Make gorgeous gift bags your friends will envy

Here’s how to use decorative paper to make every gift a truly memorable one.


INFOGRAPHIC: Commandments of a bridesmaid

Being asked to be a bridesmaid is an honour but what exactly does it involved? Here's what to do.

Great Hair

“Suffer for beauty, baby,” said my aunt

All this reader ever wanted was for her hair to be different.


5 ridiculously lucrative celeb endorsements deals

Millions are spent by big brands on celebrity endorsements. Here are a few top celebs who are raking it in.


This tableware set helps Alzheimer sufferers eat with dignity

Inspired by her late grandmother, this Taiwanese industrial designer made tableware especially for those suffering from Alzheimer’s disease.


When someone grabs your ass at work

It may be 'safer' to keep quiet about sexual harassment, but that won't affect change. Lili Radloff tells her story.


How to dress like a Parisian

Fashion blogger and model, Emma Jane Menteath shows us how to pull off a minimalist French look.

Book Club

Four sex addiction myths

Is sex addiction an actual psychological disorder? Many people still don’t seem to think so.


WATCH: “I miss you, Mom”

An actress pays an emotional tribute to her mother who lost her battle with cancer. Tinarie remembers how her mom shouted from the audience, to remind her of her lines when she went blank at her first eisteddfod, and how her silver diploma was celebrated like it was a gold. #StrongerTogether

News and Trends

INFOGRAPHIC: Here's how power generates in your home

Living on the edge... electricity wise? Here's how much volts your home appliances take.


How to use containers in your garden this spring

Show off your spring blooms in an eclectic array of recycled containers.


How to cover dark under-eye circles

All Dolled Up beauty bloggers, Camilla and Jules, share their tips on how to properly mask those annoying bags under the eyes.


“Resistance flies out of the window when I see sugar”

Two of our readers share their thoughts on curbing their sugar habits.


17 celebrities with mad eyebrow game

We asked you who your celeb eyebrow crushes were and you answered. Here are the stars with the best eyebrows according to you.


How to elevate your basic grey jersey

Fashion blogger, Thithi Nteta shows us how to elevate a basic jersey - taking it from the couch to a fabulous night out.


"I almost smashed my interviewer's car window" and more embarrassing interview stories

These really embarrassing interview blunders will make you laugh out loud.

Great Hair

My trend obsession basically destroyed my hair

One woman's tumultuous hair journey almost left her bald!


Luister: South Africa has mastered the art of silencing

With all the controversy surrounding Stellenbosch University and the documentary "Luister", Malini Mohana feels that some of the conversations that are happening are causing more harm than good.


How to make the perfect bow for all your gifting needs

A step-by-step guide to making every present the best one.


Browse our spring shoes wishlist!

It's spring day! Here are just a few of the fabulous shoes we are coveting this season.


Is bad breath keeping you from an office romance?

Some of our readers share how they tell someone they work with about their bad breath.


The #StrongerTogether campaign wants you to nominate someone

Have you, or someone close to you, been touched by cancer? Share your story and 1Life might surprise you with the experience of a lifetime.

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