South Korea’s toast sandwich chain Isaac Toast will be opening its first outlet in Singapore on 15 July in basement two of Plaza Singapura mall, the brand announced on Tuesday (26 June). Popular in Seoul, Isaac Toast specialises in breakfast toasted sandwiches with fillings such as bacon, ham, cheese, shrimp and bulgogi (grilled beef slices). Customers will be given a free cup of Americano coffee on the outlet’s opening day if they are able to say the Isaac Toast slogan in Korean.
Famous Korean toast chain Isaac Toast is coming to Singapore, and its first outlet will open in July at Plaza Singapura mall.
In South Korea’s Jeju Island, therein lies a community of women divers who would scour the ocean bed for harvests such as abalones, conches and octopuses.
Maressa Zahirah was 22 years old when she got through the Singapore audition for the first season of TV program ‘K-pop Star Hunt’ in South Korea in 2011– and she was the oldest contestant in the competition. Maressa said the agents hinted that her age (she was 23 by then) was an issue.
Seoul held its biannual Fashion Week in Dongdaemun Design Plaza last week. Now we show you how to get the look of your favorite Korean personality on a budget.
Charlotte Cho, founder of Soko Glam, has released a guide to Korean beauty. Charlotte Cho, founder of online Korean beauty destination Soko Glam, is releasing her first book and it’s officially the new K-Beauty bible. In The Little Book of Skin Care ($15), Cho talks about the journey that led her to launch Soko Glam in 2012, from her do-nothing attitude about skin care as a teen in California (“I was determined to blaze my own trail, and going to sleep without moisturizing my face — or even (gasp!) washing it — was my forte.”) to diving deep into the world of K-beauty after moving to Seoul after college.