Being Plum has moved


I am happy to finally announce where Being Plum has gone to. You can now find my blog at I’d love to hear what you think about the new site and can’t wait to upload new posts this week!

Merry Christmas

Wishing all of you a very merry Christmas! I hope you have a wonderful time with your family. If you don’t celebrate Christmas, happy holidays.



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In love with Steve Madden’s Spring Summer 14 collection!

A rock-and-roll story of young love in the city unfolds for Steve Madden in spring 2014. Set in Williamsburg, a young hipster couple embodies the 60s Brit rock lifestyle. Late nights lead to early morning hangouts around their Brooklyn apartment … Continue reading

Global exposure for young talent at Cape Town Fashion Week

When one considers the challenges facing the economy – from job-shedding to low productivity – fashion is generally not the first solution that springs to mind. It often conjures up images of froth and fantasy, rather than finance and funding. … Continue reading

Mad about midi rings

I’m currently loving the midi ring trend! Cosmopolitan summed these rings up so well: They’re like midi dresses that stop between your knee and ankle, they sit between your fingertip and first knuckle. At the moment winter has made it hard … Continue reading

Garnier BB Cream review

I’ve tried a few different BB creams and this one is definitely my go-to one at the moment.  I’d tried Garnier BB cream quite a while back when it first launched and I managed to get some in Singapore. I was … Continue reading

Mani Monday – Silhouette

  It’s been a while since I last did a mani Monday post. For the last week I didn’t apply any nail polish so that my nails could breathe a bit. Today I’m wearing a gorgeous metallic colour called Silhouette, … Continue reading

Technology that cares for your curves

  Justine has an exciting new launch coming up in July! Let science change the way you look at your body. Anti-ageing ingredients like pomegranate and fennel stimulate the production of elastin and collagen, helping to tighten and firm skin … Continue reading