It may be almost the end of November but that also means we can finally start counting down to one of the biggest holidays of the year, Christmas. It’s time to get your Christmas gifts sorted as you plan parties and gatherings with family and friends. Be sure to stay tuned to our upcoming shopping guide to help you look out for the best gifting ideas this season. Unless you’re feeling lucky, KLIMS is giving out not one but three cars during the event — which you check it out here.

Let’s not waste any more time, here are this week’s best stories.

Style

We love a good leather jacket, especially the ones that are well-loved and worn around the edges. Even though they were used as flight jackets in the early 1990s, the vibe revolving around leather jackets has definitely changed over the years. Now they’ve become the ultimate fashion grunge piece and celebrities like Johnny Depp, Brad Pitt and Justin Timberlake have inspired many to own one as well. Here’s the lowdown on leather jackets, including tips on how to style them.

Beauty

There’s something about a medi-pedi session that reinvigorates the entire body and mind even if it’s just gentle massages on the hands and feet. These nail parlours will do just that and even more. Some solely focus on creativity so you’ll walk out with the prettiest nail designs while others ensure that you have well-manicured nails but also a therapeutic experience. Here are some of the best nail parlours in KL.

Travel

We’re about a month away from Christmas and we’re eagerly counting down. If you find yourself spending the holiday season in Europe, you’re in a for a treat. Include a trip to these Christmas markets for an experience you’ll never forget, plus it will definitely add on to the festive mood.

Dining

Yen is one of the newest restaurants to open in KL and it’s located at the new swanky W Kuala Lumpur. Home-style Chinese cooking is the main focus here that gives you a sense of nostalgia, but of course with added finesse and class. They have a tasting set readily available if it’s your first time dining with them, but read our review here first and you’ll be ordering like a pro.

#lifestyleasiakl’s Instagram of the Week

Mickey Mouse is sporting a whole new vibe for his 90th birthday. @bernardchandran gave the icon fur sunglasses, feathered jacket embellished with jewels – which is what the designer also imagined himself to look like at 90 years old. This along with other Mickey Mouse figurines are currently on display at @pavilionkualalumpur until the 2nd of January 2019.

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Jolin Lee
Contributor
Unlike most modern-day millennials, Jolin does not need caffeine or alcohol to power through the day (and night). Her eye for beauty is as sharp as her eyeliner flick, and she can spot your unblended eye makeup from a mile away.