Tag: fashion

Fashion for PWDs gaining ground with Elisa Lim’s Will and Well

When the passion for fashion originates from a heart full of compassion, what comes out are clothes of unparalleled distinction. Clothing that any person with a disability can be proud of is what fashion design student Elisa Lim created after she capped off her final-year project for...

Arresting looks: Russian protests get a fashion twist

Pictures by Yury Kadobnov. Video by Ivana Jurisa by Anna MALPAS In cropped jeans and a cream sweatshirt, Alina Muzychenko would easily blend into a central Moscow crowd. But her bright pink socks are quietly subversive -- patterned with a drawing of riot police holding hands. The...

Malaysian singer Yuna gets signed on as model

Malaysian born, Los Angeles-based singer-songwriter Yuna clinched a model deal, adding to her already multiple talents. The 32-year-old was seen attending various fashion shows during New York Fashion week last week where she shared her experience on Instagram. She announced the good news on her social...

Chinese brand ambassador boycotts Versace after T-shirt controversy

Versace's Chinese brand ambassador have just called it quits. Chinese actress Yang Mi said she will end her cooperation with the designer label after a controversy erupted online over claims that its T-shirt design defied the 'One China' policy. She is Versace's first Chinese brand ambassador...

84-year-old Japanese Instagram fashion icon shows that age is not a barrier

Retired teacher "Silver" Tetsuya, 84, wears an untucked check shirt under a combat jacket that hangs loosely off his shoulders, looking every inch the model. His orange trousers are baggy, trainers are of the latest fashion and his yellow lens glasses are cool. Matching the outfit...

Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital gown turned into a fashion statement, compliments by netizens

Singapore – Who says the dull monochrome or tackily designed hospital gown has to match the blanched white walls of the hospital? All it took was some imagination, a tactical belt, and bag to turn a boring hospital gown into fashionable street wear in...

She picked up a needle, and the rest is discovery

By Eimear Elkington Fashion trends are nothing but fleeting, and even Singapore’s most stylish fashionistas struggle to stay ahead of the curve – it’s pencil skirts one day and peplum skirts the next. But one trend keeping alive and well in Singapore is turbands, a half-turban,...