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    SNL: Shoeville @ Bangsar Shopping Centre

    This week on our ‘Shop! in the Name Of Love’ segment, the spotlight is on Shoeville.  For the modern and self-confident woman who loves quality shoes, Shoeville has got you covered. The shop, founded by sisters Pauline and Celine Foh, carries various brands from Brazil. One might wonder, why Brazil? Pauline explains that made-in-Brazil shoes are actually of very high quality and it is with this focus in mind that they decided to bring the goodies to Malaysians. Why We <3 Brazilian Luxury. Shoeville prides itself on the luxurious shoes imported from Brazil and it’s a passion that clearly translates onto the faces of the sisters. During the intimate preview of…

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    Fashionable Photography Bags by Jo Totes

    Lugging your camera shouldn’t have to be a dowdy affair with masculine, generic looking photography bags!  Thanks to Jo Totes who’ve been helping photography-loving woman since 2009, each bag looks like a regular handbag or satchel but inside, it’s kitted out with all the necessary padding to keep your lenses, camera body and regular purse necessities in check. Whether you are traveling to exotic lands, heading out for a photo shoot or just getting on with your day, this is a safe but fashionable way to bring your gear with you. The main compartment of the bag is lined with padding (yep, the sides and the bottom too!) but the…

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    Louboutin’s 5 Shades of Nude To Suit Every Woman

    The same shade of nude may work on one but not on another. Louboutin susses out the problem for every lady. As far as fashion items go, nude pumps are a girl’s best friends as it elongates the legs beautifully. But a problem with many brands is that they carry only a single shade of nude, which rarely pairs well with the skin tone of the different women out there. One brand that has come out to address this conundrum is Christian Louboutin. Launched last month, the shoe designer’s new collection called The Nudes offers five different shades of “nude” from fair to dark. This is to help you to get…

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    A Calendar Full Of Fashion Forward Kitties

    Whether they’re showing us how Malaysian they are or if they’re livening up our Instagram feed; cats are truly a species of posh, style and swank. Though, these kitties below are in a league of their own… Say hello to when haute couture fashion meets kitties! Featured in United Bamboo’s annual cat calendar, these series of photographs depict fashionable feline models suited up in customised fashion pieces. Said kitty-sized garments are recreated off New York-based brand’s ready-to-wear runway looks from the yesteryears. Although this adorable campaign has actually been going on since 2010, the latest 2014 meow-velous calendar has taken on a different direction and will include images of runway…

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    SNL: Sereni & Shentel

    A headband can either make or break your look; take it from sweet to chic with this underrated accessory Over the years, it seems that the humble headband has taken a back seat while most women tend to focus on accessories such as earrings, necklaces, and bracelets – often neglecting that prime real estate that is our hair and the amazing things we can do with it to take your look to the next level. Which is why we’re currently obsessed with Shereni & Shentel headbands, a local brand created by two friends (Sereni Linggi and Shentel Lee) for their love of dressing up! Their passion is evident through their…

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    Fashion Report: Banana Republic Holiday Collection 2013

    If you’re looking for classic looks with chic, contemporary twists, then Banana Republic’s Holiday collection might be for you. Often praised for delivering modern and covetable apparels for both men and women, Banana Republic is a global lifestyle luxury brand has gotten themselves quite a reputation. Marking their 35th Anniversary this year, the brand once again shows us what they’re all about – impeccable designs, timeless quality and extreme versatility. All that comes in the form of their latest 2013 Holiday collection. Called Open For Joy, Banana Republic is definitely getting into the holiday spirit. Filled with comforting and classic Christmas colours, cozy sweaters, subtle prints and pretty party dress;…

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    Leehom to Launch Coach Concept Store in KL

    A man of many talents, our Eye Want Candy just got hotter as he’ll be in town this week! The award-winning singer, songwriter, record producer, actor and director who recently added the title of Coach ambassador for the men’s accessories collection in the regions of Mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Singapore under his belt will be in town to launch the new concept store in The Gardens Mall, Kuala Lumpur. Born and raised in New York, Leehom embodies the Coach brand to a tee as a true, modern, multicultural artist – and represents the chic New York fashion label and its profound history of style effortlessly. “I grew up in…

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    5 Things We Love From DVF Fall/Winter 2013 Collection

    It’s a heady mix of glam rock and even disco cool. Diane von Furstenberg celebrates all women with her latest collection.  She’s the woman credited for making the wrap dress what it is today and for the Fall 2013 collection, she returns to her roots with a few versions of the dress and more. Her collections are always about the women as she believes that “clothes are your friends.” Flattering cuts, trippy prints and feminine designs are what DVF is known for and the silhouette for this season is no different. This is what we love from DVF Fall/Winter 2013 dubbed ‘Glam Rock’. #1 Wrap Dresses When it comes to…

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    Ray-Ban To Launch Solid Gold Sunglasses

    It looks like the ordinary Ray-Ban, but this is new range is made from solid 18-karat gold! Call this the ultimate accessory but you’d be looking through one heck of a luxurious rose-tinted glass. It has been reported that Ray-Ban, the purveyor of cool shades, is producing limited edition aviator sunglasses made from gold. With a hefty price tag of $3,800 (approx. RM12,200) per pair, only 1,200 sunglasses will be available when it’s release next month. Each finished design of the gold series will feature a serial number on the inside of the temple to indicate its order in the limited edition collection. While it looks not far from the original…

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    How To Dress Up Like A Power Couple, No Matchy-Matchy!

    If there’s one thing worse than a public display of affection, it’s couples that dress alike down to their underwear. What? Couple tees are pretty sweet and perhaps, good for that one occasion but reality is, this is really a fashion no-no. Let’s just say it’s no longer cute when you and your other half are dressed in similar clothes all the time. Pink floral dress on you, pink floral shirt on him? It might have worked when you were young teens but dressing like a power couple has taken on a new meaning since then. For an idea on how to be that pretty darn good-looking couple that everyone…