Previous Polls

28 Jan

Do you think it's important to get married in this day and age?
Yes, it's important in order to create a family unit and for companionship
22% - 550 votes
Not at all. Being single is far more liberating
9% - 235 votes
There is no general answer to this, it's each to their own
49% - 1210 votes
Yes, society still frowns on unmarried people, especially women
1% - 36 votes
It depends on whether you are able to find a compatible partner
18% - 446 votes

23 Sep 2021

Yes, I believed it was authentic
7% - 430 votes
Yes, I didn't want to spend that much money on the original item
20% - 1264 votes
No, I always shop at reputable stores
13% - 812 votes
No, I don't wear designer clothing
60% - 3725 votes

31 Aug 2021

Luxity has released a report rating luxury brands according to popularity in South Africa. Which brand is your favourite?
Gucci
16% - 39 votes
Hermès
10% - 25 votes
Dolce & Gabbana
14% - 33 votes
Louis Vuitton
23% - 55 votes
Burberry
12% - 28 votes
Chanel
25% - 60 votes

04 Aug 2021

Does Women's Month empower women in a significant way?
Yes, many women are able to access opportunities that last beyond August
4% - 11 votes
Yes, but disproportionately as rural women are left out
6% - 16 votes
Somewhat. The benefits end with the month until they resurface the following year
13% - 32 votes
No. There's no point to it as women's lives remain unchanged
76% - 191 votes

02 Jun 2021

What's your favourite winter style staple?
Outerwear - coats, jackets
31% - 255 votes
Knits
13% - 103 votes
Boots
19% - 155 votes
Sweats and hoodies
31% - 255 votes
Turtlenecks
7% - 56 votes

03 May 2021

From the Grammys to the NAACP Image Awards to the Oscars; who was your overall best-dressed celebrity of the 2021 awards season?
Regina King
16% - 30 votes
Zendaya
41% - 75 votes
Anya Taylor-Joy
8% - 14 votes
Emma Corrin
2% - 4 votes
Angela Bassett
15% - 28 votes
Viola Davis
14% - 26 votes
Jurnee Smollett
2% - 3 votes
Cynthia Erivo
2% - 4 votes

25 Mar 2021

After 365 days in lockdown, in what way has your life changed the most?
Nothing's changed. Everything in my life became stagnant.
24% - 184 votes
I've focused more on making my house/apartment a more comfortable, beautiful place to call home.
11% - 86 votes
I don't think I could ever not work from home again. Remote work has saved me so much money.
16% - 122 votes
I just appreciate the people in my life more and take nothing for granted.
35% - 269 votes
I've developed a healthier relationship with alcohol.
5% - 41 votes
I've had to reconsider my career options after retrenchment.
8% - 64 votes

24 Feb 2021

Who is your current favourite local fashion girl you look to for style inspo?
Yasmin Furmie
8% - 13 votes
Katlego Tefu
4% - 7 votes
Thithi Nteta
2% - 4 votes
Phola Ayanda Gumede
2% - 4 votes
Lesego 'Thickleeyonce' Legobane
17% - 29 votes
Ricci Lee Kalish (Big Bad Wolf)
10% - 17 votes
Palesa Kgasane
3% - 6 votes
Sarah Langa
12% - 21 votes
Mihlali Ndamase
24% - 41 votes
Zoe Msutwana
17% - 30 votes

02 Jan 2021

Now that it's the New Year, what are you looking forward to?
The vaccine arriving in SA
27% - 328 votes
Going back to the office/ campus
3% - 36 votes
Going on a trip overseas
13% - 155 votes
Nothing, I don't expect 2021 to be any better than 2020
48% - 583 votes
Treating myself to a shopping spree
3% - 41 votes
I'm planning a big party to celebrate as soon as Covid is over
5% - 63 votes

01 Dec 2020

As 2020 draws to a close, what are you most grateful for this year?
I'm grateful to still be employed and earning an income
58% - 483 votes
I beat Covid-19 and I'm grateful to be alive
4% - 35 votes
I'm grateful for the support of friends and family through anything I faced this year
9% - 76 votes
I'm grateful that I was still able to achieve milestones/goals despite the pandemic
9% - 72 votes
I'm just grateful this year is finally over, man.
20% - 169 votes

06 Nov 2020

What are you most looking forward to buying this Black Friday?
It looks like the pandemic is still far from over, so more loungewear
18% - 29 votes
The lockdown has made me want to invest more in homeware and furniture, so I'll be adding those to my Black Friday cart
25% - 41 votes
I'm going to use it to get a headstart on Christmas gifting
38% - 62 votes
Footwear is all about comfort this year, so definitely sneakers
13% - 22 votes
It's a good time to get discounted wigs and other beauty essentials
7% - 11 votes

14 Sep 2020

What part of your lifestyle are you most conscious about when it comes to sustainability and ethical consumption?
Clothing and accessories
12% - 47 votes
Skincare products and makeup
14% - 52 votes
Food and home
74% - 283 votes

24 Aug 2020

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 2020

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 2020

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 2020

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 2020

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 2020

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 2020

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
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Do you think it's important to get married in this day and age?
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Results
Yes, it's important in order to create a family unit and for companionship
22% - 550 votes
Not at all. Being single is far more liberating
9% - 235 votes
There is no general answer to this, it's each to their own
49% - 1210 votes
Yes, society still frowns on unmarried people, especially women
1% - 36 votes
It depends on whether you are able to find a compatible partner
18% - 446 votes
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