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THE STORY BEHIND PEDALLING FOR (GIRL)POWER

In our December issue now on shelf, Georgina Avlonitis explored how cycling - in freedom and style - has become a catalyst for social change and feminism. But Georgina, pictured below with her faithful bike,...
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LUPITA NYONG’O BY NUMBERS

She is the Academy-award winning actress whose smile lights up the room and whose fashion choices inspire a conversation. Lupita Nyong’o may be new onto the scene, but she is inspiring young girls and women...
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MEET ABAI SCHULZE

Ethiopian born and American raised handbag designer Abai Schulze is making headways with her young brand ZAAF. Drawing on her Ethiopian roots, ZAAF is a celebration of local culture and craftsmanship....
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6 BLACK HAIR ICONS

From big Afros, sleek cuts and beautiful braids, we share our best black hair looks over the decades. Angela Davis Prominent political activist and feminist not only known for her work as part of the...
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#PRETTYPOWERFUL: VUYISWA MUTSHEKWANE

This month, Bobbi Brown cosmetics is presenting The #PrettyPowerful Content Series – a global project raising funds for women and girls’ upliftment in developing countries through the sale of a limited...
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#PRETTYPOWERFUL: ZAKEEYA PATEL

This month, Bobbi Brown cosmetics is presenting The #PrettyPowerful Content Series – a global project raising funds for women and girls’ upliftment in developing countries through the sale of a limited...
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#ELLEFEMINISM QUOTES WE LOVE

Women's month may have come and gone, but that's no reason for us ladies to put ourselves on the back-burner for the next 11 months. So, in time for the year-end crunch, and to remind you that you are...
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EYE ON TWALA NG’AMBI

We chat to one to watch; KFM radio DJ, model and fashion designer in the making, Twala Ng'ambi. 1. Who is Twala? I’m a fun-loving creative living off the sales rack! Aspiring to be the best at what I...
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GARANCE DORÉ VIA INSTAGRAM

In the eight years since launching her visual diary garancedore.com, the ever-chic Manhattan transplant has become one of fashion’s most successful slashies: the musings she pens for her eponymous blog...
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KEIRA KNIGHTLEY TOPLESS FOR FEMINISM

She’s done it before – several times: taken her clothes off and posed naked for a shoot. But when UK film star Keira Knightley bares all, it’s not to be sexy, titillating or seductive. It’s to make a...