Honoree and human rights lawyer, Thuli Madonsela arrives at the Time 100 gala celebrating the magazine's naming of the 100 most influential people in the world for the past year, in New York April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson (UNITED STATES - Tags: ENTERTAINMENT LAW)
Honoree and human rights lawyer, Thuli Madonsela arrives at the Time 100 gala celebrating the magazine's naming of the 100 most influential people in the world for the past year, in New York April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson (UNITED STATES - Tags: ENTERTAINMENT LAW)
Filipa Carmo da Silva. Picture: Richard Cooke
Filipa Carmo da Silva. Picture: Richard Cooke
Lynette Ntuli. Picture: Yaseen Khan
Lynette Ntuli. Picture: Yaseen Khan
Kim Engelbrecht. Picture: Richard Keppel-Smith; Hair and makeup: Bernice Dodd; Photographer’s assistant: Lesca Steyn. Kim wears: dress Mari and Me; heels ZOOM
Kim Engelbrecht. Picture: Richard Keppel-Smith; Hair and makeup: Bernice Dodd; Photographer’s assistant: Lesca Steyn. Kim wears: dress Mari and Me; heels ZOOM
Jolynn Minnaar. Picture: Mavric de Beyer
Jolynn Minnaar. Picture: Mavric de Beyer
Mamela Nyamza in I Stand Corrected. Picture: Pat Bromilow-Downing
Mamela Nyamza in I Stand Corrected. Picture: Pat Bromilow-Downing
Sandra Millar. Picture: Debbie Yazbek; Hair: Kelli Fuchs at Infidels; Makeup: Keletso Molefe at Revlon SA. Sandra wears: top Forever New; jewellery Kirsten Goss;
Sandra Millar. Picture: Debbie Yazbek; Hair: Kelli Fuchs at Infidels; Makeup: Keletso Molefe at Revlon SA. Sandra wears: top Forever New; jewellery Kirsten Goss;
DJ and singer Unathi Msengana poses for cameras during the launch of her DVD held at Bioscope on Arts on Main in Johannesburg. Picture: Bongiwe Mchunu
DJ and singer Unathi Msengana poses for cameras during the launch of her DVD held at Bioscope on Arts on Main in Johannesburg. Picture: Bongiwe Mchunu
Vicky Crease and Maira Koutsoudakis. -	Picture: Debbie Yazbek; Hair: Kelli Fuchs at Infidels; Makeup: Keletso Molefe at Revlon SA. Vicky wears: satin dress Gavin Rajah; bangle Kallia Margoni; shoes Jimmy Choo; Maira wears: tuxedo dress Yves Saint Laurent; belt The Kooples; cuff LIFE Collection; rings Pomellato; heels Pierre Hardy
Vicky Crease and Maira Koutsoudakis. - Picture: Debbie Yazbek; Hair: Kelli Fuchs at Infidels; Makeup: Keletso Molefe at Revlon SA. Vicky wears: satin dress Gavin Rajah; bangle Kallia Margoni; shoes Jimmy Choo; Maira wears: tuxedo dress Yves Saint Laurent; belt The Kooples; cuff LIFE Collection; rings Pomellato; heels Pierre Hardy
This article appears in the September issue of Glamour magazine, on sale now.
This article appears in the September issue of Glamour magazine, on sale now.

They’re courageous, they’re clever, they’re stylish and they’re smart. These are the 2014 winners of the Women of the Year awards organised by Glamour magazine in association with Revlon.

 

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Vicky Crease and Maira Koutsoudakis. Picture: Debbie Yazbek; Hair: Kelli Fuchs at Infidels; Makeup: Keletso Molefe at Revlon SA. Vicky wears: satin dress Gavin Rajah; bangle Kallia Margoni; shoes Jimmy Choo; Maira wears: tuxedo dress Yves Saint Laurent; belt The Kooples; cuff LIFE Collection; rings Pomellato; heels Pierre Hardy.

 

Kim Engelbrecht. Picture: Richard Keppel-Smith; Hair and makeup: Bernice Dodd; Photographer’s assistant: Lesca Steyn. Kim wears: dress Mari and Me; heels ZOOM.

 

Sandra Millar. Picture: Debbie Yazbek; Hair: Kelli Fuchs at Infidels; Makeup: Keletso Molefe at Revlon SA. Sandra wears: top Forever New; jewellery Kirsten Goss.

 

You can read the amazing stories of these women in full in the September issue of Glamour magazine which is on sale now.