The tension is high at the land of dreams. The Midterm Elections is currently ongoing in the USA but that’s not the only thing that is happening this week.
There’s a couple of big clothing brand launches this week and both of them are collaborations: H&M x Moschino and Uniqlo x Alexandar Wang were in stores yesterday and today respectively. The Victoria Secret Fashion Show 2018 that will also have Elsa Hosk wearing the million-dollar bra, is said to be happening this week too (but will the show will only air on the 2nd of December).
Any more news and we’ll be spoiling it for you. Continue on reading for more of this week’s best stories.
It’s an ongoing trend where brands are collaborating with other brands and celebrities — not for Chanel but we may speak too soon. Pharrell Williams has always been a friend of the French powerhouse, often seen dressed in their latest pieces and appears multiple times at shows but just last week, he announced that they both will be releasing a collaborative collection. A pair of sneakers is one of the first previews that was posted. Read more about it here.
Should martinis be shaken or stirred? The big question that everyone is asking but many don’t seem to have the right answer. We’ve seek the expertise of Hendrick’s Gin SEA ambassador Charmaine Thio and it seems like there’s more logical and technical explanation than just a personal preference. If you’re curious about what the answer is, read it here.
The latest to enter the dining scene in KL is Flock. Located on the 8th floor of W Kuala Lumpur, they serve up a menu that employs modern Australian cooking with fresh locally grown produce and locally-sourced ingredients such as cheese, poultry and more. With such a specially-catered menu, Flock has its own identity, unlike the other all-day dining restaurants in W hotels across the globe. Read our review here.
For Bulgari, their most iconic jewellery design has always been the Serpenti since decades ago but that doesn’t mean there’s no space for more. Fiorever is the newest icon of the brand, a four-petal flower which represents Roman’s passion for life. Each piece is crafted with the highest quality of diamonds, centring around a precious solitaire that is valued from 0.10 to 0.50 carats. Find out more here.
#lifestyleasiakl’s Instagram of the Week
The weekend is here but we can’t stop thinking about this gorgeous view. We recently stayed at @belmondresidenceangkor and it’s like a green sanctuary in the middle of bustling Siem Reap, Cambodia.