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We are in love with these neon-coloured cold cups and cloud mugs from Starbucks. See the full collection here

We are in love with these neon-coloured cold cups and cloud mugs from Starbucks. See the full collection here

Can we ever have enough Starbucks merchandise? The answer is clearly no. Not when they launch a collection as pretty as the Island Life Collection – and we’re so glad it’s available in Singapore. Inspired by the tropical vibes of summer, Starbucks’ latest collection reminds us of everything we love about a beach getaway: think palm trees, blue skies, and…

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“Micro-vacations” may be better than staycations. Here are 9 places to go for them

“Micro-vacations” may be better than staycations. Here are 9 places to go for them

You may have heard of staycation, but what about a micro-vacation in Singapore? Micro-vacations are smaller than your normal vacation, where you can take a few hours off and relax at facilities such as spa and pool, but do not necessarily have to stay overnight in a hotel room. If you need any more reason to be convinced that micro-vacations…

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Paragon’s revamped level 3 offers bespoke lifestyle brands and a Sichuan fusion cafe!

Paragon’s revamped level 3 offers bespoke lifestyle brands and a Sichuan fusion cafe!

You might have noticed new stores popping up in Paragon Level 3 since June last year; the Orchard mall has been progressively revamping the entire level into a new retail and lifestyle concept, with exclusive and contemporary offerings. Now that the works are officially completed, this 15,000 sqft area is the next place to indulge in luxury shopping. Browse through…

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Muji Hotel to open in Japan with a 10-storey flagship store. We can’t wait to make a reservation!

Muji Hotel to open in Japan with a 10-storey flagship store. We can’t wait to make a reservation!

Muji fans will be thrilled to hear this: Muji Hotel is finally opening in Japan, in a new 10-storey global flagship store. Following the Japanese lifestyle brand’s first two hotels in Shenzhen and Beijing, Muji Hotel Japan will open its doors on 4 April, housing a total of 79 rooms in the five-storey building. Although they’ve yet to release photos…

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HIIT: All you need to know about it and the best videos to follow at home

HIIT: All you need to know about it and the best videos to follow at home

If you always stick to jogging long distances around your neighbourhood, you are missing out on one of the trendiest fitness regimes. No, it’s not yoga – it’s HITT!   What is HIIT? HIIT are workouts that usually combine short bursts of intense exercise with periods of rest or lower-intensity exercise. They are usually a mixture of aerobic and resistance…

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25 dance schools in Singapore that can help you impress an audience even if you have two left feet

25 dance schools in Singapore that can help you impress an audience even if you have two left feet

With the local dance scene becoming more vibrant over the years, you might very well find yourself captivated by the various dance styles… and wistfully wishing that you’ve picked up some skills in your younger years. Well, what if we told you that it’s not too late for you to get caught up – yes, even if you have two…

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Here’s how to build a mini workout corner at home for under S$50!

Here’s how to build a mini workout corner at home for under S$50!

If heading out of the house to fit some exercise time in seems like waaay too much effort, don’t worry — we’ve been there. It’s probably why the concept of home gyms have been gaining in popularity with these days, really, with fitness junkies having multiple rooms dedicated to exercise alone. You don’t need rooms and rooms of exercise equipment to stay fit, though: if…

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Where to buy one-piece swimwear: 20 retailers we love and our top recommendations

Where to buy one-piece swimwear: 20 retailers we love and our top recommendations

The beautiful sunny weather is upon us in Singapore and as the saying goes, “Sun’s out, bums out!” However, if you’re looking for something in the middle of conservative and sexy then you should definitely consider a one-piece swimsuit! A one-piece swimsuit is a timeless design with many styles to suit everyone’s needs and if you’re looking to snag one,…

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5 speedy exercises you can do anywhere, anytime: Demonstrated by influencers Xinlin and Novita

5 speedy exercises you can do anywhere, anytime: Demonstrated by influencers Xinlin and Novita

Majority of us spend at least 7 to 8 hours a day glued to our desk. With a hectic work schedule and a busy social life, it can be challenging to fit in a good workout at the gym. Singaporean influencers Xinlin Khaw and Novita Lam recently went on an ‘Xtreme Quest’ to complete one of the world’s most brutal…

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9 free fitness apps to help you achieve your #fitspo goals in 2019

9 free fitness apps to help you achieve your #fitspo goals in 2019

The start of the year is the best time to make resolutions because you’re starting on a fresh slate. Getting fit is one of the most common goals people have, especially after all the feasting at Christmas and New Year parties. Health is something one should never neglect and there’s definitely nothing more attractive than a healthier and happier you.…

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10 best Zumba classes you can find in Singapore to really sweat it out while having fun

10 best Zumba classes you can find in Singapore to really sweat it out while having fun

What exactly is Zumba? Zumba features a complete body & cardio regime that combines a fusion of Latin dance movements. The upbeat music that goes along with it definitely makes it extra fun to work out to – it’s impossible to resist moving along with the beat! Many gyms and studios offer Zumba classes that typically last an hour, and…

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11 steps to reach your fitness goals in 2019 so you can stop tagging things with #fitspo and actually start living it

11 steps to reach your fitness goals in 2019 so you can stop tagging things with #fitspo and actually start living it

It can be easy to make grand plans with regard to your fitness goals without actually following through. From signing up for a marathon to decreeing to take the stairs to work everyday, here are some tips (a majority of them are approved by trainers, we might add!) and steps that you can take to reach your fitness goals this 2019. Giving…

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Avenue One’s Contest & Giveaway Winners

Avenue One’s Contest & Giveaway Winners

Thank you for joining our past contests and giveaways! Please check below to see if you’re one of the lucky winners! Swissotel Merchant Court – Ultimate X’mas Giveaway Winners of the Giveaway: 1st Prize: Carol of  yo*******[email protected] 2nd Prize: Evelyn of ev*****[email protected] 3rd Prize: Tan Jun Rong of ju*******[email protected] Grand Mercure Singapore Roxy 2D1N Staycation Giveaway Winner of the Giveaway: Juliana…

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8 best tips for finding a gym that forces you to commit to going

8 best tips for finding a gym that forces you to commit to going

They say that finding the right gym is essential when it comes to establishing a regular exercise routine. This applies particularly to fitness newbies, especially the ones lacking in (a little!) motivation. After all, there’s nothing that gets you moving faster that having spent money on an expensive gym membership, right? Still, we get that it is easier said that…

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