Blog

AMPLIFIED VOICES: In Her Own Words, Mukona Kone Speaks On The Issue Of Ignorance Towards LGBTQI people.

“Are you straight?”, this interrogative and deeply personal question is what is often used in clubs and every other social gathering where people of the Queer community and heterosexuals are gathered at the same time. Of course, this is not used in any vain or malice but in attempts to protect both parties to preventContinue reading “AMPLIFIED VOICES: In Her Own Words, Mukona Kone Speaks On The Issue Of Ignorance Towards LGBTQI people.”

DESIGNER’S NOTE: FIRE AND BLOOD collection by Mukoki Official

Earlier this month (February) I found myself stalking a local designer, Mufaro Mukoki and her fashion brand Mukoki Official and I was swept off my skinny feet by her designs and philosophy. Having been intrigued by her work, I shared her collection tagged “Fire and Blood” on my stories where I briefly narrated her story.Continue reading “DESIGNER’S NOTE: FIRE AND BLOOD collection by Mukoki Official”

#DEARMISSSA: Revolutionary Black Women Against the Status Quo

Kwena Baloyi, Instagram think I was among the many hundreds of South Africans who were excited for Shudufadzo Musida for winning the prestigious Miss SA 2020/2021. It was not only because she is a homie but It was also huge win for all of us (black folks) especially after the terrible year that no oneContinue reading “#DEARMISSSA: Revolutionary Black Women Against the Status Quo”

Cover Story: Philanande Xanti Talks Hopes and Dreams of Being Part of the Next Generation of Mainstream Modelling…

Catch up with the creative issue’s cover star, Philanande Xanti, who through a series of images shares with us her journey in the industry. Phila recalls days when she wasn’t confident enough to call herself a model for several reasons. photographed by Azola Fumba. Makeup by Lizelihle Tize. Styled by herself. Although having been aContinue reading “Cover Story: Philanande Xanti Talks Hopes and Dreams of Being Part of the Next Generation of Mainstream Modelling…”

Cover Story: Izibele T on Deconstructing The Norm around Mental Health and Inculcating the New ‘Norm’

“I hope one day we can all be free to talk about mental health and be okay with seeking help”. Perhaps this quote from Taraji p Henson’s interview with Self Magazine is fitting to start this body of work as it comes close to contextualising what this article is essentially about; acknowledging the people thatContinue reading “Cover Story: Izibele T on Deconstructing The Norm around Mental Health and Inculcating the New ‘Norm’”

Another Black girl that rocks.

The newly crowned Miss SA is the 24 year old Shudufadzo Abigail Musida from ha-Masia in Venda. She holds a Bachelor of Social Sciences degree in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from the University of Pretoria, a mental health awareness and empowering especially for women and children advocate, and is the face of Nimue, a skincareContinue reading “Another Black girl that rocks.”

Loading…

Something went wrong. Please refresh the page and/or try again.


Follow My Blog

Get new content delivered directly to your inbox.

Create your website with WordPress.com
Get started