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19 ways to dress up your HDB flat if you’re hosting a Christmas party

19 ways to dress up your HDB flat if you’re hosting a Christmas party

It may be impossible for us to celebrate a white Christmas in Singapore, but that doesn’t mean we can’t make it feel like one with some artfully placed holiday decorations. This especially applies if you’re hosting any holiday parties or festive gatherings this year. After all, there’s nothing more impressive than making your guests feel as if they’ve been transported…

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How to buy furniture on Taobao: the easy & comprehensive shopping guide for home-owners on a budget

How to buy furniture on Taobao: the easy & comprehensive shopping guide for home-owners on a budget

As most of us know by now, you can find anything and everything on Taobao, be it leeks or automated toilet bowls. The affordable prices, wide product range, and good product quality (most of the time) are hard to resist, which is also why many new homeowners also turn to the Chinese social commerce website for this pricey investment: furniture.…

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10 best Christmas candles to add a festive mood to your home

10 best Christmas candles to add a festive mood to your home

Warm, flickering Christmas candles are the quickest way to fall into the holiday spirit. Whether you are hosting intimate Christmas parties for your loved ones, enjoying quiet evenings binge-watching Christmas shows on Netflix or looking for a gift – there’s a candle for each purpose! Source So amplify the festive mood this December with woody and spicy scents from this…

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12 best air purifiers that offer more than just protecting you from the annual haze

12 best air purifiers that offer more than just protecting you from the annual haze

With the haze looking like it’s going to be persistent for a while, most of us are closing the windows and switching on the air-conditioner as a way to keep our indoor air cleaner. However, while this may help reduce the amount of pollutants indoors, air-conditioners aren’t able to filter out microscopic particles that are harmful to us. This is…

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Stickers World: Farm review – Will a kid enjoy and learn from it?

Stickers World: Farm review – Will a kid enjoy and learn from it?

Parents who buy sticker books for their children may be familiar with the Sticker World series of activity books. Published by Lonely Planet Kids, the books in this series are suitable for kids aged six to eight but those who are younger may also appreciate the simpler activities in the book. The latest three additions to the series are Sticker…

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FUJIFILM Korea collaborates with Line Friends for the cutest camera collection we’ve seen

FUJIFILM Korea collaborates with Line Friends for the cutest camera collection we’ve seen

Just when we thought the Line Friends merchandise in Taiwan’s Watsons couldn’t get any cuter, FUJIFILM Korea proves us wrong with their latest collaboration. The camera brand has released two limited edition XF10s, which is a fixed-lens compact camera model. While the model is not new, the design is a refreshing change that both photography enthusiasts and casual photographers will…

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Dyson introduces a smart task light that can maintain quality for 60 years

Dyson introduces a smart task light that can maintain quality for 60 years

Dyson expands its range of home technology with three new products, including the Lightcycle, a “smart task light” that promises to reduce eye strain and maintain light quality for 60 years. This new product was created with over 892 prototypes made and more than 90 engineers involved. Engineered to provide “the right light for the right time of day”, the…

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Here’s everything your mum needs and wants this Mother’s Day

Here’s everything your mum needs and wants this Mother’s Day

You may have already planned where to take Mum out for a nice meal but may not have decided if you should simply pack her a red packet or to get gift. If you ask us, we’re sure she’d rather you spend time to pick out something special for her. If you are still shopping around, here are some recommendations…

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Avengers collectibles are now available from Taiwan’s 7-11. You got to see the toaster!

Avengers collectibles are now available from Taiwan’s 7-11. You got to see the toaster!

Avengers: Endgame may mark an end to the Marvel Cinematic Universe, but for those who want to keep their favourite MCU memories close to heart, 7-11 Taiwan has partnered with Marvel Studios to release limited edition Avengers: Endgame merchandise. These merchandise can be redeemed with points collected at 7-11. In order to get a point, you have to purchase selected…

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Extensive collection of Sakura-themed products at Daiso?! Find out where to get them

Extensive collection of Sakura-themed products at Daiso?! Find out where to get them

If you’re heading to South Korea, you need to drop by their Daiso outlet. It’s a sakura-themed heaven there. From stationery, tech-stuff to makeup, everything is so intricate! On top of that, everything costs just about SGD6.00. Photo: @daiso_designlab Tech These liquid glitter phone cases look just as romantic as a cherry blossom petals shower. They only cost 5,000won (approx…

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9 tips to better care for your air-conditioners so they can last longer

9 tips to better care for your air-conditioners so they can last longer

Air-conditioners are expensive. But let’s be honest – they are also undeniably a necessary evil in any household in humid, kill-me-it’s-so-hot Singapore. Here’re 9 tips to better care for your air-conditioners so they last longer – so that you’ll be getting your bang for your buck! 1. Working with a competent contractor A qualified contractor will tell you what kind…

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