While the brand’s lippies are inspired by leather, Rose Hermes takes its cue from the brand’s silks. After leather goods, silks are probably what Hermes is best known for. It’s a long history that started in 1937 when Robert Dumas, the fourth-generation leader of the brand, released the house’s first silk scarf. In the years since, the number and variety of silk designs and products that Hermes has made is dizzying. To date, the brand has made use of around 75,000 colours in its silk scarves.
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FINDING FIDO (SORTA)
The great outdoors remain a respite in these times and Fendi’s latest capsule line Vertigo – a collaboration with the New York artist Sarah Coleman – seems tailor-made to quench that thirst.
COOK FROM HOME
IN A YEAR OF WORK-FROM-HOME, PRIVATE DINING HAS BECOME ARGUABLY F&B’S BIGGEST AND BOLDEST MOVEMENT. KENG YANG SHUEN MEETS THREE OF THE CHICEST PLAYERS HERE AND GETS THEM TO EACH DISH OUT A RECIPE FOR AN INSTANT TASTE OF THEIRS.
DO THE CATWALK...
...WITH CHANEL’S SUPER MODEL OF LUXURY TIMEPIECES, THE J12. IN COLLABORATION WITH THE FRENCH MAISON, FEMALE AND OUR NEW (AND SIMILARLY BLACK-AND-WHITE) FELINE FRIEND JOBI STRIKE A POSE.
PICK A CHARACTER
THERE’S A PRAGMATIC QUALITY TO THE TRANS-SEASONAL PRE-FALL 2021 COLLECTIONS, BUT INSPIRING SOME OF THEM ARE FIGURES – REAL OR IMAGINED – WHOSE LIVES ARE THE STUFF OF FANTASY. WHO DO YOU WANT TO PLAY?
PLAY '90S GUITAR WITH BEABADOOBEE
SHE’S THE FILIPINO-BORN BRITISH MUSICIAN (REAL NAME: BEATRICE KRISTI) WHO – WITH ONLY ONE SELF-WRITTEN ALBUM AND A WHOLE LOT OF SELF-POSSESSED COOL – HAS HELPED TO REINTRODUCE THE DECADE’S ALTERNATIVE SOUND AND STYLE INTO THE MAINSTREAM. TO THINK SHE WAS BORN ONLY AFTER IT HAD ENDED, WHAT WITH HER TURNING 21 THIS MONTH. YOU READY TO ROCK?
CRAFTING (BE IT PROFESSIONALLY OR AS A HOBBY) HAS BECOME ONE OF THE BIGGEST TRENDS SINCE THE ONSET OF THE PANDEMIC: WE’VE BEEN SPENDING MORE TIME IN; ITS ELEMENTS OF TACTILITY AND SLOWNESS SOOTHE IN A MANIC WORLD; AND HAVE YOU SEEN THE AMOUNT OF CROCHET ON THE RUNWAYS RECENTLY? HERE, FOUR SINGAPORE ARTISTS – EACH WITH HER OWN FASHION-RELATED DISCIPLINE – SHARE A PROJECT THAT LETS ONE CREATE SOMETHING TO ADD TO THE WARDROBE AT HOME.
WHEN IT COMES TO KEEPING BUSY WHILE HAVING A GOOD TIME, SINGAPORE ELECTRONIC MUSICIAN SHYE IS A MODEL STUDENT. AHEAD OF THE LAUNCH OF HER NEXT SINGLE, THE TEENAGE PRODIGY TELLS NOELLE LOH ABOUT HER PLANS AND INSPIRATIONS AS SHE CONTINUES TO CHART HER CAREER IN THE LIMELIGHT BY HER OWN TERMS.
Search For ‘Cinderella's Slippers'
Did you know that Chanel’s two-tone slingbacks date back to 1957?
Beauty Products That'll Guarantee You That Hot Girl Summer
From skincare essentials that help one’s complexion beat the heat to flirty makeup colours that get one into the mood, here’s a curation of new-in-town beauty products that’ll guarantee you that hot girl summer (even if you can’t hold that raging pool party).
The Quest For Bright Eyes
In the quest for younger- and better-looking eyes, dior has found a breakthrough: the new capture totale super potent eye serum. It’s got the brand’s highest percentage of natural-origin ingredients in an eye product ever, and boldly promises to make you look four years younger in just four weeks.
Live Your Best Brow Life
Thanks to 2020, you've mastered the at-home mani and can trim your bangs with your eyes closed (well, almost). Next up? Maintaining your brows…without a drop of wax, spool of thread or a spare set of hands.
All Made Up…even when there's no place to go
Many girls packed away their blush during quarantine –some for good. But for Vanessa Tropona, her happy place is still her beauty bag.
Casa de Sasha
Our style director's guide to all things style when the hits the fan! — Essentials you may want to stock up on in your new WFH bunker
Ok! Style Week-Bold Beauty
Out of this world! Natalie Portman arrived at the L.A. premiere of her new science fiction drama, Lucy in the Sky, rocking a plunging Givenchy bodysuit and matching wool skirt.
What's In My Bag?
Amy Robach lets Us investigate the contents of her Vera Bradley tote
Why Every Woman Needs A Dressing Table
They’re the ultimate piece of feminine kit, argues Rosie Green, who has just taken possession of one for the very first time
10 Ways To Help Your Make-Up Last Longer
When you’ve spent time applying your make-up, you want it to last the distance. With Megan Bedford’s tips, you’ll look your beautiful best all day or night.
Sorry, But The SPF In Your Makeup Doesn't Really Count
Here are three reasons your time-saving trick isn't quite as awesome as you think.
Tips To Master The Perfect Lip Once And For All
Master the perfect lip once and for all with our ultimate lipstick tip sheet.
The Personal Touch In The Next Year…
Envision a world where your face cream is tailormade for your DNA, your hair mask knows you got highlights last Thursday, and your serum has a better handle on your likes and your dislikes than your partner. Innovators from the worlds of tech and beauty are dreaming up these super personalised beauty products right now. If half of the predictions pan out, the next generation of lipsticks and hydrators will be virtually unrecognisable.