Kyle Malinda-White

About Kyle Malinda-White

Founder + Business Development, Popspoken.

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5 Rad Things We Previewed from the Upcoming Singapore Writers Festival

With just a few more weeks to go before the Singapore Writers Festival (SWF) begins, we got a peek into 5 awesome things that are going to be happening during the festival. From literary tours to literary meals, there’s just no way a wordsmith (or a literature student) is allowed to miss this. Not when…

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Swatch launches Kidrobot line with US artist Joe Ledbetter

I’m not kidding you when I say that this is the first time I’ve been really excited by a Swatch collaboration. Sure enough, there are some amazing collabs out there (Jeremy Scott x Swatch, anyone?) but the true essence of a Swatch is that it’s pretty much a blank canvas. In an age where the…

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Maison Ikkoku Reinvents Haji Lane Enclave with Cafe, Fashion and Bar

Haji Lane really should get a book documenting its rise and fall as a lifestyle enclave (are you listening, BooksActually?). The once oh-so-hip destination for sheesha & Singapore independent fashion was almost begging at its knees once, you know, the wannabes flooded the area – at the same time too many camwhore pictures of girls standing…

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EXCLUSIVE: Interview with Rising Singapore Fashion Photographer Fadli Rahman

“I’d rather make my work (get) talked about in the Singapore fashion industry, rather than just stay normal.” So says Fadli Rahman, one photographer the Singapore fashion scene is keenly casting its watchful eyes on. From photographing for magazines such as Men’s Folio Magazine to Oxygen Magazine, to styling for various local and regional fashion…

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Audi Fashion Festival 2011: What We Didn’t Tell You About The Other Womenswear Fashion Week

Since Women’s Fashion Week is coming this October, we thought what better time to recap the ready-to-wear womenswear fashion week in Singapore! Audi Fashion Festival was held in May and featured stunning collections, from Singapore stalwart alldressedup to regional label Greyhound and international ready-to-wear from Emanuel Ungaro. As we were doing our coverage, there was…

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H&M in Singapore on September 3: Not Just Another Fast-Fashion Store

Yes, Singapore, you can finally say goodbye to Cotton On and all the mats and minahs that follow with it. H&M finally opens its stores this morning (3 September), 11am at Orchard Building, where California Fitness used to be. (Imagine that yoga room now stocking candy-coloured shoes!) A long time coming indeed, for the Swedish…

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REVIEW | EQUUS By Toy Factory – It’s Not Just About Nudity

Startling and thought-provoking, EQUUS is what it claims to be: a psychological thriller questioning the existence of life and the purpose in passion. But beneath it all, this play has more to offer, if you look past the superficial. Toy Factory Productions has taken on a brave effort in staging this play, infamously known for…

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Photographer Fadli Rahman Declares: “…And God Created Man”

UPDATE: Check out our review here! — On September 1, be ready to be wowed as up-and-coming Singapore fashion photographer Fadli Rahman unveils his first-ever solo exhibition titled “…And God Created Man”. At the tender age of 19, Fadli Rahman has already been touted as one of the photographers to watch in the future. Currently honing…

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Singapore Writers Festival 2011: 5 Things To Expect This October

Get set to unleash your inner bookworm when the Singapore Writers Festival (SWF) returns with its 14th edition this year. Organised by the National Arts Council, this now-annual festival will take place from 22 – 30 October 2011. Some 120 participating writers will take part in more than 100 events held across the Festival District’s five central venues:…