October 31, 2014

With more and more foreign fashion brands opening stores in the country, some have been saying there are fewer reasons to travel abroad. The brands they like are available locally and priced competitively.…

October 31, 2014

Unlike most global jewelry brands, Bali-based American jewelry brand John Hardy sets itself apart from the competition by employing ancient Balinese techniques such as hammering, carving and even weaving strips of silver and gold, and combining them with…

October 31, 2014

‘I’ve always wanted a woman,” said BenCab with an almost deadpan expression. I didn’t have to bait him into saying it. He obviously knew it was a sound bite I wanted to get as we sat down to…

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Temporary tattoos are today’s trendy jewelry »

If you see a beautifully decked out girl these days, make sure you take a second look before complimenting her bracelet or necklace—they could…


More to love at makeup brand’s new outpost »

There are three Shu Uemura products I can’t live without; I make sure I always have them on my dresser. …

Paris: Bad time-keeper Rihanna is early at Dior »

After turning up at Balmain's show after everyone had left, Barbadian superstar Rihanna arrived this time at Friday's Christian Dior show before hardly anyone had arrived.…

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Singer Rihanna poses for photographers before Dior's ready-to-wear fall/winter 2014-2015 fashion collection presented in Paris, Friday, Feb.28, 2014. AP

Calma’s fundamental art »

Architect Ed Calma has become synonymous with minimalism. His design revolves around geometry, nature, void spaces and materials. …

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ALL ABOUT THE VIEWS  The canopied deck sits high commanding views of the lake and volcano. Philippe Starck’s sofa is the perfect match. Photo by Romain Rivierre