I always wanted to get some flowers for the office, but considering the amount of stuff that we have- it’s really not a good idea. With the humid temperature in Hong Kong as well, it is bound to foster tiny flies, and there’s a big chance of me knocking the whole thing over. This is … Continued

Andrea Vida One of my favorite stores when I was a child (and still is now), is definitely the Build-A-Bear Workshop. Not only did my eyes lit up when I saw that big cotton-filling machine at the door; I remembered my mother’s eyes also lit up. The store was just as appealing to kids as … Continued

You might not have heard of the name Catherine Grossrieder before, but I bet you are familiar with the name Cath Love. Known under the latter name as one of the finalists for ‘Secret Walls’, she has produced works for brands such as Island Records, Selfridges, Nike, H&M, Jimmy Choo, Lane Crawford, and Kangol. Grossrieder … Continued

At first it was just her art, but now I’m mesmerized with her words too. Direct, touching and very relate-able; Naela Ali is an illustrator and the founder of @_asobi . Her artworks are influenced by the Japanese culture. Her gentle brush strokes and relaxed figures are not at all perfect, where at times the … Continued

Featuring three amazing, generation-changing artists from the Bronx and Bristol; The Collaborations which has just opened on the 21st of July, 2017 at Above Second feature the works by graffiti writers Crash @crashone and BIO @biotatscru, and a stencil master from Bristol, Nick Walker @nickwalker_art. Walker, who is now one of the world’s leading stencil … Continued

“All the elements: water, air fire, earth, they’re all there.” And the hot air balloon? “Well, that’s the human touch”, explains Waymouth. Nigel Waymouth, the name alongside Sheila Cohen and John Pearse behind the 1966 founded original-chic fashion boutique, Granny Takes a Trip, has recently been commissioned by Joyce Boutique to create a 100 editions … Continued

If you’re into street wear like I am, you would definitely have seen girls matching high waist fishnets underneath their ragged jeans. Some girls look gorgeous in them, while I am too lazy to put anything more than a one-piece tunic on in this blazing heat. Yet, if I were to get my hands on … Continued

It’s like when foreigners think all Chinese people know Kung Fu; it’s not a bad stereotype but it does get a bit repetitive, it’s the same as when Hollywood movies or tourist books always seem to put an equal sign between neon lights and Hong Kong. We are more than just the signs, in fact, … Continued

People think I must be very confident about my body size because I have always been skinny. The fact is, I envy curvy girls so much. There’s really nothing I can do about it though, as even if I gained weight, the weight isn’t going where I want them to be. Moral of this story … Continued