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    FashionValet Valentine’s Day Special: 2-Days Menswear Sale

    Don’t be selfish says (and shows) FashionValet.com; and we can’t help but eagerly oblige! In line with the season of love and romance, one of our most favourite SNL, FashionValet.com has done a bold move – they’ve turned their humble domain into your one-stop Valentine’s Day shopping hub for that special man in your life! Dubbed as the #DONTBESELFISH movement, FashionValet.com will strip down on February 10th and 11th for the happiness of your Valentines. Gone are the usual women’s items that shopaholics and fashionistas drool over, instead a wide array goodies dedicated to men lay in their places. This exclusive and specially curated gift section features renowned brands and…

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    SNL: MLxAC (by Melinda Looi and Amber Chia)

    It’s time to bring out your best red and oriental style attire, because Chinese New Year is coming soon! If you don’t have any attire of those sorts, worry not – just take a look at this newly launched MLxAC collection! Pronounced as ‘ML and AC,’ this specially created Chinese New Year Line is the brainchild of ward-winning fashion designer Melinda Looi and Malaysian supermodel Amber Chia. Aptly named as ‘Yuan: The Beauty of Serendipity’, the collection looks towards the Chinese Concept of the exact Chinese character 緣 (Yuan); which is explained as the “binding force” that connects two people together in any relationship. “Good fortune also refers to the…

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    SNL: Blaqmagik Lvrs

    This week’s SNL feature will have all the cool and punk-loving fashionistas squealing with glee – say hello to Blaqmagik Lvrs!  Based in Malaysia, Blaqmagik Lvrs is an online shopping destination filled with apparels that are edgy, fashion forward and won’t burn a hole in your wallets. In simple terms, and as quoted by Blaqmagik Lvrs themselves, “If you would love experimenting with fashion and never give a damn bout how common people thinks of your uncommon style, then we’ve got you covered.”   Why We <3 1. That Glam Gothic Touch! Punk, gothic, rock and all that unique jazz come alive at Blaqmagik Lvrs! From rockstar-like platform boots to in-season…

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    Fashion Friday: How To Pair Socks With Shoes

    Put your best foot forward and wear your socks right! Socks are really fun items to have in your wardrobe. Young and old can rock it fashionably, you just need a little know-how! From ankle length to long ones, frills and stocking, there are so many ways you can wear your favourite pair with various types of shoes. However, even though they are fun and versatile, not all socks go with every footwear; nor do they go with sandals! Here, the VenusBuzz team donned ours for this little guide on how to pair socks with shoes! Ankle Length + Booties Knee Length + Creepers Frills + Heels Foldover + Oxfords…

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    SNL: MySale

    For this week’s SNL, we take a look at the online shopping club that is MySale. While getting a lot of buzz recently, MySale has actually been around the Malaysian shopping scene for years. Operating as a members-only online shopping club, MySale is a virtual doorway to the World’s top brands at discounted prices! Part of the APACSALE Group (Australia: ozsale.com.au, New Zealand: nzsale.co.nz and Singapore: singsale.com.sg), MySale operates as an online clearance channel for big global brands; pretty much explaining the attainable price range of the genuine luxury items available on the site.   Why We <3: Affordable Branded Goods! MySale shows us that one needs not spend too much to…

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    [Infographics] How To Dress To Flatter Your Body Shape

    Are you apple, pear, boyish, curvy or full-busted? When it comes to looking fashionably good, the key is knowing what works for your body and how to play up on your biggest assets. The first step is to identify what is your body shape. Each of us is unique to our own individuality and this will be your greatest tool in the style game. After all, what’s important in fashion is the person wearing the clothes. This simple guide by Triactol can help us figure out our shape and the best kind of necklines, swimwear, dresses, jeans, tops and skirts to suit our body. Keep in mind these tips when…

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    Dresses Fit for Royalty: The Contemporary Malay Wedding Exhibit by Bernard Chandran

    Whether you’re looking for wedding gown inspirations or just discovering hidden jewels in Malaysia by taking the roads less travelled – head on to Pekan, Pahang for the Contemporary Malay Wedding Exhibit by Bernard Chandran at the Sultan Abu Bakar Museum! An exciting new exhibition curated by the internationally acclaimed fashion designer, Bernard Chandran explores the designer’s unique and contemporary interpretations of traditional wedding attire, through a discerning selection of his own past and present designs as well as related film footage, archive photography and text. Housed in the picturesque Sultan Abu Bakar Museum, in Pekan (the Royal town of Pahang state), the exhibition features some of Chandran’s most iconic bridal outfits…

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    SNL: MILKTEE.NU

    For this week’s Shop! In The Name Of Love segment, we feature the shop that has got all the basics covered well – Milktee (MILKTEE.NU) Milktee is an online shopping portal that offers quality, fashionable and designer-inspired clothing and items. Being in the industry since 2010, certainly has more reasons than one to intrigue their shoppers.   Why We <3 Get Your Basics Here! While most of us would squeal happily over quirky prints or go ga-ga for wild patterns, the truth is; basics will always be a girl’s best friend. Just think about it. Wouldn’t you need a pair of basic seamed leggings for that bold African Print top of yours? Or…

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    Do You Know The Different Types of ‘Tribal Prints’?

    On your skirt, dresses, shoes, and clutch, handbags… Tribal prints are everywhere! And who can blame them; these vibrant and attitude-filled patterns are just what the doctor ordered to make your wardrobe stand out and pop! Though, these patterned designs and motifs aren’t exactly named ‘tribal fashion’ – the proper way of describing prints like these would be ‘ethnically inspired prints.’ Additionally, there is more to this beloved design – not everything funky, vibrant and with patterns are simply categorised as ‘ethnically inspired.’ A certain print type is actually named and categorised according to its characteristics, such as its specific pattern styles, colour palettes, and flow! Don’t worry everyone, we were one of those…

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    Fashion Friday: How to Brave the Haze in Style

    UPDATES As of 5 PM yesterday, Malaysia’s Department of Environment declared 2 Very Unhealthy, 2 Unhealthy, 40 Moderate and only 5 Good areas in Malaysia in terms of air health level. Malaysia closed almost 200 schools yesterday until further notice for the sake of students’ safety. Meanwhile in Singapore, the country is facing its worst haze in history up to date – with Air Pollutant Index (API) reaching a whooping 371 yesterday. (source: AP) Holy haze! Equip yourself with essential fashion armours to fight the dreaded air condition. It’s been exactly a year since we wrote about the haze surrounding Malaysia, caused by the wood burning in Sumatera. The suffocating…