• OUTFITS,  TRAVELOGUE

    Patriot

    To tell the truth, I’m a little envious about the intensity of patriotism certain people possess. It’s a trait not often seen in Singapore, although perhaps it may have something to do with a certain panopticon effect inevitable when everyone is separated by no more than six degrees in this little red dot… I don’t know if I can say that I’m proud to be Singaporean, when being a citizen of this country was achieved merely through a series of coincidences which enabled me to be born to parents birthed to the children of immigrants who happened to make the trip down from China so many years ago. I can,…

  • OUTFITS

    Throwback to Winter

    I’ve been putting off my travel photos for way too long now, and am going to attempt interspersing them with more recent ones just so that these photos find relief from languishing in the deep recesses of my archives. This was probably my first outfit photo back in the Ottie’s hometown in February this year. I think I was very excited to see the snow, because we’d visited during the ebb of winter and had been warned multiple times that I may not be able to have my winter wedding. I liked the notion because it alliterates. Stole myself a boyfriend sweater for winter. It was lovely to stand in between…

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    Mata Ne, Japan + Expenditure

    As with all journeys, our time in the land rising sun had come to an inevitable end. We made a stopover at Vietnam, and I got some outfit shots taken. Oh you’re trying to take an #OOTD? Here have some random people in the background. We also had an overpriced Burger King meal. And plane food. It was okay. Wearing Zara cardigan GU hat Dresslink dress Spurr shoes Outfit photos assisted by Shasha & Ruru. P.S. here’s my expenditure list if anyone is interested in using it to plan your itinerary to Japan. Total expenditure was about SGD $2,800 for 10 days, although I’m sure it’s do-able with a smaller budget if one…