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sugarcakes1
Interviews

The story of Sugar Cakes

Spending the morning with Linda Knop changed my life

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byronartboy4
Interviews

Who is Byron Eksteen?

Some call him dark, others call him an abstract realist

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granddaddy1
Best of CT

10 top spots to get sexy in Cape Town

The sexy, romantic and delightfully naughty city you thought we'd never dare expose

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hiphopkop1
Interviews

Talking Hip Hop Kop with Deon Maas

'Afrikaans hip hop artists really have a way with the words they use to describe their experiences'

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lobbybooks1
Cape Confidential

Lobbying to be More Than Just a Book Shop

Ordinary people listening and participating

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office2
Interviews

How to Make the Most of Your Workplace

'Investing in individual growth improves the mindset, behaviour and motivations of your staff' says Cape Town-based work psychologist Justine Jackson-Fraser

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apartheidpolice1
Cape Confidential

A Chronological History of Apartheid

Beyond this hill lies another and another. The journey is never complete.

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sangoma2
What's the deal with...?

...Sangomas?

South African traditional healers under the moral microscope

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sanell7
Interviews

'I don’t limit myself,' says Sanell Aggenbach

Sanell Aggenbach is a painter who used to teach print making and likes to play with sculptures

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stefbos2
Interviews

When Cape Town captured the heart of Stef Bos

Stef Bos tells us about his relationship with Mother City and the Afrikaans language

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ram1
Interviews

"If there is open water we will find it," says Ram Barkai

Catching up with a Guinness World Record Open Water Swimmer

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chefsam4
Interviews

A Day Out with Chef Sam

Passion. Flavour. Love

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muaythai2
Interviews

Training Tips from our Chat with a World-class Fighter

Muaythai is more of a beautiful spectacle than a brawl, says contender Guy Lazarus

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tuneraider3
Interviews

DJ Tune Raider: My Cape Town

Top female psychedelic trance DJ Tune Raider shares her favourite things about Cape Town

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mikelove1
Interviews

Surfin’ SA with Mike Love and the Beach Boys

The Beach Boys are all set to perform in Cape Town, says current lead singer Mike Love

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Palaceofthewinds2
Interviews

Ajsa Samia: My Cape Town

International Folk, Gypsy and Belly Dancer Ajsa Samia talks about her life in Cape Town

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gerry4
Interviews

Do you Know What You're Actually Drinking?

Highland Park's Gerry Tosh shares the 'rather quaint'  intricacies of Scotch whisky with Cape Town

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glenmorangie1
Interviews

Women and Whisky. Why Not?

Glenmorangie's Karen Fullerton talks about her dream job in the whisky industry

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CMH2
Interviews

Challenging Misconceptions of Mental Health in Cape Town

Overcoming the stigma is more daunting than coping with the illness itself, says Rene Minnies of Cape Mental Health

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duranduran2
Interviews

His Name is Roger and He Dances on the Sand

Talking Duran Duran and 80's Glam with drummer Roger Taylor

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gunrun6
Cape Confidential

A Great Reason to Run in Cape Town

Tackling the Gun Run Half Marathon in Cape Town is a runners high

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Zip Zap6
Interviews

Kahn Morbee at the Zip Zap Circus Charity Event

How on earth did the Parlotones go from their parent's garage to intergalactic rock success?

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Jeff Dunham 2
Interviews

Five Minutes of Friendship

Jeff Dunham's already spilling the beans about his plans to smuggle a certain terrorist over the South African border

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Bashew's Soft Drink
Cape Confidential

Taste a lifetime of good Memories

Bashews celebrates their 40th anniversary

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dutchman4
Interviews

Peekaboo! The Flying Dutchman is drawing you

When it comes to quality art and illustration, The Flying Dutchman draws a line. And another. And then leaps over them.

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reasons we love cape town
Best of CT

Top Reasons To Love The Weather In Cape Town

Not sure why you love Cape Town? Here's a few reasons why we do.

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Sweetheart 4
Interviews

What is it, sweetheart?

Philosophical ponderings in the shadow of District 9 won't do; African  film must needs redesign the  future and the feature if it to have a hold on the present.  Be Phat Motel has volunteered, and will not go gently into that dark night...

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Model Sarah
Interviews

(Super)model Sarah Chuot commands attention

It was impossible to miss supermodel in the making, Sarah Chuot, at Cape Town Fashion Week 2010

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Creative Week 5
Features

Think art is for the birds? Think Creative Week

New: co-design Cape Town by fluffing your feathers before the Loeries in a week-long showcase of local creativity.

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Faith 47
Interviews

Scaffolding and canvassing

Street and studio artist, Faith47, is not just another brick in the wall

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visavie1
Interviews

Face to face with Visa/Vie

Anna is French. She 's been caught working illegally in Cape Town and has only 48 hours to find a husband or leave the country.

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freeman7
Interviews

My 68th Minute with Morgan Freeman

A visit to Khayelitsha with Morgan Freeman on Nelson Mandela Day 

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Book Launch
Cape Confidential

Inside the Cape Town Carnival

It’s all about ghoema, the beating heart of Carnival

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dalla cia
Interviews

Giorgio Dalla Cia: My Cape Town

Winemaker Giorgio Dalla Cia shares his love for Cape Town, the good life and antiques

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Interviews

Freshlyground talks about Shakira, soccer and success

Some insight into the World Cup anthem ‘Waka Waka’, an international tour and Radio Africa

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Mix n Blend 3
Interviews

Mix N Blend - creative DJs are mixing it up down south

Mix N Blend’s banging DJ beats and eclectic music samples put the party into good, clean fun.

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Merseystate 4
Interviews

Can you say, say, say Merseystate?

Somewhere between the Mother City and the Mersey river lies a melodic pop/rock act determined to DIY

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Trevor Jones 3
Interviews

Trevor Jones and the first fully local soundtrack

Big name producer/composer Trevor Jones lends his ear (and his status) to the Cape Town music industry as he conceives, records and mixes the first fully local symphonic film soundtrack in the Mother City. 

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Nelson Mandela Release
What's the deal with...?

...Ubuntu?

The word "Ubuntu’’ gets thrown around a lot, but what does it actually mean?

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Chilli Poppers 2
Best of CT

10 top chilli poppers in Cape Town

Jalapeno’s stuffed with cheese, wrapped in pastry and then deep fried - makes for a taste explosion

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vesperados5
Cape Confidential

Vesparados – Cape Town’s Scooter Gang

"We are the coolest" and not the "old men with beards"

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Lisa World Cup
Cape Confidential

Living and Loving the World Cup Louder in Cape Town

So far, I’ve been having an Ayoba! time and I’m itching to tell you about it

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Boulder Beach
Best of CT

10 top things to do in Cape Town

A selection of the best things to do in Cape Town and the surrounds

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Afrika Voetbal 3
Cape Confidential

History of Soccer In South Africa

We’ve loved the beautiful game of football forever, so how come not everyone knows that?

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Soccer Street Survey 1
Cape Confidential

What do our World Cup Guests Think of Cape Town?

'Oh, I think I went to Table Mountain…'

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Chiekh lo 1
Interviews

Cheikh Lo and Simphiwe Dana in a quick interview

Two of African music's most finely chiselled faces talk about the universal language of music

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Aaron Mokoena 1
Interviews

Bafana Bafana captain enters the record books

Interview with the record breaking Bafana Bafana captain ahead of the 2010 World Cup 

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Cape Town Airport
Cape Confidential

Becoming a Capetonian

How I relocated from snowy England to sunny Cape Town

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100 Days
What's the deal with...?

...Diski Dancing?

Wondering about the World Cup Waltz? We investigate the 2010 soccer dance

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Dean Fuel
Interviews

DJ Dean FUEL: My Cape Town

The DJ at the heart of South African nightlife talks about sex, tequila and parties in Cape Town

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Roast & Co are taking the dirty work out of Christmas lunch with their ...

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Jugs of Jack Black lager included

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Romantic sunset cruises, party boats or dinner on the water with loads of room ...

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A relaxed four-course meal, live music and dancing under the umbrellas in ...

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All-new DIY gin bar, PLUS: double your wine every Wednesday

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Be one of the first to taste two all-new wines by Vergenoegd Löw at a ...

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Brace your elfs...

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Come watch Arthur Christmas with the kids this Sunday, plus: Night at the ...

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All-new DIY gin bar, PLUS: double your wine every Wednesday

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Share the experience at Cape Town Comedy Club in the Waterfront’s Pumphouse every ...

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Champagne, mussels and some live music is all you need at this seafood restaurant

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Two Hours of 2-For-1 Drink Specials with Happy Hour At La Parada

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Simplified skin health for less in store this holiday season

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Free entry to this market brimming with delicious food and good quality, well-priced ...

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Learn to SUP for less thanks to High Five Kitesurf school

Summer Glice Rink Mini Neon Pop-up Summer Ice Skating ...

You read that right, kids can go ice skating in summer

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Three days of gin pairings, massages and pool parties on a private guest farm in ...

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Kick back, sip wine and relax with a country movie screening experience

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Great films, fabulous scenery, delicious food and cosy seats – look forward to a night ...

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Some of South Africa’s most established stage performers take to the stage in this ...

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Haskell Vineyards offers patrons a delicious meal and glass of wine at a discounted price

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Celebrate with a VIP Stellenbosch and Winelands helicopter ride and lunch experience – ...

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Whales, dolphins, penguins, cape fur seals and mola mola (sunfish), an awesome boat trip ...

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A talented 10-piece cast impersonates music legends to perfection

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Wednesdays only: Gorgeous vintage cocktail dresses to realistic historical costumes for ...

Roast and Co Daily: Two Hours of 2-For-1 Specials at ...

Plus: Half-price on all “To Share” plates – see what’s on the menu here

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Here’s your chance to sip Corona on the Sunset Deck in shorts and slops (while the kids ...

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Loved by locals, House of H now does delicious new lunch specials – from boerie rolls ...

KewpieAn Inspiring Message of Diversity and ...

The vibrant diversity of District Six comes alive with an exhibition about a famously ...

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Made fresh right in front of you, with your choice of sauces and toppings – this is one ...

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Make your dinner worthwhile with this new set menu from Coco Safar

Jack Black Burger Winter SpecialGet Two Burgers for the Price of One ...

Grab your growler and bring a friend for burgers and beer at the Diep River taproom

Cape Culinary Tours Valentine's Day InclusionTake a Bite into History with Cape Town ...

Learn about Cape Town’s past while savouring local cuisine with these informative ...

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Discover South Africa through its flavours and traditions at a family-table event ...

Cartel House CoffeeSave on Co-Work Desk on Wednesdays And ...

Secure your desk at this excellent co-working space provider in Cape Town on Wednesdays ...

Arcade Cafe 2Celebrate Hump Day With 2-for-1 Burgers ...

What’s better than one burger? Two burgers. Arcade Cafe in Bree Street has exactly what ...

Just Like Papa 1Just Like Papa: The Ultimate Place to ...

Finally, there’s a place in Cape Town where you can get exceptional home, camping, ...

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Head to this classy restaurant and tapas bar in the Cape Quarter for a winter wine ...

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Le Bonheur Reptiles and Adventures offers patrons a 20% discount when they stay at this ...

Ubuntu Climbs 365 3How Many Hikes Up Table Mountain Does ...

A hike a day gets the funds raised. This guy is hiking Table Mountain every single day of ...

Beluga Images 22-for-1 Whisky Wednesdays at Beluga

Your midweek escape just got a whole lot better with the 2-for-1 Wednesday special at ...

Cherry Picking Ceres Klondyke Farm 3Cherry On Top: Klondyke Kicks Off ...

Pick your cherries and eat them too at this family-friendly cherry farm in Ceres

Canal Walk Ice Slide World 6Cool For The Summer At Canal Walk’s ...

A world of frozen fun this festive season

Vergenoegd_duckrun1Cheer On The Ducks At Vergenoegd Löw

Bring the kids along to experience the Duck Parade

Sotano Lamb Burger SpecialBest Burger Special at Sotano every ...

Tuck into two lamb burgers and fries for the price of one every Wednesday

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Celebrate the midweek mark with discounted cocktails, 2-for-1 local craft beers and ...

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Venue in Woodstock, the line-up and your tickets here, plus: 3 vids to get you in the mood

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What most people ask about sunscreen, hay fever, runny tummy, malaria meds and ...

LaParada20Two Hours of 2-For-1 Drink Specials ...

Two Hours of 2-For-1 Drink Specials with Happy Hour At La Parada

Santa's Village V&A WaterfrontV&A Waterfront Opens Santa’s Village ...

Flying in from the North Pole, Santa will be in Cape Town to see if kids have been ...

Panasonic_Siya_360% Off On Electronics at NEW Panasonic ...

Do your Christmas shopping at the all-new Panasonic pop-up store at Panasonic House in ...

Botane Skin Actives New Images 2Get 20% Off BOTANē Skin Actives ...

Simplified skin health for less in store this holiday season

pinelands_marketGet Festive At Pinelands Craft & Gift ...

Free entry to this market brimming with delicious food and good quality, well-priced ...

Summer Glice Rink Mini Neon Pop-up Summer Ice Skating ...

You read that right, kids can go ice skating in summer

Rotterdam_KwetuSafariPicnic2Farm Stay Special: Free Sunset Safari ...

Idyllic Swellendam farm accommodation with a special game drive and picnic amongst the ...

Galilieo_RupertSaturday Nights at The Galileo Open Air ...

Kick back, sip wine and relax with a country movie screening experience

Galileo_picThe Galileo Open Air Cinema Movie ...

Get your dose of classics, dramas, action movies and more at these outdoor summertime ...

Langarm The Fugard Theatre 5Award-winning David Kramer Brings ...

Some of South Africa’s most established stage performers take to the stage in this ...

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Up close with wild Cape fur seals in small, intimate excursions that are super special, ...

legends_live_in_concertCelebrate The Music Legends All On One ...

A talented 10-piece cast impersonates music legends to perfection

Roast and Co Daily: Two Hours of 2-For-1 Specials at ...

Plus: Half-price on all “To Share” plates – see what’s on the menu here

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All-new whiskey-Corona mixes, Corona mojitos for after-work drinks during two-hour ...

High FiveA 3-for-2 Kitesurfing Special For ...

High Five’s camps and clinics mean you get tips from kitesurfing pros

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Make it worthwhile with luxury set menu lunches from Coco Safar

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And then finish it off with a colossal (and totally Instagrammable) Lindt brownie, ...

KewpieAn Inspiring Message of Diversity and ...

The vibrant diversity of District Six comes alive with an exhibition about a famously ...

hint-hunt-murder-mystery-1Corporate Team Building with HintHunt

Get the staff bonding with this exhilarating live group escape game in Cape Town

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What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas. What happens in Cape Town gets told to your mom, ...

Jack Black 12Alternating Jazz and Quiz Nights at ...

Live tunes or pub quiz? Take your pick of Thursdays at the brewery taproom in Diep River

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Learn about Cape Town’s past while savouring local cuisine with these informative ...

Leopard's Leap Harvest Table 1Savour the Lekker in What's Local at ...

Discover South Africa through its flavours and traditions at a family-table event ...

Just Like Papa 1Just Like Papa: The Ultimate Place to ...

Finally, there’s a place in Cape Town where you can get exceptional home, camping, ...

Le Bonheur 12Get a 20% Discount on Accommodation at ...

Le Bonheur Reptiles and Adventures offers patrons a 20% discount when they stay at this ...

African RelishGet Hands-On With Local Fresh Produce ...

Leave it up to African Relish to create the perfect food-centred weekend getaway

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Live beats, a delicious burger and a Budweiser at Cape Town’s favourite rock ‘n roll ...

Ubuntu Climbs 365 3How Many Hikes Up Table Mountain Does ...

A hike a day gets the funds raised. This guy is hiking Table Mountain every single day of ...

Cherry Picking Ceres Klondyke Farm 3Cherry On Top: Klondyke Kicks Off ...

Pick your cherries and eat them too at this family-friendly cherry farm in Ceres

Canal Walk Ice Slide World 6Cool For The Summer At Canal Walk’s ...

A world of frozen fun this festive season

Vergenoegd_duckrun1Cheer On The Ducks At Vergenoegd Löw

Bring the kids along to experience the Duck Parade

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The Big Christmas Gift Guide: Quirky, Sexy, Cool Gift Ideas + Special Reader Offers

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