General News

New Prestwich Showroom – Celebrate At Our Shopping & Champagne Event!

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We’re well into 2016 now (can you believe its already mid-March?? Time really flies by!) and we’ve been working hard at getting our new Prestwich HQ retail showroom ready for you! It’s not 100% complete but we’re allllmost there! In the meantime you can now collect your orders from Woodstock in Cape Town (hooray!) Prestwich HQ is based in Mason’s Press, and is a retail showroom rather than a shopfront retail space but all the same you can visit and purchase…

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Prestwich Picks

Show Some Love This Valentine’s Day

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Valentine’s Day isn’t just a holiday for lovers, its a day to tell the important people in your life how much they mean to you. Use V-Day as an excuse to tell your lover, bestie, mom, or anyone you wish how much you care! Every year since I was a little girl my mom would give me a small Valentine’s Day gift (usually a heart chocolate) and it was always such a sweet gesture that I now enjoy using the day…

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Food Fun

Summer Thyme: Champagne Jelly

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For the final segment of our Summer Thyme series with Michelle Parkin Photography, we whipped up an awesome celebratory dessert for the festive season! This is so simple to make yet so impressive! Champagne, Ginger Ale and Thyme Jelly What you’ll need: Mixing bowl Measuring cups Measuring spoons Champagne glasses Teaspoons Ingredients: Fresh Thyme 1 tbsp agar agar Champagne glasses/vessels 300ml sparkling wine 325ml ginger ale Edible gold glitter Bring 2 1/2 cups of cold champagne (or a mixture of champagne and…

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General News

Happy Holidays!

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Happy holidays to all our special friends and customers! What an incredible 2015 it has been! THANK YOU! Since opening our (virtual) doors in September it has been the most wonderful ride all thanks to you and your incredible support of Prestwich Collection. We have even more exciting plans for 2016 and are excited to announce of first big piece of news right here! BIG NEWS FOR CAPE TOWN We’re moving into a beautiful new retail showroom space in Cape…

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Food Fun

Summer Thyme: Grilled Lemon & Thyme Chicken on Herbed Quinoa

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Summer is in full swing, Christmas & New Year is around the corner, and everyone is ready for summer celebrations galore! For Part 2 of our Summer Thyme series, Michelle Parkin Photography and Prestwich Collection bring you a fabulous option for a delicious summer celebration main meal that is really quick and easy to make! (Don’t forget to check out Part 1, Thyme Crackers & Hummus Welcome Snacks.) You still have time to head over here for a very special giveaway with Michelle where you…

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Holidays

Festive Season Delivery Dates

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To receive your pretty package before Christmas please ensure you order by the following dates: Cape Town (Next Day Express Delivery): Order by 22 December before 12pm Cape Town (Standard Delivery): order by 21 December before 1pm All other SA main centres (Next Day Express Delivery): order by 21 December before 12pm All other SA main centres (Standard Delivery): order by 20 December before 1pm Regional areas: order by 16 December before 1pm Remote areas: order by 15 December before 1pm So head over here to start shopping! If you…

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Food Fun

Summer Thyme: Welcome Snacks

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Summer is officially here and there’s really nothing like whipping up a scrumptious summer meal for friends and family, especially over the holiday season. I paired up with the amazingly talented Michelle Parkin (if you haven’t checked out her website yet, you need to: some serious eye candy for any photography or food lover) to bring you a series of 3 quick, easy and delicious recipes over the coming weeks to create a fabulous ‘Summer Thyme’ meal, including; one welcome snack, one delicious main course, and one…

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