Learning my lesson after terrifying the locals with my skirt blowing hither and thither, I donned trousers and shorts. In the days leading up to The Big Day, we relaxed by day and dined by night.
One night we had dinner at a superb restaurant, Kitima,
I wore the New Look coated skinny jeans that I love so much (and are reduced!) I am hunting them down in other colours, a cobalt blue Zara top, the sparkly Zara necklace that you also often see, and my old, beloved Nine West heels.
The next night we had a cocktail party at the Nova Constantia guest house, where we were staying. The guest house was so luxe, and the owners / manager were so accommodating that I really recommend you stay there if you are going to Cape Town.
By the pool – ooooh yes!
I wore a cream Zara tuxedo jacket (old), a fuschia ruffled cami from Forever 21 (fab charity shop find), the black New Look coated skinnies, silver strappy heels from a Spanish brand in Marylebone (I forget which one, but they are old, anyway) and I carried the divinely printed Beta scarf I recently bought