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KL Fashion Week 2017 | Lets Hit The Runway #iamhomegrown


Behold Fashionista.  It's KL Fashion Week time of the year again

Its the time where you can see artists, singers, actors and actresses, fashion icons, fashion designers all dressed up for the show.  And yes we are talking about none other than most anticipated fashion event the Kuala Lumpur Fashion Week (KLFW).  2017  has marked the 5th year of this event and let me tell you.  Things are getting bigger, better and bolder.  Now if you are somewhere around Pavilion, lets hit the runway!.

Over 150 designers will be showcasing Ready-To-Wear (RTW) collections

Founded by Mr. Andrew Tan, this year big shots in the fashion industry such as Dato' Farah Khan, Casey Gan, Rizman Ruzaini, Mimpikita, Fiziwoo, Alia Bastamam will be showcasing their rtw collections at Pavilion Bukit Bintang along with other local designers.  Not just that, Anuruk Jaidee the grand winner of the AirAsia Runway Ready Designer 2016 will be making his debut at the 5 days event.

Since the first debut in 2013, KL fashion week has evolved so much and we can see the change in the fashion industry.  The designers are not afraid to experiment with different type of fabrics, dramatic cut and finishing,  bold colors and prints, different pattern, unique technique and many more.  To be able to come up with something fresh rather than to play safe is what makes the event is receiving plenty of positive feedback.

So what's the #IAMHOMEGROWN is all about ?.

In conjunction of the KL fashion week,  the e-commerce partner Fashion Valet and KLFW RTW 2017 have come up with an on-ground campaign named #IAMHOMEGROWN which aims to instil pride and recognition of Malaysian talents in fashion and creative industry.  Fashion Valet has selected 60 high influence Malaysians from various backgrounds and industry to participate in the campaign. 

You can purchase the  #IAMHOMEGROWN clothing from the campaign at their website ranging from short sleeve t-shirt with the word printed on the neckline, printed sleeve oversized sweatshirt, sweatshirt tunic and also lengging.

Snippets from the KL Fashion Week 

Its not fashion if the article is just words, dont you think?.  The KL Fashion Week has started on 16 July and ending on 20th August, 2017.  We can see so many fashionista sharing their photos from the events on Instagram.  Lets check out our top picks from the event. 

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I AM HOMEGROWN, ARE YOU?

5 Artisan Ice Cream in Malaysia That You Should Try Today !

Ice cream can really does wonders, a few scoops of your favorite flavor can turn a sour mood into a happy ones.  Plus, having ice cream is always a great way to beat off the heat.  You do not need a reason to indulge yourself especially during a hot and sunny day.  Who would turn off the offer for ice cream treats?.

Fun fact :  July is nominated as the National Ice Cream month in the United States,  by the president Ronald Reagan in 1984.

Long gone were the days where we would head over to the supermarket to get out favorite pint of ice cream, now there are plenty of artisan ice creams offering some unique flavors with local twist to it.  For Malaysian,  say yet to local flavored ice cream like Durian, Cempedak and Teh Tarik Flavor.

Look no further as I got you the list of 5 artisan ice cream in Malaysia that you should try today.  If not, tomorrow!

1. Softsrve Ice Cream & Dessert Bar

Softsrve Ice Cream & Dessert Bar
serves ultra smooth creamy soft serve ice cream
Softsrve founders Amily Chong and Redmond Ho.
Softsrve founders Amily Chong and Redmond HFounded by Amily Chong and Edmund Ho, Softsrve currently operated in 4 different branch, 3 in Damansara Uptown, Sri Petaling and Ampang while another is located further south in Johor Bahru.  In addition, Softsrve has recently launched their Softsrve mini at Pavilion Elite and MyTOWN for their soft serve ice cream fan.
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Be gorgeous Using Kitchen Products by Huda Kattan

Be Gorgeous Using Kitchen ProductsIn case you dont know Huda Kattan is the mastermind and the founder of Huda Beauty which her beauty products sold out within minutes online.  Her background is rather interesting as she started off studying and working in Finance at where she claimed as The Wall Street of Dubai, far from the makeup industry.  Huda Kattan has shown a perfect example that it is never too late to chase your dream and do things that you are passionate about.  In her case its beauty and makeup.  

Of Break Up : How To Go Through A Heartbreak

how to go through a heartbreak While everyone wishes for a happy ending with their partner, some couples only able to survive being in relationship for a brief period of time.  When that happens you just need to keep going and look for the silver raining at the end of the rainbow.  Broken heart is a touchy subject to talk about, especially if the wound is new and whenever you are reminded of it.  And you know what, its totally fine to express what you are feeling because truth is, having your heart broken hurts. 

Feeling Hot in Jonlivia Hotpants

jonlivia hotpants review For the woman out there who enjoys active lifestyle, this hotpants is for you!.  Yes, you who hit  the gym at least 2 or 3 times a week, running for a few kilometers in the park to keep fit, enjoy playing some outdoor activity sports like netball or volleyball in the evening.  Before we proceed to the review about this Jonlivia Hotpants its always good to get to know about the brand a little bit better.

How To Style That | White Shirt Styling Ideas

white shirt styling ideas
Over the years, the white shirt is known to be a closet staple especially for us, girls.  It is because whatever items that you put together to create your overall look, fits.  Fits the style, the color, and its hardly goes wrong.  The versatility of the white shirt is something that you can rely on.  Regardless of season, white shirt can be worn daily for any occasion.  That is also another contributing factor on why I always make a habit to pack a white shirt for my trip.

Lifeproof Nuud The Toughest Casing A Woman Needs

lifeproof Nuud for Iphone

Have you heard of Lifeproof Brand?.   

Specializing in Iphone accessories, Lifeproof has become a household name among users whose lifestyle are always on the run, adventurous, love to explore the nature like jungle trekking, actively participating in extreme activities such as beach surfing, cycling or even skiing.  You share the similar interest, yes?. Lifeproof is the answer to your Iphone.

Winner Alert!. Nora-Talks Blogwarming Giveaway

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Nora-Talks.Com Blogwarming Giveaway

In appreciation of new visitors and supporters of the blog,  I have decided to do my first giveaway namely 'blogwarming giveaway'.  The blog is just 3 months old and still considered a baby.   I also want to let you know how much I appreciate my readers and hopefully this blog will be around for a long time.

What Can You Eat To Get Glowing Skin

food to get glowing skin
Over the years we always been told, you are what you eat.  Whatever you put down your stomach becomes a part of your body and it will reflect through the outer part which is your skin.  The more nutritious the food, the better your skin will look.   Its very important to watch what you eat because the skin is the canvas of the body.  What can you eat to get glowing skin?.

Things You Can Do To Spice Up Your Love Affair

Spice Up Your Love Affair

Every relationship have ups and downs, just like how you are sailing a ship on an open ocean.  Its not shocking to see couple who have been together for so long decided to part ways, take Angeline Jolie for example.  After 10 years of being together, the couple has decided to call it off.  To keep a relationship is hard but to maintain it even harder.  You need to have the sparks to keep going on.   

What It Takes To Maintain A Relationship?.


Tips To Create Flatlay Like A Pro For Instagram

Tips to Create Flatlay
Ever since Instagram made its debut 7 years ago, Flatlay has become such a big word among Instagrammers.  If you search using hashtag #flatlay you will be overwhelmed by the numbers of photos tagged totaling to almost 2.09M.  Curating a good looking flatlay photos will not only attracts more number of likes, but also new followers to your Instagram account.  

Rule of Thumb:  The picture should be sharp and clear. Blurry photo is just a big no! 

Lets see what are the tips to master flatlay like a pro.   

5 DIY Beauty Hacks By Farah Dhukai The Beauty Blogger

Farah Dhukai

Who is Farah Dhukai ?

Known for her unique yet very unusual way of using stuff for beauty, Farah Dhukai is a beauty blogger who is based in Canada.  With more than 4.9 million Instagram followers on Instagram it is very hard not to notice her presence as her videos are widely shared among beauty junkies and reached million of views.  

Selected below are some of her most viewed videos on DIY beauty hacks that surely you wanted to try by yourself.  Lets get started.

 

5 Useful Tips to Increase Your Daily Productivity

Increase your productivity
Each and everyone has 24 hours a day, that is equivalent to 1440 minutes and 86400 seconds. Not more and not less.  As we grow older, the way we spend our time differs greatly from when we are younger.  The thing that matter is how you make use of  the 24 hours given to you.  Do you utilize it enough?.

This article will walk you through simple but effective strategies to increase your daily productivity.

He Stopped Texting Me, Did I Do Something Wrong?

Relationship Talks
It is not a story about Romeo and Juliet, its about two ordinary people who stumble upon each other one day and the conversation began like this.  
   

"Can I have Your Number?" he said.  

Top 5 Florist in Malaysia to Surprise Your Loved Ones

Top Florist in Malaysia

Among the things that makes a woman happy, apart from jewellery is flower.  Receiving flower from your loved ones is something that every woman would dream of especially on special occasions such as  birthday, anniversary, valentines day, celebrations, etc.

Instead of buying it and give it by yourself, why don't the flower delivered as a surprise?.  For that reason look no further as I have got you covered, compiled below is a list of 5 top florist in Malaysia.

A Fresh New Start with Blogging - Nora-Talks


One of my 2017 resolutions is to have a fresh new start with blogging.  I have been writing for several years now and it is my wish to write more frequently and produce a good quality of articles for my readers.  This means more defined topic, a good structure of articles, well researched and more elaboration on points.  It is still far to achieve from where I am now, but I will try.