Jeng jeng jeng… its Nando’s time again and we were at the Publika for the winners announcement day and art exhibition! After a remarkable 3 month journey of searching for young and fresh talents in the art realm, Nando’s Art Initiative 2015 finally made its final stroke as Nando’s announced the winners for Fine Art, Digital Art and Graffiti Art for this year’s art competition.
Happy 100th Anniversary! Maybelline New York turns 100 declares 15 May as Maybelline Day! Maybelline has been there for women every step of the way, empowering us to make a statement by exploring new looks and flaunting our own creativity and individuality. Malaysia joined 129 other countries in this centennial celebration at Maybelline New York’s birthday bash with unique runway show featuring 10 decades of 10 iconic looks to mark the occasion at Mid Valley Megamall.
Hey! Are you passionate about fashion? Wish that one day you can have your own showcase. To be known Well this is not a dream, buckle up and don’t miss this opportunity because AirAsia, the world’s best low cost airline just launched the AirAsia Runway Ready Designer Search 2015 (AARRDS 2015) to develop the talent of tomorrow and enabled young talents to realize their dreams.
Do you like to eat potato? Well, potatoes are not just great for any meals but they are good for our body too. One medium-size (5.3 ounce) skin-on US potato contains just 110 calories per serving, boasts more potassium (620g) than a banana, provides almost half the daily value of vitamin C (45 percent) and contains no fat, sodium or cholesterol. So who say potato is fattening? It's not true. Hey! I also learnt that we can create many delectable dishes using potatoes after attending the US Potato Culinary Festival Kuala Lumpur 2015 recently at Vila Danieli, Sheraton Imperial Kuala Lumpur.
Last week I was a busy from Monday to Sunday… and this week almost the same. They say busy means good, well so far my life is full of surprises and I am enjoying every moment of it. No matter how busy I am I will surely squeeze some time for my regular workout even though it’s a quick one at least it’s better than none. Got back to KL from YouTube FanFest in Singapore early on Saturday morning had a short nap and showered and dashed out to join the Salomon team for their training and also the latest X-Scream 3D launch.
Obviously we love the fabrics and cuts of Rizalman For Zalora Raya 2015 Collection showcase at Chin Woo Stadium, Kuala Lumpur. The event kicked start with Rizalman Cinema screening the short video ‘Lara’; Rizalman’s directorial debut stars the legendary Fauziah Nawi, and one of the country’s most popular actresses, Scha Alyahya. The cinematic masterpiece was shot in Malaysia and Turkey, and features the stars in Rizalman for Zalora outfits.
Lancome Malaysia unveiled something mysterious this morning… have you tried the new Lancome La Nuit Tresor? It’s a mysterious fragrance that depicts the dark side of rose and mixes notes of black rose with Tahitian vanilla orchid. A Mysterious Fusion of the black diamond, the enigmatic creation of interstellar collision “To offer a treasure to the world, you first need a jewel.” If you are a collector of perfume bottle this is must for your collection too, the diamond shaped bottle caught my attention.
Usually my weekend is dedicated to my family, outings, house chores and not forgetting groceries shopping for the week. Last weekend, we went to Jasons Food Hall for their 3 Scrumptious Years celebration at the same time we did our groceries shopping there, yay got the snacks that I have been looking for... my Go Banana Bear.
As much as I love diptyque candles, I began to acquire their fragrances too. The more I explore I began to like its characteristic and uniqueness. Here is the new diptyque Florabellio eau de toilette that makes feel like strolling by the seaside and passing the blooming garden. It’s feels light and carefree unpretentiously.
This year XES took the center stage with the storyline of The Tales of Olympus for XES Signature 2015 Collection, I still remember last year was the Zodiac Series. So let’s take a look at the classic and rich Grecian Olympus Collection with Greece-inspired hues like dyed black and deep red.
Shopping for girls can be a lot of fun because there are choices for every type of gal out there. Or, it can be a little stressful when the girl you know already seems to have it all. One thing is for sure though: girls love gifts. As long as you put some thought into it, then you’ll be good to go.
As an independent women living in the city, car is one of the essential tools to me. It takes me from point A to B. However, girls if you know how to drive a car by all means do remember to service your car regularly. Regular car service will help us to save the major car maintenance cost, more fuel efficiency and also avoid our car breakdown in the middle of the road. So where do you normally send your car for service?
Hey! I was at the Vision Space Optometrist 3rd Optical Centre opening ceremony at Sunway Giza, Kota Damansara on a breezy Sunday. It was a fun and casual party, where all the guests happily taking their photos at the photobooth, some busy choosing their glasses and I also did my eye examinations on that day. How often you should we check our eyes?
Korean skincare and cosmetics enthusiasts! Sulwahsoo, Korea’s luxury holistic skincare brand recently opened its latest counter on the ground floor or Parkson KLCC. This is their 4th counter in Malaysia since its debut at Parkson Pavilion in 2013. Do you want to attend Sulwhasoo KLCC Opening Party? If yes continue to read on, there are something special for you…
Something about lip care. As you know the weather is so uncertain; one moment is so hot and the next minute is raining. Bad weather caused our lips and skin to become dry and the tendency of falling sick is quite high too. So make you you load yourself with enough vitamin C and eat healthily. Plus don’t forget to keep a lip balm in your handbag. How about Laneige New Water Drop Tinted Lip Balm?
Summer is coming are you ready for your bikinis, summer dresses and holidays? Well, when we wear bikini of course we would like to show our firm and full assets… bosoms aheemm. To achieve that apart from regular exercise, bust care and body care the bra that we wear every day is important to support and shape our busts. Therefore last weekend I was at a lingerie workshop conducted by Ms Chen Ting Chen, Sorella Lingerie Guru from Taiwan to learn about ways and tips to make your body look sexier.
It has been a while I have not blog about Korean Drama, so today I decided to share this new drama that is going to be on air soon called True Romance. With Korean dramas you are not able to escape from love, tears and laugh. Will UEE, the daughter from a rich family managed to hide her status successfully just fulfill her desire for a True Romance? This is not a very special Korean drama story line to me, are you going to watch it?
Taking skin whitening to the next level! now just applying skincare might not be enough, therefore more and more people are consuming oral skincare supplements. The new Crystal Tomato® Plus was launched this week at the Le Meridien Kuala Lumpur. Well, this is a daily oral dietary supplement for skin whitening.
Hi! How was your day? Today is a busy day for me… from morning till night my schedule is packed with activities; events during the day and dinner with family in the evening. However, that did not stop me from going to the Great Guardian Makeover at Nu Sentral today. Beauty in Action as it said, so we women have to take charge of our looks and overall well-being.
Sometime we take things for granted. How many of us gives extra care for our feet? How important is your feet to you? Maybe not now but you will know why when you hit 40 years and above. I know that skincare, haircare, bodycare, healthcare are important but does anyone of us actually care about our feet until it’s too late. As you know recently, I started to wear Dr.Kong’s shoes from MyORTHO Care I am able to walk the extra miles without feeling cramp, blister or pain; especially during my trips. MyORTHO Care just opened it’s new outlet at the Mediplex in Subang Jaya Medical Centre (SJMC) this week.
We go bananas about Prints! The latest creative collaboration, Monki x Lynnie Zulu will hit the stores in time for the summer vacation shopping. Rising star Zulu, London based artist and illustrator has designed a line of vibrant prints and patterns in perfect keeping with the brand’s mix of happy chic and fashionably cool aesthetics. Inspired by Lynnie Zulu’s mother’s upbringing in Tanzania, the prints are full of colourful brushstrokes, tropical fruits, sunshine and mysterious portraits.
Are you a sleeping mask user? I am one of them but not every day, I use it as and when I need it or I feel like using it. One of the regular sleeping mask that I use is from Laneige. Hey this month, Laneige introduces 2 new sleeping mask to the market, the New Water Sleeping Mask & New Lip Sleeping Mask. Wake up to vibrant moisturized skin and smooth supple lips. Have you try them?
Last night at an event someone asked me why am I using CASIO camera? Well, this is such an open question, how should I start… I took a sip of my drink and told him because selfie is CASIO. Then I turned to the girl sitting next to me to reconfirm my statement. She brings out her CASIO, we took a selfie and showed it to the guy. I asked him, so what do you think? He looked at the camera screen and asked if he could try it.
Another K-Beauty brand just landed in Malaysia! Boryeong Mud beauty care is now available in Malaysia and their first outlet is at Quill City Mall, Kuala Lumpur. This is a natural, high quality sea mud cosmetics for face, hair, bath and body care created using locally sourced ingredients from Boryeong city coastline located in the coastal area of Southwest Chungcheongnam-do province of Korea.
One of the signs of aging is the loss of firmness. As we aged our skin starts to sag, so we will lose facial feature definition. Conversely, water retention and puffiness around the jaw line and chin areas exacerbate the loss of youthful facial contour. Some will go to aesthetic surgeon for help to reshape their facial features but what if we could sculpt our jawline while taking care of our skin’s daily needs non-surgically. Here I am trying out swiss line Cell Shock Overnight "V" Mask.
There is always rainbow after the rain… It applies to the nature and our life too. Well, yesterday was a raining Sunday however that never stops the party from going on. As mentioned earlier, I was at Bloggers BBQ Poolside Party @ Opal Damansara Condominium. When I walked to the poolside I spotted familiar faces smiling, children laughter, the aroma of food and colourful balloons ~ sunday blast.
It’s going to be a colourful May, in Spring we decided to go out enjoy the sun and smell the blooming flowers. May the flowers line our path and the sunshine brightens our day. Last night I had blast at my friends’ birthday party and today I’m going to a poolside party. My schedule is getting busier this month, I think by middle of next month will be slower because of the Ramadan Month. Keep up the good vibes.
Quick update H&M collaboration with Balmain in autumn; a veritable bastion of French luxury, under the creative directorship of young Olivier Rousteing, Balmain has grown into a global pop-culture phenomenon. Last night, Rousteing himself and his friends Kendall Jenner and Jourdan Dunn, walked the red carpet at The Billboard Music Awards revealing the first pieces of the collection.
Are you taking any oral skincare supplement? Well, skincare is important for external however oral skincare supplement is also important to rejuvenate and repair our overall skin conditions from inside. I am one of those who consume it but before I try it I will check thoroughly that the product is safe. Safety is my priority when it comes to beauty products especially those that we consume. Have you heard of Astaxanthin?
Spring into a garden with magical touch of dew and neroli leaves… The delicate and heart warming flower cap caught my attention when I unbox. The scent makes me feel so fresh, beautiful and feminine; like surrounded by beautiful White Flowers energized and by crisp green leaves of Neroli ~ the Dolce Floral Drops, a new fragrance by Dolce&Gabbana.
Hello are you running out of idea what to cook today? Hungry in the midnight but don’t feel like ordering fast food? No time to cook but too expensive to eat out? Want to eat healthy? Hey you are not alone these are the dilemmas and concerns that I faced daily too. So I decide to cook something that is quick, simple & tasty meals.
Laneige Malaysia in collaboration with Malaysian Environmental NGOs (MENGO) launched the Waterful Sharing Campaign 2015 which will benefit six children’s home in Selangor. We hope that the homes will have continuous water supply while educating them the benefits of rainwater harvesting.
Well lately I am into collecting vintage stuff such as clothes, accessories, shoes, bags or even home décor only the smaller pieces as I can't afford the huge vintage furniture that cost a bomb. It attracts me personally, I know I might not be wearing or using them but having them gives me satisfaction. Have you heard of this popular vintage Korean label called lapalette?
Aha! here comes the NARS Dual-Intensity Blush in Adoration & Jubilation for this Spring 2015, comes in luxurious embossed duos as blusher and highlighter. Plus can be used dry or wet. There are 6 shades available pairing curated my Francois Nars a universal spectrum of hues that works across the all skintones.
Last week, I had a special Italian & Japanese culinary affair at Vila Danieli, Sheraton Imperial Kuala Lumpur. Well, it was 5 course menu, a true East meets West dining experience paired with Frescobaldi wine and Japanese Sake just to enhance that smooth tastes as you take in all the flavours.
Get ready to party with girlfriends wearing this new fragrance; sparkling and vivacious Jimmy Choo BLOSSOM. It exudes the joyful spirits and gives you great confidence and makes you feel beautiful and alluring. Pink and sparkle are girls’ best friend.
Here for dressingpaula Spring Summer 2015 Collection Fashion Showcase at their new store located on the first floor (Lot F-047) of Mid Valley Megamall launched coincided perfectly on the same day. This season, theme is to play around springtime with dressingpaula’s latest collection features embossed florals, paisley and abstract brush strokes.
Well, it was a short outstation trip and fun day out with some friends and bloggers to Seremban celebrating Seremban Prima Mall 1st Anniversary on the 9th May 2015 after a massive makeover. It has been a while since I last visited Seremban, I am glad to be back again.
Hey! I have a new Bunny! And she is Buddy from day to night, accompany me through thick and thin, always make me shine and smile never caused any pain or frown. She is my LeBunny Bleu Brown Stain Sandal. It’s stylish, comfortable and versatile. I can create many have a few look and ootd with this Brown Stain Sandal.
Heyo! a small parcel of this new Astaxanthin just reached my mail box few days ago. It’s time to test and start taking this daily dietary supplement one capsule a day. Let’s see does it improve my skin condition or not.
Calling for online shoppers out there! How often do you shop online in a month? As for myself, I am a regular online shopper! However, this does not mean that I was a spendthrift. I would say I am a wise online shopper. Why?
AirAsia has produced #AirAsiaMAKNA t-shirts - a new, limited edition designed t-shirts to raise funds for the National Cancer Council of Malaysia (MAKNA), retailing at RM30 each. It is designed and produced internally by AirAsia Allstars (employees), the t-shirts feature the iconic AirAsia Captain and cabin crew uniform, which carries the MAKNA logo and its tagline ‘A Meaning To Life’ at the back of the t-shirts; sending a message of positivity.
Grazie mamma! A mother is the heart of every family. She is endlessly inspiring and resourceful. She is the woman that Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana celebrated in their Fashion Show. 10th May is her day: tell her “I love you Mum” with the gift of Dolce&Gabbana Fragrances on Mother's Day.
Yo! Move Your Body is Back with ZUMBA this year! Are you ready to dance? Let’s get moving and burn some calories. Hey don’t be lazy lazy if you want that body. Watsons Malaysia is launching the second edition of ‘Move Your Body’ with Zumba that will be packed with fun fusion of dance moves that provides a total body workout, burns huge calories, boosts metabolism and improves cardiovascular health. It is a workout for all ages and is a great activity to release stress.
She told me wearing is believing, really? Well, the best thing is to experience it myself then I can tell you this is it true or not. So I went for the Triumph fitting session to try out their latest Magic Wire Bra that made from flexible soft shields contained within the bra cups and provides firm support without the feel of wire underneath. Is it a magic? Do you want to how I feel about this new innovation?
Hello May! This month is so hot and humid the moment I stepped outside of my house or car I began to sweat. The sun is blazing so make sure you apply sun protection and also use the brightening skincare to prevent our skin from getting dark spots or pigmentations. Hey Last month I decide to try some new skincare brand, Milano Ashley and Doctor BAi. Have you heard of this brands before?
A makeup that bares all, it so liberal and I like the naturally looking skin. What is new in RMK? Have you tried RMK’s new Casual Solid Foundation & the new Solid Foundation Brush? It gives a finishing that is so natural looking it leaves our skin the way it was meant to be…fresh, breathing light and easy. So banish that caked-over made-up look.
The annual Coca-Cola Collectors Fair will pay tribute to the iconic contour bottle as it celebrates its 100th anniversary but there’s an extra treat for visitors who can also get a personalized can. If you are a coke fans don’t miss out to visit the Coca-Cola Collectors Fair 2015 at Berjaya Times Square, Kuala Lumpur on this Saturday, 9 May from 10am to 9pm; over 60 Malaysian and international collectors will be displaying their Coca-Cola memorabilia on that day.
Looking for a gourmet casual dining in the heart of Kuala Lumpur? Here is new place in Bangsar with all in one dining options and a wide variety of food and drinks interchanging daily from breakfast to lunch and dinner, Palazzo Viva is no doubt the place to be if one is looking for a unique dining experience.
We all have a close friend who means the world to us so what better way to honour them then with a beautiful and uplifting bouquet of flowers? Flowers can be given to a friend for a variety of different reasons, whether it is a way to cheer them up or just to remind them how important they are to you. However, there are certain species and colours of flowers that might not be considered appropriate to give to friends. Here are a few tips on choosing the best friendship bouquet.