• Singapore Fashion Awards 2017: Jeweller Carrie K bags three awards, Dzojchen walks away with designer of the year
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    Nurul Azliah

    Singapore Fashion Awards 2017: Jeweller Carrie K bags three awards, Dzojchen walks away with designer of the year

    From left: Designers for Ametsubi, Carolyn Kan of Carrie K, Chelsea Scott-Blackhall of Dzojchen, Trixie Khong of By Invite Only, Marilyn Tan, designers of State Property. This year’s Singapore Fashion Awards recognised both emerging and veteran names, with seasoned jeweller Carrie K walking away with three awards and Chelsea Scott-Blackhall of Dzojchen winning fashion designer of the year.

  • K-pop groups SHINee, Red Velvet press conference
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    K-pop groups SHINee, Red Velvet press conference

    K-pop groups SHINee and Red Velvet are back in Singapore for the Shilla Beauty Concert, less than four months after the two performed in here for TV show Music Bank.

  • Partying begins in the afternoon at upcoming 'clubstaurant' at Marina Bay Sands
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    Partying begins in the afternoon at upcoming 'clubstaurant' at Marina Bay Sands

    A new dining experience is set to arrive in Singapore next year, and it is very Instagrammable and offers all the highlights of a night about town in one place. LAVO Singapore Italian Restaurant & Rooftop Bar is opening its doors to the public in January 2018 at the iconic Marina Bay Sands SkyPark. LAVO Singapore is a collaboration between Marina Bay Sands and TAO Group.

  • Singaporeans don't get enough calcium - so here's where to get it
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    Singaporeans don't get enough calcium - so here's where to get it

    Calcium is an essential mineral that helps build bones and teeth, and plays a vital role in other body functions such as the contraction of muscles, clotting of blood, and transmission of nerve signals. Your body gets the calcium it needs from food, but if this is inadequate it takes calcium from your bones, which can cause them to weaken and put you at risk of developing osteoporosis. Vitamin D helps in the absorption of calcium.

  • PHOTOS: Celebrities at the Singapore International Film Festival 2017
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    PHOTOS: Celebrities at the Singapore International Film Festival 2017

    The 28th Singapore International Film Festival opened on Thursday (23 November) evening at the Marina Bay Sands.

  • Delicious steamboat without the MSG at Teochew Big Brother
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    Delicious steamboat without the MSG at Teochew Big Brother

    By Kwok Kar Peng Few Asian restaurants and eateries here would dare boast of not using MSG in their dishes. That ubiquitous food additive adds that delicious umami flavour, but the thirstiness that comes soon after can be annoying. One place that Yahoo Lifestyle Singapore discovered has managed to stay true to natural flavours. Newly-opened coffee-shop eatery Teochew Big Brother, located at Block 9 Toa Payoh Industrial Park and serving authentic Teochew and Hong Kong fare, swears off MSG in all of its dishes, including its homemade steamboat broth and chilli sauces. ...

  • Where to eat: Teochew Big Brother
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    Where to eat: Teochew Big Brother

    Nestled in Toa Payoh industrial park is a stall serving Hong Kong and Teochew dishes and the best thing about it: there’s no added MSG. Follow Yahoo Lifestyle Singapore on Facebook .

  • AUSCA, the Singapore robot that makes eggs
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    AUSCA, the Singapore robot that makes eggs

    Meet the Automated Service Chef Associate, or AUSCA, the "chef-in-training" at M Social Singapore. Oh, 'he' is also a designed-in-Singapore robot. Follow Yahoo Lifestyle Singapore on  Facebook . 

  • PHOTOS: What to expect at 'Singapore's biggest carnival'
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    PHOTOS: What to expect at 'Singapore's biggest carnival'

    Who says there is nothing to do in Singapore? The Prudential Marina Bay Carnival, touted as the biggest carnival in Singapore, will be held at the Marina Bay Area from 8 December 2017 to 1 April 2018. Occupying 25,000sq m at The Promontory and Bayfront Event Space, the carnival will have more than 40 rides and games, with more than a million toys to be won.

  • Nogizaka46 in Singapore: What's it like performing in a 46-member group?
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    Nogizaka46 in Singapore: What's it like performing in a 46-member group?

    “Whenever the bento boxes come out, the girls will rush for the most popular one,” said member Manatsu Akimoto in Japanese. The 24-year-old was in town on Thursday (23 November) together with fellow member Erika Ikuta, 20, and Sayuri Matsumura, 25, for a mini press conference ahead of the group’s performance on Friday.

  • Yan Yan launches new flavours - tiramisu and matcha
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    Yan Yan launches new flavours - tiramisu and matcha

    Do you remember eating Yan Yan biscuit sticks when you were growing up?

  • Malaysian singer-songwriter Namewee to perform in Singapore on 3 Feb
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    Malaysian singer-songwriter Namewee to perform in Singapore on 3 Feb

    Namewee will be performing for the first time in Singapore. Malaysian singer-songwriter Namewee, known for the Mandarin hit song, “Stranger In The North” featuring Wang Lee Hom, will be having a concert on 3 February 2018 at The Star Performing Arts Centre at 8pm, concert organiser Mode Entertainment announced on Thursday (23 November). This is the first time that Namewee, whose real name is Wee Meng Chee, will be performing in Singapore.

  • Want hair like Kate Middleton? Celebrity hairstylist Rossano Ferretti opens salon in Singapore
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    Nurul Azliah

    Want hair like Kate Middleton? Celebrity hairstylist Rossano Ferretti opens salon in Singapore

    Celebrity hairstylist to Kate Middleton, Rossano Ferretti, is opening shop in Singapore. Mention celebrity hair salons in Singapore, and Kim Robinson’s eponymous salon or David Gan’s Passion might come to mind.

  • Want to personalise your beer? You can do that with this new brewery
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    Want to personalise your beer? You can do that with this new brewery

    Craft brewery Trouble Brewing has launched a customised service on 23 November for companies to provide personalised beers for events, gifts for their clients, or just to be kept in the office. While this is not the first local brewery, founder and CEO Joseph Barratt claims that Trouble Brewing is the only company that provides customised beer. Prices for monthly subscriptions start at $400 per month for four cases (one case contains 24 bottles), and $500 per month for 24 bottles and one portable bar.

  • Not applying sunscreen a common mistake: blogger Jamie Tan
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    Not applying sunscreen a common mistake: blogger Jamie Tan

    Each week, Yahoo Lifestyle Singapore profiles a beauty blogger that is based in Singapore. Get to know their beauty secrets and find out how you can improve your daily skincare and make-up regime. This week, we feature Jamie Tan, who runs the blog JAMIETYJ.

  • Singaporean actress Evelyn Tan is the new ambassador for German skincare label
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    Singaporean actress Evelyn Tan is the new ambassador for German skincare label

    Remember the actress who dominated all those Channel 8 girl-next-door roles in the 90s? Evelyn Tan is back in the spotlight as the first Singaporean celebrity ambassador for German skincare label, frei öl (pronounced 'fry-ool'). The label is known in its home country for the massage oils it produces for pregnant women.

  • COMMENT: 'Ah Boys to Men 4' is commercialism at its most crass
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    Marcus Goh

    COMMENT: 'Ah Boys to Men 4' is commercialism at its most crass

    Note: This commentary contains spoilers for the movie “Ah Boys to Men 4”. “Ah Boys to Men 4” is commercialism at its most crass. If you came on time for the movie, you’ll be subject to multiple awful commercials featuring the “Ah Boys to Men 4” cast before the film itself starts.

  • First Minions Cafe outside Japan opens in Singapore from 23 Nov to 31 Jan
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    Elizabeth Tong

    First Minions Cafe outside Japan opens in Singapore from 23 Nov to 31 Jan

    ​Get ready to say “bello” (hello in Minion language) to the Minions from the “Despicable Me” movies in Singapore. From 23 November to 31 January 2018, the first Minions Cafe outside of Japan will open on the third floor of Orchard Central. Earlier this year, the pop-upMinions Cafe opened at five locations in Japan – Tokyo, Osaka, Nagoya, Sapporo and Fukuoka – to celebrate the premiere of the “Despicable Me 3” movie.

  • Rebecca Lim, Paige Chua, Daniel Powter to perform at 2017 President’s Star Charity show
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    Rebecca Lim, Paige Chua, Daniel Powter to perform at 2017 President’s Star Charity show

    The President’s Star Charity (PSC) remains the biggest charity event in Singapore and this year will be no different. This year’s show will take place on 10 December and will see performances by local celebrities such as Rebecca Lim, Paige Chua and Kym Ng. It will also be the first PSC to see President Halimah Yaacob as its guest-of-honour.

  • PHOTOS: Meet the Asian models walking this year’s Victoria’s Secret fashion show
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    PHOTOS: Meet the Asian models walking this year’s Victoria’s Secret fashion show

    Besides being the first Victoria’s Secret fashion show to take place outside of the United States and Europe, this year’s gala will feature the highest number of Asian models as well.

  • Singaporean actor Daren Tan ties the knot with Nadia Lum
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    Singaporean actor Daren Tan ties the knot with Nadia Lum

    Singaporean actor-singer Daren Tan has tied the knot. Singaporean actor and singer Daren Tan tied the knot with doctor Nadia Lum over the weekend at the Grand Hyatt Singapore hotel. The wedding was attended by various celebrities, including actor Alaric Tay and Project Superstar mate Alfred Sim.

  • Marina Bay Sands to host Star Wars-themed light and water show on 25 November
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    Marina Bay Sands to host Star Wars-themed light and water show on 25 November

    Marina Bay Sands is hosting a Star Wars-themed light and water show on 25 November. Marina Bay Sands will be celebrating the release of upcoming movie “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” with a special light and water show themed after the popular sci-fi franchise. According to a media release on Friday (17 Nov), the light show will consist of lasers and water movements as well as a film score from the movie.

  • Catch Hello Kitty and friends at Changi Airport
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    Catch Hello Kitty and friends at Changi Airport

    It seems like the popularity of Hello Kitty and Friends is still going strong in Singapore. Just recently Grab announced the launch of a set of limited edition Hello Kitty toys in October, and now, visitors to Changi Airport can celebrate the festive season with these popular Sanrio characters. From 18 November to 5 January 2018, Hello Kitty, Dear Daniel, Gudetama, My Melody, Cinnamoroll, Little Twin Stars and Pompompurin will be taking over Singapore’s Changi Airport with a list of activities and displays set around the theme of a ‘Mystical Garden’.

  • Hello Kitty and Friends take over Changi Airport for Christmas
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    Hello Kitty and Friends take over Changi Airport for Christmas

    From 18 November to 5 January 2018, popular Sanrio characters Hello Kitty, Dear Daniel, Gudetama, My Melody, Cinnamoroll, Little Twin Stars and Pompompurin will be taking over Singapore's Changi Airport with a list of activities and displays set around the theme of a 'Mystical Garden'. There will also be daily shows at 7.30pm and 9pm at the departure hall of T3, involving lights, snow and drones. Behind check-in row 11 at T3, there are also games such as the Tree House Catcher, Yoyo Tsuri Fountain and Gachapon Machine. Plus, take a sneak peek inside the Sanrio-themed plane from EVA Air. For more: https://sg.style.yahoo.com/catch-hello-kitty-friends-changi-airport-072509066.html Follow Yahoo Lifestyle Singapore on Facebook .

  • All the artistes performing at Anime Festival Asia's 'I Love Anisong' concerts
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    All the artistes performing at Anime Festival Asia's 'I Love Anisong' concerts

    Apart from the various exhibitions of official anime goods, creator goods and even Japanese food, there are also meet-and-greets and showcases during the day and “I Love Anisong” concerts at night. The talented 25-year-old, who was nicknamed “the God with the healing voice” by fans, is also active as an actor, producer and songwriter.