Hosted by Zulu "Dash" Mkhathini, the 28th July was not just another Sunday at Rockets. It was a night of true Italian luxury branded by the iconic Aeronautica Militare.
ROCKETS ON SUNDAY WITH AERONAUTICA MILITARE
Rockets on Sunday with Aeronautica Militare started at Rockets Man in Sandton where VIP guests were treated to inch-perfect haircuts. As they sipped on Moët, they enjoyed live DJ Don Design playing trendy beats while Zulu kept guests entertained with his lively personality.
On Thursday the 23rd of May, a live DJ and free drinks landed at Sandton City's Protea Court to see one clothing store in particular ascend to new heights. With 20% taken off everything, that meant only one thing; Low prices for the high-flyers at the Aeronautica Militare VIP Night.
Low Prices for the High-Flyers at the Aeronautica Militare VIP Night
The night was chaotic yet controlled as loyal customers and passers-by alike got their hands on their best-looking Aeronautica Militare pieces.
The gin was tonic'd and the DJ was live. A framed poster at the door read, "20% Off".
On the 11th of April, the all-new La Martina Winter collection was hotter than it had ever been. With drinks in hand and discounts in mind, guests came to collect on what proved to be a Thursday night like no other at the La Martina VIP Night.
A Thursday Night Like No Other at the La Martina VIP Night
At the heart of the Nelson Mandela Square, the La Martina store pulsed non-stop...
Set against the breathtaking backdrop of the Paarl-Franschhoek mountains, the Veuve Clicquot Masters Polo 2019 was a day of prestige, high fashion, and the thrill of the sport.
In their best polo chic, more than 2500 guests descended upon a yellow-painted Val de Vie estate, enjoying chilled champagne and choclatey canapes as they socialised in luxury.
Prestige, High Fashion, and the Thrill of the Sport
The VIP guest list saw the likes of international...
The latest brand GERi Boutique has brought exclusively to South Africa is the smart casual luxury line Paul & Shark.
Synonymous with Italian elegance and style, the Paul & Shark Summer 2019 collection rediscovers and redefines the shark, the iconic symbol of the brand. Each creation blends tailoring, active wear, haute couture and sport. Varying from the soft touch fabrics to the elastic cotton, everything is designed to push the limits of Italian tradition towards new technological frontiers. All garments are made in Italy unprecedented attention to detail, craftsmanship...
Brand new in South Africa and exclusive to GERi Boutique is premium Italian shoemaker Voile Blanche.
Voile Blanche sneakers express a light and naturally fluid style based on the harmony of lines and colours. Shapes are enhanced by innovative processing techniques and high-performing materials.
The spirit of Voile Blanche is to be inspired by people, while respecting personal styles and attitudes. The designs are ultra-light mixtures of nylon canvas and authentic leather, telling of an endless journey to discover details and...
Purpose, Pink and Polo
For the ninth consecutive year, Cintron Pink Polo presented by Vodacom, lived up to its reputation as a world-class event with great purpose and La Martina took part this year. Nature was in on the game, and at a spectacular day out in the Winelands in perfect weather conditions, the highly commended Polo with a Purpose pursuit took place on South Africa’s top residential estate – Val de Vie Estate.
In a riveting 14-goal polo match, team Cintron were victorious under the leadership of Leroux Hendriks against team Vodacom who presented their best effort; the end result was...
Geri Boutiques is proud to announce a partnership with Aeronautica Militare and Cape Town City FC
Cape Town City FC debuted their Aeronautica Militare leisure kit at the MTN 8 Final hosted at the Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban on Saturday, 29 September 2018.
Cape Town City FC is a football club based in Cape Town, South Africa, that plays in the Premier Soccer League (PSL).
Aeronautica Militare is one of the most famous Italian fashion sportswear brands. It was created 13 years ago by a special agreement between the Italian Air Force and Cristiano di Thiene SpA. Aeronautica Militare tells an...
Introducing the La Martina Spring Summer '18 Collection
The La Martina Spring Summer '18 collection shows how the brand is eager to talk to a new younger customer. The collection and product offering is moving towards this direction, speaking a much more contemporary language. The polo tournaments and the sport itself are no longer the only references anymore, but dating back a few seasons, the focus has shifted to the customer who enjoys playing and being a spectator of polo, travelling and lives the lifestyle that goes with the game of polo.
The collection has evolved from season to season and...
We are proud to announce the opening of our La Martina store at Val de Vie Estate
Surrounded by three awe-inspiring mountain ranges, Val de Vie Estate falls within the Paarl-Franschhoek Valley, where historic farms and the natural splendour of the Cape Floral Kingdom beckon visitors from across the globe, the perfect location for our new La Martina store.
Dating back to 1783, Val de Vie Estate is rich in history and forms part of a larger World Heritage Site. Its many appealing characteristics include elegant housing, expansive lakes, vineyards, lush polo fields, farms and beautifully landscaped gardens.
Modeled on French Provençal...
Glamour With Personality
The new AERONAUTICA MILITARE Spring Summer 2018 Women’s Collection is a journey into modern and chic sportswear that reinterprets and conceptually combines the two military and sporty essences of the collection. An easy-to-wear collection with minimal lines and cuts, the garments are made with natural materials such as cotton and silks, which is a versatile and interesting starting point for customized looks.
The Military Collection – Features classic and versatile clothes, evergreens such as cargo trousers, blazers, shirts and dresses that never go out of fashion. The main shades of the new collection include army green and navy...
Nurturing A Dream
At the 92nd edition of Pitti Immagine Uomo, Aeronautica Militare presented its new Spring Summer 2018 Men's Collection, designed and made for all the men who want to be ingenious and love style. Aeronautica Militare’s garments have strength, character and empathy, which are distinguishing marks of those who know who they are, where they come from and, of course, where they want to go.
The collection is divided into three lines: Urban - Action – Up
Urban Collection – This collection is made up of asy-to-wear garments for everyday life that combine comfort, convenience but also style and elegance....
Johannesburg - The ‘not to be missed’ Cell C Inanda Africa Cup Polo Tournament set within Johannesburg’s winter social and sporting calendar took place on Sunday, 26 August 2018 at the iconic Inanda Club, Sandton.
Polo enthusiasts, business elites, and some of Africa’s A-list celebrities, dressed in their own rendition of “Africa Beats”, witnessed exceptional horsemanship portrayed by African Polo Teams in a clash for the championship title.
This year’s tournament featured 8 teams participating in over 12 high octane games over 3 days of bumper-to bumper action. As anticipated, the fiesta provided a perfect platform for the best of African...
One lucky Geri Boutiques client won big with TW Steel.
Congratulations to Sepadi who won a one-of-a-kind exclusive timepiece from TW Steel.
During the month of June 2018, clients who made their purchases at any of our Geri Boutiques were offered the opportunity to enter into the TW Steel watch competition. A draw was conducted in early July 2018 and Sepadi came out as the lucky winner.
Thank you to everyone who entered and for the continuous support of our stores and much-loved brands. Stay tuned to our Website, as well as our Instagram and Facebook pages for exciting news, competitions and...
Napapijri: Introducing the Napapijri Tribe
Napapijri throwback athleisure wear, over-sized silhouettes & unisex looks.
This Napapijri genderless collection features over-sized fits with 90s inspired monochromatic styles. The athleisure range includes sport-inspired jackets, bum bags, over-sized sweatshirts, t-shirts and shorts with the colour-block boxed logo.
Easily put together an effortless look using the following staples:
SIMBAI Short-Sleeve T-Shirt
This on-trend '90s-inspired over-sized short sleeve crew-neck T-shirt with the cool colour-block boxed logo on the chest will always be your throwback go-to.
Create athletic street style-inspired monochrome outfits with these stylishly comfy sweatpants with cool colour-block boxed logo, perfect for colder weather.
XACUS GINGHAM SHIRT: Your Office Wear Must-Have
Whether you’re a young executive or a well-established professional, the gingham check shirt is an essential wardrobe staple.
This check style has made a powerful return to fashion in the last few years. And the reason it has been so successful? Its versatility.
The French call it “Vichy”, after the town where it was first created: a series of small and usually coloured squares on a white background. The size of the squares usually decides the use: larger squares are more for casual, friendly-style looks, while the smaller squares can create an almost solid colour...
The Veuve Clicquot Masters Polo 2018 Round-up
A-listers, the beautiful Cape Town weather and one of the most prestigious equestrian estates in the world set the mood for what was a lovely social outing in March.
The Veuve Clicquot Masters Polo 2018, hosted at the exquisite Val de Vie Equestrian Estate, is a highlight of the South African polo season, drawing fashion and equestrian lovers to Paarl, in Cape Town. The social event, now in its 8th year, was well attended by both international and local celebrities, all dressed in their designer best. The gorgeous and ever so stylish Nomzamo Mbatha returned...
Take Flight with Aeronautica & The Glenlivet feat. Euphonik
GERI Boutiques, Cubaña Fourways and The Glenlivet are proud to present the First Official Aeronatica Militare event in SA, taking off on the 15th of March.
Join us and experience luxury living, the Aeronautica Militare way. We are in the capable hands of Euphonik DJ handling business on the decks. Receive a custom Aeronautica gift hamper with every bottle of The Glenlivet purchased on the night. We will also be giving away a limited quantity of Aeronautica gifts to attendees.
This is not a night to be missed. View our Aeronautica Militare collections here.
15th March 2018, from...
The Veuve Clicquot Masters Polo 2018
Val de Vie is surrounded by the mountains and vineyards of Paarl-Franschhoek valley, and is one of the most esteemed polo estates in the world.
The lush grounds will play host to one of the most influential polo events of the year, the Veuve Clicquot Masters Polo 2018. The Veuve Clicquot Masters Polo Cape Town has successfully integrated itself as one of the country’s most distinguished events and is proudly found amongst the Veuve Clicquot’s international polo calendar, so it is sure to not to be missed.
This A-list affair is one of the highlights of...
The Sun Met, January 27 2018 - What to Expect and how you should dress
2018 Kicked off the Year with the L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate (LQP) which displayed an extravagant two-day affair with some of South Africa’s finest celebrities and high rollers.
Coming up this weekend is The Sun Met which is an event that is known for not only its opulence but also the fantastic vibe and people who attend. The Sun Met event will be providing world class entertainment and premium hospitality to those attending. The event will feature an impressive entertainment line-up which includes, Sketchy Bongo featuring Kyle...
ADV CAMPAIGN - SPRING SUMMER 2018
A NEW NEOREALISM
PAL ZILERI SANDTON CITY Shop U39 – UPPER LEVEL A CINEMATIC TOUCH INSPIRED BY NEOREALISM: THE ADVERTISING CAMPAIGN SPRING SUMMER 2018 OFFERS A FIRST TASTE OF THE NEW AESTHETIC THAT BEARS THE SIGNATURE OF CREATIVE DIRECTOR ROCCO IANNONE. IN FRONT OF THE CAMERA THE PROTAGONISTS OF THE SEASON: THE PERSON AND THE PRODUCT. POETIC AND ENGAGING SHOTS, IN COLOR AND IN BLACK AND WHITE, IN AN ALTERNATION OF EXPRESSIVE CLOSE-UPS COMBINED WITH WHOLE FIGURES. THE RELAXED AND NATURAL ELEGANCE OF THE WHOLE IS CELEBRATED BY THE LANDSCAPE THAT IS THE BACKGROUND, A DESOLATE BEACH IN SOUTHERN...
New Hyde Park Corner GERI Boutique store now open!
At Hyde Park Corner, you'll enjoy sophisticated shopping and socialising in consummate style and great company. Boasting over 500 of the world's foremost international brands and 130 iconic speciality stores, Hyde Park Corner is not just packed with fashionably famous names, but enjoys an established reputation as Africa's centre of luxury. You can visit our new store at the Corner of Jan Smuts & William Nicol Shop MM50, The Hyde Park Corner South Africa. View our new Hyde Park Corner details here.
SOPHISTICATED SHOPPING AND SOCIABILITY COME STANDARD
Perfectly positioned in the heart of Johannesburg's affluent...
GQ STYLE MAGAZINE | Featuring Aeronautica Militare
GERI Boutiques Proudly featuring the Aeronautica Militare GERI and LAB Collection in the latest GQ Style Magazine
5 Military inspired menswear items to invest in this winter
July 26, 2017
Photographs by: Teri Robberts
In the list of trends that never go out of fashion, it’s military, mainly because you can easily translate it into the everyday lifestyle of any man. With that said, here’s everything you need, sartorially speaking, to make a man out of you.
What it is
Here we have a padded nylon bomber with faux-fur collar, a maglia fitted cotton pullover with patched elbows, Anti-G trousers with six...
CELL C Inanda Africa Cup '17 - Kwela Tebza
THE SPORT OF KINGS
The Story of African Polo stems from a love of the history and traditions of the ancient sport of polo and a recognition that the (international language of the horse' can bridge cultures, bringing people together on a global scale.
THE TOURNAMENT PROFILE
THE MATCH - A fiercely competitive knock-out tournament featuring world-class African teams and players.
LONGEVITY - A combination of sporting prowess, glamour, entertainment and elegance
MEDIA REACH - An unprecedented growth in PR & Marketing value over the years
DATE - Trophy Presentation on Sunday, 20 August 2017
VENUE - lnanda Club, Sandton - Africa's richest square-mile
AUDIENCE - A 3500+, LSM...
3 Quick tips to suit up for the office and success
When it comes to the office place, one key rule of thumb, is that suiting up for your current or desired position and working environment offers a multitude of benefits.
Authority, integrity, trust and your professional abilities are observed, judged and estimated by the way one present themselves.
This concept can easily be identified in fields where trust and professionalism is a core aspect of engaging with clients and business partners. Financial industries may require clients to invest not only their time and money, but their trust. A company CEO will...
NAPAPIRJI THERE IS ALWAYS A WAY OF TURNING OUR EVERYDAY LIFE INTO A DISCOVERY
BECAUSE WHEREVER WE GO, THERE IS ALWAYS A JOURNEY.
The first week of February, Napapijri launched the Spring/Summer 2017 global campaign.
For this season, Napapijri further explores “There Is Always a Journey”which was launched during Fall Winter 2016. Representing a global mindset through the intersection of boundaries, culture, nature and art, the campaign brings nature in a urban context and enables self-expression of individuals that see the world with a thoughtful mind and an artful touch.
“There Is Always a Journey” brings to life the Spring Summer 2017 product portfolio by portraying city and nature in an authentic...
VODACOM DURBAN JULY -WHAT TO WEAR
The die is cast and the 18 top thoroughbreds to contest Africa’s Greatest Horseracing Event, the R4.25-million, Grade 1 Vodacom Durban July over 2 200m at Greyville on July 1, have been announced.
With two reserve runners, the final field together with jockeys and barrier draws was revealed at a special function at Greyville today and considering the recent July Log standings, there were no real surprises although the odd eyebrow might have been raised.
But it was the draw that threw the cat among the pigeons with second favourite Al Sahem drawing the plum gate...
Premium Boutiques | Top Retail Centers
We understand that convenience and accessibility is an important factor for any shopping experience.
Because of this, Geri Boutiques and our mono brand boutique stores have been located in the top shopping centers in Johannesburg and Cape Town. Each shopping center provides secure parking and a vast variety of accessible features to provide our clients with a one stop destination for all their needs. Easily get directions to your nearest store here.
Nelson Mandela Square, Sandton
A towering sculpture of South Africa's favorite son holds court over Nelson Mandela Square. One of the largest open public spaces...
Luxury Goods. Counterfeit. The Visible. The Invisible.
From research into the consumer perspective on purchasing luxury items there are multiple dimensions of emotion which affect the luxury consumer.
The broader market is motivated by emotions evoked by enhancing perceptions of the self through luxury products.
Wealthier luxury market consumers are motivated by emotions associated with a brand’s core reason for being, perceived in terms of authenticity and timelessness. All of these dimensions create perceptions of luxury in the mind of the consumer.
Sadly, Africa and more importantly, South Africa has become a prime target for counterfeit luxury goods dumping. The highly visible influx...