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AWE Magazine

A project in London, UK by Sharon King

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AWE, a female lifestyle magazine, created to change the landscape of the sector, be more inclusive and cater for the discerning reader.
Backers: 46
Average Pledge Per Backer: £34

Funded: £1,562 of £20,000
Dates: Mar 7th -> Apr 11th (35 days)
Project By: Sharon King
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Latest News

A very select group - Thank You!

April 11th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Going Live...?!

March 30th - via:
Hi,  I've found an image that really epitomises the concept of AWE magazine.  A space where all women can be represented in the same space heralding their individual, inspirational beauty. To highlight this further I hope to go Facebook Live so I... (Read More)


March 30th - via:
Hi Everyone,  As things have stalled regarding this campaign I'm giving it a recharge! Firstly I can let you know that the website has been updated and now outlines the business beyond this crowdfunding.  The address is below.  Please take a look... (Read More)

Mother's Day Special Offer

March 23rd - via:
Hi all, AWE Magazine is offering a Limited period only, Mother's Day supporter reward. An reward pledge that will put your mother's name in print in our first edition 'Inspirational Women' pages, as an acknowledgment and thank you.   All for just... (Read More)

3 weeks and counting...!

March 22nd - via:
Hi backers and potential, Good morning! There are 3 weeks to go to try and meet this ambitious but business realistic target. With time off the essence I've put in place a follow up strategy to bring more of the crowd to this fund. - I've approached... (Read More)

Visible or Invisible

March 19th - via:
Hi everyone, I've added some additional photographs to the project for this crowdfund and they're also attached below. They are the 3 photos of the magazine aisle in a local supermarket that astounded me by the lack of inclusivity, of any difference... (Read More)

Radio Interview - Link now available

March 18th - via:
Hi everyone, I had back to back meetings on yesterday and the day seemed to slip away from me hence not update.  Also, I have to say the first 10 days of crowdfunding has been exhausting so I had an early night!    I'm back to being fighting fit... (Read More)

Radio Gaga!

March 16th - via:
Hi backers and potential backers! I'm just about to leave home for my first ever radio interview!  You can listen to it as it's a web based station called East London Radio aka ELR.  You'll find it at Wish me luck! Until... (Read More)

Did you know....?

March 15th - via:
Hi everyone, Did you know that Richard Branson's first business venture was a magazine which he founded at the age of 16.  It was called Student.  Very interesting... Imagine if you had a first edition signed copy of Student today.  I say that... (Read More)

More rewards available!

March 15th - via:
Hi, Just a quick note to let you know I've added in a few more rewards.  It means USD contributors have an option that is $10 or less after currency changes.  I've also added in a reward for those who have businesses and might want to have a full... (Read More)


March 13th - via:
Hi,  So far the ratio of women to men pledging support for this project is around 53% to 47%.  It's great to see men and women supporting this project. Please spread the word! If you encourage 1 person or a company to pledge, it a step closer to... (Read More)

Radio...That was quick! - #AWE

March 13th - via:
Hi all, OMG!  Well that was quick... I've got my first radio interview!  Scheduled for Thursday morning.  Listen if you can  - ELR, it's a 24hr web based radio station so you should be able to listen to it anywhere. This is... (Read More)

Radio Star? - #AWE

March 13th - via:
Hi everyone,  One of the things I've realised is that to try and get at least 2000 people on board I'm going to have to spread the word far and wide.   #AWE  #AreYouOneOfThe2000 So...drum roll....  I decided to see if any radio stations might be... (Read More)

Women Of the World Event - #AWE

March 13th - via:
Hi backers and potential backers!   I hope you had a good weekend.  Mine was very busy weekend and a bit of a whirlwind.  However, inbetween lots of hard work I did find some time for some culture too.  One thing is certain, I became acutely... (Read More)

Operation #AreYouOneOfThe2000 - AWE Strategy

March 11th - via:
Hi backers and potential backers! I want to let you all know that I'm working hard to give AWE Magazine the best chance of hitting the target.  I've devised a marketing strategy which involves two hashtags that I hope will be seen widely on Twitter,... (Read More)

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie - Women of the World

March 11th - via:
Hi Everyone, Following the crowdfunding launch for AWE Magazine on International Women's Day #IWD2017 I'm going to a Women of the World event this evening!  A conversation with the amazing writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. She is exactly the type of... (Read More)

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