Yves Saint Laurent makeover

Yves Saint Laurent makeover

On Dec 9th, 2011, i decided to take a break from all the stress of school work (i had a 15 page term paper on social media due the next evening!) to meet an old high school friend and get dolled up in YSL’s latest Autumn/Winter makeup collection by renowned international makeup artist Angus Lee … Continue reading

Prince Edward’s visit to Hong Kong

Prince Edward’s visit to Hong Kong

On November 1st, 2011, The Earl of Wessex Prince Edward himself graced Hong Kong with his presence at the China Club, located on the top three floors of one of Hong Kong’s vintage, Shanghai-nese inspired buildings- the Old Bank of China Building, right in the heart of the city’s financial district, Central. The owner of retro chic club Sir … Continue reading

Soho, Spring Street & 5th Avenue, NYC

Soho, Spring Street & 5th Avenue, NYC

So what does a city girl HAVE to absolutely do in New York City? Why go shopping of course 😉 First destination? Soho-where haute couture meets art, this was one of my favourite places in NYC, with towering models and model-esque glamazons strolling the streets in the trendiest outfits, fresh off a runway. This is … Continue reading

Soho, NYC

Soho, NYC

A few new friends and i headed down to NYC’s Soho on a Sunday night for some food and drinks. We headed towards Bar 89, a swanky little cocktail bar/trendy art gallery-esque joint on 89 Mercer Street. Walking in, it looked like a regular classic restaurant bar. Upon closer inspection, the loft area actually resembles … Continue reading

The Big Apple

The Big Apple

This summer, my dad gave me one of the best presents EVER- a trip to what i think is one of the world’s best cities- New York City ❤ Raised in the uber glam and glitzy Hong Kong, i was sure i’d fall in love with the larger, grander city of North America. Travelling from … Continue reading

Comparison of 2 journalists on Twitter

Comparison of 2 journalists on Twitter

Kristie Lu Stout (anchor at CNN) and Divia Harilela (Senior Fashion Correspondent for the South China Morning Post) I’ve decided to do an analysis of these two journalists and they are both women that inspire me and are some of my role models. Kristie Lu Stout is a wife, mother and a full time anchor … Continue reading

Reality behind the glamour

Reality behind the glamour

At first glance, Dominique Lamon appears to be the quintessential embodiment of youth, grace and the ethereal. Long, lithe and gazelle like, the 19 year old earns her living as an international  jet setting fashion model. Having had her humble beginnings as a child model in Capetown, South Africa, the brunette beauty has blossomed into … Continue reading