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Meet Our T-Shirt Design Competition Winner – Tilly Balding

After much deliberation the Taboo team has finally decided on the winning design of our t-shirt competition! First and foremost we would like to thank every single talented artist that entered the competition, you made the job of choosing just one design incredibly difficult. We were blown away by the response and all the beautiful […]

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Girl, Bye! – Morrison Axes the Tampon Tax

Oh happy day! It’s official ladies and gentlemen. Federal Treasurer Scott Morrison has vowed to axe the tax on tampons. This means that the GST will be removed from all sanitary products and that’s great news for our bank accounts ladies with the price of our little mates set to drop by 10%. HUZZAH!   […]

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Our Journey, Outreach

Taboo in Kenya

Hi guys, Right now, we are sitting in the plane on our way home after 3 hectic and incredible weeks in Kenya and India! Before we left, we wrote out our main objectives for the trip; To learn and understand better, the issues that girls and women in Kenya and parts of India face on […]

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Our Journey, Outreach

Taboo in India

After a crazy and rewarding 11 days in Kenya, the three of us were off to our next destination India! Many of the issues we heard to be common in Kenya were also common in India. We started off in Delhi visiting a home for the mentally disabled as well as two children’s homes! Due […]

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History Lesson – Sanitary Products Through the Ages

Lucky enough for us ladies pads and tampons have changed quite a bit since their first and somewhat primitive incarnations. Those five wonderful days of the month are hard enough without having to think about what ill designed and socially snubbed contraption you’re going to strap to your undergarments to help you function. At Taboo […]

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A Girl Walks Home Alone At Night

It could’ve been me. That was one of the first thoughts I had upon learning of the rape and murder of 22-year-old Comedian Eurydice Dixon in Melbourne’s Princes Park on June 13th 2018. A 19-year-old man has been charged with her murder. Her nighttime walk from her stand up gig to her front door, across […]

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Meghan Markle – Feminist Warrior Princess

On May 19th, the world celebrated another dose of Royal fever as Meghan Markle and Prince Harry tied the knot. It’s fair to say that this was not an average royal wedding. Behind the flawless gown, tiara and jewels was a pretty damn inspiring lady who is out to change the world. Meghan Markle, now […]

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Business End

The Business End – An Update

It has certainly been a while since you received an update on how the business is tracking, boos. But we’re back to let you know that the monthly newsletter and regular blog posts are here to stay, with consistency, thanks to none other than me, Ali, the newest Taboo team member. You may have seen […]

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Groovy Boos

Cody Gray – A Kween In Her Own Right

Cody Gray is just like any 20 year old young woman in that her first thought when she wakes up in the morning is, how long do I have to get ready?! Yes, we’ve all experienced that panic as we open our eyes, roll over in bed and check the time on our phones. However, […]

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Creative Submission

An Interview with Taboo

19-year-old UniSA student Daisy Buckland recently sat down with our CEO babes Izzy and Eloise to discuss the beginnings of Taboo, how they plan to end the stigma surrounding menstruation and what’s happening next for the Adelaide start up. Daisy is currently studying a Bachelor of Marketing and Communications at UniSA. She has been following […]

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