The Lifestyle Binge brings you up to speed with what’s new this week.
Newens Tea House: A Journey Through Tea
Usher in the new year with a perfectly steeped cup of tea paired with scrumptious pastries inspired by tea cultures from around the world at Newens Tea House. Catering to those who enjoy and appreciate the finer things in life, Newens has curated a variety of delectable artisan delicacies through its A Journey Through Tea series for the whole year, beginning with the Traditional English High Tea, Spring in China Tea and Cherry Blossom Afternoon Tea for the first three months.
Say Hello to the Chinese New Year with Amazin’ Graze’s Latest Selection of Guilt-Free Treats
Inspired by popular Chinese New Year treats such as yu sheng, love letters, and haw flakes, the Amazin’ New Year range features traditional tasty treats with a modern twist, making it the perfect snack to gorge on during one’s road trip back to the hometown. It even doubles up as the perfect gift that leaves a lasting impression on guests visiting during this festive season. These never-before-seen-nor-tasted flavours include Tangerine Peanut Granola, Love Letter Kaya Granola, Miso Szechuan Nut Mix, Haw Berry Brittle, and Longan Macadamia Butter. All snacks in this range are 100% natural, vegetarian, and free of preservatives and refined sugar.
Starbucks Launches New, Designer Merchandise in Collaboration with Alice + Olivia
Love and a little bit of magic are coming this season with the exclusive Starbucks merchandise collection – “Simply Show Some Love” designed by Alice + Olivia (A + O). The collection will be available starting on 17 January at selected Starbucks stores in Malaysia, while stocks last!
Designed exclusively for Starbucks, this year’s collection features Alice + Olivia’s signature “Staceface” with a pink makeover and ruby red hearts to complement Stace’s bold lips and big, round glasses, echoing the expressive and fun design philosophy of Alice + Olivia.
Gosha Rubchinskiy Unveils Second Collaboration with Burberry
Gosha Rubchinskiy unveiled a second creative collaboration with Burberry as part of his AW18 runway show at Yekaterinburg’s Yeltsin Center Museum.
Created in collaboration with the Russian designer, the 13-piece collection celebrates Burberry’s outerwear icons and the check with the introduction this season of scarves and shoes. New outerwear styles include a reconstructed cotton-gabardine trench coat, which combines trench and car coat design details, as well as oversized wool-blend duffle coats, in addition to oversized check flannel shirts and bucket hats.
Cristiano Ronaldo is American Tourister’s New Brand Ambassador
American Tourister, one of the world’s leading fashionable, youthful, international luggage brands, has announced the signing of international football superstar and fashion icon, Cristiano Ronaldo, as its new brand ambassador for 2018.
Ronaldo is undoubtedly one of the best footballers of all time, with a significant number of prestigious awards and accolades under his belt, both on and off the pitch.
Little People, Big World 12 Premieres in TLC
First dates, a potentially fatal surgery, fall-out shelters, and the future of the farm are some of the things the Roloffs will face in a whirlwind of epic events that will surely challenge the family in ways they never could have expected. The show premieres on 25 January, 8:05pm at TLC (Astro Channel 707).
iflix Premieres Upcoming K-Drama, My First Love
Iflix premieres up-and-coming romantic K-drama, My First Love exclusively on their platform. The first three episodes are now available to stream and download only on iflix, with new episodes available weekly every Tuesday and Wednesday – just 24 hours after the initial television broadcast by OCN in Korea.
Based on the web-comic series titled Aeganjang by Kim Hee Ran and Kim Byung Kwan, My First Love tells the tale of an unforgettable first love. Ten years have passed, but Kang Shin-Woo (Lee Jung-Shin) is unable to forget his first love, Han Ji-Soo (Lee Yeol-Eum). When Kang accidentally travels to the past and meets his younger self (Seo Ji-Hoon), he’s given a chance to re-write history as he struggles to help his younger self keep his high school sweetheart. – The Binge
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