Kedai KL, Mahsa Avenue – An Artisanal Marketplace for Homegrown Creatives

If you’re looking for a place to hangout over the weekend that isn’t a crowded, cookie-cutter mall, drop by at Kedai KL, a cool hidden gem tucked within Mahsa Avenue in Petaling Jaya. A project by Mahsa Group (which owns and runs Mahsa University nearby), the artisanal market was launched in late 2019 as a space to “bring local entrepreneurs, artists, makers and designers together … Continue reading Kedai KL, Mahsa Avenue – An Artisanal Marketplace for Homegrown Creatives

Happy Hopscotch: A Lifestyle Subscription Box

Hey guys! Apologies for the long absence – I was in Yogyakarta, Indonesia for work/travel and haven’t been able to update this space. I return with a video I did recently for work reviewing Happy Hopscotch, a lifestyle subscription box where they curate goodies for you every quarter. Great gift to surprise friends, or as a treat to pamper yourself! Prices and subscription plans : here … Continue reading Happy Hopscotch: A Lifestyle Subscription Box

Things To Do in Kanazawa, Japan: Gold-Leaf Art

Gold leaf, which is gold hammered down to an extremely thin sheet (sometimes 1/10,000 of a millimetre!) has been used in decorative art for centuries. The process of layering it over a surface is called gilding. One might find examples of these in European art, on statues, mirrors, small objects and jewellery, or as part of a building’s architecture on ceilings and window frames. While there … Continue reading Things To Do in Kanazawa, Japan: Gold-Leaf Art