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    Style Squad

    So here’s some pretty major news – Ottie and I made the Zalora x Wear Style Squad! We’re really stoked about it and can’t wait to show off our new wardrobe. I’m feeling really happy for Ottie, since he’s been wanting for new kicks forever now that his go-to slip ons are wearing out, among other staples which he sorely needs. Also, it’s a major boost to his newly-created sartorial account – it only seemed natural that all his human-tripod-stand-in photos while I composed my outfit shots be archived somewhere. Barely made it. I come in at #9 while Ottie follows in my wake. I don’t think he’s come to terms with the…


    We the Citizens

    We the Citizens is a project that a friend, Meng, recently started in an effort to find the good in the little things that make a Singaporean. Having been rediscovering my love of home, it was a no-brainer when Meng invited my participation in this interesting project. Jesca lived in the area, and I was glad that she was keen to support this too. Photo from We the Citizens. My take on how fortunate I am to be held to the same expectations as my brother. Singapore is not perfect, and gender inequality persists just as it does worldwide, but I’m grateful for the culture that shaped my parents’ ideologies into consciously choosing…


    Links à la Mode: May 22nd, 2014

    I’ve been featured yet again in this week’s Links à la Mode Weekly Roundup at IFB! Am very excited to be among such a tightly curated set of links this week. ♥ Fashion Reality This week, it took me a long, long time to curate the links, not because of lack of quality, but because there were so many interesting topics to explore. Look Sharp Sconnie, let her facial hair grow to make a point about femininity and documented it beautifully. Vic Styles pondered if you wear the same clothes, can you be stylish? My Fashion S/ash Life found some remarkably stylish gents. And Pupuren discussed the phenomenon of photographing oneself,…