Tag: Series

Fierce Females: Dannii Minogue

Ms. Dannii! I have mentioned my love for my childhood hero, Ms. Minogue (the best Minogue*ahem*), on more than one occasion. Dannii was the coolest girl I “knew” who got to sing and dance on TV – talk about a dream come true! Each Sunday night I’d fight with my […]

Fierce Females: Iris Apfel

Ugh, so much YAAAAAAS! Bow down, biznatches! We have an absolutely FIERCE female in our midst, and just like the sun, if you stare too long you may go blind! If you’ve never heard of Iris Apfel you’re about to get a (brief) education. Iris is a 94 […]

Fierce Females: Caitlyn Jenner

Call me Caitlyn! With the unveiling of the former Olympians new female identity this week did you really think I could go past naming Caitlyn Jenner as this Sunday’s Fierce Female?! When asked by Vanity Fair what the first thing she was going to do now that Bruce […]

Fierce Females: Vivienne Westwood

The Queen of Punk! Vivienne Westwood was without a doubt the pioneer of punk culture with her shocking and daring designs that were the antithesis to the hippie movement in the early 70s. It wouldn’t surprise me if she had a birthmark in the shape of the word “FIERCE” […]

Fierce Females: Meryl Streep

Meryl Streep, 1979 and now, in the same dress Can you believe this woman has been nominated for an Academy Award an astonishing 19 times?! 19 fucking times!! If that doesn’t make her a fierce female then I’m handing in my acting card (hey, I went to theatre school!). […]

Fierce Females: Agnetha & Frida

70s chic – such babes! Benny and Björn may have been the lyrical and melodic geniuses behind those amazingly catchy tunes but it was Agnetha and Frida who ultimately made you fall in love and shake your booty to all those ABBA hits! This dynamic duo (not the last […]

Fierce Females: Turia Pitt

 A true survivor If there’s one woman who deserves the Fierce Female title it’s definitely Turia Pitt! A mining engineer with a love of athletics she was tragically trapped in a bushfire in 2011 while competing in the Kimberley 100km ultramarathon and suffered burns to over 60% of her body. […]

Fierce Females: J.K. Rowling

The divine J.K. I’ve said it before but there’s something so magical and glorious about reading books and this is especially true of the Harry Potter series! I stumbled upon the wondrous wizard when I was living in Japan. Our communal living area had a bookshelf that had the first […]