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6 LGBT hookups, break-ups and scandals that shocked Taiwan’s movie and music scenes – from Aaron Yan to Enno Cheng

The self-governed island led the regional conversation by introducing same-sex marriage in 2019, but its LGBTQ+ celebrities haven’t all faced an easy ride

23 Apr 2020 - 12:46PM

The self-governed island led the regional conversation by introducing same-sex marriage in 2019, but its LGBTQ+ celebrities haven’t all faced an easy ride

6 LGBT hookups, break-ups and scandals that shocked Taiwan’s movie and music scenes – from Aaron Yan to Enno Cheng
From Marc Jacobs to Karlie Kloss: How the A-list fashion community is opening up on social media during the coronavirus pandemic

Instagram offers a fascinating insight into how the fashion world is sitting out the Covid-19 crisis – here’s our wrap of the most memorable posts

15 Apr 2020 - 4:00PM

Instagram offers a fascinating insight into how the fashion world is sitting out the Covid-19 crisis – here’s our wrap of the most memorable posts

From Marc Jacobs to Karlie Kloss: How the A-list fashion community is opening up on social media during the coronavirus pandemic
Cats can act? Taiwan International Cat Film Festival celebrates felines in the movies – featuring stars like Sissi the Red Cat and Busao the Cat

The fifth Taiwan International Cat Film Festival celebrates movies by experimental directors featuring famous felines including Italy’s Sissi the Red Cat and Japan’s Busao the Cat

14 Feb 2020 - 4:00PM

The fifth Taiwan International Cat Film Festival celebrates movies by experimental directors featuring famous felines including Italy’s Sissi the Red Cat and Japan’s Busao the Cat

Cats can act? Taiwan International Cat Film Festival celebrates felines in the movies – featuring stars like Sissi the Red Cat and Busao the Cat
The best Black Friday gift imaginable? Jewellery owned by Prince – a ‘love symbol’ pendant at US$58,500 and Versace bracelets for US$12,500

You can do better than that 1999 super deluxe reissue – five pieces of jewellery owned by Prince could be yours

29 Nov 2019 - 3:00PM

You can do better than that 1999 super deluxe reissue – five pieces of jewellery owned by Prince could be yours

The best Black Friday gift imaginable? Jewellery owned by Prince – a ‘love symbol’ pendant at US$58,500 and Versace bracelets for US$12,500
Sperm requests and 20-hour weeks: how cats can get famous on Instagram – and make their owners some money

One cat goes hiking, another loves to swim in the Australian waters and one even helps to fight climate change, but all these cats are social media influencers with huge followings

20 Oct 2019 - 4:00PM

One cat goes hiking, another loves to swim in the Australian waters and one even helps to fight climate change, but all these cats are social media influencers with huge followings

Sperm requests and 20-hour weeks: how cats can get famous on Instagram – and make their owners some money
A ‘haunted’ Hong Kong flat: American tenant tries to get to the bottom of some ghostly goings-on

The smell of cigarettes, jammed locks, a collapsed bookshelf: messages from beyond the grave or just bad luck? A writer investigates after a series of unexplained occurrences at his flat, whose previous resident had committed suicide.

29 May 2019 - 3:30PM

The smell of cigarettes, jammed locks, a collapsed bookshelf: messages from beyond the grave or just bad luck? A writer investigates after a series of unexplained occurrences at his flat, whose previous resident had committed suicide.

A ‘haunted’ Hong Kong flat: American tenant tries to get to the bottom of some ghostly goings-on
From watery lotions to snail slime, why better skincare is a growing trend for Asian millennials

New trends such as double-cleansing are emerging in Asia, where consumers are committed to a thorough regimen at home

11 Mar 2019 - 2:46PM

New trends such as double-cleansing are emerging in Asia, where consumers are committed to a thorough regimen at home

From watery lotions to snail slime, why better skincare is a growing trend for Asian millennials
What it’s like: How Taiwan’s female DJs put a new spin on a male-dominated industry

If the 2019 Red Bull Music 3Style World DJ Championships in Taipei is anything to go by, women are working twice as hard to make their mark on music industry

7 Mar 2019 - 10:27AM

If the 2019 Red Bull Music 3Style World DJ Championships in Taipei is anything to go by, women are working twice as hard to make their mark on music industry

What it’s like: How Taiwan’s female DJs put a new spin on a male-dominated industry
The world according to Karl Lagerfeld: remembering a ‘quote machine’

Choupette, Lagerfeld’s beloved cat, 'became the best-paid cat in the world', even though the Kaiser did not want her to work

19 Feb 2020 - 5:29PM

Choupette, Lagerfeld’s beloved cat, 'became the best-paid cat in the world', even though the Kaiser did not want her to work

The world according to Karl Lagerfeld: remembering a ‘quote machine’
Are social media influencers ‘walking advertisements’ who signify the slow death of style?

Fashion journalist Katherine Zarrella laments the lack of creativity and individuality among influencers, whose task it is to sell because they are paid to wear certain brands

18 Feb 2019 - 1:33PM

Fashion journalist Katherine Zarrella laments the lack of creativity and individuality among influencers, whose task it is to sell because they are paid to wear certain brands

Are social media influencers ‘walking advertisements’ who signify the slow death of style?
What it’s like: being a British etiquette coach to wealthy Chinese

Most clients from China seek the whole package, including body language and deportment, how to greet people formally and how to present oneself correctly

13 Dec 2018 - 12:08PM

Most clients from China seek the whole package, including body language and deportment, how to greet people formally and how to present oneself correctly

What it’s like: being a British etiquette coach to wealthy Chinese
Christmas gift ideas: the 10 best and most fun fashion books of 2018

Stuck for presents to give your fashion-loving friends who have all the latest gear? We’re here to help out.

23 Nov 2018 - 10:52AM

Stuck for presents to give your fashion-loving friends who have all the latest gear? We’re here to help out.

Christmas gift ideas: the 10 best and most fun fashion books of 2018