Turn 2 of Your Regular Routines into Self-Care Musts

by Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Putting your smart-phone on flight mode, going on that 20 minute run, finishing a chapter in your current read or running a bubble bath and sitting in it until your fingers and toes prune - all of these are forms of self-care. The 2017 woman knows that she can switch ...

Amaqhawekazi are keeping East London girls in school

by Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Amaqhawekazi, which when translated to English means “Heroines”, is an organization built and run by a group of ladies who strongly believe in empowering the nation through the empowerment of young black girls who come from underprivileged homes. They collectively identify themselves as Amaqhawekazi. – Elungile Mbanjwa Amaqhawekazi is a community ...

A Fresh Yet Familiar Intro Into Spring by MRP

by Thursday, July 20, 2017

Mr Price invited us to Cape Town to view their upcoming 2017 Spring and Summer collection. Many of the clothes from the various MRP brands are on trend and perfect for this summer. The boudoir touches of lace and sheer in the Oakridge collection were my favourite. Simple, classic and good quality. ...

Sisterhood for Sale

by Wednesday, July 5, 2017

We have seen a global wave of empowering communication aimed at appealing mostly to girls and womxn. Womxn, in all of their complex glory are finally going mainstream! This brand of communication has us all in awe of how represented we all feel, finally we are seen and seem to ...

A Pursuit of Passion

by Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Have you always known your passion or  did it unravel itself to you as you grew older and had more encounters with the Universe? My name is Ntombizesintu and this is my story. In the beginning of my high school career, I definitely struggled with finding my identity and where I belong. ...

Different Faces for Different Spaces

by Monday, June 19, 2017

In the last two years I have garnered a big interest in make-up products and application, this has much to do with the fact that I started working and actually had the coins to spend on something other than food and toiletries. When I started interning after varsity, I noticed ...

Tebatso Molapo

by Monday, June 19, 2017

21 year old founder of Re Basadi Tebatso is the woman behind Re Basadi which is a young empowerment organisation aimed at creating networking platforms and facilitating collaborations for young women in business. She is from a small mining town in Burgersfort, Limpopo.  She did a year of Journalism at Rhodes ...

Owethu Makhathini

by Monday, June 19, 2017

24 year old founder of Makhathini Media Owethu Makhathini is a young black woman passionate about entrepreneurship, black sisterhood and all things online marketing. She's a full time International Relations student at UKZN who is also interested in global politics. She facilitates workshops on digital marketing and has helped train over ...

Mixo Mathebula

by Monday, June 19, 2017

22 year old Business Analyst & Creator of #ThighsForJeaux I'm a Mutsonga woman whose name means dawn. I just graduated with an Honours in Informatics. I'm a self proclaimed nerd. I just really want to sleep all the time. Intimidator of men. Connoisseur of thighs. Better known as Mijeaux/Jeaux. Creator of #ThighsForJeaux. Others ...

Thozama Mputa

by Monday, June 19, 2017

26 year old Masters in Landscape Architecture Student Thozama Mputa was born in Cape Town, South Africa, studying a Masters in Landscape Architecture at the University of Cape Town, having completed her undergraduate studies in landscape architecture at the University of Pretoria in 2013. Thozama paints portraits in landscapes in mixed medium, ...

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