What Makes a Modern Woman

November 29, 2018, by Deena @Shoes to Shiraz

Wits, Style, and Grace: What Defines a Modern Woman? 

Over recent years, there has been a tremendous awakening regarding how society perceives women. The generation and type of lifestyle exemplified by our mothers and grandmothers is now outdated. This calls for a need by women to help in redefining the pre-existing cultural values.

Fashion style 

 Whether or not you follow the runway trends, there are two major concerns when choosing your fashion style: looking glamorous and checking your comfort factor. According to an article published in the New York Times, the modern woman need not feel pressured to wear her age. Instead focus more on creating a timeless wardrobe since it’s more about style and less about fashion rules.

Are you looking forward to being a modern business woman? Then you should buy the right investment fashion pieces that accentuate your professionalism and proper strictness of your image. Classic woman handbags, comfortable heels, and shades are some items that could help you achieve a formal business look.

Being independent and self-possessed 

A modern woman needs to be independent and more importantly happy. Most ladies have been brought up relying on their equal opposite sex for advice and material help. Of course, it’s not wrong to lean on others when help is needed, but you should aim at taking care of yourself both physically and emotionally first.

Learn to make your own decisions by balancing what your heart desires and what you think is the best decision without compromising your character, values, and integrity. Don’t be afraid to call people out when you feel oppressed or mistreated. Being independent also means empowering other women and not perceiving them as threats.

Daring character 

 Being a modern woman means being bold enough to dream and the willingness to take a leap even when faced with fears. She should be steadfast. Regardless of the pressure and social trend, the modern woman should not waver with the commitments she has made. Aim always to be proactive.

Be aware of your strengths and weaknesses and act accordingly to maximize your qualities. Be self-motivated to try out new things without worrying about what people might think.

Being confident in her beauty 

 Did you know that there is a correlation between physical beauty and confidence? Well, being beautiful means that you are self-aware and you are not afraid to be yourself. Nowadays it’s more about how you feel about yourself rather than the assigned values or what people think about you. You will make a significant if you start feeling comfortable with your skin and body size.


We can all agree that the condition of women in the current society has dramatically changed compared to the situation in the early days. Now the modern woman has fair opportunities to live a self-determining life. There is still more that needs to be done and the change begins with us - this moment, right now. For that to happen we need to be self-aware of our qualities and potentials, be ambitious, and dress the part to challenge whatever obstacle comes our way.


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