The idea of femininity has drastically changed over the past century. Women have won their rights and have gained influence in almost every field. However, in the midst of this unprecedented progress, the virtues associated with being a woman have gradually eroded.

Some women, when they’re asked to be ladylike, feel pressured into archaic gender roles.   They see it as society's way of making them conform to certain expectations of what is desirable and acceptable when it comes to social protocol and fashion sensibility.

Women of today should realize that they can be ladylike and also make their own decisions from a place of strength. Ladylike behavior enhances our individuality, it doesn’t suppress it. That is a significant shift that we need to make in our thinking. In this episode, I’ve outlined five important ladylike qualities that are still relevant to the modern day woman.