CULTURE & BRANDS

Getting To Know The Iconic Yet Elusive Oracle Card Readers Of Holland Village

Holland Village is home to mostly cafes, bars and dessert shops. But among the crowds of drinkers and cafe junkies,…

1 month ago

10 Social Enterprises Founded By Singaporeans You Can Support

Trends often come and go but there's one that looks like it's here to stay – the heightened awareness regarding environmental…

4 weeks ago

5 Well-Known Traditional Businesses In Singapore That Need To Stay For Years To Come

These people are makers and bakers, artisans and salesmen with one thing in common — they're masters in their chosen…

1 month ago

Life By Design: Delve Deeper Into The Mystical Arts & The Metaphysical At Haji Lane

I chanced upon this quaint little shop along Haji Lane named Life By Design. With several eye-catching knick-knacks displayed by…

1 month ago

10 “Rabak” Confessions From Singaporean Teachers That Show What They Have To Deal With

When it comes to teaching, most of us would agree that it's not an easy job. Yet, some Singaporeans remain…

2 months ago

10 Unique Things Singaporeans Do That Will Shock Foreigners

Though Singapore's a multi-cultural country, we're all united by a set of common quirks and habits. These may, however, leave…

1 year ago

Thow Kwang Pottery Jungle: This Young Singaporean Potter Is Working Hard To Keep The Family Business Alive

Third-generation potter Stella Tan grew up in a house located just a few metres away from a dragon kiln and…

2 months ago

Shawn’s Soaps: This Chef-Turned-Soaper Makes Natural Soaps That Promote Healing

My bathroom has never smelled so invigorating. Do you have eczema or know someone who does? Then perhaps Shawn's Soaps…

1 month ago

10 Things Asian Parents Used As Weapons To Whoop Our Younger Ratchet Selves With

Hands up if you already winced upon reading the title! Memories of our childhood are often bittersweet, but the memories…

7 months ago

Singaporean Surfer Girl Beckie Wants You To Join The Haikini Seasterhood

No, it's not some kind of sorority. But if it was one, I'd definitely join. Meet Beckie, the founder of…

1 year ago

Double Trouble! The Annoying Brothers Tell Us What It Was Like Competing On Asia’s Got Talent

I first encountered The Annoying Brothers when I was walking past Wisma Atria along Orchard Road a year ago. I…

1 year ago

How To Adult: An Online Guide To Singapore Life Now Exists For All You Clueless Souls

How To Adult is the ultimate guidebook for all Singaporeans struggling with adulting. An ambitious brainchild of a group of local university students,…

1 year ago

Life As A Young Barber Apprentice: How This 18-Year-Old Juggles Passion & Poly

Jermain Eu is not your average poly student – he's also a barber apprentice. Juggling schoolwork, a social life and…

1 year ago

Conversations With Project X Volunteers On Why They Aid Sex Workers In Singapore

Sex workers form one of the most marginalised and discriminated communities in Singapore. They are criminalised by the law and…

1 year ago

10 Things We Did In Secondary School To Show Others That We Were The Cool Kids

The good ol' times we had in primary and secondary school were unforgettable. Those were the days where it was…

2 months ago