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Hey Sistas, Flow Sistas, Soul Sistas!

It’s knowing each other inside out, and having each other’s backs for over 13 years. Here’s what happens when a Sarawak-born musician and a DJ from Kuala Lumpur meet

8 mins read
Tatler Malaysia
November 2020

A Life in Focus

After four decades spent telling the stories of overlooked people, director Ann Hui becomes the subject of a documentary about her own remarkable career

10 mins read
Tatler Malaysia
November 2020

A Gentler Spirit, A Steelier Spine

Being a parent of three is already a full-time job in itself, but Shaleen Cheah is a fashion designer who’s back and here to stay, even when the going gets tough

4 mins read
Tatler Malaysia
November 2020

Worlds Collide

Irish-Cantonese fashion designer Simone Rocha is a proud hybrid of two cultures—one of many dualities she explores in her ambitious collections

6 mins read
Tatler Malaysia
October 2020

Wish You Were Here

Earlier this year, just before the pandemic lockdown, Intercontinental Hotels & Resorts unveiled its first address in Phuket, and it’s a gorgeous hideaway that encourages total relaxation

4 mins read
Tatler Malaysia
October 2020

Show Time

Tycoon He Jianfeng is putting Guangdong on the cultural map with a major new art museum

6 mins read
Tatler Malaysia
October 2020

More than Make-up

Make-up artist Natasha Moor, founder of the eponymous cosmetics brand, talks about being stocked at Sephora, her mission to empower women and her charitable initiative #DoMoor

3 mins read
Tatler Malaysia
October 2020

More Than Just a Quick Fix

Power couple Dr Ravinpreet Kaur and Dr Wishnu Varthan of Skin Master Medispa set their own industry standards by creating their own machines as well as treatments that cater better to Asian skin

3 mins read
Tatler Malaysia
October 2020

MODEL BEHAVIOUR

With a path fraught with controversy and personal demons, Alicia Amin has managed to push boundaries and use her voice, speaking up for herself and those who can’t

5 mins read
Tatler Malaysia
October 2020

Homegrown Glory

Three local labels have put themselves on the global map of fashion. Here, they tell us what it took for them to do so and what they’re doing today to stay in the game

8 mins read
Tatler Malaysia
October 2020

Malaysian Batik

While at first glance an art form indigenious to our nation since the 1920s, behind this colourful textile is a heritage painted by centuries of cultural exchange and generations past

4 mins read
Tatler Malaysia
October 2020

Altered States

As the coronavirus closes in on his home state of Texas, a photographer sets out on a challenging road trip across America to witness a changing nation firsthand

10 mins read
Tatler Malaysia
October 2020

From Macau to KL

A series of extravagant four-hands dinners by the Oriental Group was ironically made possible due to travel restrictions

2 mins read
Tatler Malaysia
October 2020

The Mindful One

A paragon of Zen, Omar Khan understands that self-awareness is the first step towards building his legacy in the rugs industry

6 mins read
Tatler Malaysia
September 2020

Foo Ken Vin

Picture a flowchart that places distillers at the top and consumers at the base—Drinks Connexion occupies that sweet spot in the centre. Founder Foo Ken Vin discusses what it means to have sole distributorship of select premium spirits in Malaysia

3 mins read
Tatler Malaysia
September 2020

The Woman Behind the Words

Author Eileen Chang’s life was as storied— and tragic—as her novels, one of which hits the big screen this month

7 mins read
Tatler Malaysia
September 2020

The Extra Mile

The Extra Mile

2 mins read
Tatler Malaysia
September 2020

Perpetual Motion

To keep up with the evolving tastes and demands of Asia’s cosmopolitan buyers, property developer Joanne Kua believes it is essential to stay ahead of the curve

3 mins read
Tatler Malaysia
September 2020

Maye's Day

It might sound strange that Maye Musk became a supermodel at the age of 69, but that was all just part of the plan

8 mins read
Tatler Malaysia
September 2020

It's a Long Story

Prosper and Martine Assouline have defined an era of stylish luxury fashion and art books. Now their sons are writing the next chapter

4 mins read
Tatler Malaysia
September 2020

An Eye for the Arts

Gallery owner Lim Wei-Ling reflects on her journey to championing the arts

2 mins read
Tatler Malaysia
September 2020

Change is the Way Forward

Quitting is not in the dictionary of these business owners who keep going when the going gets rough

3 mins read
Tatler Malaysia
September 2020

A Future Paved by a Past Preserved

Deep within the winding maze that is Kuala Lumpur’s underbelly is one of the city’s brightest pulses. While known to tourists as Chinatown, the locals call it many names—Petaling Street in English, Jalan Petaling in Malay, and Chee Cheong Gai in Cantonese

8 mins read
Tatler Malaysia
September 2020

The Great Escape

Globe-trotting tastemakers discuss how their views on travel have changed during tumultuous times, and their personal picks on where to go in 2021

9 mins read
Tatler Malaysia
August 2020

The Forgotten Fight

Shannon Lee discusses the legacy of her father, Bruce Lee, in Bao Minh Nguyen’s latest documentary, Be Water

10+ mins read
Tatler Malaysia
August 2020

Operation Benedict

From the moment he donned his deerstalker as the great Sherlock Holmes, Benedict Cumberbatch’s popularity soared, but his ego didn’t. The actor talks about his forthcoming spy drama and how he’s spending lockdown learning the banjo

4 mins read
Tatler Malaysia
August 2020

Taste the Rainbow

Need a little pick me up? A colourful timepiece might help brighten your outlook

3 mins read
Tatler Malaysia
August 2020

Toy Story

Artists around the world are queuing up to work with Hongkonger SK Lam, who brings to life the fantasies of Kaws, Joan Cornellà and more as figurines, prints and even building-sized installations

7 mins read
Tatler Malaysia
August 2020

Life's a Symphony

When music is your life’s passion and work, Tengku Ahmad Irfan is content to take each day as it comes and shows that not even a pandemic will stop you from doing what you love most

7 mins read
Tatler Malaysia
August 2020

Late to the Party

Watchmakers are finally going online in a bid to jumpstart sales. But with boutiques closing around the world because of Covid-19, what does this mean for collectors?

4 mins read
Tatler Malaysia
August 2020