Letoya Makhene Pulumo – On Natural and Holistic Healing

More people are moving towards natural products and want to have more control over their health. They turn to complementary and alternative treatment to relieve common symptoms, improve their quality of life and holistically protect themselves against illness and diseases. However, we live in a world dominated by modern and western ideas, and the challenge […]

Trevor Stuurman | Trailblazer shaping the African Narrative

There are thousands of artists out there working hard to create compelling art, but here’s one artist who stands out as one of the best story tellers. The work of Trevor Stuurman could be easily summed up as, ​’Art is a visual language’. The award-winning Contemporary Multimedia Visual artist holds a BA (HONS) degree in […]


Before our favorite celebrities hit the red carpet with their amazing looks or models appear in magazine editorials just remember, there is a fashion stylist behind them. What is a Fashion stylist? A fashion stylist, as the name suggests, works with fashion trends to create a distinct style for a particular individual. The individual can […]

Talking Style and Fashion With TV Presenter, Radio Host & Attorney Leroy Marc

Leroy Marc, is best known for hosting the weekend evening show “Man Club” on Transafrica radio, but has also appeared on our screens presenting BETAlist on BET tv channel. Not only a flourishing TV presenter and radio host, Leroy is also an admitted Attorney, having completed his articles of clerkship in January 2014. Since then, […]

Noni Gasa | People Shaping the African Fashion Industry

There’s only one word to describe Noni Gasa, and that’s ICONIC. I honestly cannot talk about the South African Fashion industry and have a platform like Istyleblaq without mentioning Noni Gasa. She has been at the forefront of putting SA Fashion Industry on the global map. Gasa currently works with young talent passionate about the […]

Exploring Street Style & Culture with Co-founder of Thesis Lifestyle,Wandile Zondo

I have always asked myself why should I care about street fashion? Here’s the thing. I’m not a typical fashion guy. I am not fashionable. My fashion sense is simple and more classic, rather than trend-led. But I do find street fashion endlessly, academically fascinating. It’s hard to disregard the trend, it is everywhere you […]

Melody Molale – Brand Influencer, Blogger & Media Personality

Brand Influencer, Beauty and Travel Blogger Melody Molale, is undoubtedly an epitome of style goals. The blogger’s fashion sense is best described as bold, sassy and sophisticated.  Images from Melody’s Instagram. Melody Molale is amongst the Top Influencers in the country. Her knowledge and vast experience has had the power to affect the purchasing of […]