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[VIDEO] Jac Vanek’s Million Dollar Success Comes From Unexpected Source

[VIDEO] Jac Vanek’s Million Dollar Success Comes From Unexpected Source

Jac Vanek is a designer who discovered her passion and drive at the age of 15. She fell in love with music, and fueled by her passion for music festivals, […]

Family Life, Working Women

LEGO & Barbie Reveal Their New Line Of Dolls: Smart Girls!

LEGO & Barbie Reveal Their New Line Of Dolls: Smart Girls!

This week, toy company LEGO made a very important step which will affect the lives of young boys and girls forever and how they view the world: they released their […]

Fashion & Beauty

Why This Designer Just Made History New York Fashion Week

Why This Designer Just Made History New York Fashion Week

Last week, Project Runway judge Tim Gunn lamented to the press how appalled he was at the state of plus size fashion. Not because he dislikes it, but because he […]

Entertainment, Girl on a Mission

This Short Film Perfectly Describes What It’s Like To Be A Woman Today

This Short Film Perfectly Describes What It’s Like To Be A Woman Today

One of our contributors Latisha Conto, who is also a filmmaker shared with us a short film she recently made called “A Girl Walked Into A Wall”. The narrative is […]

Body Image, Fashion & Beauty

Fashion Label Using Real Life Role Models For New Advertising Campaign!

Fashion Label Using Real Life Role Models For New Advertising Campaign!

The UK fashion industry is on a mother freaking roll right now when it comes to using a diverse range of faces for its campaigns! We love how just recently, […]

Girl on a Mission, Sports

A Diana Nyad Lesson In Failure & Determination: Never, Ever Give Up!

A Diana Nyad Lesson In Failure & Determination: Never, Ever Give Up!

Diana Nyad, the 64 year old endurance swimmer from Florida completed a record-breaking 53 hour swim from Havana, Cuba, to Key West, Florida on Monday, Sept 2nd 2013. Why is […]

Body Image, Celebrities, Entertainment

Ah Ha! So THIS Is The Source Of Lena Dunham’s Self Esteem…

Ah Ha! So THIS Is The Source Of Lena Dunham’s Self Esteem…

Lena Dunham is synonymous for being a successful young woman and not conforming to Hollywood standards. She gives hope to many young aspiring actresses, writers and anyone who is looking […]

Causes, Girl on a Mission

Guess Which Group Of People Suffer More Persecution Than Anyone Else Around The World?

Guess Which Group Of People Suffer More Persecution Than Anyone Else Around The World?

Girls. Yep, that’s who. There is an amazing documentary which every girl and woman needs to see, heck, every man too! It is called ‘I Am A Girl’ and it […]

Boys We Like, Fashion & Beauty

“Make It Work!” Tim Gunn Wants Better Plus Size Fashion

“Make It Work!” Tim Gunn Wants Better Plus Size Fashion

Really? It took a man to actually say it out loud to the fashion industry? Well Bravo Tim Gunn for speaking up for the millions of women and men around […]

Fashion & Beauty

Diesel Disobey Traditional Fashion Rules In Their Awesome New Campaign

Diesel Disobey Traditional Fashion Rules In Their Awesome New Campaign

Diesel has done something pretty for their new Reboot campaign…and we like it! They decided to forego the use of regular models who only represent one type of body size, […]

Contributors, The Empowerment Project

“The Empowerment Project” Documentary Crew Hits Los Angeles!

“The Empowerment Project” Documentary Crew Hits Los Angeles!

Hey GirlTalkHQ readers! This is Sarah Moshman, Director of “The Empowerment Project” and ringleader of this amazing all female crew about to embark on a journey of a lifetime. How […]

Body Image, Girl on a Mission, Sports

From Burn Victim To Badass Conquerer & Yoga Instructor

From Burn Victim To Badass Conquerer & Yoga Instructor

We love a good phoenix story, you know, the stories about people rising from the ashes. Sammy Veall is a 23 year old Aussie Yoga instructor, but definitely not your […]

Entertainment, Working Women

Why Marissa Mayer Is Defying Tech Critics Left, Right & Center At Yahoo!

Why Marissa Mayer Is Defying Tech Critics Left, Right & Center At Yahoo!

If there was ever a more controversial and talked about CEO in the world of tech, it is Yahoo!’s Marissa Mayer. She famously started her new job at the silicon […]

Fashion & Beauty

Miss Arab USA Pageant Inspiring Muslim Women To Own Their Identity

Miss Arab USA Pageant Inspiring Muslim Women To Own Their Identity

Whether you like beauty pageants or loathe them, this one is worthwhile taking note of, because it’s not just about physical appearances and world peace. Miss Arab USA which started […]

Girl on a Mission

Teen Student Starts Cheerleading Squad For Disabled Girls

Teen Student Starts Cheerleading Squad For Disabled Girls

Valencia High School student Julia Competelli-Pizza (yes, she has a super rad name!) is one amazing girl with a huge heart. The Californian teen is a cheerleader at her school, […]