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Geisha Inspired

Yes, being all Orientalist and reappropriating cultures that are not mine. But I was wearing a Zara kimono jacket I’d bought off Carousell and wanted something Japanese inspired. Traditional geisha makeup. It’s quite distinctive for its white face, and has … Continue reading

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Cheongsam Inspired

I’m currently writing (or attempting to write and constantly procrastinating) writing a paper about clothing in India, and I’m just amazed at how Western clothing still hasn’t really made a dent in the market because women there continue to wear … Continue reading

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A Good Witch

The weather today is blisteringly hot and I am feeling it even in the comfort of my nicely ventilated room. (No AC  in my dorm room, unfortunately. A nice big fan works most of the time, but not for emergencies … Continue reading

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Once Upon a Time Wonderland

I finally caught up on “Once Upon a Time Wonderland”, a spin-off series of “Once Upon a Time”. As always, the creative team does an amazing job on the makeup and costumes, especially The Red Queen’s, all glowy skin, highlighted … Continue reading

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Princess

I couldn’t come up with a better title for this one. My friend and I were talking about the kinds of hairstyle we want (I said I wanted thick choppy bangs with mermaid-length hair in loose waves, she wanted a … Continue reading

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Summer Crush

Hi. So it’s been a while since I’ve done a FOTD post. The weather in Singapore has been insanely warm over the last few weeks. I haven’t been going out much, because I had all four of my wisdom teeth taken … Continue reading

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Purple Noir

Photos aren’t that great today because I got up earlier to do my makeup, and the lighting in the room wasn’t bright enough.  Today’s look reminds me of the smoky glamour of noir films. I’ve gone for a very dark … Continue reading

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