Why I created THE TRIBE™ Empowerment Journal

I have written a very personal entry here about why I created THE TRIBE™ Empowerment Journal. I wanted to explain why it was important for me to put together something useful and timeless for[…]

Pursuing Your Passion While Raising a Family

Photo by Sai De Silva on Unsplash It’s 2018, and it’s high time we shake things up. Women are shamed every day, for almost everything. If you’re a mom and you’re not working,[…]

An Interview With ‘Mindful Fashion’ Retailers Gather & See

Sustainable and Ethical Fashion beautifully curated. Organic. Fairtrade. Heritage. Small scale production. Eco-friendly. What more could you want? Samata interviews Gather&See co-founder Alicia Taylor, one half of a power duo ticking all the[…]

AWE Inspired Community Interview

AWE: Alive We’re Empowered is a fine jewellery company that honours and celebrates the triumphs of individuals. The distinctive AWE medallion, developed by Founder and Creative Director Jill Johnson, is both an expression of[…]

Samata in Lancôme posters around london!

Lancôme invited real women, each kicking ass in their real lives, to be part of their Teint Idole Ultra Wear Foundation campaign presenting the widest shade range from any makeup brand, period. They[…]

More Silliness Please

Happy Sunday folks, I wanted to share a post about something I will be giving you more of…silliness. I recently shared this video on instagram and it has been my most popular video[…]

WGSN futures Awards

The WGSN Futures Awards 2016 took place at 8 Northumberland Avenue, London on 26 May 2016 where some of the world’s leading fashion innovators were recognised in a star-studded ceremony hosted by broadcaster[…]

WGSN futures with the Girl Gang

I recently attended the WGSN Awards with long time gal-pal Courtney Blackman, fashion expert and style presenter, Stefanie Jones and stylist Rebekah Roy. I have known Courtney for years (in fact we often tell[…]

Blog Series In Association with Bloomsbury Publishing

Fashion Designer’s Resource Book author Samata has launched a blog series, in association with Bloomsbury Publishing, to celebrate Graduate Fashion Week. In a series of blog posts written exclusively for Graduate Fashion Week in[…]


* Update December 2018 * As you all know, I love a good head wrap! I find them super convenient when I’m rushing out of the house and don’t have time to do[…]