Product photography for Aromatic Apothecary

Product photography for Aromatic Apothecary

Posted on Jul 24, 2013

Last week The Brand Boutique was lucky enough to coordinate the product photo shoot for Aromatic Apothecary and their very special range of aromatherapy products. Since taking over their PR portfolio, and itching to get more professional product photography done,  the lovely Doryce, co-founder of the brand, decided to take the plunge and redo all ...

The Al Bairre Overhaul – Logo, press kit and styling

The Al Bairre Overhaul – Logo, press kit and styling

Posted on May 14, 2013

The Brand Boutique has been working closely with client Al Bairre, one of Cape Town’s hottest upcoming symphonic indie rock bands. Having recently celebrated their first birthday, the band has had a stellar year, complete with a few high profile festival performances under their belt. Their debut at Synergy, Splashy Fen, The Flamjangled Tea Party ...

Google ads vs Google organic

Google ads vs Google organic

Posted on Apr 26, 2013

It’s the eternal debate – Google ads vs Google organic. Just comparing words like ad and organic, the latter definitely has a better rep. It conjures up images of fresh lettuce, pure and untainted. And in a Google sense, untainted and pure are just as apt. The word Ad conjures up thoughts of unimaginative sales ...

Companies and People We Love

Companies and People We Love

Posted on Apr 24, 2013

At The Brand Boutique, we love to keep up with marketing, PR and digital trends, as well as new information and happenings in the marketing world.  And we also associate ourselves with great suppliers that partner with us to boost our clients business. These associations help us to be the best we can be in ...

The Brand Boutique is a new member of Xtraordinary Women

The Brand Boutique is a new member of Xtraordinary Women

Posted on Apr 23, 2013

The Brand Boutique became a member of Xtraordinary Women Network at the end of 2012 (because we like to think we are Extraordinary!), and it has been a great journey. With so many like-minded entrepreneurs belonging to this network, all following their dreams and passion, this platform has allowed me to connect with so many ...

Social Media Sizing Cheat Sheet? Yes Please!

Social Media Sizing Cheat Sheet? Yes Please!

Posted on Apr 22, 2013

Being marketing and PR consultants, we build and manage many of our clients online social media profiles. So we’re constantly resizing images across many different platforms, like Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest. But it’s tricky keeping track of all the image size parameters, and I’m not sure about you, but I’m a bit over Googling Facebook ...

The Brand Boutique launches Symphonic Indie Rock Band Al Bairre

The Brand Boutique launches Symphonic Indie Rock Band Al Bairre

Posted on Nov 16, 2012

Al Bairre, Cape Town’s latest Symphonic Indie Rock sensation, only ten months after launching have already confirmed their first tour to Joburg, with The Brand Boutique handling the bands publicity. Since taking to stages across the greater Cape region in 2012, Al Bairre has played numerous successful shows alongside great acts and at the end ...

The Brand Boutique to manage PR & media exposure for Softclox SA

The Brand Boutique to manage PR & media exposure for Softclox SA

Posted on Oct 18, 2012

The Brand Boutique is excited to be partnering with Softclox SA to manage their PR and media exposure.  Softclox is a shoe brand originating from Germany that has taken Europe and London by storm. It is the first clog with the ‘WOW’ effect that has been transformed into a fashionable and trendy wardrobe staple for fashion conscious ...

Arabella Caccia’s “Being” goes on auction for charity

Arabella Caccia’s “Being” goes on auction for charity

Posted on Sep 3, 2012

The Brand Boutique coordinated one of Arabella Caccia’s paintings “Being” from her latest collection of the same name, to be auctioned off as one of the main items at the 2012 Cape Town JDI ball held on Saturday 25 August at Kelvin Grove. The event raised R175,000 in aid of the South Africa Education and ...

Smileys At Home featured in August 2012 House And Leisure

Smileys At Home featured in August 2012 House And Leisure

Posted on Aug 7, 2012

The Brand Boutique secured a write up for Smileys At Home in the August 2012 issue of House and Leisure. The lighting feature focussed on chandeliers and featured some of Smileys At Home’s beautiful traditional and contemporary chandeliers, together with a Q&A session with Alon Smily, Managing Director of Smileys At Home, the go-to place ...