November 17, 2018Being sworn at in public and told to lock up her children at home instead of bringing them out are just some of the abuses Joyce Lim has had to contend with as the mother of two sons who have developmental impairment. Her second child Clifford Kang who is 23 years old has ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) and her youngest...
November 16, 2018
Step into Cambodia and you will feel as though you have stepped back into time a little bit. It has the feel of how our country used to be, maybe two decades ago. It’s a nice feeling, though. As the pace is a bit slower, you don’t feel the stress of everything moving way too fast.
The place visited in Cambodia is Siem Reap...
November 15, 2018
Innovative design meets comfort with furniture from revolutionary Australian brand, KingLiving, who unveiled their newest product, one of its iconic sofas reimagined, the Jasper II, designed for living.
Known for its modern design, flexibility and versatility that goes with any interior style or space size, Jasper is more than...
November 14, 2018De Beers unveiled its new luxury concept boutique at Suria KLCC, located on the retail podium Petronas Tower 3, in an event attended by about 60 distinguished guests and members of the media, including celebrities Karena Teo, Anjoe Koh, Serena Choong and Daniel Tan.
November 13, 2018On the mystical island of Langkawi, nestled in the heart of a 10-million-year-old rainforest, The Datai Langkawi resort has always been seen as an unparalleled luxury destination. Since its inception in 1993, the resort has ranked among the top 10 in the world, and held steadfastly to the number one position on the island for many years....
November 12, 2018An intimate group of fashion enthusiasts attended an afternoon tea session hosted by Judith Leiber and Hidaya International at The Library, Ritz Carlton Kuala Lumpur, in an event which involved a first-time collaboration with both brands.
November 12, 2018Since the company was founded in 1839, Patek Philippe has paid close attention to its feminine clientele, winning the hearts of sophisticated female customers.
Among them was Queen Victoria, and in 1868, the brand crafted the first Swiss-made wristwatch for a Hungarian countess, and the manufacture’s first strikework wristwatch in...
October 23, 2018Versatile and talented in his acting, actor Lawrence Wong was named as Montblanc Malaysia’s first Friend of the Brand. The Malaysian actor has proven his incredible ability to take on numerous different roles in the television and film industry in Malaysia, as well as in Singapore and Thailand.
In 2016, Lawrence decided to take a...
October 22, 2018Luxury skincare and makeup brand, Cle de Peau Beaute showcased its Beauty and Beyond campaign, running for the second consecutive year. The campaign celebrates and honours the beauty of Malaysian women, highlighting six exceptional women who have overcome challenges to make a name for themselves.
October 19, 2018World Sight Day took place this month (Oct 11) and it’s a time we should think about our vision and our eyes. An estimated 1.2 billion people don’t have access to glasses, according to one report and it is said that over 75% of the world’s vision-impaired are avoidably so.
October 18, 2018As the first Banyan Tree property to open in Malaysia and having stayed at Banyan Tree Phuket some time ago, it was with great anticipation when I arranged to have lunch at the Horizon Grill in the new Banyan Tree Kuala Lumpur which opened in July with Lim Wei-Ling, the doyenne of contemporary art in Malaysia.
October 15, 2018Shiseido celebrated the launch of its exciting new lineup of makeup with a swanky soiree which included familiar faces in the Malaysian social scene, as well as media and makeup enthusiasts.
October 15, 2018It’s rare in a traditional Japanese organisation to have a female as its head, but with more than 20 years in the cosmetics industry, Elaine Too was indeed the perfect choice for Shiseido.
October 4, 2018Montblanc was founded in 1858 by Charles-Yvan Robert in the Saint-Imier valley, and the brand’s history is intertwined with that of Minerva’s. As early as the 1880s, Minerva was known for its precise timekeepers, for example its innovative golden pocket watches that could be wound without a key.
October 3, 2018A momentous milestone to mark Audemars Piguet’s latest addition to watchmaking firsts, the brand presents the Royal Oak RD#2, the world’s thinnest Selfwinding Perpetual Calendar at just 6.3mm thick.
October 1, 2018Speed and innovation go hand in hand, making successful partnerships between watchmakers and motorsports almost a given. Such is the case with Bell & Ross, who are celebrating a third year of partnership with the Renault Sport Formula One Team.
September 28, 2018The Serpent, a mystical legendary icon for mystery and seduction has been depicted in many an art form over the centuries. As a work of art you can wear on your person, no brand does it better than Bvlgari – its interpretation of the iconic has graced watches and jewellery for decades.
September 27, 2018When it comes to living the lives of the rich and famous, most of the time we look at their clothes, bags, jewellery and shoes.
But look closer and you’ll see that true wealth and opulence are often shown in a more subtle form – casually worn on their wrists.
Whether they have a penchant for grand complications or adore...
September 25, 2018It is an industry that dates back to the very first sundial, created in 1500 BC as a means of measuring time.
For centuries, man has strived to refine this science, through the invention of clocks that would be made smaller and smaller until they could finally be worn on one’s wrist.
Over time, inventors and designers have...
September 24, 2018Our selection of the best luxury timepieces include the aesthetically beautiful, the technologically innovative and the pieces which embody both time-honoured watchmaking craftsmanship paired with modern techniques.
September 18, 2018Montblanc Malaysia launched its new vintage exploration-inspired 1858 Collection to celebrate the 160th anniversary of the Minerva Manufacture with an event crafted in the form of a discovery trail.