Kyle Malinda-White

About Kyle Malinda-White

Founder + Business Development, Popspoken.

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Up-Close & Personal with the La Sardina Czar

During Women’s Fashion Week 2011, we were running around Hall F of Marina Bay Sands with a La Sardina lomography camera taking pictures of the attendees lookin’ all different kinds of smokin’ (pardon the pun). The first thing that many people said to us when we whipped out the camera was: “That looks like one…

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POPBITE: 6 Questions with Contemporary Dancer, Matthew Koon

Contemporary dancer Matthew Koon was in Singapore recently to perform during Women’s Fashion Week. Matthew first broke into the dance scene for being the first Chinese boy to play the leading role Billy Elliot in the West End production of Billy Elliot: The Musical at the age of 12. Having won the Young Ballet Dancer…

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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…