Located in Sandton – where else? – Sandton City is Jo’burg’s largest shopping centre with over 300 stores for the browsing. Mixing high-end international brands with local boutiques, this mall will have even the most stubborn tightwad maxing out the credit card. Sandton City also has a tax-refund centre for visitors – meaning there’ll be more money in your pocket to indulge with. Armani classic Italian design a world away from the avenues of Milan, shoppers can’t get enough of Giorgio – and quite rightly so Cartier luxury jeweller and watch manufacturer was first introduced into the South African market at this very store, and it shows. Standards are maintained from the moment you enter, with strawberries and Champagne on offer and assistants with white gloves showing off the very latest bling. For your safety (and peace of mind), Sandton City also provides an escort when purchasing jewellery from any of its high-end stores.rnCastello no outfit is ever truly complete without the perfect pair of designer heels, and nowhere knows this better than Castello. Known as the only place to shop for those serious about shoes, it’s hardly surprising that this high-end store is brimming with Sandton’s poutiest fashionistas. Castello also carries a wide range of sizes, meaning women with both small and large tootsies can find the perfect fit.rnGuess what’s another store when you have more than 1,000 dotted across the globe? This Guess outlet is no less stylish than its siblings, offering fans of the brand a range of its handbags, shoes, belts and clothing.rnLouis Vuitton needing little introduction, Louis Vuitton is conveniently situated across from Cartier and offers luscious leather accessories for designer-conscious ladies and gents. The interiors are pretty damn swish, too.rnMango aiming at young, urban women, this Spanish fashion house offers women everything they need for both work and play – from everyday essentials right through to eye-catching eveningwear.rnMont Blanc as the Rolls Royce of writing implements, wordsmiths can expect to find only the poshest pens alongside a range of watches, jewellery and eyewear at this beautiful branchrnPolo – posh polo shirts are what Ralph Lauren does best, which is why the shelves at its dedicated shop in Sandton City positively strain under their multi-coloured weight. With every shade in the spectrum on offer, as well as caps, hats, shoes, belts and accessories, you’ll be ready to hit the green looking pretty damn pristine in no time.rnThe French Shop – ooh, la, la! This saucy store boasts a range of eye-popping lingerie and sleepwear from France and beyond.