Gorgeously Tanned In Summer

Gorgeously Tanned In Summer

          Earlier this year, my younger sister and I had the chance to run around Harrods for about an hour or two. Rather than working our way floor by fabled floor, we instead opted to beeline to the children’s section – because, seriously, if the toys section isn’t any fun, I […]

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Seamlessness

Seamlessness

The summer sun down under can really bite. I recall spending some time in Sydney in ’06 when my family and I would hurriedly rush out of the sun, in between buildings, in Sydney city. The fact that we’d turn the corner, escaping the sun’s biting rays, only to be hit by icy drafts funneled between skyscrapers is another matter. But recalling that incident and after attending the press preview, it’s almost given that a beautifully hand-crafted hat brand would hail from Australia. Introducing Helen Kaminski.

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Loewe by Jonathan Anderson

Loewe by Jonathan Anderson

Two years ago, I had the opportunity to interview Jonathan William Anderson about his collaboration with Topshop. Fast forward to 2014 and he’s a creative force behind Versace Versus and also recently appointed creative director of Spanish leather brand, Loewe.

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Musing about monochrome

Musing about monochrome

Of late, I’ve been infatuated with monochromatic or greyscale ensembles and I can’t help but wonder if this trend/obsession/interest in all things on the white-black spectrum has anything to do with the scandalised (or scandalicious?) hysteria around ’14 Shades of Grey’. Or whether, on a more serious note, these monochrome tastes are influenced by world […]

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Safety First

Safety First

  Last month, my family took a weekend trip up to Malacca to celebrate my mom’s birthday. En route home, we stopped at a craft shop and my three siblings, mother and myself all went a bit bonkers scouring the shop very, very thoroughly. We spent over an hour in this humble looking shop and spent sooo […]

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Her Name is Elmyra Duff

Her Name is Elmyra Duff

Warner Bros and Lazy Oaf come together for Fall 2014 for another collaboration. In the process of trailing through Looney Tunes original characters, Lazy Oaf’s head designer felt drawn to Porky Pig, an integral, but perhaps oft overlooked character. You’ll see a lot of Porky Pig motifs in this collection. A piglet even stars in […]

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