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Montblanc Tackles Wearable Tech

iWatch, it's all your fault.

It’s Back! Club 21 Scholarship 2015

Fashion students listen up! Bond-free S-C-H-O-L-A-R-S-H-I-P.

MEN’S FOLIO Designer Of The Year 2014

With Harper's BAZAAR Singapore running a successful regional talent search that concluded with a runway show at Audi Fashion Festival, MEN'S FOLIO is ...

#StyleItForward with Club 21

Are you a shopaholic who has too much clothes and don't know how to get rid of them? Support CLUB 21's annual #StyleItForward Charity Initiative ...

Robyn x Röyksopp “Do It Again” Mini Album

The Scandinavian music superheroes are going on tour together soon and the just announce a collaboration for a 5-track mini album called "Do It ...

Karl Lagerfeld Emojis!

Happy Monday! Erm drop everything you're doing now and download Karl Lagerfeld's Emojis ("Emotikarl") on iTunes now! I know how it feels when ...

Teaching Cantonese at Trade School Singapore!

LEI YIU HMM YIU HORK GON DUN WAA?! I'm teaching at Trade School Singapore this season (not on blogging or baking!!)... CANTONESE. I will give ...

Today’s look: trying to make tartan happen

It's been a while since an outfit post appeared. So I got bangs, I literally went up to the hairdresser and show a picture of Freja Beha circa ...

Ernest Zacharevic Street Art in Singapore

I was walking along Victoria Street when I chanced upon Lithuanian street artist Ernest Zacharevic working on a mural at Jalan Pisang (previously ...

Ilo Ilo Gala Premiere

I'm sure some of you had watched the local film Ilo Ilo already in the cinemas. If you haven't, you're missing out on a piece of history. The film has ...

Tom Odell live in Singapore

Imagine my excitement and shock when I found out that Tom Odell would be coming to Singapore for a meet-and-greet. I tweeted about hoping for Tom ...

Prada Real Fantasies Video

Check out another one of Prada's borderline hipster campaign videos or "motion book", which was just uploaded onto their Youtube last night. ...

#RoyalBaby Tweets To Remember

In similar fashion to all significant global events, the twittersphere is one of the best places to get the most LOL live updates. In Singapore ...

YESAH X STREET PEEK X PAYNK: Blogger Edition ft. RTT!

I have not been posting "Today's Look" outfit posts for quite a while... but I've recently uploaded my first #SELFIE on Instagram, does that ...

Gucci Guilty Black

The thought of a Frank Miller-directed Gucci film might send chills down the spines of all comic lovers. If you haven't watch it yet, you have to. ...

Today’s look: Timo Weiland + Monki + Dr Martens

For the Blueprint 2013 press conference, there's a silent dress code called "wear emerging designers" - it's a campaign/movement the group ...

Runway Music – Fall/Winter 13/14

Here it goes again - the default runway music post after each fashion week ends. Rock The Trend has picked some of the best soundtracks from the recent ...

Today’s Look: stripes and argyle

You might have seen the complete lookbook of the entire JW Anderson X Topshop Spring/Summer 2013 collection earlier this month on Rock The Trend. ...

Calling for Entries! Harper’s BAZAAR X ION Photography Awards

Harper's BAZAAR & ION Orchard Photography Awards 2013 is back again! For the theme this year, it’s all about Singapore. The idea is to find out ...

Runway Music – Fall/Winter 13/14 Menswear Shows

Here it goes again - the default runway music post after each fashion week ends. Rock The Trend has picked some of the best soundtracks from the recent ...

The Club 21 Scholarship‏

Are you looking for a scholarship to further your studies? Source for one such opportunity with a familiar name via Club 21, who's concluding its ...

Today’s Look: Plenty Shades of Green

Attempted to wear different shades of green in one look today! - olive green pants (vintage) - gingham shirt (Uniqlo) - bag from Vintage ...

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!

I would like to wish all the RockTheTrend.com readers a... Merry Merry Christmas! It's been another great year of blogging and I look forward ...

Today’s look: Headline Seoul

I was wearing a new top from Headline Seoul (new brand at Front Row) and just happened to be waiting for a table outside a ramen place - my friends ...

Today’s look: light as air

Today is one of those extremely hot days when I just feel like wearing the lightest clothes from my wardrobe, that's how you beat the heatwave no? ...

Runway Music – Spring/Summer 2013

Looks like a lot of designers are into electro-pop lately: Grimes, Chromatics (their music was overplayed everywhere until the band themselves performed ...

Gucci Première

After a summer of floral fragrances with the Flora by Gucci range, Creative Director Frida Giannini has conceived a new fragrance legend in the ...

WIN a VIP trip to London Fashion Week!

Going to New York Fashion Week is one of the best experience I ever had. It's not easy to get there but check out this competition from Motilo ...

Today’s look: vintage + Nike

I spotted this skirt from the Mong Kok vintage shop in Hong Kong and fell in love with the pleats immediately. They are close together on top but flare ...

Blogging in Cantonese

It's interesting that sometimes, I will receive press materials from Hong Kong, even though I'm based in Singapore and blogs all things Singaporean. For ...

Hermès “The Gift of Time” at Tanjong Pagar Railway Station‏

Hermes Singapore has always been into arts and cultural events, coming up for August they are bringing in the traveling exhibit "The Gift of Time", ...

UNIQLO Launches UT Grand Prix 2013‏!

UNIQLO UT Grand Prix is back! Now on its 8th year (yes since 2005!), the annual T-shirt design contest in which participants around the world turn ...

Goods Of Desire opens in Singapore!

Goods of Desire, a Hong Kong homeware/lifestyle brand that's been around for 16 years, has finally opened its first overseas store in Singapore. ...

Current Obsession: Mavie Marcos & Andain

When I am on holiday I like to have Andain's albums on replay, their songs are just perfect for the vacation mood - laid back, chill out and in ...

Vacation mode: Bali Bound!

By the time you read this I'm probably on my flight to heaven/paradise/wonderland BALI already! Yes finally a beach vacation. I don't know ...

Today’s look: my schoolwork, contrast drape

I've left school for about a year now and sometimes I still dig up my own self-made clothes to wear. This piece was done during draping class ...

Current obsession: Yuna

I was listening to LUSH 99.5 recently and Yuna's newest single produced by Pharrel Williams was being played. From that moment on I had been ...

Today’s look: minty fresh!

I don't go shopping at physical stand-alone stores often, but when I do it's usually pretty fast - whatever that suits you or it's meant to be yours ...

“Wankelmut – One Day” Esther Perbandt show soundtrack

This is probably the BEST runway music I've heard in a while. You know I alway post runway music tracks I like (last season's Versace is still on ...

Kenzo Fishnet Print Nail Art!

For the second entry of the RTT X Nailing.It collaboration - we are playing with KENZO's Spring/Summer 2012 fishnet prints! The super popular ...

Today’s look: galaxy frenzy

Maybe this is what happens when you watched too much Sci-Fi films. I had an ALIEN marathon last weekend plus Sunshine by Danny Boyle last night, ...

Today’s look: all dotted up!

What I'm wearing today is the same look that was featured in CLEO magazine's latest issue (they say I'm a 'Mix Master'!). Both the top and the skirt ...

#RTTturns5! Gucci Flora Fragrance X 3 Giveaway!

To celebrate Rock The Trend's 5th Anniversary, THREE 100ml bottles of the latest Gucci Flora fragrances will be given away to THREE readers. ...

#RTTturns5! WIN a copy of the Fall 2012 Style.com magazine

Want a copy of the latest Style.com magazine Fall 2012 edition? It's a must-have for all hardcore fashion followers who want to keep the ...

#RTTturns5! Announcing the launch of ‘Shop The Trend’

Yes! Rock The Trend is launching a SHOP! For the name it's kinda of a no-brainer. Shop The Trend is basically going to be a place where I ...

Seeing Double: Elohim Vs Agyness in Vogue UK

Is it just me or the ELOHIM Spring/Summer 2012 Parachute II campaign looks a little bit like Agyness Deyn's Acid Reign editorial in Vogue UK March ...

Today’s look: pigeons and rabbits

I've been wearing a lot of my Marni x H&M stuff lately, and my favorite piece is definitely the huge polka dot skirt in purple. Wearing it with my ...

RTT Guest Blogger: Fall 2012 Runway Inspired Nails!

RTT is glad to announce the collaboration with Nailing It, an upcoming local nail art blog - giving you DIY tips and steps to... what else! NAIL ART. The ...

Runway Music – Fall/Winter 12/13

Need some good pumping music for the weekend? Rock The Trend picks the best of the recent Fall/Winter 12/13 Fashion Week runway music from Balenciaga to ...

Today’s look: Wonder Anatomie

What I wore to the W.E.D. (Wear Emerging Designers) event by BLUEPRINT during Social Media Week - my current favorite Thai designer Wonder ...

Wear Emerging Designers movement by BLUEPRINT

As you know BLUEPRINT - a fashion trade show based in Singapore - is all about getting emerging designers more opportunities, be it through media ...

Today’s look: mixing prints

Do you know that the current Hermes creative director Christophe Lemaire has his own line too? Front Row in Singapore stocks his collection, and the ...

Advanced Style – the lives of stylish old New Yorkers

Can't believe that I have only recently discovered Advanced Style - an upcoming documentary on stylish old ladies living in New York by Ari Seth ...

The People’s Party Singapore

Don't be fooled by the name, it's not related to anything political. The People's Party - a mini music festival known for bringing fresh, cutting ...

Girl with five colours in her hair

I have been resisting the ombre hair trend for quite a while, especially after seeing many people's failed attempts, and moreover, being a brunette ...

Today’s look: stripes and dots

I just got back from a short trip to Bangkok. It was my first time in the city and I had a really great time discovering all the emerging designer ...

Swarovski Elements X Takashimaya

As part of a global retail initiative, from 4 November to 25 December, Swarovski Elements will be collaborating with Takashimaya Department Store ...

Today’s Look: denim parka

Singapore's weather might be a little too hot to wear another layer or pile on outerwear, but whenever it rains (and it's been super rainy this ...

Today’s Look: buttoned-up

This is the very first entry of the soon to be frequently updated "Today's Look" series! After resisting doing what Style Bloggers do for quite some ...

Gareth Pugh for M.A.C by Ruth Hogben

If you are a fan of Gareth Pugh's videos, you have to check out his latest collaboration with fashion film director Ruth Hogben which showcases his ...

RTT’s Christmas Pick in STYLE: magazine!

My pick for Christmas shopping this season is featured in STYLE: magazine, Pg 113 in the December issue, out on newsstands now! It's a no-brainer ...

Darcel Disappoints – Faces of Fashion Week series

You might or might not have heard of Darcel Disappoints - the alter ego of New York illustrator Craig Redman - but this series of graphic artworks ...

Alfred Dunhill augmented reality

iPad and iPhone apps are all the rage these days, but one app that truly caught our attention is classic menswear label Alfred Dunhill's exciting ...

RTT featured in CLEO Singapore November issue!

RockTheTrend.com is featured in CLEO magazine November issue! Along with James of street-style blog La Mode Outre and Bagaholicboy - we can be ...

Runway Music – Spring/Summer 2012

Rock The Trend picks the best of the recent Spring/Summer 2012 Fashion Week runway music from Chanel to Versace to Proenza Schouler. You can hear a ...

Uniqlo & Coca Cola T-Shirt Design Competition

Just a few days ago Uniqlo has launched its 8th annual, world-famous, T-shirt design program. The program is called the Uniqlo UT Grand Prix and it ...

“The Frame” by Facehunter Yvan Rodic for Armani Eyewear

Here is a one minute short video titled "The Frame" done by popular streetstyle photographer Yvan Rodic of Facehunter for Giorgio Armani Frames of ...

FIRST LOOK > Louis Vuitton ISLAND MAISON at Marina Bay Sands

Here is a sneak peek of what's to come this September at Marina Bay Sands Singapore - an island just beside the ArtScience museum is the latest Louis ...

LISTEN > Prince Club

As often as we keep track of the latest fashion show videos or livestream, we pay an equal huge amount of attention to the runway soundtracks ...

Barbarella at Baskin Robbins opening

Singapore's favourite SPG Barbarella recently hosted Baskin Robbins Velocity opening and here we have a video of her doing her thing (bimbo antics, ...

UNIQLOOKS Singapore – contest starts today!

The UNIQLOOKS campaign is pretty much what you get if you marry Chictopia with Uniqlo - when you involve something with streetstyle it's bound to ...

Catalog magazine June issue feature

Here's my Catalog magazine feature with some words on the new energy drink called Zesta... grab your copy now! It's in a mini-er version handy ...

Magnum film by Karl Lagerfeld

It's been a while since a non-fashion-y food called The Ice-Cream has tied up with fashion-y people - Karl Lagerfeld shot a film starring Rachel ...

Outfits at AFF by Blackmarket

Thanks to being part of the FashForward.com crew, all we writers were outfitted by local multi-label boutique Blackmarket for the entire Audi ...

Runway Music – Audi Fashion Festival 2011

Want to know the music played at the current Audi Fashion Festival? Here we have the tracklist from some of the shows so far. You know sometimes people ...

On duty as Fashion Police – Robinsons Fashion Week

Street-style photography is no easy feat, especially when it is in Singapore where people don't usually dress up! I was on duty as a fashion ...

Yiunam Leung illustrations

RTT has written about designers, photographers etc before, but let's check out illustrators this time round - from London-based Yiunam Leung, who ...

FashionToast’s Rumi Neely Stars In Ralph Lauren Perfume Ad

We at RTT adore Rumi Neely of FashionToast, hence we were delighted to hear of her collaboration with Ralph Lauren for its Big Pony perfume ad. "Laws of ...

‘UNiform’ – who needs a video when you have motionbook

Making fashion videos are pretty common these days whenever designers launch new collections - there's definitely something special about ...

Contest & DIY Silkscreening with Mojoko

By now you must be familiar with Vue Privee, the cozy gallery right next to Heeren housing creative prints and art pieces. For all art enthusiasts, ...

NowManifest – gathering bloggers under one roof

Changing the blog layout into something more magazine-like/reader-friendly seems to be a hot trend right now. You might or might not have noticed, ...

Runway Music – Paris Fashion Week F/W 11/12

Rock The Trend picks the best of the recent Paris Fashion Week runway music, you can hear a preview of the tracks and download them. The most perfect ...

Runway Music – London & Milan Fashion Week F/W 11/12

Rock The Trend picks the best of the recent London & Milan Fashion Week runway music, you can hear a preview of the tracks and download them with just a ...

KU DÉ TA Singapore and Grey Goose presents Blue Velveteen Sessions with Andy Fletcher (Depeche Mode)

UK mega electronic band Depeche Mode’s Andy Fletcher is coming to Singapore, at KU DÉ TA! Come Friday 25th February, Andy Fletcher will spin his ...

Runway Music – New York Fashion Week F/W 11/12

Rock The Trend picks the best of the recent New York Fashion Week runway music, you can hear a preview of the tracks and download them with just a click. ...

Vue Privee launches E-Commerce – shop art online

You are planning to install some art pieces at your house - do you go to IKEA and get them? If you haven't heard of Vue Privee - the art gallery ...

Musee National du Qatar – Jean Nouvel

Acclaimed French architect Jean Nouvel has worked on many museums and buildings around the world, creating one breakthrough after another. Now ...

Happy Chinese New Year!

We would like to wish all of ROCK THE TREND's readers and friends a Happy Red Hot Chinese New Year and Gong Xi Fa Cai. Enjoy the holidays! ...

BAZAAR Photography Awards 2011 – now calling for entries!

Harper’s BAZAAR Singapore is launching their second year of photography awards in the January issue, so photography enthusiasts - don't miss ...

Runway Music – Menswear Fashion Week F/W 11/12

Rock The Trend picks the best of the recent Menswear Fashion Week runway music, you can hear a preview of the tracks and download them with just a click. ...

Last Suppers

Call us morbid, but we at RTT believe that art should never be sequestered in a box. That is precisely why we are drawn to James Reynolds' ...

Star Creation Competition 2011: now calling for entries

Star Creation - a competition set to uncover Asia's next fashion design talents - is now open for entries! Upon winning, you will receive a chance ...

Crystal Castles to perform at Zouk!

After Chromatics and Glass Candy - Crystal Castles is the next electronic band to perform at Zouk Live. Known for their for their chaotic live ...

Intel Visual Life – The Sartorialist

Curious about how street-style photographers work? Watch this short documentary video courtesy of Intel which discovers the philosophy of street ...

Drip drop, drip drop – Mark Mawson photography

It's not very often that you come across photography as mesmerizing and inspiring as these - Mark Mawson, a London and Sydney-based photographer ...

Merry Christmas!

Remember this? (We bet your father does) It's Supermodel Santa Cindy Crawford in a hat — and little else — in Bon Jovi's 1994 video ''Please Come ...

Paris vs NYC, a tally of two cities

Frequent travelers to chic cities like Paris and New York might be used to the differences, but for the rookies, check out this blog - ...

To Lee, With Love – Nick Knight’s tribute to Alexander McQueen

With visual master Nick Knight in charge, the tribute video to Alexander McQueen is as expected, breathtaking and stunning beyond words. You can spot ...

agnès b. Give Love & Hope this Christmas!

In support of World Aids Day, agnès b has unveiled a series of 3 limited-edition postcards specially designed by illustrator kuanth to be sold in ...

Valentino Restropective at Resorts World Sentosa

After a stop in Brisbane, Australia - Valentino, Restropective: Past/Present/Future - the exhibition that wowed visitors to Les Arts Decoratifs ...

UNIFEM Buy to Save 2010

The charity sale of gently worn designer fashion, and silent auction of celebrity-donated designer fashion - UNIFEM Buy to Save 2010 - is coming ...

Burberry reaches three million fans on Facebook

Burberry has reached three million fans on Facebook – the highest number of fans for any luxury fashion brand. To celebrate and mark this ...

Boutiques.com by Google

Google has just launched Boutiques.com, a personalized shopping experience that let you find and discover fashion goods through a collection of ...

GAP ‘WANT’ campaign – Supporting Shelter England Charity

GAP is launching its Holiday campaign-"Want"- which includes a series of videos with different people from all kinds of league, one of whom is ...

Prada fantasy motionbook Fall/Winter 2010/2011

Prada has just unveiled their latest fantasy motionbook, directed by James Lima and produced by Max Brun and Hi! Production. The short video ...

Six Scents Parfums: Series Three

Young designers/labels do not churn out fragrances like the big guns, but here is your chance to experience the scent inspired by your favourite ...

UNIFEM Buy to Save 2010

Shopping for a good cause must be the best excuse ever! In partnership with Club 21 and MasterCard, UNIFEM Singapore (part of UN Women) is holding ...

Submissions – showcase your work here!

We highlight editorials from major publications from time to time under the category 'Magazines', but at the same time, we would love to feature ...

Runway Music – Paris Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2011

Rock The Trend picks the best of Paris Fashion Week runway music, from shows like Balenciaga to Givenchy to Celine, you can hear a preview of the tracks ...

‘Modelgeddon’ – Versace x Love Magazine

Versace and LOVE Magazine have collaborated on a short film which depicts an imaginary city featuring four supermodels in ass-kicking characters. ...

Runway Music – London + Milan Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2011

Rock The Trend picks the best of London and Milan Fashion Week runway music - currently on unstoppable replay is 'Rose' by The Feeling heard during ...

Runway Music – New York Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2011

Rock The Trend picks the best of New York Fashion Week runway music - from the classical tunes at Marc Jacobs to the catchy beats at Alexander Wang, you ...

Erin Fetherston launches ECommerce

Erin Fetherston has followed the foot steps of Alexander Wang and Proenza Schouler to launch e-commerce on erinfetherston.com. The site re-launch ...

Burberry unveils ‘Retail Theatre’ concept for Spring 2011 show

Already at the forefront of technology with its previous effort in 3D live streaming, Burberry Prorsum is announcing runway to reality events for ...

VOGUE.com unveils redesign

Style.com will remain as it is, but VOGUE has unveiled its independent redesigned website today at www.VOGUE.com. Launching live with the new website ...

Play Dress-up with Sanrio x Dr. Martens

The highly anticipated Sanrio x Dr. Martens Limited Edition boots will be launched in Singapore this coming 1st September 2010, in conjunction with ...

‘The Sleeping Beauty in the Woods’ by Brendan Zhang

Photography: Brendan Zhang Lighting & Grip: Khairul Amin Hair & Makeup: Xara Lee Model: Margaret White Wardrobe: Christine ...

Vote for ‘Remember’ – Singapore’s 1st entry in international fashion film competition

Commonground Projects, a creative house based in Singapore have submitted Singapore's first and only entry in an international fashion film ...

View from the top

Mid-trip update from Shang Hai, here are some panoramic pictures I took from the viewing deck of the World Expo Culture Center (below, first image) ...

Destination Shanghai

Traveling to Shang Hai for a week to explore the World Expo. This is my second time visiting the bustling city, really miss the food and night scene ...

WINNERS — Harper’s Bazaar & ION Photography Awards

Remember the shout-out I wrote about the Harper's Bazaar & ION Photography Awards back in early February? After two months and 100 over entries, ...

Rock The Trend turns 3

The yearly reminder happens every mid-April, so it has been three years of blogging now! When RTT turned 1, it coincided with the start of my ...

Notes on Tokyo

I have just wrapped up my visit to Japan. As I've mentioned, it is a rather non-shopping related trip, so I can't say or share much about the shopping hot ...

Touring Tokyo

I am in the midst of my first trip to Japan and it has been a great experience so far exploring, discovering the many different city hotspots. Japan is a ...

Fall ’10 fashion week + live streaming schedule

Fashion week kicks off today. Hot off the calendar is BCBG in a few hours time. Thanks to the lovely folks at Vogue UK you can track every capital's ...

Harper’s BAZAAR & ION Photography Awards

Note to budding fashion photographers: Harper's Bazaar Singapore is hosting its first photography competition on the hunt for fresh talents to take part ...

The Internet Age

Live streaming shows are getting more and more common these days. Blame Dolce & Gabbana and their many years of efficient live streaming on their ...

Going off the road

A shoot I did over the holidays... enjoy! l Model : Margaret White Styled by me Makeup: Hydaia Mohamad Assistant : Cheryl ...

Fashion Week schedule (menswear + couture)

Milan menswear Fall 2010 16 January, Saturday 10.15am Ermenegildo Zegna 01.00pm Costume National Homme 03:00pm Jil Sander 05.00pm Emporio Armani ...

From miles away

Being a blogger, one of the best things that has happened is making friends with other fellow bloggers. Whether they are local or non-local, in the US ...

Top picks 2009

To choose a favourite out of each category is not an easy job, starting with a few choices, then narrowing down to just one. But there are several ...

Happy Holidays!

RTT wishes you Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! Can't believe this year is ending soon (Top Picks 2009 post coming up???), but it has been an amazing ...

“All I want for Christmas is…” (Designer edition)

What does a designer want for Christmas? The Cut blog got the answers... Francisco Costa, creative director of Calvin Klein "A painting by artist ...

Face off

Vlada Roslyakova in W Korea vs Namie Amuro's latest album cover. Different faces, same concept. While Namie is a huge star in Japan, and the ...

McQueen magnified

Alexander McQueen Spring '10 at Harvey Nichols, Sloane Street, London, store window. The details, so stunning. [images: little dapper ...

Her royal highness

Style icon extraordinaire Daphne Guiness rocking the Nina Ricci stilts shoes. The stiletto expert can work a pair of sky high heel-less ...

Photobooth with Christopher Bailey and Liu Wen

When there were huge Macs at the Burberry bloggers station... Still can't believe this happened. Thank you ...

WIN passes to Parco Fashion Designer of the Year ’09 contest showcase

ETA: tickets fully given out, application closed. Happening this coming Friday, 7pm at Parco Millenia Walk, 25 selected designers will showcase their ...

Track RTT

These have been set up for quite a while, but not really hugely publicized so fyi, here are the several ways to track Rock The Trend --- events, updates, ...

Karl sans shades

Found this picture of the Kaiser in 1983 in the latest Teen Vogue (Nov '09), doing a fitting for Inès de la Fressange. You can hardly find a picture ...

New work, my own designs

Photographed by Benny Tan Model: Valeria Kazakova Makeup & hair: Sherrine Clothes all made by me. ...

Just a reminder…

Alexander McQueen is streaming his show live at alexandermcqueenlive.showstudio.com 8pm (Paris

Test shoot gallery

Here at Rock The Trend there are fashion editorials being posted from month to month, we talk about Meisel and McQueen, Kate Moss and Craig McDean etc, ...

Jet setting mode

Slow posting in the coming weeks due to traveling, will leave you with Freja in Numéro #107. [images: ...

Burberry Live

London Fashion Week is ending today with Burberry --- the last show, watch it live at 6.30pm (London Time). live.burberry.com [image: ...

90 mins of Vogue

Finally caught The September Issue today. Surprisingly the movie centres a lot around Grace Coddington, almost as much as Anna, and you get to ...

McQueen live!

Come 6th October, Alexander McQueen is joining the likes of Dolce & Gabbana and Gareth Pugh --- live streaming his Spring 2010 show presentation in ...

Correction

Even though the official release date for The September Issue in Singapore says 10th September on its facebook page, there are still no news or ...

Full schedule— Spring/Summer 2010 fashion week

-click below- New York   [09 - 17 September] London [18 - 23 September] Milan [23 - 30- September] Paris [30 September - 08 October] Some ...

'Fashion is a religion. This is the Bible.'

Mark this date down (for Singaporeans only), September 10 is the date of release of 'The September Issue' in local cinemas, just 19 days away! Check here ...

Some work

That test shoot I did with Mathilde. Photographed by Fariz, clothes all made by me. It's the simplest shoot ever with very minimal hair and makeup done, ...

Designers when they’re young

You might have seen Karl Lagerfeld's childhood picture, now check out photos of some designers when they are not so famous yet, courtesy of ...

Missing L’officiel SG + Recap on…

Some updates: If you've been looking up and down for the L'Officiel Singapore July issue, which has been nowhere to be found on the shelves till now, ...

Weekend remix

Chanel Couture show soundtrack Tiga --- Shoes [MP3]

Mid week remix

Dolce & Gabbana show soundtrack "Amy Winehouse - Love Is A Losing Game (remixed by DJ Coleman)" ...

Couture Fall 09' Fashion Week schedule

Monday, 6th July 10.00am  Alexis Mabille, 14 rue Royale 2.30pm & 5.00pm Christian Dior, 30 Avenue Montaigne Tuesday, 7th July 11.30am Giorgio ...

Some shout outs

The third cycle of the Great Britons programme has just begun, offering free flights to budding British talent as part of British Airways' sponsorship of ...

Menswear fashion week Spring 10' schedule

Slow posting this week due to travelling. Will leave you with the menswear schedule to catch up with the actions. MILAN PARIS Till then, will ...

Introducing +9

I am a fan of MYKROMAG, not only because of the team behind it, but the entire mag is really worth reading from page to page. The content is strong and ...

To read, this weekend

This article/report from WWD that questioned: after recession, what will execs do first? The answers are pretty mixed, while some planned to keep on ...

Prada talks to CNN

A little late but in case you've missed it, Miuccia Prada's first TV interview in three ...

The hectic life of designers

If you have some time on your hand, check out Vogue.com's feature called "Welcome to my World" in which they document several designer's typical working ...

Osman Yousefzada x Astley Clarke

Osman Yousefzada, the up-and-coming London based designer who is invited to show in Paris next season, has exclusively designed a range of jewelleries for ...

Trendspotting: Galactic mode

Not trying to catch up with the Star Trek fever here, but the trend that is the galactic prints on dresses. Probably the starter of them all, is Risto ...

Anna Wintour 60 Minutes interview

60 Minutes [CBS] May 2009 Watch video here [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rk6J82fu2Bw] Barbara Walters [ABC] Dec ...

The new Antwerp Six?

Kris van Assche Olivier Theyskens Bruno Pieters Maison Martin Margiela Dries van Noten Ann Demeulemeester Yes/no? I was about to ...

Gangster

Karl Lagerfeld Fall 09' accessories Karl really loves music doesn't he? He owns 100 iPods and he confessed to Bazaar that he dreams to be ...

For the weekend

Images from the past week that caught my eyes. Sigrid for Numero #103, ph by Greg Kadel preview. She's getting better and better, no? Can't wait to ...

Old times

Backstage at Versace Spring 1994 (click on image to view HQ version) Vintage Vogues are nice to look at, that's where you get to see how models ...

Beyond backstage shots

Tao Okamoto's (pre-official campaign) Ralph Lauren ad which was shot backstage in the show venue has been earning praises for the quality of the shot. Now ...

New domain

Look up, it's rockthetrend.com now. Cheers,   [image:

Martin Grant Fall 09' lookbook

Most memorable of the season. See how Ajuma Nasanyana is rocking it. (see the rest here) A lot of designers and brands have turned ...

View from the back

Random observation: the following Spring looks, Michael Kors and Versace... ...photographers only shoot them from ONE angle which is obviously the back ...

Sorrenti by Sorrenti

"Autoportraits" Vogue Hommes International Spring 09' Mario Sorrenti ph by Mario Sorrenti Styled by Emmanulle Alt < This is quite ...

Jet-setting mode

School's out, I'm going off for a little vacation. Will be back on 13th April but in the meanwhile, blogging goes on as per usual, just a little ...

The same piece, in different style

Versace Atelier Spring 09. 'Wild Couture' Vogue Italia March 09' Amber Valletta ph by Steven Klein "Couture" Numero #101 Heidi Mount ph by ...

In with the new

Well guess what, as usual, the fashion elites got to wear the newest pieces from Fall 09' collections right off the runway (or for Carine's case, before ...

Runway soundtracks (Fall ’09 edition)

Something for the weekend, this is soundtrack post 3.0 Again, the links are there for you to download the tracks. Here are my picks from this ...

Spreading the words on…

the Great Britons campaign: British Airways is looking for talented people who are ambitious and committed to excelling in their field. Whether ...

Who did it better

Louis Vuitton Spring 09' ft Madonna by Meisel Heidi Mount, Numero #100 ph by Peter Lindberg (note: censored tits) The face of Chanel doing ...

Fall ’09… a sum-up

This season has been pretty exciting, really. I was expecting a very predictable season but like what fellow blogger Vogueite has said, recession can be a ...

Question

I don't usually do this but can someone identify which editorial does this image come from? Looks like from Vogue UK... but I am not ...

Coco avant Chanel film trailer

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=obXrWJaV8Hg] Set to be the fashion movie of the year, the serious

Versace Atelier Spring ’09

Can you believe Versace couture used to look like this circa 02' - 04'? Now fast forward to 2009. Another divine ...

Mary Katrantzou Fall ’09

Amazing. Last season, she put jewelry-inspired print on dresses, and now it's all about perfume bottles. Mary K's signature art-deco ...

Costa’s Project Protégé

Julian Louie has been getting a lot of buzz for being an apparent protégé to Francisco Costa of Calvin Klein, who worked very closely with him for his ...

Velvet is back

Ralph Lauren Cynthia Steffe Marc Jacobs This fabric is so hard to pull off, most of the time it looks ugly and old. But Marc's version is ...

Current obssession: lamé draping

Silver lamé reminds me of mercury when draped... I am going gaga over wearable futurism at Doo.Ri and Altuzarra. [images: ...

The tights at Doo.Ri

Designers love to play with leggings/tights these days. I think those are...   well played. [images: style.com, ...

The shoes at Lacoste

I was shocked to see this... Balenciagas here: How will Nicolas and gang feel? Either the Lacoste team don't see other collections ...

In a word…

I always enjoy these little pre-fashion week hints. Following up to what they did last season, the people at The Cut@NYmag have asked the designers to use ...

Kicking Kirkwoods

Nicolas Kirkwood's signature platform shoes are really drool-worthy. I am loving his Spring 09' range, heavy on metallic and python ...

Festive mode

The Chinese New Year period is here, which means same routine, I am flying back home for five days for the occasion and won't be around blogging. I am ...

Mrs O

Words can't express my joy over the fact that, the ever unpredictable Michelle Obama had chosen Jason Wu's creation over so many major league designers ...

If I was a boy

I would want to have a full Phillip Lim wardrobe. It's like the Chloé of menswear---  so stylish but effortless and laid back. A lot of the individual ...

Priced to kill

The recession might be happening right now and affecting the fashion business just like anyone else but some companies are still churning out clothes with ...

In dream land

Images that stop you dead in your tracks. Antonio Marras Spring 05' finale piece Breath-taking. image: runwaym via elle.com ...

The big recap

Year 2008 in fashion, in a glance: The leader: Jourdan Dunn became the first black model to walk Prada since 1997. Winning it: Marion Cotillard ...

Looking broke is the new chic?

The Miu Miu Spring 09 collection is making me feeling very OK about a certain 'rugged' canvas bag of mine. The price tag screams US$995. Imagine ...

Couture fashion week schedule

We are exactly one month away from HCFW Spring 09' 26th January 2.30pm Christian Dior 7.30pm Armani Privé 27th January 10.00am ...

Top picks 2008

It should be safe right now to recap the entire year's worth of hits and misses, since several magazines are already churning out January issues and ...

Collection RED

My 5 piece holiday collection, shot on location at Joo Chiat road, Singapore. (Click on image for HQs) Photographed by Sarah Chan ...

Would you wear these shoes?

How does it actually feel like to wear this kind of high heels? Dolce & Gabbana Celine Louis Vuitton Fall 06' To be honest, they look ...

Local spotlight

It's time for the usual monday mega post and this time, I am going to write a long one regarding the local editorial scene. Firstly, get to know the ...

Project prom dress

Visited my secondary school's prom just now... I managed to take some quick photos with the girls before they head into the ballroom. It was ...

H&M’s next collaboration: Matthew Williamson

This is fast. The Comme des Garcons x H&M hype has not died down yet and they are already making fans excited about the next collaboration. The ...

Guess the identity of this stylish kid

But like what Cathy Horyn said, it's too easy! ...as a child his favorite style was Austrian. He asked his parents for his own valet, too. See answer ...

Bag most wanted

For bags, would you choose style over substance or the other way round? The Jil Sander multi-pocket bag. Chanel 'essentials' bag images: ...

That glittery YSL pants

Naomi Campbell in the same Yves Saint Laurent Fall 08' high waisted pants, four times. 1. For the Fall 08' campaign, 2. At CFDA, 3. ...

Watch your back

This isn't really a trend but I love to see how some designers have added extra volume and detailing to the back of the dresses/coats. From the back view, ...

Emma Watson at fashion week

She is no Lindsay ok. And the best way to show people that you are a serious adult is via wearing loads of trenches, blazers and attend the best of the ...

In times like this, wear flats

At fashion week, Maybe all those running around has got onto these fashionistas. But sooner or later, everyone starts wearing the same stuff, ...

The Celine timeline

97 - 04' Michael Kors 05' Roberto Menichetti 06 - 08' Ivana Omazic 09' Phoebe Philo Nowdadays, fashion houses change their new ...

Third capsule collection

Photographed by Stephanie Goh ( GlossandGravel (site), Crimsoncream (blog) ) Styled by Cheryl Chan Hair by Cheryl Chan Makeup by ...

Designers one-word-says-it-all

The Spring/Summer 09' fashion month is just one week away. Wanna know what New York has in store for you? The people of THE CUT had asked them to ...

Make it happen

Ever wonder what if Singapore has its own Project Runway? I might be years away from being eligible to participate but that didn't stop me from having ...

Wear it right please

That Giambattista Valli Spring '08 dress looked good on the runway but this Taiwanese singer named Jolin Tsai had worn it in such an ugly way ...

Prada is so made for Wintour

Rocking those lace

Carry a piece of structure

Christian Lacroix leather tiered handbag Prada leather bag with ruffle detail Might not be functional, but they sure look more like a piece of ...

Kanye’s in the house

I LOVE Kanye West, for his music and his cheekiness. With Marc Jacobs, at the Louis Vuitton show With Pierre Hardy, at the Hermes show With ...

Bangles turn necklace

Dries van Noten Fall 08' If you are wondering what to do with your stack of

In Memory of Yves Saint Laurent

Read breaking news here. Yves Saint Laurent 1936-2008 Named one of GQ's 50 Most Stylish Men in 1954 The YSL bride and his first le smoking ...

What are you stepping on?

Chanel Cruise 09', 'Miami Vice' gun heels Chanel Paris-Londres Métiers d’Art Collection lightbulb heels, 1200 € Would you wear them? Karl is ...

I like her style— Kate Lanphear

The newly promoted ELLE style director has been on my list of aspirational style for quite a while. I really like the way she pulls off the monochromatic ...

Asian invasion at Parsons

These 16 nominees are up for 'Designer of Year' award at Parsons The New School for Design. If I have not mistaken, 10 out of 16 are actually ...

Fashion’s strangest jobs

I had my days as an intern at a fashion magazine. When I first started, I was ready for a ‘The Devil Wears Prada’ or ‘Ugly Betty’ experience--- ...

It’s been a year

Rock.The.Trend. turns one today Blogging has been rather tiring, but still, fashion is my first love and I truly enjoy writing about it. I want to ...

How to work in the Prada office

Miuccia Prada (yes, herself) have instructions for her New York employees: Desk and work surfaces should be clean and uncluttered. Pictures, ...

Vintage high fashion— Yves Saint Laurent and Cristobal Balenciaga

Yves Saint Laurent 1962 [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nJUcccpa_jQ] Cristobal Balenciaga ...

High heels with no heel

I thought the Marc Jacobs' inverted heel creation would be the last time we are going to see ridiculously unstable high heels for good. Then again, ...

Top picks 2007

We are far from closing the year but in the fast pace of the fashion world, the year has already ended. Ok bad joke, but haven't we seen all the December ...

Furry rats… for wearing!

I don't know if PETA is going to target this but that controversial rat coat from Gareth Pugh's Spring Summer 08' collection is being featured in the ...

My graduation

After four years in a Catholic all-girls school, I feel like I'm finally DONE with studying. What a way to celebrate the end of this torture with a ...

Killer shoes

I thought Marc Jacob's misplaced heels are one of the quirkiest around but Balenciaga's shoes impress me even harder. I would say Nicolas Ghesquiere's ...

The real names of the top names

Check out the less glamourous monikers of the fashion industry's most famous names... Ralph Lauren real name: Ralph Lifschitz Ralph's parents are ...

Dude, where’re your heels?

After the NY fashion week wrapped-up, I was wondering who is going to wear those misplaced heels by Marc Jacobs and how will they look like on celebs. My ...

Fashion spotlight: Marios Schwab

Five reasons why you have to start watching out for this design talent: Latest Spring 08' collection has been ranked as style.com's Top 10 ...

The merriest fashion finale ever…

For almost every single fashion shows, models have to strut down the runways with the same blank look and their skinny frame just simply make them look ...

John Galliano’s circus

Want to know what happened at the Galliano show? . . . . . . . . . . . [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cncZos4xmYI] Click here ...

Hussein Chalayan’s technical wizardry

I was wondering where's Hussein Chalayan's show in Paris and I just got the answer from TFS that he presented it via a video shot by Nick Knight. How ...

Reality check

Some designers opt for this artsy sort of fashion to display their talent & creativity. But what is too far? If they are going to make pieces that ...

A little inspiration from Prada

Have you seen this Michael Kors top that looks so much like Christian Lacroix's SS07 Haute Couture opening piece? Sometimes I really wonder if they do ...

Right off the runways

Celebs can have all the most ridiculous priviledges we can never thought of. See this, they can wear clothes from the Spring/Summer 08' collections when ...

Keira Knightley premiere style

When the last Harry Potter movie came out, I talked about how impressive the 17 year-old Emma Watson's premiere style is.  Now there is the beautiful and ...

Michael Kors Vs Lacroix– uncanny resemblance?

Don't you agree with me that this Michael Kors creation from his latest SS08 collection looks strikingly similar to Christian Lacroix's Haute Couture SS07 ...

Marc Jacobs Daisy

Marc Jacobs's latest fragrance is a lot more different than his usual more grown-up kind. It's meant to be "happy and youthful", "more accessible ...

I’m not a FAKE plastic bag

You should have heard of that sensational Anya Hindmarch recycle bag given its circulation around the net lately. I went on to check it out at eBay ...

Fashion week trivias

Facts to know before the shows kickoff... Time is a key factor Jil Sander is absent from the official Milan fashion week schedule because the ...

Valentino retires

UPDATE: Alessandra Facchinetti will be the new head designer of Valentino, who announced his retirement a few days ago. Facchinetti famously took Tom ...

Fragrance mania– the icons are back

The legendary fragrances are back with their new versions... Chanel No. 5 Eau Premiere You have to agree that Chanel No. 5 is one of the most ...

Chanel rotund sunglasses

Nicole Richie has been spotted wearing this pair of sunglasses by Chanel lately... The deal is, amidst tons of celebrities wearing coloured frame ...

Beauty and brains

You can't help but get a little jealous of the 19 year-old supermodel Lily Cole. Maybe she did hit the jackpot for her genetic lottery but can you ...

Fall trend alert: high pockets

I noticed this trend of tucking your hands into jackets with pockets positioned at the chest area... from left: Emanuel Ungaro, Hermes, Alexander ...

Marc’s funky new tattoo

Check out how he has transformed from chubby to hottie photos:

Prada Infusion d’Iris fragrance

Prada fans rejoice! "Infusion d'Iris is a contemporary eau de parfum that reinforces Prada's connection with the artisan traditions of classic ...

Ultimate to-die-for bag: Givenchy Nightingale

Isn't it stunning? A cool bag with a cool name to match? What I like about this bag is the minimal details with simple yet amazing structure. Plus, ...

Emma Watson premiere style

Emma Watson, the star of the Harry Potter series which has just churned out its fifth movie, looks absolutely gorgeous on the red carpet. Considering the ...

Kate Moss for Topshop: who’s wearing it?

The most talked-about celeb collection of the year has just gotten a few more fans in... Leggy blonde Cameron Diaz donned the same black halter mini ...

Sporty Wedges

People.com's stylewatch spotted Victoria Beckham wearing this pair of sporty wedges. Those wedges are by Dries Van Noten's Spring/Summer 07' ...

The ultimate winning style

I'm glad that the following three ladies here have won their respective competition/award and most importantly, they were in their best look. There's no ...

The Prada Wears Devil

Lately, Miuccia has been wearing this particular skirt as shown above -- bright, neon puffy feathered skirts and she pairs them with mostly a simple ...

Oliver Theyskens: most beautiful

I love love love Olivier Theyskens. I know he's Anna Wintor's golden boy but I love his work for Rochas and now, Nina Ricci. He's got such an amazing ...