Previous Polls

14 Sep

What part of your lifestyle are you most conscious about when it comes to sustainability and ethical consumption?
Clothing and accessories
13% - 37 votes
Skincare products and makeup
16% - 46 votes
Food and home
71% - 207 votes

24 Aug

Which fashion/beauty item have you shopped the least this year?
Shoes
28% - 96 votes
Any new makeup products
18% - 61 votes
Wigs
15% - 52 votes
Special occasion clothing
19% - 64 votes
New office wear
19% - 65 votes

13 Jul

Which love language do you miss the most since we've been in lockdown?
Physical touch! I haven't been hugged in months.
39% - 284 votes
Quality time. Phone calls just aren't the same as being in someone's company
40% - 287 votes
Words of affirmation. A compliment from a friend or a stranger, in real life, can really change your day.
9% - 67 votes
Acts of service. Receiving and giving them.
11% - 81 votes

18 Jun

Now that the lockdown Level 3 regulations have been eased - which service are you looking forward to make use of?
I can finally go on dates and meet friends for a sit-down meal
16% - 83 votes
I can't wait to book a weekend staycation
17% - 90 votes
I'm long overdue for hair, nail, and wax appointments!
32% - 168 votes
My workouts can now include sport
5% - 28 votes
I can finally earn an income again
30% - 160 votes

05 Jun 2020

How have your shopping habits changed since the start of the lockdown?
I've only been buying essentials
39% - 136 votes
I've started buying more homeware/decor because of all the time spent at home
2% - 8 votes
I've realised I need more loungewear, so I'm stocking up on that for now
3% - 11 votes
I'm no longer spending so much money on alcohol anymore
4% - 13 votes
Food. I'm buying so much food!
32% - 110 votes
I'm saving money in general
19% - 67 votes

21 Apr

What's the first thing you're looking forward to doing when the national lockdown is finally lifted?
Buying alcohol
26% - 1215 votes
Dining at restaurants again
20% - 932 votes
Doing my hair and nails
15% - 708 votes
Finally spending time with my partner
7% - 328 votes
Nothing. I'm going to stay indoors for a while
32% - 1524 votes

27 Mar

How will you be spending your time during the national lockdown?
I'll be bonding with my family/partner
28% - 292 votes
I live alone, so I'll focus on looking after myself and stay connected with friends and family
11% - 112 votes
Balancing working from home and taking care of myself
41% - 429 votes
I'm going to upskill with online courses
6% - 62 votes
I'm finally going to rest
13% - 136 votes
Making new friends with neighbours from the balcony
1% - 8 votes

17 Mar

In what way has the recent coronavirus outbreak inconvenienced/concerned you the most?
I've had to postpone my plans to travel abroad
23% - 208 votes
Working from home isn't really practical for me
14% - 133 votes
I take public transport to work, and I have no option but to keep going to work
17% - 152 votes
I'm a freelance creative (DJ, photographer, MUA, music artist, stylist), so making money is dependent on me actually seeing people
8% - 72 votes
I've had to postpone my wedding
3% - 28 votes
It's not payday yet, so I'm worried grocery stores will be empty by the time I can afford to buy stuff for self-quarantining
36% - 328 votes

03 Mar

When it comes to considering a potential partner, what's a deal-breaker you don't compromise on?
Questionable fashion choices
1% - 5 votes
Manners
28% - 220 votes
Religion
17% - 132 votes
Health habits (eg: no smokers or heavy drinkers)
19% - 147 votes
Financial stability
18% - 137 votes
I don't have deal-breakers. If I like you, I like you
17% - 133 votes

21 Jan 2020

What kind of podcasts are you most interested in?
All things fashion and beauty
11% - 63 votes
Wellness and self-improvement
42% - 236 votes
Careers, women empowerment, and entrepreneurship
36% - 205 votes
Pop culture, sports, and #Trending topics
11% - 60 votes

08 Jan 2020

We'll be seeing the return of many past trends in 2020. Which one will you be brave enough to try out?
Hot pants
16% - 140 votes
French manicures
31% - 274 votes
Oversized disco collars
4% - 32 votes
'70s platform boots
11% - 93 votes
3/4 leggings
25% - 221 votes
The exposed thong
13% - 117 votes

30 Dec 2019

Do you make New Year's resolutions and do you stick to them?
Yes, and I make it a point that I achieve each of my goals.
9% - 30 votes
Yes, but I never manage to stick to them beyond the first few days of making them.
8% - 25 votes
It just depends on my mood and the kind of year I expect to have.
10% - 31 votes
No, I don't see the point of it all. I have life goals.
50% - 161 votes
No, making resolutions makes it easier to break them.
23% - 75 votes

23 Dec 2019

How do your festive spending habits compare to the rest of the year?
I spend far less than usual so that I can shop for sale items later.
21% - 50 votes
I keep a similar budget for every month of the year - I don't splurge.
40% - 94 votes
I ball out. I deserve retail therapy after the long year, but I stay within budget.
9% - 22 votes
Budgeting? I just buy whatever I want. I'll make a plan if I'm out of pocket in January.
6% - 13 votes
I always spend more than I should. January is always strained, but I'm back on track by February.
24% - 56 votes

16 Dec 2019

How would you describe your relationship with your partner's family if you're attached or how have past dynamics been?
I haven't met my partner's family.
13% - 81 votes
It's just okay, we are civil with each other but not best friends or enemies.
38% - 245 votes
It's the stuff fairytales are made of! We get on so well that I can't believe my luck.
19% - 121 votes
We get along very well, but it's only because I play nice to some of their unwelcome comments.
13% - 82 votes
Let's just say if I never see them again in my life, it would be too soon!
17% - 112 votes

03 Dec 2019

Will you be using the internet to meet dates this festive season if you are single? Which platforms?
No. I prefer to meet people in person or by referral
75% - 237 votes
Yes, Tinder, Bumble and similar apps
5% - 16 votes
Yes, social media, including Facebook, Instagram and Twitter DMs
4% - 12 votes
Absolutely, I'll try anything, you never know where your luck will be
11% - 35 votes
Maybe, I'm new to online dating so I will ask around for recommendations
5% - 15 votes

11 Nov 2019

What do you have at the top of your Black Friday wishlist?
Appliances, homeware and gadgets
41% - 362 votes
Clothing and all things fashion
14% - 120 votes
I'm splurging on beauty products
4% - 37 votes
Travel deals, please!
17% - 149 votes
Stocking up on festive season groceries
24% - 211 votes

04 Nov 2019

Would you date someone who's substantially older or younger than you? What's your limit on age-gap love?
Yes. All ages - young and old - are welcome!
25% - 119 votes
Yes, but only if I'm the younger one in the relationship.
20% - 94 votes
I strictly date people who are much older than me.
8% - 36 votes
Yes, but more than 10 years is too much.
44% - 210 votes
No, heterosexual women shouldn't date younger men at all.
3% - 16 votes

09 Oct 2019

Which local fashion week are you looking forward to keeping up with? Why?
AFI. It's the most star-studded
6% - 5 votes
AFI. My fave designers show there.
8% - 7 votes
SAFW. The street style of the attendees is incredible.
22% - 19 votes
SAFW. It champions sustainable fashion.
11% - 10 votes
Both. I'm a huge fan of a lot of our local designers.
53% - 47 votes

09 Sep 2019

It's fashion month - which Fashion Week are you looking forward to the most?
New York Fashion Week
25% - 121 votes
London Fashion Week
10% - 50 votes
Milan Fashion Week
26% - 124 votes
Paris Fashion Week
39% - 191 votes

03 Sep 2019

In light of all the news about women going missing daily, how do you feel about your safety as a woman in South Africa?
I'm terrified. Am I next?
17% - 152 votes
I feel that our government doesn't care and they're doing little to nothing to change anything about this crisis
23% - 203 votes
If I could leave the country, I would already have my flight booked
20% - 176 votes
More than myself, I'm fearful for the vulnerable girl children
39% - 339 votes
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What part of your lifestyle are you most conscious about when it comes to sustainability and ethical consumption?
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Results
Clothing and accessories
13% - 37 votes
Skincare products and makeup
16% - 46 votes
Food and home
71% - 207 votes
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