10 books we're loving right now


From the latest book by Zakes Mda to the newest masterpiece from Haruki Murakami, these are the books that have been keeping us hooked this month.

One of the best Halloween make-up tutorials ever


Michelle Phan is, perhaps, the world's best and most successful make-up vlogger. Watch her transform her look from Breakfast at Tiffany's to Breakfast at Zombies.

When white male entitlement gets violent


This weekend a “clean-living” cyclist and swim coach showed us what brews beneath institutionalised racism and sexism. Chris McEvoy explores.

10 of the richest female celebrities in the world


Have a look at some of the wealthiest and most influential women in the world.

The worst things about living in a complex

News and Trends

Sometimes living in a complex filled with lots of other people isn't as great as it sounds.

Thithi Nteta: Levi's denim trucker


Thithi Nteta shows us how to pull off denim truckers this summer.

There's a Jessica Lange GIF for basically every situation in your life

Celeb Gossip

The American Horror Story actress is all the inspiration you need to tap into some sassiness.

Renée Zellweger has a completely new face

Celeb Gossip

The Bridget Jones actress appeared on the red carpet for ELLE's 21st annual Women In Hollywood Awards recently and all we want to know is, how the hell anyone recognised her!

Two Durban men get 20 years for rape


Two men have been sentenced to 20 years behind bars for rape by the Durban Regional Court. The men had forced a woman into bushes and attacked her.

22 of Oscar de la Renta's most exquisite fashion creations


Famed fashion designer, Oscar de la Renta, known for his incredible red carpet gowns, died last night at the age of 82. We look at some of his very-last creations.

'Oscar should rot in jail'


We asked our readers what they think about Oscar Pistorius' 5 year jail sentence. This is what they had to say.

Sun-kissed skin essentials


This summer we are looking to BB creams and tinted creams for our quick and easy sun protection fix.

What do you think of Beyoncé's new bangs?

Great Hair

Beyonce’s bangs are just not doing it for us. Here's why.

Why we should value our elders


Paballo Molahlehi explores the role our elders play in shaping who we become.

Check out the creatively colourful Alternative Miss World 2014

Celeb Gossip

The 13th Alternative Miss World pageant brought a whole lot of personality to Shakespeare's Globe Theatre in London.

This woman made her own Ebola prevention suit


A female passenger was pictured in Washington DC wearing a homemade hazmat suit in what seems like a preventative measure against Ebola.

Our top 5 trends from SA Fashion Week 2014


We discuss some of our favourite runway looks seen at last week's SA Fashion Week in Jozi.

10 spectacular wedding dresses by Joel Janse van Vuuren


The fashion designer showed us some of the most beautiful wedding dresses at this year's SA Fashion Week. View them all here.

Meet SA fitness guru Lisa Raleigh

Work And Money

South Africa’s unofficial face of wellness and healthy living.

14 best musicals of all time

Series Addicts

What better way to reflect on love, politics and culture than through the eyes of song and dance? These are a few of many musicals that best helped us do that.

SA Fashion Week: all the best trends for Autumn/Winter 2015


Summer is only just starting, yet SA fashion designers are already looking to the future with their predictions for next year's autumn and winter trends.

Boko Haram 'ceasefire' in doubt after attacks


Nigerian military and intelligence officials have raised doubts on about the validity of a ceasefire with Boko Haram, with reports of fresh attacks and fighting in the country's northeast.

Braids are back: the weirder the better!

Great Hair

Braids are back, and the weirder they are the better! Marisa Crous takes us through some of her favourite styles of braids. This look is perfect for unwashed hair, so it's great for festivals!

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