Kingpins Hong Kong – A Design and Marketing Conversation with Bloggers

Three weeks ago, I got the chance to participate in a Blogger seminar held by Style by Asia at Kingpins Hong Kong – the premium boutique denim tradeshow. The organization hosts shows in Los Angeles, NYC and Amsterdam as well but their Hong Kong show is the only one of its kind in Asia. Kingpins is celebrating their … Continue reading

Tulle Skirt Inspiration

Anticipating my DIY  tulle skirt post, I share with you some of my all-time favorite tulle skirts. There are a range if iconic ones and something for everyone: the Carrie Bradshaw white tutu skirt; the amazing green full-skirt she wore while reuniting with Mr.Big in Paris; the stunning polkadot skirt from Chloe Fall’13, Jason Wu’s gorgeous … Continue reading

Boyfriend Renovation Tips – Day 8

Day 8, Wednesday: A piece of advice you have for others. Anything at all. Since you are here, you either got a little bit interested about the headline or thinking “who is this crazy-shallow-person”. Either way – hang on  – I will explain it all shortly and promise you will get out of here with a … Continue reading

Fabric Tips – Day 2

Day 2, Thursday: Educate us on something you know alot about or are good at. Take any approach you’d like (serious and educational or funny and sarcastic) As long as I can remember, I had a crush on fabric, textures and patterns. I’m one of those fabric nerds, who ALWAYS check the composition and the Country-of-Origin … Continue reading

Timeless Blue China Part # 2

I have a tendency to overdo things when I really like something. No matter if we are talking about music, food, guys (not-so-healthy-behavior), colours, restaurants – my love struck nature commonly follow the same path – Crush > OBSESSION > OBSESSION > OBSESSION > OBSESSION > Antagonism! Very dramatic and balance is indeed a vocabulary I should get more … Continue reading

DIY Chic Batik

When my parents relocated to Indonesia 2 1/2 years ago, one of the first things on my to-do-list was to make Batik. Several visits later  …. I’m FINALLY ticking this one off the list. While Batik come and goes on the runway in Europe, it’s a truly a staple here in Indonesia and you will … Continue reading

Floral Perfection

I’m absolutely smitten by the wonderful floral fabrics used in Stella McCartney‘s and Valentino‘s Pre-Spring 13 collections. While they are very different, both collections illustrate perfection in their own way. I always admired Stella’s approach to fashion; clean silhouettes mixed with contemporary fabrics while Valentino’s appreciation of the female silhouette and exquisite workmanship is a dream. I went … Continue reading

DIY Fabric Bunting

With Spring arriving in Hong Kong, I had a BIG wardrobe clean out and invited my girlfriends for a Clothing Swop. It’s a fun and great way to get together, get rid of unwanted stuff and get a couple of new pieces without spending any money. Due to the small size of my apartment (25 square … Continue reading

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