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Technology For The Greater Good

What does the Omega Seamaster Professional Diver 300M and e-commerce site Onlybrown have in common? They both harness the power of technology to…

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The Backseat View

A meandering conversation with Mr. Jonathan Quek about life and living, on board the new Mercedes-Benz CLS

Food & Wine

10 Lavish Feasts To Consider For The Holidays

'Tis the season for merrymaking, so indulge in the finest holiday-themed dinners around Singapore. Here are the top 10 places to make reservations…

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The Art Angel

Art collector Mr. Ryan Su puts together a headlining exhibition featuring works by Charlie’s Angels star Ms. Lucy Liu to kickstart the Singapore…

Interiors

Smeg's LINEA Range Ups Its Style Quotient

Smeg's LINEA range gets sleek and stylish for an elevated kitchen experience

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Objects Of Desire

As the year draws to a close, we shine the spotlight on Vacheron Constantin's most anticipated range for 2018, FIFTYSIX, as well as an additional…

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Privileged Access

In autumn, seven remarkable Scotch Whiskies hand-selected by a blending team will be released in limited quantities as part of Diageo’s 2018 Special…

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An Homage To Heritage

Tissot looks back on its storied past to draw inspiration for one of its modern classics - the Tissot Heritage Petite Seconde

Food & Wine

The Flavors of Jiangnan Beckons

Fine Jiangnan cuisine, a selection of Sichuan classics, and an elegant new space await you at Crystal Jade Jiang Nan at VivoCity

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A Lesson on Craftsmanship

In this special feature with The Prestigious Bespoke Tailors, we discover the importance of craftsmanship and how master tailor Mr. Thomas Wong has…

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Festive Feasts At AccorHotels

Look forward to festive, and not to mention, delicious, offerings at various AccorHotels properties across Singapore

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What’s In My Portfolio: Diana Ser

To celebrate the Lunar New Year ‘Year of the Dog’ this year, Ms. Ser invited her followers to a dog farm for an immersive ‘only Mandarin’…

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What's In My Portfolio: Matthew Shang

Mr. Matthew Shang is a principal at multidisciplinary international design practice, Hassell

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House In Hong Kong

The House In Hong Kong was designed by Millimeter Interior Design Limited (Hong Kong)

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Super Natural

Designed specifically to work with rather than against the terrain it was built on, this magnificent house in Janda Baik is in its element

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Something Borrowed For Something New

The inspired touch in this contemporary home comes from a distant time and place

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A Nose For Opportunity

Bathroom Gallery’s growth hinges on identifying the right moment with the right response

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Power Notes

Leading smartpens manufacturer Livescribe Inc. has launched Aegir, an all-new smartpens series that delivers the traditional benefits of pen and…

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Stars Shining On

Louis Poulsen launches anniversary edition of iconic lighting designs by Poul Henningsen

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Lianyuan Retreat

The Lianyuan Retreat home was designed by JYC Architect + DCD Associates (Taiwan)

Food & Wine

Best Food Forward

Discover what goes on behind the scenes with leading and new disruptors of today’s food tech industry

Super Homes

How How Living Project Lab

The How How Living Project Lab villa was designed by Inheressence Design Studio (Taiwan)

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The Hidden House

Originally built to accommodate a British military officer and his family stationed in Singapore in the early 1920s, the building and its gardens…

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Good Enough For James Bond

A closer look at the Omega Seamaster Professional Diver 300M

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Second Wind, Second Win

There are as many reasons for checking out of a successful career as there are careers. For these five individuals, doing so meant finding new energies…

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Have Passion, Will Travel

The landscape of travel is changing says Mr. Nicholas Lim, Managing Director of The Travel Corporation Asia, and ensures us that, through their efforts,…

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Feast For The Senses

A closer look at the interiors of three new dining destinations in Singapore that offer more than just food and drinks – they satisfy the senses…

Food & Wine

Indulgences: November 2018

Where to eat, drink, and be merry this month

Travel

Design Out Of This World

Will this proposal for human habitation in Mars take off?

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Journey Of Reinvention

The new Omega Seamaster Professional Diver 300M and Chef Woo Wai Leong prove the necessity of reinvention

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Democratizing Money

PayPal is ready for a future of quick, efficient and secure digitized cash transactions

Food & Wine

Indulgences: October 2018

Where to eat, drink, and be merry this month

Travel

When Tech Meets Travel

What the Tech?, a trend report by strategic branding and marketing agency CatchOn & Company Ltd, talks about the way technology is changing travel…

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The New Frontierswoman

Ms. Apurvi Sheth thrives on challenges and revels in ambiguity with the confidence that opportunities lie where the ground is not even

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Kick Sarcoma!

A cancer survivor and medical practitioner is leading a charity foundation that spreads sarcoma awareness, spearheads research, and lends support…

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Croatia, Lijepa Li Si

I’m not normally inspired by quotes on water bottles, but this one in Croatia caught my eye, “Nowhere can man find a quieter or more untroubled…

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Not Just For The Eyes

Clothes, make-up, and body modification are just starting points in the transformation to a virtual ‘artwork’. One has to cultivate the mind…

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Is This the Arts Venue of the Future?

At New York’s newest arts space, walls are designed to disappear

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Pop-Up Museums For The Selfie Generation

Pop-up curators seem to understand a deeper quandary facing many of today’s spectators: If you didn’t Instagram it, did it even happen?

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The Future In Sight

A company has developed an app aiming to help parents manage smart device use among children, and address possible dire consequences from prolonged,…

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Sustainable Hospitality At Its Core

Six Senses Duxton ushers in a new hospitality experience - one that is centered around sustainability efforts and the neighborhood it calls home

Fashion & Watches

Bridging The Gap Between Art & Fine Jewellery

“A designer copies, but a great designer inspires.” – Michael Koh, Founder and Designer, Caratell

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What's In My Portfolio: Delia Prvacki

Ms. Prvacki is the founder and owner of Deliarts Pte Ltd, an art-consulting and art-producing company

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The Independent

Mr. Alan Oei, artistic director of the highly regarded arts venue The Substation, is hoping for the day when his role as keeper of the flame for…

Fashion & Watches

A Century Of Excellence

Mido celebrates 100 years and introduces the next generation of its well-loved Multifort range

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The Telok Ayer Community Whisperer

Ms. Sue-Shan Quek is on a mission to re-envision the concept of Singapore’s beloved community center with Telok Ayer Arts Club

Travel

A Different Luxurious Attitude

Sri Panwa re-defined Phuket's luxury resort scene when it opened 13 years ago and is doing it again with sister brand, Baba Beach Club

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Create To Curate

A curator’s job goes beyond putting together an exhibition – they create stories to realize an artist’s vision for the cultural zeitgeist at…

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What's In My Portfolio: Paige Parker

Ms. Parker and her husband, Mr. Jim Rogers, covered 116 countries in a three-year overland journey that made the Guinness World Record

Events

Omega Seamaster Exhibit at ION Orchard

Open to the public from 4 to 14 October 2018

Fashion & Watches

A Partnership Of The Highest Performance

Driven by its universally recognized excellence, Rolex has built upon its own defining heritage in watchmaking to embrace the high performance of…

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Inspiration In Full Circle

After a history of collaborations with bold, inspiring creative talents – from Andy Warhol to Karl Lagerfeld, and Tokujin Yoshioka – the vintage-only…

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New York, New York

Unique, surprising location for designer spaces that combines food and shopping is NYC’s most exciting development

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Portfolio Podcast: Rasmus Markholt

Mr. Rasmus Markholt, Product & Design Director at Louis Poulsen, talks about the premier brand's updated iconic designs and new product collaborations

Fashion & Watches

The 3 Most Irresistible Watches With Gem-Set Bezels

A selection of timepieces with gem-set bezels for the season

Travel

Bang & Olufsen Teams Up With Singapore Airlines

Listen up - Bang & Olufsen's Beoplay H9i will be available on Singapore Airlines Suites cabins starting October 2018

Food & Wine

SKIRT Goes Above and Beyond With Excellent Wine Pairing Dinner

Featuring A5 Miyazaki beef and the rare Ao Yun 2014

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When Numbers Don't Lie

Major shifts in travel industry have seen more people traveling, generating feedback and comparing information. As the figures triple and quadruple…

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Driven By A Purpose

The quest for sustainable mobility results in a wide range of electrified BMW vehicles, 
with a special focus on the BMW i3, which boasts incredible…

Food & Wine

Nespresso's Master Origin Collection: More Than Just Coffee

Five new Nespresso variants that will take you from the forested mountains of Sumatra to the highland vales of Nicaragua

Interiors

A Holistic Experience at W. Atelier

In an increasingly digital age, W. Atelier proves that brick-and-mortar stores still have their place, especially when it offers a personalized and…

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Japanese Cuisine at Its Finest at DBS Insignia Private Dining…

DBS Insignia Private Dining Collection presents Chef Takagi Kazuo

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Active Organic Elements

After securing an early success for the three-year-old Goldbell Financial Services, Mr. Alex Chua, CEO, expounds on the virtue of keeping to one’s…

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A World of Flavors

Where to eat, drink, and be merry this month

Roam If You Want To

Bhutan Beckons

While still mostly closed off to the world, Bhutan doesn’t hesitate to open up to you once you’re there

Interiors

Black Is The New Black

Louis Poulsen reveals the latest iteration of the Enigma lamp in black

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Sicily Is My Love

Dolce&Gabbana and Smeg come together to celebrate food, fashion, tradition, and la dolce vita with the "Sicily is my Love" range of appliances

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Will Machines Make Better Traders?

Machine learning’s ability to ‘learn’ with data, make predictions, and continuously improve on the accomplishment of its tasks may have earned…

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The Changing Face of Luxury Travel

There are as many versions of luxury travel as there are luxury travelers. With requirements for seamless personalized services still on the rise,…

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If It Floats Your Boat

Rascal is the best place in which to disappear for a few days, to commune with nature, to speak to people only as you please, and to be…

Roam If You Want To

A Somewhat Acerbic Guide To Siem Reap

Don’t get us wrong, we love Siem Reap to bits — but only when done right

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Sri Lanka Three Ways

Sri Lanka scores high on our must-visit list, so plan your trip and choose between a charming tea trail retreat, a wild safari adventure, or a relaxing…

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Fancy Feasts in Mexico City

Fine Mexican cuisine takes centerstage in the nation’s capital, drawing gourmands and foodie travellers to Mexico City, the hottest dining destination…

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Are We Battle-Ready?

Fighting cyber crime requires concerted efforts within and beyond organizations

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One Woman's Date With Adventure

When Ms. Sonja Piontek left the coveted job that she built for herself for nearly 13 years, she didn’t realize that she would be stepping into…

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Escape To Amankora Punakha

A stay at an Aman property is already quite an experience, but a stay at an Aman property in Bhutan, particularly in the picturesque Punakha Valley,…

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What's In My Portfolio: Hans Tan

Mr. Hans Tan is Designer of the Year at the President's Design Award 2018

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Helping Others Help Others

By matching donors’ interests with actual causes, Community Foundation of Singapore (CFS) facilitates giving for a greater impact

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Bank of China Private Banking (Singapore) Hosts Special Blind…

Bank of China Private Banking (Singapore) hosted a distinguished group of private banking clients and prospects for an enjoyable wine-fueled afternoon…

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Raging Success for Lamborghini

After difficult years following the financial meltdown of the late 2000s, Lamborghini's resurgence and growth has been nothing short of spectacular

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Championing the Arts

National Arts Council’s Deputy CEO, Mr. Paul Tan, explains

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Free Healthcare for Communities in Need

Singapore-based non-profit Global Clinic provides free, specialized healthcare in dentistry, ophthalmology and women’s health to communities in…

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Meet The Macallan's Regional Brand Ambassador

A minute with Mr. Keith Nair, Regional Brand Ambassador, The Macallan

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Meet One of the Custodians of Chinese Culture in Singapore

Mr. Low Sze Wee, CEO of the Singapore Chinese Cultural Centre, seeks to present Singapore’s unique Chinese culture in relatable and accessible…

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Of Honor and The Moment

With pieces from her acclaimed art collection – a stunning assemblage of 3rd century BC Gandhara sculptures, 17th century Mughal miniatures, and…

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Power to the People

Opportunities abound in electricity generation in South and Southeast Asia where some economies and their populations are growing in unprecedented…

Fashion & Watches

In the Mood for Gold

As the lines between casual style, active lifestyles, and traditional luxury have blurred and given birth to categories such as ‘athleisure’…

Food & Wine

Indulgences: August 2018

Where to eat, drink, and be merry this month

Travel

Luxury Right At Your Doorstep

Ms. Wendy Long spends a lot of time planning itineraries when she travels, so why not think of one for her own hometown?

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What's It Really Like To Travel On A Private Jet?

Ever wondered what it’s like to travel on a private jet? It can be a rewarding, amazing, and luxurious experience

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Brand Singapore: Portfolio, Participation, and Power

Koh Buck Song examines the key elements of nation branding, as illustrated by the approach of brand Singapore, and the state of play for country…

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Relax, You Deserve It

Whether it’s a luxury wellness retreat or simply sitting on your favorite chair for a few minutes, here are a few suggestions on how to recharge…

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Paradise Next Door

A hop, skip, and a jump away from Singapore is Bawah Reserve, a gem that quietly shines on the crystal blue waters of the Anambas Archipelago

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A Slice of California in Singapore

There's potential for growth in Singapore's lagging retail industry, according to expat entrepreneurs Dustin Ramos and Iris Sangalang, the husband-and-wife…

Interiors

The Perfect Match

The variety of stylish furniture and assortment of brands under Marquis HQO’s portfolio proved they were the perfect partner to work with The Branksome…

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How A Brand Strategist Grew And Established Female Market For…

A leading Taiwanese brand strategist shares ideas about aligning the brand with both the manufacturer and the intended market.

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Excite the Senses at Grand Park Orchard

Whether it’s for a vacation, staycation, or simply to wine and dine in style, a visit to Grand Park Orchard allows for a luxurious escape in the…

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A Tale of Convergence

Leica brings together two very different photographers, Geoff Ang and Yik Keat, for one visually exciting exhibition

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The Harley Davidson CVO Street Glide Makes Short Of Long Roads

From its aggressive looks to its powerful engine, the 2018 Harley-Davidson CVO Street Glide has all the hallmarks of a true blue road champion

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Wendy Long And Her Love Affair With The City Of Love - Paris

The hallmark of a great city is its ability to lure you back each and every time. It’s at once familiar and new, offering an intoxicating experience…