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High Street meets Elm Street: Haute Couture Halloween

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Halloween is up next in the Celebrations Calendar. Many in Singapore are already in deep depression as the Zoo cancelled the annual haunted night festivities and instead, opted for unscary (bo-o-oring) Deepavali to celebrate. To these never-say-die fans and eternal … Continue reading

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My Bollywood Body Double Day

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My lovely neighbour, N, invited me for a ladies’ lunch, theme Bollywood. We had to dress up as our favourite female star for the event. For the next few weeks the prospect of the lunch buzzed like a mildly annoying … Continue reading

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Hermès! Je t’adore! Je parle français! Mais Oui!

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Allo! Allo! After many days I pushed myself to exercise and was rewarded with an unexpected treat! My gym happens to be located in a wonderful shopping mall which constantly delights by showcasing events around lunchtime. This one was outstanding … Continue reading

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Shi Huangdi sends army to Singapore

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A general, an archer, the First Emperor’s chariot and some of his belongings which he carefully packed for his afterlife are in Singapore for a bit. (At the Asian Civilisation Museum’s special exhibition, on till October 16th this year) The … Continue reading

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This Store Is Now Closed. Borders fenced up.

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So Borders shuts shop at Wheelock House. It was a lovely in-between location for my Orchard Road trysts. Loads of books, comfy chairs (ok – very few, much sought after comfy chairs*), staff who didn’t mind moochers, and loads of … Continue reading

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