Betrayal is the greatest eye-opener


Saffiya Ismail puts betrayal into perspective, as painful as it may be.

How to make your table surfaces as stylish as possible


When it comes to surface designs, what you put on your table is as important as the table design. Here are some ideas you can try.

Win tickets to Decorex Joburg 2015!


Themed the ‘Home of Great Ideas’, Gauteng’s biggest annual décor and design event – Decorex Joburg 2015 – promises to bring visitors more inspired ideas than ever before.

Why I won’t be hating on the Fifty Shades of Grey author

Book Club

Why I’m defending an author whose books I, honestly, greatly dislike.

“Load shedding melted my curtains!”

News and Trends

Warning: Always read the label thoroughly when machine washing - especially if load shedding is posed to strike in the middle of your cycle.

I accidentally scared my neighbours kid and other load shedding stories

News and Trends

From shadow puppets to unpaid bills, our readers share their worst load shedding stories with us.

Book review: The Electrical Field by Kerri Sakamoto

Book Club

A Japanese family disappears after a tragic death, leaving two women to uncover the secrets within.

Win 1 of 3 organic beauty hampers from SOiL


Get a R300 voucher to spend on SOiL's online beauty store.

Yes, you can! How to deal with winter dreads

Great Hair

The elements of winter may have a weakening effect on your hair. Here's how to treat your dreads during winter.

This woman made the most powerful video after being told she looks disgusting

Always Clear

After receiving thousands of hateful comments about her skin online, this blogger made a stunning video to show how mean and contradictory the internet can really be.

‘A black woman’s hair is a political statement’

Great Hair

From s-curl to weaves and everything in between - one woman talks about her hair journey.

Amazing and funny pet ads on Gumtree/OLX

News and Trends

Got no friends? It might be that boa constrictor you keep in a cage in your bedroom. Or the nest of tarantulas. Check out these amazing/funny pet ads on Gumtree and OLX.

Get all the latest soapie updates - NOW WEEKLY!

Featured Articles

All the latest on your favourite local and international drama shows.

The importance of finding that perfect pair of trousers


Fashion editor and blogger, Raya Rossi, show us how to fight the winter elements, one piece of clothing at a time.

Durban July outfit inspired by Nkandla's thatch roof


This year everyone is going bolder than ever before in both nautical-inspired looks (fitting with this year's theme, The Captain's Table); and bold, over-the-top bursts of colour. See all the outfits (and hats) here.

How to luxe up activewear


Fashion blogger, Siki Msuseni, shows us how to to go from day to night doing the sportsluxe thing...

9 things all flat-chested women can relate to


The trials and tribulations of being a member of the Itty Bitty Titty Committee.

Readers express outrage over alleged Edgars “mark-up” sale scandal


Read a round-up of the best responses shared by a very angry public.

BB cream, tinted moisturiser or foundation: which one suits you?


Find out what the difference is between a BB cream, CC cream, tinted moisturiser and foundation.

12 stars from the '50s and '60s then and now

Celeb Gossip

They were popular in their heyday and now still looking fabulous as ever. We look at 12 glamorous starlets still going strong.

Turn wooden beads into colourful jewels


Use pretty paper serviettes in your favourite colours to decorate plain wooden beads

How to prevent blonde hair from fading in winter

Great Hair

Want Daenerys Targaryen's bright blonde locks? Here's a few tips and tricks on how to achieve these #hairgoals.

Anger over alleged Edgars 'mark-up' sale prices


Edgars responds after Joburg man shares price inconsistencies of sale items on Facebook.

Transitioning to natural hair can seem incredibly daunting

Great Hair

Remember there is no right or wrong when going natural. Here is a starter’s guide to making the transition to naturally, healthy hair.

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