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    SNL: Spanish Fashion Brand Trucco Now In Malaysia

    Trucco brings on some Spanish vibes to Malaysian shoppers. Offering looks with a chic touch and attractive designs, Trucco is a 100% Spanish brand that has over 25 years of experience in the fashion industry in its homeland. Aspiring to help you differentate yourselves with creativity and style, the women’s wear brand specialises in fashion for those who have a penchant for pretty embroideries, impeccable prints and cuttings that flow. As mentioned by the fashion brand themselves: “The Trucco woman ins an urban and coquette individual, a woman for which age is not the key concern; however she does like to feel young.” Whether it is urban looks for office…

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    SNL: Anntidote

    We are at awe with Anntidote’s unique handmade bags. Established in 2014 by homegirl Ann Tan, Anntidote is a boutique studio designing collections of handmade, one-of-a-kind, bags. Ranging from couture to basics, Anntidote bags are created from scratch and designed by what best narrates the style and personality of a person. Why We <3 Can’t Find Them Anywhere Else Handmade by Ann herself, these bags are truly one in a million. Come on now, where else can you find a cool shoulder bag like this: Or a clutch like this: To put it simply, these bags are all set to turn heads — and we’re quite sure that they’ll do…

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    Putting T.U.K Footwear on a Pedestal

    If you’re looking to upgrade your look without having to buy an entire new wardrobe, perhaps you should be looking to your feet instead Sugar skulls. Glitter. Flowers. Oil Slick. Polka dots. It’s amazing what a good pair of statement shoes can do for you; just imagine swapping your usual boring flats to a pair of trendy creepers – immediate freshness! You still get the comfort of walking around in flats, plus the added inches that come along with wearing this oh-so-right-now footwear. And when talking statement footwear, no one does it quite as good as T.U.K Footwear which produces original footwear inspired by underground culture. Originally from England in the…

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    SNL: FashionablyKL Shopping Bazaar ‘POP-UP STORE’

    ‘Look Global, Buy Local’ with the FashionablyKL Shopping Bazaar  As Kuala Lumpur Fashion Week 2014 (KLFW2014) draws nearer, we have bear good news to all you fashion forward folks – a Pop-Up store will be set up to offer you ready-to-wear apparels fresh off the annual fashion extravaganza! Essentially a shopping bazaar, the FashionablyKL Pop-Up store is set from May 22 to 25 2014 at Lot10 (Concourse Floor). The space aims to act as a platform for Malaysia designer labels to showcase their apparels, shoes and accessories, as well as the chance for shoppers to satiate their cravings from the annual fashion show. To give you an idea of what to expect, just know that these well-known designers…

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    7 Pretty Printed Things To Get From Monki

    First in Malaysia and first in South East Asia! KL welcomes the arrival of Monki. There’s a danger in being spoilt with many choices. For us Malaysians, the danger is too many new malls coming up coupled with cool fashion brand hitting our shores. Yet, not big enough a pocket for a satisfying spending! Today marks the official opening of Scandinavian brand Monki at Nu Sentral and we’ll be the first to admit that we were this close to blowing our paycheque at the special preview last night. In terms of price-point, we’ll put Monki as slightly higher than H&M. Fashion-wise; Monki adopts a funky approach with lots of quirky prints…

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    Body Frock: Sexy Dresses That Make You Look A Size Smaller

    It’s a known fact that dressing right could make you look slimmer than you actually are, just as wearing baggy clothes can exaggerate your less flattering bits Forget Spanx and all these other extra bobs and pieces..wouldn’t it be great to have a shop that designed ready-made flattering clothes (especially dresses) for us curvaceous ladies? Well, our prayers have been answered – Body Frock dresses are engineered to enhance our finest features thanks to special control lining. According to the artistic director of Body Frock, Melanie Davis, the inside lining should fit slim and taught like a corset. “I make clothes that women want to put on and men want to take…

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    SNL: New Look

    UK’s high street fashion brand, NEW LOOK makes its presence felt this week on our SNL feature! New Look is a British fashion retailer that carries stylish pieces in affordable prices. It has approximately 1,104 stores worldwide and ships to 120 countries across the globe, now we welcome New Look to Malaysia via Zalora. Why We <3 Reasonable & Trendy Items There’s no doubt about New Look’s fashion appeal as the brand provides key catwalk and celebrity-inspired looks. And might we add, at wallet-friendly prices too! Dresses start at RM89* onwards, tops go from RM59* for a printed vest while blazers are available from RM119* to RM155*.  *All prices are…

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    SNL: byJap

    This week’s SNL is an awesome sock maestro, and so much more! Fairly new into the shopping scene in Malaysia, byJap is an online webstore that offers shoppers hand picked and up to date fashion accessories that will have you grinning from ear to ear. Their specialty include trendy clutches, cool sunnies and awesome socks. Why We <3 Socks, socks everywhere! If you’re a sock lover then you are in luck – byJap has a wide and exclusive array of socks that are made in Korea. And we mean it when we say ‘wide array’. From cool superhero inspired pieces to pretty lace darlings; the socks offered over at byJap will make…

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    Last Minute Christmas Shopping at Pavilion KL

    It’s the eve of Christmas, but you’ve been busy busting your butt at work until the very last minute and guess what – you haven’t gotten presents for anyone! Not to worry, that’s when you pop by a one-stop shopping center that has something for everyone regardless of your budget, and there’s no better than Pavilion Kuala Lumpur smack in the middle of town. First up, breathe. Look around you and get into the mood of things with all the festive decorations around. Next, grab a Toffee Nut Latte and you’re all ready to start power shopping! 1. For the Young: Superdry (4.03.00, Level 4) Having unveiled its first store recently, this…

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    First Look: Dr. Martens Opens in Pavilion Kuala Lumpur

    Time to rock n’ roll with purveyors of iconic British footwear! Dr. Martens have just set up their second physical store in Malaysia at none other than Pavilion, Kuala Lumpur complete with this season’s collection, housing the exclusive ‘Made in England’ range, Refine, Reinvented and Rugged collections – just to name a few. The popular brand which initially began as a homage to the British working class with boots styled to mimick the working man, has since evolved and adapted into various subcultures, bringing together the mods, glam, punks, ska, psychobillies, grebos, goths, industrialists, nu-metal, hardcore, straight-edge and grunge into a league of extraordinary individuals. Known for its ‘AirWair’ cushioning,…