How I Made my Prom Dress from Scratch

“Did it ever cross your mind that making your prom dress yourself could end up looking like a.) a bumblebee and b.) a Margherita pizza??”
(Yes.)

D I O R S H O W [A Review]

What’s made of silicone, is several inches long, and has a spiked tip? Diorshow Pump’n’Volume mascara, that’s what! (keeping things slightly PG, pLz) Let me get this straight – this isn’t your average run-of-the-mill black mascara that claims to be both a.) waterproof and b.) lengthening (although from past experience, waterproof on me is synonymous…

What has Heels and Looks Like a Disco Ball?

It’s been a while since we talked about footwear, so as a surprise, I present to you the sEXIesT, party-in-the-front-AND-the-back disco-ball pair of high heels I’ve ever footed the bill for. And have ever graced my shoe cabinet. And here’s the BEST PART – they’re covered in glitter from head to toe (you may grimace now)!…

My Worst Addiction

I’m a slave to chocolate, and by extension ice cream, cake, and a whole slew of sweet desserts. This holiday and particularly during my trip to Scandinavia during the past two weeks, it’s been getting worse, and the effects got quite noticeable. I didn’t like how slow and heavy my body felt from eating ice…

Home Economics 101

Ever since the chocolate cake, the oven has become one of our most-used pieces of equipment in the kitchen, second only to a tie between the rice cooker and the non-stick pan. The Realm of Textiles There was some leftover red crepe from last summer, two metres of navy lace from God knows when, and…

RUSSIA 2017 (Oct-Nov)

Photo Gallery To sum it up in three words: Buffet, Art, & Churches. Every breakfast: cold buffet table. Every dinner: black rye bread and margarine (always served piped in a dish), soup or salad, main course, and dessert. Buffet for lunch: thrice – once at Esse Jazz Club, where there was a live jazz band….

Chocolate Cake, Hyukoh, and King Krule

TBH, I actually made the colossal mistake of forgetting to add the butter (! pardon my French, but mon Dieu, j’étais un idiot), only realizing halfway through baking…

Victoria Gaol (大館), Central District

Once where Vietnamese leader Ho Chi Minh was imprisoned in the 1930s, today Victoria Gaol has been restored into Tai Kwun Centre for Heritage and Arts, retaining much of its existing architecture and of course, prison cells. Located in Central District on 10 Hollywood Road, the huge, colonial-style complex was renovated by the Hong Kong…