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CELEBRITIES

Inspiring Women: Jessica Alba

I saw this photo of Jessica Alba shot a month ago in Singapore at the Social Star Awards. She rocked the carpet in a structured white Zuhair Murad dress, white pointy heels with an asymmetrical front strap and wore her hair down with big beachy curls. I cannot begin to …

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CELEBRITIES

Inspiring Women: Audrey Hepburn

As a Finalist in the 2013 Singapore Blog Awards for Nanyang Optical Best Lifestyle Blog, we were asked to write a post on what or who inspires us from the 60’s. This is a themed challenge that is in line with this year’s blog awards. Looking back at the 60s, …

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CELEBRITIES

10 Things I Didn’t Know About Margaret Thatcher (1925-2013)

Three days ago, on April 8, 2013, The Baroness Thatcher passed away from stroke.  Apart from being the longest serving British Prime Minister of the 20th century and the only woman who held that office, I don’t really know much about this fascinating, yet quirky, woman. She was famous for …

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WOMEN WHO LAUNCH

Women Who Launch: Human Nature Singapore

Christine Buyco-Sy, 34 Owner & Director, Human Nature Singapore One word comes to mind when I met Christine for this interview: Tenacious. Her never-give-up attitude has seen her life through many personal milestones from being a young Filipina uprooting to a foreign country (Singapore), attaining a Master’s degree from NUS …

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BEAUTYCELEBRITIES

Nicole Kidman’s Beauty Secrets for Looking Beautiful Over 40

Nicole Kidman is another Hollywood A-lister (read Julianne Moore’s Beauty Secrets for Looking Beautiful Over 40) famed for her red locks and alabaster skin, and who hardly looks a day over thirty. I don’t recall ever seeing a photograph of Nicole Kidman with blemished skin or being heavily caked with …

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WOMEN WHO LAUNCH

Women Who Launch: Green Living

Delphinia Tam-Lower, 36 and Militza Maury, 34 Founders, Green Living [Delphinia (mom (2) + lawyer)] + [Militza (mom(2) + fashion designer)] = entrepreneurial success formula based on friendship and a mutual passion for eco-friendly living.  The story of two friends who met over the internet and shared a passion for …

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WOMEN WHO LAUNCH

Women Who Launch: Pure Tincture

Helen Lien, 36 Founder & Managing Director, Pure Tincture Helen Lien started her career as an Airport Engineer working for Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore, manning technical engineering business at Changi Airport Terminal 3. As an Honors graduate in Bachelor of Science (Building) from National University of Singapore with a …

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BEAUTYCELEBRITIES

Julianne Moore’s Beauty Secrets for Looking Beautiful Over 40

I am always in awe when I see photographs of Julianne Moore.Her Celtic alabaster skin, set against her fiery red head of hair, is fabulously fair and translucent. At age 52, Julianne’s complexion is better than an average mid-30 year old. Which means, her skin has not aged since the …

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WOMEN WHO LAUNCH

Women Who Launch: J. Lingnau Jewelry

Joanna Lingnau, 37 President & Designer, J. Lingnau Jewelry Joanna Lingnau is a Chicago-based fine jewelry designer from Bainbridge Island, Washington who uses recycled metals and precious stones in her jewelry creations. Having recently moved to Singapore from Chicago, IL with her husband and two daughters, I met Joanna at …

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INTERVIEW WITH

Interview With: A Part-Time Artist Who Held Her First Solo Art Exhibition

Adeline Tan 28, Full-time graphic designer & part-time artist With a great affinity for canines, young artist Adeline Tan recently held her first solo charity art exhibition creatively titled I Love You So Mutt. Having briefly met Adeline, she comes across as demure, soft-spoken and of the introverted sort. Like …

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