Posted on February 20, 2013 by Rebecca
My last Kyoto blog entry is on shopping...
Since I spent much of the time in the rural area exploring temples and gardens, there was barely time for shopping. The day before I left for Tokyo, I went into the city centre during the late afternoon and spent a few hours exploring the [...]
Posted on January 31, 2013 by Rebecca
Drop by Tracey Neuls x Tord Boontje
For an ex-shopaholic like me, I am now buying only about 10% of what I used to in a year. I spent years using shopping as a means of stress relief from work, and it was only when I started selling all my unwanted stuff on [...]
Posted on January 2, 2013 by Rebecca
2013 is here and I have a sudden urge to change my personal style...
I often feel that despite my physique, my character is very tom boyish, but being a "tomboy" is more about an inner attitude rather than the sexual orientation and often people are confused by this term. Even when I [...]
Posted on July 8, 2012 by Rebecca
I have a soft spot for Converse even though they are not the most comfortable shoes! My fashion 'dilemma' has always been whether to go for something I really like but not at all practical or something that is just functional or practical. I have gone down both routes, these days I [...]
Posted on February 7, 2012 by Rebecca
Finally, the successful collaboration between Jil Sander and Uniqlo has come to an end. Who could have guessed that Uniqlo would be the retailer to launch Jil Sander's comeback? From what I recall, this is probably one of the most successful fashion designer + retailer collaborations in recent years besides the H [...]
Posted on January 14, 2012 by Rebecca
Apart from essentials, I rarely shop for fashion items these days. As someone who used to work in fashion and a shopaholic, I accumulated so much 'stuff' over the years that I simply ran out of room(s) to fit them all.
Then one day, I decided to sell all my unworn and barely-used [...]