An Honest Cross Section

An Honest Cross Section

Beloved biscuits brand, Julie’s, has spent the significant part of the first two quarters of 2014 inviting and asking people ‘Who is the Best of You?’ An abstract, open-ended question that sounds more like it belongs as a year-end Cambridge art topic for the Drawing & Painting segment, but nonetheless, they asked this question all […]

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ALEXANDER WANG X H&M

ALEXANDER WANG X H&M

With the burgeoning rise of buzzword ‘activewear’, (don’t believe me? Read this, this and this) I’m looking forward to seeing the Alexander Wang X H&M collaboration pieces up close, particularly the neoprene(?) criss cross dress and mesh shorts. The collection drops at H&M’s ION Orchard and Orchard Building outlets on 6 November. Ahead of that, […]

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A Palette for all moods

A Palette for all moods

  Even if Italian artist Simone Legno’s name doesn’t ring a bell, his famous tokidoki illustrations, seen on LeSportsac bags since 2006, shouldn’t be a stranger. Coinciding with Singapore Toy, Games and Comic Convention (I think), Simone Legno was in town to launch the latest tokidoki for LeSportsac collaboration in Singapore. Fans of the brand, […]

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Primary Ponder

Primary Ponder

If ever there was a nod to the concept of ‘global citizenship’, Paul Smith’s latest exhibition with contemporary Chinese artist collective X+Q Art demonstrates just that. Artists Xiang Jing and Qu Guangci will present their vivid series of refined sculptures starting this week. Clocking some serious mileage, this traveling exhibition has made stops at exhibitions in […]

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Thinking of what Sarah said

Thinking of what Sarah said

Taking inspiration from love songs cutting across various music genres, Club 21 has just unveiled a collaboration with artist Dawn Ng to create the cover for their Valentine’s Day look book. A deceptively simplistic mish-mash of found objects, Dawn lends meaning and to each item, imbuing it with the physical representation of songs like Nancy […]

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Analogue this cool cat

Analogue this cool cat

A blogging by-product has been this concerted effort to improve my photography and produce better visuals for Wottoncool. Transitioning from a point-and-shoot in 2009 to a semi-pro, to a DSLR and then, most recently, upgrading my lens. And with it, learning the lingo about apertures, bokehs, ISOs etc. Not that all the technical specifications make […]

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