Ferguson and the hordes of whitesplainers punching down


Laura Shortridge explains why we should be “punching up” rather than “punching down” when referring to Ferguson.

There isn't political will to combat gender based violence - expert

16 Days

Despite South Africa's progressive constitution and extensive legislature, not enough is being done to combat gender based violence on the ground.

The fireman, the sexy sculptor or the aristocratic Italian?

Book Club

Which option will you choose in this choose your own erotic adventure novel penned by local author Helena S. Paige?

Every six hours a SA woman is killed by her intimate partner

16 Days

We speak to the The Saartjie Baartman Centre's director, Shaheema McLeod, who talks us through the horrific extent of violence against women in South Africa.

The model in this Photoshop disaster literally has 'legs for days'


E-commerce site, Dresslily.com just gave one model some eerily long legs and a semi chopped-off head.

Women in movies: the false narrative

Series Addicts

Malini Mohana gives us a glimpse into film-based gender dynamics.

This comedian doing impressions of celebs stuck in traffic is brilliant

Celeb Gossip

Meet comedian Lauren O’Brien and watch her compilation of awesome celebrity impersonations.

Take the Multiply Festive Season Survey and win!


Complete the Multiply Festive Season Survey and boost your holiday season budget with R2 000!

5 things not to do at your wedding


Want to avoid negative feedback about your wedding? Then keep these 5 things in mind.

Cara Delevingne and Pharrell Williams: officially our favourite royal couple


The two celebrities play at being in love in the latest short film by Chanel's creative director, Karl Lagerfeld.

Instagram Style File: Nastassja Petersen aka Mrs Rogéro


Jo'burg based blogger, lover, writer, image consultant and shoe girl.

The latest racial attack in Claremont leaves me reeling


With the latest racially motivated attack, Carmen Williams wonders when the suburbs will be safe again.

Turning a blind eye to bruises

16 Days

This writer urges all women not to ignore each other's bruises of abuse, nor their own.

One round of wheelie pills down, many many more to go


This blogger marks a great turning point in her journey through menopause and post hysterectomy. She also reflects on her regrets and achievements.

5 killer AMA 2014 red carpet beauty & hair looks


Take notes from the red carpet as celebrities show you how to work the latest make-up and hair looks.

AMAs 2014: Best and worst dressed


A-listers attended this annual music awards show last night, showing off some rather stunning and unusual fashion choices.

10 successful models to come out of Africa


These models are trailblazers in their own right and they have done Africa very proud.

Mockingjay is finally here and we loved it!

Book Club

The girl on fire burns brighter than ever as she takes on President Snow and his oppressive regime in the first instalment of the conclusion to the Hunger Games trilogy.

Thuli fights for the authority of her office


Public Protector Thuli Madonsela has turned to the courts in a bid for clarity on what exactly her office’s powers entail.

After 100+ issues, Glamour SA has first-ever local, black cover star

Celeb Gossip

Bonang Matheba is Glamour SA’s first local, black cover girl…ever! A little too late?

Zuma must share Nkandla


When President Jacob Zuma retires from the top office in the land in 2019, he will have to share his multimillion-rand residential complex with the residents of Nkandla.

We team up with our sister site, Channel24 for a review of Mockingjay, the latest release in the Hunger Games trilogy

Featured Articles

Channel24 movies editor, Leandra Engelbrecht and our own books editor, Tammy February went to the Mockingjay screening. Here's what they thought of the movie.

How to get effortless volume in your hair

Great Hair

Have long hair that's looking a bit lacklustre after winter? No worries, we have just the thing.

100 suspected al-Shabaab members killed


Kenyan security forces have killed more than 100 suspected members of the Islamist terrorist group al-Shabaab who were pursued into Somalia after massacring 28 people on a bus, Deputy President William Ruto says.

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