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Monthly Archives: September 2014


Shu Han Lee: Chef & Graphic Designer

Meet Shu Han – A graphic designer, stylist, supperclub chef and dishwasher, food writer,  and occasional cook. We came across her lovely Mee (noodle) and Kueh (cake) posters on Naiise and just had to reach out to her to get to…

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Inaugural Teochew Festival

Singapore Teochew Festival is proudly organised and presented by the Teochew Poit Ip Huay Kuan and celebrates the rich heritage of the Teochews in Singapore! It will take place from 25 September to 5 October 2014 at Ngee Ann City Civic Plaza. Teochew…

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This is Home (Part III): Vintage Furniture Stores in Singapore

Want to add even more character to your home in Singapore alongside your Made-in-SG furniture? If secondhand furniture sounds nothing more than unimpressive hand-me-downs to you, (think again because) these vintage furniture gems in Singapore are here to change that….


What Happens When The Elders Wear The Youths’ Clothing?

Local photographer Qozop‘s ‘Spring/Autumn’ photo series shows a group of youths swapping outfits with their elderly relations, exchanging their trendy #OOTD for more conservative clothes and even traditional ethnic wear. While we often think of our elder’s clothes as old-fashioned and boring, this series shows…

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Formula 1 #Throwback: Singapore GP 2013

Having previously shared this article on the BeMyGuest travel blog, and with the Singapore GP coming round again this year, this proud Singaporean and F1 fan really wants to share with a wider local audience about celebrating this great event…


This is Home (Part I): Housing In Singapore

In recent weeks Shiok! has received numerous suggestions about local topics to discuss…and one topic stood out in particular – our HOME in Singapore. This is the first of a 3-parter series. History Begins…  Almost 1/3 of people lived in dilapidated…