Clearly the highlight of the Festival, the closing show with Hussein Chalayan that showcased his Autumn/Winter collection did not disappoint. Drawing a number of oohs and aahs from the audience and sending photographers into a frenzy in a bid to capture his collection as the models strut down the runway, the collection revolved around precisely-structured pieces but … Read more
Popspoken brings you 5 tip and tricks of the fashion trade from industry insiders, straight from the Asia Fashion Summit 2013.
“Whenever you feel like criticizing any one,” he told me, “just remember that all the people in this world haven’t had the advantages that you’ve had.” And yet, I’m quite sure I haven’t had all or even any of the advantages each of the shallow and damned central characters in the movie – or those … Read more
Carlsberg Singapore and Harry’s International have joint hands to carry the popular Carlsberg Green Kronenbourg 1664 and a range of Carlsberg Group beer brands on tap at all of Harry’s 26 outlets. “This partnership is an important step for our growth strategy in Singapore and is definitely a celebration that calls for a Carlsberg”, said Mr … Read more
Whether you love PSY, SNSD Girls Generation or the Brown Eyed Girls, you know that they K-Pop and the Korean tsunami is here to stay. Fortunately for us, that means Korean food too! While Korean food boasts strong and tangy flavours that might not be for the faint-hearted, those who have milder palettes will be … Read more
The annual Audi Fashion Festival is here again from 15 to 19 May 2013. This time, bigger and more fabulous then ever!
1. It was at the S.E.A. Aquarium at RWS Sentosa How often does one see the opening of an event in an aquarium?! The fact that the organizers put thought into the setting up of the entire event within the ethereal realms of an aquarium where guests were entertained by the colourful sea creatures and … Read more
The World Gourmet Summit (WGS) launched the inaugural Meat and Livestock Youth Chef’s Day, the first of what is hopefully a series of many more.
Photovoice SG is the non-profit arts organisation responsible for the exhibition. It is headed by four passionate artists, Jennifer Koh, Jasmine Seah, Koh Yee Ling and Tan Ngiap Heng, and sixty volunteer mentor photographers. Each series of photographs tells a story.
Celebrating the premiere of South Park Season 15, Comedy Central Asia has been giving away South Park character speakers weekly throughout the month of April and this is the last week of promotions!
We were stoked to be invited to a live cooking session at the Asian Food Channel (“AFC”) studio at Orchard Central by a collaboration between DBS Indulge and AFC! I mean, how often does one really have the chef from established restaurants cooking for you before your eyes? DBS Indulge brought onboard Executive Chef Andrea … Read more
The concept is simple. Eight pairs of contestants. Eight empty spaces. One epic battle to win a luxurious apartment sponsored by Sime Darby.
The Dutch DJ who will be turning 26 this year needs no further introduction. Not only is he listed at #9 on the DJ Mag Top 100 DJ’s of 2012, he has brought you chart-topping hits such as “Take Over Control” (featuring Eva Simons) and “Give Me Everything” (Pitbull featuring Ne-Yo, Afrojack and Nayer).
For all you bosses out there, here’s a timely reminder: Secretaries’ Week takes place in the last full week of April, observed on the Wednesday of the full week. A good chance to commemorate administrative professionals for their invaluable contributions, we feel – and also a good excuse to celebrate with some gourmet treats. In … Read more
Party-goers, watch out as the latest nightlife and entertainment hotspot opens its doors officially this Saturday, 13 April 2013. The first-ever lounge club at 22 Dempsey Road had a preview party yesterday for media and invited guests. Sponsors Sennheiser were also generous to give a pair of headphones to the lucky pair of winners who … Read more
Canadian pop rocker Avril Lavigne has just released her brand new Single “Here’s To Never Growing Up.” It’s the first single she’s released since her last album, which ended with “Wish You Were Here.” Avril took a turn towards a softer, more mellow acoustic style on her last effort “Goodbye Lullaby” which performed a lot … Read more
La Forketta recently opened another branch of its wildly successful restaurants on Nassim road, and this particular outlet has an incredible ambience paired with its awesome food. The interior decor is colonial and rustic, but it also has a touch of that modern architectural style that Singapore is famous for. Dinner guests can be seen … Read more
International Women’s Day falls on 8th March of every year, aiming to inspire women and celebrate their contributions. While March draws to a close, we have local production 8 Women, presented by Sing’ Theatre to pay homage to the great women of local theatric productions. With the stellar cast of local veteran actresses Tan Kheng … Read more
Singapore’s most notorious and controversial top blogger who goes by the pseudonym “Xiaxue” gave birth to beautiful baby boy called Dashiel Marquet Sayre today! She posted on her various social networking sites proclaiming her joy, and love for the new member of her family just hours after he arrived via an optional C section surgery. … Read more
Irish rock band “The Script” took to Singapore for a one night only show, their biggest in Singapore yet. The night started out with opening band “The Unxpected” who were completely wrong for the crowd of the night. This isn’t to say that the band is untalented- their music and energy was simply unsuited to … Read more
Come April 2013, the deeply emotive Edges the Musical will make its Singapore Premiere. Edges the Musical looks at the lives of four, fiesty young young adults at the edge of their lives – confronting emotions, escaping expectations, and deciphering complicated relationships. Aside from the happy, campy youthful side of it, the show casts a reflection of youthful triumphs, unavoidable mistakes, love lost and love found.
Singapore’s world famous Marina Bay skyline plunged into darkness at exactly 8.30pm on 23rd March in support of Earth Hour 2013. It was indeed a dramatic sight to behold. Not as rare as a blue moon, the annual dimming of the Bay’s skyline is part of a worldwide effort to combat climate change. Typically held … Read more
So, today is ALSO the day for another type of goodness (besides the one with Demi): McDonald’s National Breakfast Day, where 1000 Egg McMuffins will be given out for free between 5am to 10am at most branches. Naturally, us Singaporeans have a tendency to queue for this sort of stuff. We did it with IKEA … Read more
iD Fashion Week is an annual fashion event that showcases breathtakingly fresh works from carefully selected designers in an international competition judged by some of THE most prestigious industry names. iDFW has provided a platform for winners to launch their fashion careers and a stepping stone to the runways of Milan and New York. iDFW provides a great opportunity for budding fashion talents to network and collaborate with industry people and high profilers.
THIS IS SPATHE (cue Sparta meme) Well not really, but doesn’t the name bring to mind King Leonidas leading his 300 Spartans with that war cry? While the Bohemian vibes emulating from the dining area is miles away from the prominent city-state in ancient Greece, there are certain similarities that transcend time and space to … Read more
Pop punk band All Time Low have arrive in Singapore! We were lucky enough to catch them at a press conference, and then at an interview in Singapore. Hosted at the Hard Rock Hotel which is the venue for their show tomorrow night, the boys arrive pretty punctually with big smiles on their faces. It … Read more
Stars is no stranger to Singapore. Back again after their last noteworthy gig here in 2009 with two new albums to boot, they have outdone themselves once more, showing us their capability of solid songcraft, enough to make the entire crowd delve deep into emotional territory throughout the night. Hailing from Montreal, Canada, the band … Read more
American songstress Demi Lovato is taking to Singapore on the 18th of March 2013. She’ll be playing a one night only show at the Hard Rock Coliseum. It’s general admission with tickets priced at $93 per piece. You can get a four person package at a discounted rate of $292 if you’re considering going with … Read more
Carefully curated wares are the highlight of the web store TheFashionHeadlines.com, co-founded by Evon Tan and Fia Sirikanya S. While we are familiar with big names like ASOS.com or Shopbop.com bringing you renowned labels such as Antipodium, FCUK and Karen Millen, little mention is given to our homegrown gems such as Mystic Vintage eyewear, Al&Alicia, By Invite Only and ARC. TheFashionHeadlines fills in this fashion lacunae.
Singapore has seen a rising smattering of concept stores in recent times. From fashion ateliers offering a smorgasbord of lifestyle aesthetics to frou frou little food boutiques dressing-up Sunday staples like Eggs Bennie and macaroons, our little country is slowly becoming one of the most stylish destinations in the world. But is this just another transient fad or is this foo-shion here to stay?