Walk the walk, talk the talk, and dress the part. Welcome to Buro 24/7 Editor in Chief, Cai Mei Khoo’s life. Having made her teeth at Harpers Bazaar Malaysia, the editor in chief has a wardrobe filled with key statement pieces, items inspired from her crazy travels and haute designer picks. Step into her unique style… Read More #UnlockingHerWardrobe: Cai Mei Khoo
We got to sit down with Malaysia’s healthiest fashionista. Jesrina Arshad is the founder of health and wellness portal, Purely B, and is determined to make Asia a healthier place. Read on to discover her fashion secrets and wellness tips to get oyur body in shape for THE dress. ST – What inspired you to… Read More #UnlockingHerWardrobe: Jesrina Arshad
If you haven’t already read about her through Harpers Bazaar Digital Diary, then it’s through her unconventional Instagram shots that you’ve noticed this sassy new-age Malaysian. StyleTribute gets up close and personal with Ally Mukhriz, fashion trendsetter and leader of a 6OK Instagram community, imprinting Malaysia of her sense of style, filter after #nofilter. ST… Read More #UnlockingHerWardrobe: Ally Mukhriz
If you love checking out fashion blogs for inspiration, chances are you’ve come across STYLEX, which is the brainchild of Lexie Rodriguez. A combination of the words ‘style’ and ‘Lex’, her passion for fashion has pushed her to share her personal #ootd stills and motions as well as tips and cheat sheets on her blog,… Read More #UnlockingHerWardrobe: Lexie Rodriguez
Real or faux, there’s something exceptionally cool and luxurious about leather. It’s basically tough-girl material for those who want to add a dash of grunge, rock or that femme fatale flair into their wardrobe. One thing to bear in mind: it doesn’t necessarily have to be in black; bright or muted colours work too! So… Read More #Howtostyleit: leather
One would never guess that this stylish businesswoman and fashion designer is a mother of two. While family will always come first for Tengku Chanela Jamidah, her passion clearly lies in fashion as she’s also the co-founder of home-grown label, THAVIA X. Always armed with a delectable ‘it’ bag, her style exudes a balanced mix… Read More #UnlockingHerWardrobe: Tengku Chanela Jamidah
If there is one article of clothing that every woman should absolutely have in her closet, it’d be the little black dress – hands down. It’s the ultimate wardrobe essential that can be worn for various affairs, from casual to formal, thanks to its versatility. And credit goes to Mademoiselle Coco Chanel for incepting the… Read More #Howtostyleit: The little black dress (LBD)
If you grew up listening to Malaysia’s local radio stations, chances are you’ve heard a sultry and deep, husky-voiced female DJ talking to you at least once. Her name? Serena Choong. Better known as Serena C, we consider this vivacious voice veteran a serial multi-tasker as she juggles her hectic freelance-hosting career and being a… Read More #UnlockingHerWardrobe: Serena Choong
Want to make a lasting impression by exuding #girlboss vibes à la Nasty Gal founder, Sophia Amoruso? Then it’s time to ditch the boring ol’ pantsuit and frumpy sheath frocks. To nail power dressing like a cool (lady) boss while boosting your style credentials, you’ll need to replace them with modern and updated essentials that’ll… Read More #Howtostyleit: Power suit staples
You know what they say: in fashion, one day you’re in, and the next day you’re out. But one look at this stylish lady and you’ll know she’s part of the ‘in’ crowd. Often spotted in her signature one-piece ensembles, circular glasses and a statement necklace, the former Head of Wardrobe and fashion advisor for… Read More #UnlockingHerWardrobe: Zaihani Mohd Zain
A true fashion girl would know that accessories are your best bet for taking your outfit from ordinary to outstanding in a jiffy. And if you want to make a bold impression, you can rely on striking statement pieces to get the job done. But before you get excited and start piling on aimlessly (and… Read More #Howtostyleit: statement pieces
If you’re an avid fan of local films and TV dramas, you’ve probably seen this Malay-British hybrid on both the big and small screens. Yasmin Hani Ismail Richardson is a TV presenter and actress who started out as a radio jockey for Era.FM before hosting several entertainment programmes and reality shows. The pretty face has… Read More #UnlockingHerWardrobe: Yasmin Hani
One trend that’s currently on our radar right now? Digital printing: a technique initially used on synthetics but now can be done quite quickly on fabrics to create custom textiles – and the result is extremely pretty. Some designers who pioneered this digital-print movement include Mary Katrantzou, Peter Pilotto, Alexander McQueen and Clover Canyon as… Read More #Howtostyleit: Digital prints
Thanuja Ananthan is wearing a gorgeous Dolce & Gabbana flower dress (shop it here HERE), and a Louis Vuitton Capucines GM bag (shop it HERE). Standing at almost 6-feet tall with voluminous curls that sit atop her lanky frame, plus a mega-watt smile to boot, it’s quite impossible not to notice the presence of this stunning beauty.… Read More #UnlockingHerWardrobe: Thanuja Ananthan
Whether your fashion muse is blogger extraordinaire Chiara Ferragni, movie star Monica Bellucci, Vogue Japan’s Editor-at-large Anna Dello Russo or old-Hollywood icon Sophia Loren, you’ll notice one thing they have in common: they’re all Italian ‘It-Girls’. In fact, they’re pretty much the epitome of how Italian women dress; relaxed yet elegant and never short of… Read More #Howtostyleit: Italian Dolce
Sheena Liam knows how to pull off the athleisure trend with her gorgeous monochrome Karl Lagerfeld bomber jacket (shop it HERE), her All Dressed Up hooded jumpsuit (shop it HERE), and her Dolce & Gabbana animal print sneakers (shop it HERE). Though she’s been modelling for some time prior, it wasn’t till this leggy beauty nabbed the winning title… Read More #UNLOCKINGHERWARDROBE: SHEENA LIAM
If there’s one trend that’s on the rise right now, it’s got to be dressing down. All of a sudden, it’s (finally) acceptable to wear sports apparel outside the gym. And since sweat-wicking fabrics and comfortable sneakers are the new codes for cool at brunch dates, work meetings or dinner and drinks, high-street brands are… Read More #HOWTOSTYLEIT: ATHLEISURE
A familiar face in the fashion circuit, you’ll often spot Kim Raymond in the pages of magazines and attending social events as a VIP guest. After all, the fashion enthusiast, stylist (especially for her actor-cum-model husband, Keith Foo) and entrepreneur is known for her signature edgy-cool outfits, which she loves sharing on her Instagram feed… Read More #unlockingherwardrobe: Kim Raymond
If you think shiny, shimmery and metallic materials should only be reserved for fancy, black-tie occasions that take place at night, think again. The trend isn’t all that tacky if you know how to style it the right way – yes, even during the day! Don’t believe us? Here’s how to sprinkle the right amount… Read More #howtostyleit: Sequins
Sarah wears a gorgeous dress by Chloé, available at StyleTribute (shop it HERE) True to her Instagram profile description, Sarah Lian is no one-trick pony – and no stranger in the entertainment industry either as the Actress, Emcee and TV personality also runs her very own talent management agency, which goes by the name Suppagood… Read More #unlockingherwardrobe: Sarah Lian
No matter the soirée occasion, there seems to be an unconventional outfit of choice that fashion bunnies are gradually gravitating towards: jumpsuits. Successfully supplanting glitzy gowns and slinky frocks in the evening wear dress code department, this one-piece wonder is what everyone is wearing right now to get noticed – stat. Not sure how to… Read More #howtostyleit: Jumpsuits
Alexis wears a dress by Victoria Beckham (shop it here) We meet with our fabulous investor Alexis Fosler who opens her house and wardrobe for us, telling us about her style, her favorite designers and places to shop (online of course!) as well as her two cents on the fashion industry. Arriving at Alexis’ house… Read More #unlockingherwardrobe: Alexis Fosler
StyleTribute loves design. Not only the design of clothes, but all things design. This is why we are so pleased to announce the next step in our quest to bring you, our admired StyleMakers, the most amazing designs: the launch of our new capsule collection of packaging. Packaging, you say? Packaging, we say! We have… Read More StyleTribute x Philippine Poplu
Hello fashionistas, can you believe it’s been five weeks since our last wardrobe raid (read it here)? In the first of our two-part Unlocking WoW Closets series with Wear Oh Where, we played stylists to one of the coolest girls we know — former assistant fashion editor of Harper’s Bazaar Singapore, Yilian Ng, and gleaned… Read More Unlocking Jia En’s Wardrobe
The epitome of ‘less is more’, Valerie Wang’s clean, unadulterated sophistication is both relatable and desirable. Testament of this, is her wide following and prominence in the local blogosphere. Through social media, Valerie constantly provides glimpses of her innovative and unique creations. With the impending launch of her leather bag collection, StyleTribute was able to… Read More Defining Elegance with Simplicity: Valerie Wang
If you wish to see the heart and soul of fashion, go to their trade shows! Whether you are any designer, private label owner, a seasoned fashionista, or just a regular trend follower, attending trade shows is a rewarding opportunity to know fashion and its business very well. Because aside from the clothes and the… Read More Tranoï : The Future’s Fashion is here!
The 18th of June 2015 marked a landmark day for StyleTribute. It was the launch of its first ever Pop-up store in Singapore, The Style Click. Forming a collaboration with Hong Kong based e-tailer, which sells essentials of the highest quality, the StyleClick sought to take the experience of online shopping offline. In order to… Read More TheStyleClick – Opening Night in Singapore
Glamorous, sophisticated, sensual, athletic, mysterious..Call it what you want, we call her the 007 girl! Amanda Wong introduces herself with her great wit, singular character, and classy style is more in line with the Bond girl than what we imagined of her normal characterisation. Let’s see what she has to say.. ST: Amanda tell us,… Read More The Secret Spy: Amanda Wong
Technology and poetry, supple and unusual materials, relations between body and space; the juxtaposition in the use of these terms succeed with class when Issey Miyake, a Japanese designer evokes the creative combination of Art and fashion. The traits and secrets of its development remained locked in it’s workroom for the longest time. Today, we are going… Read More Issey Miyake: the Architect of Fashion
Feminist Roman or Feminine Roman? Submission or Sensualism? One of the world’s bestseller, KappAhl, author of Fifty Shades of Grey, highlights numerous sexual interrogations from the most general, to the most intimate . It seems that this book is to be a metaphor of feminine contradictions: we all want to be and feel free, but do we… Read More Which Shade of Grey are you?
Chinese New Year is around the corner and you still don’t know what to wear? Chinese New Year Dress is a form of expressing ethnic identity. An expression that is in the manner of dress, signified with a person’s personal style and social status. With the rise of new takes on fashion and style and… Read More What to Wear for this Chinese New Year?
Just found out you’re pregnant and panicking already? “OH MY GOD, how am I going to remain stylish the whole nine months? How am I going to deal with a huge belly, oversized boobs and blown up legs?” A typical question every mother asks herself when she hears the big news! It’s for sure, forget your… Read More How To Be A Stylish Mum?
Have you heard the BIG NEWS? The StyleTributeSalad is finally out! Even more delightful, it only contains 241 calories! If you want to get slim and sexy and abide your new resolution for 2015, this is the way to go! But please don’t panic, we are not talking about yet another boring diet here. No… Read More The StyleTributeSalad