Coffee Thumb badge 01 coffee Post

What else could be a heart of hipster haven if not a coffee shop — cool kids like their lattes proper, and so does the rest of Braamies.

Big city Thumb badge iphonographers New urban explorers

Tamara Arden has interviewed 6 people who are taking photographs on their iphones and get hundreds of 'Likes'.

Shops Thumb badge 2 feature Wallet wonder

Shoes in a nail salon, artworks in a coffee shop, an Italian deli with collectable trains and 2 more spots for unexpected shopping

Shops Thumb badge 01 vintage Fruitcake Vintage

A small space flamboyantly decked out in pure eighties vintage — from clothes to jewelry.

Shops Thumb badge 01 market De Villiers Market

The insiders of Jozi’s fashion scene know the secret of this street market — here you can snap up a designer suit for less than R20.

Shops Thumb hello again badge tees&bicycles Hello Again

Braamfontein now has it's own branch of the Capetonian store with t-shirts and bicycles.

Food&Drinks Thumb badge 01 cafe Odd Café

There should always be one classy joint underneath a strip of graffiti – like little old Odd Café.

Shops Thumb badge 01 books Love Books

An independent bookshop in one of the most charming blocks in Melville makes for a good story about love at first sight.

Shops Thumb 02 sport Puma

Mecca of Braamie's student population with the limited collections, fuse-ball table, DJ deck and a drop box for the old clothes.

Nightlife Thumb badge bar Gin

With regular playlists including indie and electro as well as casual live sets, you can't go wrong partying here.

Food&Drinks Thumb badge 01 cafe Moema's

A family-run buffet and bakery with quality-food and award-winning muffins.

Nightlife Thumb badge 03 rooftop bar Living Room

Hammocks, a vertical garden, a view over the roofs of Jozi and sundowner sessions every Sunday.

Shops Thumb main01 pop up shop "The Collective is about all things beautiful"

Catherine Corry on fashion, travelling from Fourways and reasons to visit her new event.

Nightlife Thumb badge 2 bar Great Dane

Home to a mass of Jo’burg hipsters, the best court yard and the most delicious hot-dogs in Braamfontein.

Food&Drinks Thumb badge cafe Melissa’s

A corner restaurant on a busy road makes a strategic position for wining&crowd watching.