Jewel Purpose
Fashion / Jewellery

Jewel Purpose

The last few years have seen jewellery becoming the statement accessory. More so, in fact, than the ubiquitous ‘it’ bags and statement shoes. Bold eye-catching baubles regularly crop up in front rows at fashion shows, on fashionistas and celebrities. The right piece can dress up an outfit and cement your style, and it can say … Continue reading

The Colour of Beauty
Beauty

The Colour of Beauty

It’s not uncommon in Asia to come across a fair skin bias. Children grow up harangued by parents to stay out of the sun for fear of becoming darker – the implication being that darker skin makes one less attractive. The association of white skin to beauty has been culturally and historically ingrained throughout human … Continue reading

Lady in Red
Beauty

Lady in Red

‘Tis the season! Red, red everywhere! Santa outfits, tree trimmings, Rudolph’s nose… It’s a colour loaded with symbolism and connotations- love, rage, passion, birth, weddings, and Christmas! If you’re a woman considering adding a bit of festive colour to your wardrobe this holiday season but a Mrs Claus outfit isn’t what you had in mind, … Continue reading