CULTURE & COMMUNITY

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 year 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…

1 year 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

The World’s A Stage: A Peek Into The Professional Wrestling Scene In Singapore

The bell rang thrice, a signal that the match had officially begun, and the crowd roared with great fervour in…

1 year ago

A Step Back In Time: Is This The End Of Malay Barbers In Singapore?

I don't really have a distinct memory of a particular moment in a barbershop during my childhood. I can only…

1 year ago

Yew Chye Religious Goods Trading: The Dying Trade Of Papermaking For The Dead In Singapore

It’s quiet. The old housing estates loom silently under an overcast sky, their corridors devoid of movement and activity. The…

1 year ago

Concrete Everything: This Singaporean Can Create Almost Anything Out Of Cement

It all started from a bag of leftover cement that's now grown into a business that draws up to a…

1 year ago

Staying True To His Roots: A 23-Year-Old Chinese Antique Collector & Trader In Singapore

Many of us probably have a hobby, something that keeps us motivated and inspired about life. But it’s not often…

1 year ago

This Singaporean Powers Up Standard Nerf Guns Into Cooler & More Awesome Blasters

Playing with toy guns was something that always appealed to us boys when we were young. We loved pretending to…

1 year ago

This Barbershop In Yishun Gives You A Haircut & Sometimes Even A Musical Performance

What a world we live in today. We wake up to a brand new day only to rush off to…

1 year ago

An Interview With The Yusman Twins: How To Defy Gravity & Take Instagram By Storm

Instagram has evolved into a whole different monster from what it was intended to be. What started out as a…

1 year ago

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