional wellness and overall health. Thought to promote the flow of good energy and help rid the body and mind of negative energy, crystals are sought after everywhere. Exquisite Gifts by AJ owner Amanda Ward believes that crystals always serve a […]

Bookshop of adventure: The Page and Post

When a small independent bookstore consistently maintains an online inventory of every book in stock, with a full description of each book, you know customer service is its chief priority. When this same bookstore receives customer feedback, such as “It feels like a library here,” and “It wraps around you,” you know you’ve entered a […]

Festive fun for pampered pups: Charli and Coco

After an interesting and challenging year, joy is on the agenda and what could be more delightful than combining the festive season with celebrating the pampered pup in your life? Charli and Coco have created a gorgeous and fun festive feeling in their Holmwood Road store, where you’ll find the perfect gift for every cheeky […]