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Tattoo artist Kat Von D has unveiled her latest vegan-friendly beauty offerings in the form of XO Vinyl Lip Cream and Everlasting Blush. The lip gloss and blush consist of six shades to match any skin tone and is inspired by the rosy shades of peony and dahlia flowers. Ear buddiesThe purveyor of luxury goods recently launched the Louis Vuitton…

Of Contrasts, Contradictions, and Opposites

Clash de Cartier is a huge departure from the kind of jewellery that we are used to seeing from Cartier. This new collection balances clean design with an excess of energy and a serious spirit with original charm. It is a clash of attitudes, in other words. Most of all, the new line is also a study in contrasts: It…

The Playful World of Upcycling

de Virieu: Hermès makes useful objects that put a smile on your face In 2010, Pascale Mussard, the sixth generation of the Hermès family, founded a workshop where discarded materials from the French luxury house’s métiers are saved and turned into new objects. In 2018, she passed the baton to Godefroy de Virieu, who is the current artistic director of…

The Queen of Green

Esther An the Chief Sustainability Officer for City Developments Limited wants women to be more active when it comes to climate action and sustainable development. While we were all busy preparing for this cover story shoot, Esther An walks in, on time and unnoticed. That’s the way she was five years ago, when this writer first met her, and that’s…

The Beauty of Women

Nadia Chan is a passionate advocate of women’s leadership and empowerment causes. Through her company, she intends to inspire other women to pursue their dreams. Sisters Sophia and Nadia Chan took a leap of faith in 2017 when they started Maiko, the Singapore distributor for Australian skincare brand Canvas. The reason? They fell in love with the formula of aromatherapy…