herworldplus.com Archives - 29 July 2014, Tuesday

  • Diner en Blanc Singapore 2014

    herworldplus.com 27 Jul '14, 7am

    SEE PHOTOS: Over 3000 guests, clad only in white, converged at Sentosa's Tanjong Beach on the evening of July 5, 2014, for one of the most-anticipated gastronomic highlights of the year: the Diner en Blanc Singapore. The novelty dining event, hosted by Perrier-Jouët, celebrated its th...

  • 3 #diet tips from a man who spent 15 years working out the easiest ways to stay slim & healthy #heal…

    3 food tips to stay slim and healthy

    herworldplus.com 21 Jul '14, 2am

    There is a lot of diet advice out there, like drinking a cup of hot water with lemon at the beginning of the day to kick start your metabolism. But one man has spent 15 years looking into different tips and facts on what to do to stay slim and healthy and has shared some of his findin...

  • "You won't believe what this world-famous artist can draw from memory." #SeeTheBigPictureSG... http…

    You won't believe what this artist can draw from memory

    herworldplus.com 15 Jul '14, 8am

    Drawing a detailed panoramic view of a city is difficult enough by sight. British architectural artist Stephen Wiltshire will be in Singapore later this month to do just that, but entirely from memory. British architectural artist Stephen Wiltshire - who is a savant with exceptional t...

  • Pre-Wimbledon Party 2014

    herworldplus.com 13 Jul '14, 1pm

    SEE PHOTOS: Serena Williams, Venus Williams, Ana Ivanovic, Maria Sharapova, Li Na, Eugenie Bouchard, Mischa Barton and more stars from the worlds of tennis and entertainment attended the WTA Pre-Wimbledon Party presented by Dubai Duty Free on June 19, 2014 at London's Kensington Roof ...

  • タイも実力のあるデザイナーがわんさからしい。ロンドンのセントマーチン出身でエイミー・ワインハウスのアルバムジャケで着られた人もいるって『10 Thai labels to know and love | herworldPLUS: 』

    10 Thai labels to know and love

    herworldplus.com 12 Jul '14, 1am

    Bold and quirky, Thailand's fashion designers march to their own beat. Here are the up-and-coming labels you need to know, including celebrity favourites Sretsis and Disaya Zooey Deschanel, Katy Perry, Rachel Bilson and Beyonce Knowles. Credit: Disaya The trendy Siam Paragon mall in B...

  • Who says kick scooters are only for children? We reviewed 5 adult #kickscooters:

    REVIEW: Adult Kick Scooters

    herworldplus.com 09 Jul '14, 11pm

    $385 (special edition in green or orange), $355 (black) from Betel Box and Life Cycle THE RIDE In terms of performance, the Xootr shone. It was one of the smoothest over flat surfaces – I travelled on it comfortably for 15 minutes. It went the farthest in a single kick, and smoothly m...

  • @imMichelleChong does 25 star jumps, 25 crunches & 25 push-ups for a quick workout. More tips: #Mi…

    Michelle Chong Interview

    herworldplus.com 09 Jul '14, 2am

    The actress-director-producer-artiste manager spills her strategies for juggling work and life. When we last met Michelle Chong in January 2013, she made a bold declaration: She wanted to learn how to do nothing at all. It was a brave resolution to make for a workaholic who wears many...

  • Don't go to #21, service rabak, food slow - 23 places to break fast during Ramadan | herworldPLUS:

    23 places to break fast during Ramadan

    herworldplus.com 04 Jul '14, 3pm

    The restaurant will be serving harira, a traditional Moroccan soup of tomatoes, chickpeas and lentils usually enjoyed during the month of Ramadan. It will be offering break fast or iftar set menus that will include a choice of starter and main course, and a dessert. Main courses here ...

  • Did you recently find a new sun spot on your face? Learn how get rid of hyperpigmentation #beautytip #skincare

    4 ways to deal with hyperpigmentation

    herworldplus.com 04 Jul '14, 7am

    IMAGE: Life-Foto/Westend61/Corbis Images Despite my diligence in applying sunblock from a young age, I’ve recently been told that I actually have a lot of brown spots waiting to emerge on my face. You see, I took a skin test that captured the layers under my skin. The test uses a comp...

  • O-oh. I think I found something that I wanna get my hands on soon. This is really bad.

    The most useful bag in the world gets reinvented

    herworldplus.com 27 Jun '14, 3pm

    Just about everyone I know has at least one Longchamp Le Pliage bag; I’ve got two of the Le Pliage Cuir (or leather) version. The fact that these bags can be handily folded up to save space is probably the most obvious reason why, but the long-lasting nylon and useful shoulder strap a...

  • Are you applying your #beauty products in the right order? Read our Step-by-step guide to the best #skincare routine

    Step-by-step guide to the best skincare routine

    herworldplus.com 26 Jun '14, 7am

    I don’t believe I’m the only one who gets confused with skincare steps. We all know that you start with a cleanser and somewhere along the line end with a moisturiser. As a rule of thumb, always apply the most water-based product in each category first, before proceeding to creamier o...

  • @Jackytsai chats about his new collab with us and more. http…

    The man behind Alexander McQueen's flowered skulls

    herworldplus.com 24 Jun '14, 4am

    Chinese artist Jacky Tsai chats about his floral skulls for Alexander McQueen, his Shanghai Tang collab and a new direction for his art London-based Shanghai native Jacky Tsai is best known as the creator of the first floral skull print (above) for the British luxury brand Alexander M...

  • #savezouk An ode to Zouk: @zouksingapore #zouk #clubbing #club #party

    #SaveZouk: An ode to Zouk

    herworldplus.com 23 Jun '14, 9am

    I remember the first time I went to Zouk, as though it was yesterday. It was the first time I was going clubbing. I had just turned 18 and the ‘A’ Levels were over. The world was my ‒ and my friends’ ‒ oyster. I usually remember what I wore to important events. That night, it was an o...

  • #StyleTip: How to wear easy slip-on shoes (mules!) without looking like a frumpy 'auntie'

    How can I wear high-heeled mules without looking like an auntie?

    herworldplus.com 22 Jun '14, 5am

    High-heeled mules have made a high-fashion comeback of late, with various versions dotting the runways of fashion labels such as Altuzarra and The Row in recent seasons. The trick to making sure you do not look like an auntie making her way to the supermarket is to pick a pair with a ...

  • i.t Orchard Gateway store opening

    herworldplus.com 22 Jun '14, 4am

    SEE PHOTOS: Multi-label boutique i.t opened its third three-floor store in Singapore on June 13, 2014 at the new Orchard Gateway shopping centre, located in-between 313@Somerset and Orchard Central. Tastemakers and fashionistas from the likes of Hong Kong celebrity Charlene Choi, Rosa...

  • Tiffany & Co. Champs-Elysées Paris store opening |

    herworldplus.com 22 Jun '14, 3am

    SEE PHOTOS: Tiffany & Co. opened its flagship Paris store on the historic Champs-Élysées with an exclusive party hosted by the President of Tiffany & Co. Frederic Cumenal and Managing Director, Marc Jacheet. Jessica Biel, Hilary Swank, Emmanuelle Seigner, Melanie Doutey, Marina Hands,...

  • Hermaphrodite says ‘my husband never knew’ | herworldPLUS

    Hermaphrodite says ‘my husband never knew’ |

    herworldplus.com 21 Jun '14, 2pm

    For the first eight years of my life, I had no idea I was different. At a week old, I had been placed in a shoebox and left on the steps of a convent in the UK. Someone had scrawled “freak” on the side of the box. I was raised by the nuns at the convent and wasn’t encouraged to be cur...

  • Agree with our pick of the top 5 hottest @FIFAWorldCup soccer players? SEE LIST: #hunks #soccer #EyeCandy

    Top 5 sexiest World Cup soccer players

    herworldplus.com 17 Jun '14, 10am

    Not going to lie, we’re sick of soccer shenanigans – and we still have a month to go of this World Cup madness. The only thing fuelling us through office pantry talk on penalty kicks and advantage rules? Keeping ourselves entertained by side-eyeing the glut of glutes on display. In no...

  • 5 cute outfits for every workout: #workout #nike #reebok #puma #lululemon #underarmour

    5 cute outfits for every workout

    herworldplus.com 17 Jun '14, 9am

    When the gym is your second home, it’s helpful that your sports bra and tank top come as one piece like the Under Armor Studio Rave N Flow Tank top. You cut down on laundry and avoid situations in which you forgot to bring either. The slim cut, T-back helps with mobility and the bra’s...

  • WATCH: The best #sunglasses this summer? The oversized styles, like these from @Fendi!

    Summer must-have: Oversized sunglasses are totally wearable

    herworldplus.com 17 Jun '14, 7am

    SINGAPORE EXCLUSIVE - Bigger is better: Thanks to its unique “double frame” effect, these supersized sunglasses from Fendi are an instant statement-making accessory. Meet the retro-inspired Fendi colour block sunglasses, one of the top summer must-haves this season. Canadian singer Ki...

  • 10 style statements from Charlene Choi @choisaaa #charlenechoi #itsingapore #itsgp

    10 style statements from Charlene Choi

    herworldplus.com 16 Jun '14, 9am

    Charlene Choi in Izzue top and bottom. Credit: Lynette Chen Time seems to have forgotten about Charlene Choi. The Hong Kong star – and one half of Cantopop duo Twins – debuted in 2001, but more than 10 years later, she appears to be not a day older than the fresh-faced teenager she wa...

  • Hermaphrodite says ‘my husband never knew’ |

    herworldplus.com 16 Jun '14, 5am

    For the first eight years of my life, I had no idea I was different. At a week old, I had been placed in a shoebox and left on the steps of a convent in the UK. Someone had scrawled “freak” on the side of the box. I was raised by the nuns at the convent and wasn’t encouraged to be cur...

  • Is your boss crazy? Here are some tips on how to deal ... #worktips #crazybosses

    How to deal with your boss’ strange requests |

    herworldplus.com 16 Jun '14, 5am

    SCENARIO #1: PICKING UP HER MEALS What’s acceptable: Occasionally getting your boss’s coffee order on your way to work. What’s absurd: Being asked to pick up her groceries after office hours. The first makes you look dependable and caring. The second makes you look like a doormat. Tur...

  • Hello Kitty turns 40 with 3 huge events in the States! #hellokitty

    Hello Kitty turns 40 with 3 huge events

    herworldplus.com 16 Jun '14, 1am

    Hello Kitty turns 40 ©PR Newswire Iconic Japanese cartoon cat Hello Kitty is set to star in her very first fan convention as well as an extensive museum exhibition in the US to celebrate her 40th birthday. Featuring unique collaborations and limited edition commemorative products, “He...

  • Spend or splurge: 18 flat #shoes to chase away your Monday blues!

    Spend or splurge: 18 flat shoes for all occasions

    herworldplus.com 16 Jun '14, 1am

    Much as I love my high heels, I’m sure that most women will concur that on busy days, only the most comfortable shoes will do. The best part? You don't have to sacrifice style for comfort, thanks to these stylish finds. Even the petite need not despair of abandoning that height advant...

  • Easy breakfast recipes to try

    herworldplus.com 14 Jun '14, 11pm

    Prep these two delicious morning treats for the family, ready in 30 minutes or less. Chestnut, Pecan and Maple Muffins Makes 8 INGREDIENTS 200g or 2 cups all-purpose flour 100g or cup caster sugar 2 tsp cream of tartar, sift if lumpy 1 tsp baking soda, sift if lumpy 1/2 tsp salt 60g o...

  • More playtime with felines - #Singapore's second cat cafe to open in early May #catcafe

    Second cat cafe in Singapore to open at Bugis Village

    herworldplus.com 13 Jun '14, 3pm

    Second cat cafe in Singapore TheCatCafe to open in early May at Bugis Village. Image: TheCatCafe Cat lovers can look forward to another hangout featuring free-roaming felines that are former strays. Following the opening of Singapore's first cat cafe Neko no Niwa ("cat garden" in Japa...

  • Handmade in Singapore: Shop for jewellery, jams, postcards & more from 10 fab brands

    Handmade in Singapore: 10 homegrown brands to shop for

    herworldplus.com 10 Jun '14, 6am

    Thus, six years ago, she turned her kitchen in her three-bedroom house in Sydney - where she was based then, while working in public relations - into a "big beauty laboratory". In it, she experimented with ingredients such as mint, olive oil, lemon, green tea and brown rice - which ha...

  • SINGAPORE RECIPE: Nonya Dumplings

    herworldplus.com 10 Jun '14, 5am

    1 Heat a wok. Add the ingredients for the rice and fry over medium heat until golden-brown and fragrant. Set aside to cool. 2 Wash the wok. Heat 6 tbsp of peanut oil then stir-fry the shrimp for about 1min until fragrant. Stir in the XO sauce and sambal belacan, then add the rest of t...

  • @taylorswift13 and #toyota? Here's three Swiftie collabs you never expected!

    3 random Taylor Swift collaborations you never expected

    herworldplus.com 10 Jun '14, 3am

    As pretty as Taylor looks in red, she seems to be a little too obsessed with the colour, no? Image: AKM-GSI/Splash News/Corbis Internationally famous country-pop starlet Taylor Swift writes her own chart-topping hits, frequently gets photographed with her rotating gallery of famous be...