Oriental Modern Beauty ft. Fan Bing Bing

Fan Bingbing by Chen Man for Marie Claire China January 2015

This shoot ticks all my boxes.

✓ Asian natural lines and simple curves

✓ Fabrics with crystal / gold embellish

✓ Intricate headpiece

✓Gradient / ombre lips for a Japanese Doll modern trend look

✓ Lace and tassels

✓ And finally her luminous fair skin

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The red tassels which looks to be dropping off the headpiece reminds me of the Shanghai Opera traditional headpiece. The tassels seem to sit as a halter tie attached to the dress rather, but still, I really love the traditional wear reference!



Haute Couture Week


Rebel Mouse 


Marie Claire China

Chen Man Photography

Sina Media

Beach Planning`

Planned a nice trip with my girls but last minute got cancelled.

I don’t mind but just wanted to share my pack. :)

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Labels: Glassons (dress), Big W (bikini), Daiso (fan), Famous Footwear (sandalls), Glassons (hat), Unknown Korean (button blouse)

Fav item: Fan $2.80 from Daiso kekek

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I have a fetish for Asian oriental prints


Always healthy to have double the sunprotection (cc cream and suncream) and face mist to hydrate that beautiful face.

Keep a book at your side! I hate reading but this fashion book totally keeps me hooked heheh

Keep the SUMMER FEVER going~ Stay cool guys! xoxo

Are your jeans in distress or are your lens giving you stress?


This girl does it right! #asianblogger <33

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[REVIEW] #SFW Seoul Fashion Week SS 2015 : SOULPOT STUDIO


SHOWCASE : 10.19 Sunday

Opened with skyscrapers and noisy background sounds to soft tones of eery dreary tunes made me wake up to its metallics and boxy shapes. They gave me a monochromatic metallic futuristic mood.

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1. That green looks so fab on the runway. Sheek and Shiny! On the runway the pants look linen but I don’t know my fabrics to exactly pinpoint it.

2.This bumper jacket came out priceless for me. I love the combination of mesh or small window panned sleeves with clear soft PVC revealing blurred soft metallic sky blue! <3

3. That sleeveless trenchie / jacket moved so well down that runway. The lighting gave it the extra metallic kick! Gave it a very “ready-to-wear / easy-to-wear” loose-fit style.

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1. That pop of purple is perfect but I am not too keen on the shape nor material. Hopefully it’s not as itchy as it looks. That random band on the skirt gives it extra shape. What do u think? Random or not?

2. So what does this remind u of? Reminds me of Japanese designs. That bando placed across the chest and through to the armpits is a bit random but I adore it. It gives the top more edge and innovation. And that skirt.. How it moves on the runway is to die for! I love skirts that can do that!

3. The top’s texture is what appeals to me first over the metallic bando and the skirt. I would prefer without the bando but I still like it with. The side flaps would have been better discarded but it’s not too much of a problem as they’re subtly on the side. I just love the layered front. Mesh and pure white silk or cotton? Yes plz!!! Just gives it its slim sophisticated shape in her legs.

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If you have known me by now, you would notice I love a bit of leg and inconsistency while still convey feminine and sophistication. The above three are my favourite outfits from this runway! I love thick jackets / trenchies, lots of legs from an open top, skirt, dress or cape and one slim leg from a random cut dress.

Check out the whole runway below.

What are your thoughts?


PHOTOS by Angelo Shin


Trendy (Youtube)


Seoul Fashion Week

Houndstooth (aka David Jones) Day` Ft. Emily Hinton


Rocks Riverside Park,
Seventeen Mile Rocks QLD

Photographer: Leon Pham 

Associates: Kim Byung Jun (10PerPeople)

Stylist: Theresa Chung

Model: Emily Hinton (emerging Brisbane model)

Labels: Model owned (hat, flatforms), unknown Korean (lace shirt), Ice Design (dress)

I’m in love with Bamboo. In love with Asian Oriental! kekek

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[REVIEW] #SFW Seoul Fashion Week SS 2015 : Ordinary People


Show case: 10.17 Friday

Not bad not bad. There’s a few statement cut and fits that caught my eye.

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I’m very keen on this elbow wide sleeve. It shows that men can even pull it off.

The thick cuffed hem of the shorts is pretty attractively revealing too.

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Trenchies for SS? heheh I’m a huge fan of trenchies esp with a cool plain colour or a print. The polka dot I love too keke

To my male lovelies, hit or miss?

To see more of the collection check out INAPAD.com

Check out the below video for the runway.


Photos by Angelo Shin


Trendy (Youtube)


Seoul Fashion Week