daintyflair.net Archives - 30 August 2015, Sunday

  • Hidden and Miscellaneous Costs in Renovation Quotation

    daintyflair.net 25 Aug '15, 5am

    Have you read my previous post on What are the Renovation Costs Involved ? In this post, I will be sharing with you on uncovering the hidden and other miscellaneous costs in a renovation quote. This is extremely important as it affects your budget for the renovation. Renovation permit...

  • My Korea Bucket List

    daintyflair.net 21 Aug '15, 4am

    My name is Jacelyn. A Singapore based beauty, food and lifestyle blogger who loves all things Korean, DIYs, quirky stuff and sweet treats. For advertorials, sponsorships, event invites, or any other possible collaborations, please contact me here . Kindly read my blog disclosure for m...

  • [New Blog Post] Kitchen Essentials for the Home

    Kitchen Essentials for the Home

    daintyflair.net 17 Aug '15, 9am

    Our new home is officially completed! :D Here is a view of our bare living room hehe! These days, I find myself frequenting departmental and furniture stores, totally ogling at pretty furnishings for the new home! :) I also love doing my shopping online as online shopping is becoming ...

  • Kiehl’s Ultra Light Daily UV Defense |

    daintyflair.net 14 Aug '15, 5am

    Kiehl’s Ultra Light Daily UV Defense is a fragrance-free sunscreen with a lightweight texture that has no sticky or greasy after feel. This is a plus point for me as my skin will get oily after some time, especially the T-zone. It leaves a matte finish with a tint of radiance and heal...

  • [New Blog Post] Harvest Espresso, Perth

    Harvest Espresso, Perth

    daintyflair.net 10 Aug '15, 4am

    from their extensive coffee list. It was done in the right sweetness with a scoop of ice cream and cocoa. Totally perfect for spring. Do visit Harvest Espresso if you are in Perth as it has this unique neighbourhood charm and offers special seasonal menu all year round.

  • [New Blog Post] Bourjois Aqua Laque Launch

    Bourjois Aqua Laque Launch

    daintyflair.net 04 Aug '15, 4am

    Look at the intensity! The doe foot applicator is tiny and precise, allowing you to gradually build up the color if you love something more intense and bold, though the lasting power is average. I love how hydrating the lipsticks are. As the name suggests, the lipsticks are lightweigh...

  • Nara Thai Cuisine

    daintyflair.net 30 Jul '15, 4am

    The girls and I were invited to try out Nara Thai Cassia High Tea set which was served with Thai canapes, snacks, desserts and a freshly brewed pot of Newby Tea in the 3-tier set. Amongst the dishes were Sweet and Spicy Pomelo Salad Wrapped in Betel Leaf, Shrimp Fritter, Cucumber Beef...

  • Kiehl’s A Celebration of Our Heritage |

    daintyflair.net 15 Jul '15, 4am

    To commemorate 160 years of service to the community and to celebrate Singapore’s 50th birthday, Kiehl’s has launched A Celebration of Our Heritage to highlight the importance of preserving Singapore’s culture through the preservation of National Monuments, which are historical and ar...

  • [New Blog Post] Perth Day 1 – Margaret River Day Tour

    Perth Day 1 – Margaret River Day Tour |

    daintyflair.net 08 Jul '15, 5am

    Finally got down to write about my solo trip to Perth hehe! :P The flight to Perth was in the afternoon and the plane landed after 5 hours. The sky was already dark when I reached the airport. To be honest, I was quite shocked at the condition of the airport, compared to Melbourne’s. ...

  • [New Blog Post] Jing Hua at Palais Renaissance

    Jing Hua at Palais Renaissance

    daintyflair.net 04 Jul '15, 5am

    opened its flagship outlet at “Qun Zhong Eating House”. In 2013, it introduced its second venue at Bugis Village to cater to the younger audience. To celebrate its 25th anniversary, Jing Hua opens a brand new outlet at Palais Renaissance to continue serving home-style dishes that have...

  • What are the Renovation Costs Involved?

    daintyflair.net 23 Jun '15, 5am

    There are many types of flooring depending on the theme and budget. We opted in and got the homogeneous tiles from HDB since we can pay via CPF. So far, we have no major issues with it except for a few scratches. Personally, I feel that tiles are easier to maintain unlike cement or wo...

  • Vichy Ideal White

    daintyflair.net 06 Jun '15, 5am

    Asian women are known to prefer fairer and brighter skin. Whitening isn’t just about the prevention of dark spots but rather, having the ideal 3-dimensional complexion of flawlessness , translucency and radiance . The latest Vichy Ideal White has a new metabolic whitening technology t...

  • [New Blog Post] Top Paddock & 400 Gradi, Melbourne

    Top Paddock & 400 Gradi, Melbourne

    daintyflair.net 27 May '15, 5am

    It was by pure luck when I found out that 400 Gradi serves the best margherita pizza in the world after competing in the World Pizza Championships. They won it by beating 600 entrants from 35 countries! :O I knew we had to try it! There wasn’t any queue when we were there, I guess we ...

  • Watsons Girls Day Out 2015

    daintyflair.net 23 May '15, 4am

    Watsons is no doubt my favourite store to go for my beauty and health fix. Their recent Girls Day Out introduces a huge array of new brands as well as their new Watsons eStore in conjunction with their 27th birthday. :) Energeyes Hi :) We spend most of our time staring at the screens,...

  • [New Blog Post] KUVO High Tea

    KUVO High Tea

    daintyflair.net 12 May '15, 6am

    The main dining space at KUVO seats up to 88 persons and serves an all-day ala carte menu daily. The highlight of the tasting was the high tea, which is served daily with a choice of coffee or tea. The 3-tier sumptuous spread includes KUVO signatures, complemented with classic high te...

  • Plan for Your Renovation Budget

    daintyflair.net 09 May '15, 4am

    “How much did you spend on your renovation?” – a question that we have been asked a lot recently. To be honest, numbers are just numbers and it still depends on the extensiveness of the renovation that every couple is willing to do. Renovation usually takes up a huge chunk of your sav...

  • [New Blog Post] Renovation, Start!

    Renovation, Start!

    daintyflair.net 22 Apr '15, 4am

    Title inspired by Running Man hehe! :) We started our renovation about 3 weeks ago! I think we are taking things too slowly, even my contractor can’t believe we are so chill about it. We have done the hacking, wet works, electrical wiring and installation of the aircon compressor. Her...

  • [New Blog Post] Meh Meh & Watercolor Nails by Niu Nails

    Meh Meh & Watercolor Nails by Niu Nails

    daintyflair.net 18 Apr '15, 4am

    Having pretty nails makes me happy, getting it done at the place I love makes me even happier! :) I love how Serene from Niu Nails never fail to disappoint me with her skills to make my nails pretty with the designs I desire.

  • Benefits and Tips for Travelling Solo

    daintyflair.net 02 Apr '15, 4am

    It has been 4 months since my last solo trip to Perth. It took me a lot of courage to decide to travel alone. I was considering between a few countries – Hong Kong, Taiwan and Australia but decided to choose Perth as I really love the Australian culture. The next thing I knew, I booke...

  • Thank You Lee Kuan Yew

    daintyflair.net 29 Mar '15, 3pm

    It has been a very gloomy week for Singaporeans. Our 1st Prime Minister, Mr Lee Kuan Yew passed away on Monday, 23 March at age 91. I have been seeing lots of tributes online, his past videos, as well as the live telecast of his state funeral today. These really touched my heart, god ...

  • Chemical Peeling by Dr Tyng Tan

    daintyflair.net 21 Feb '15, 7am

    From my observation, it takes about a week before I see tiny scabs of dead skin peeling off. I do experience redness during the first day of the session but thereafter, it disappear gradually. I was advised not to use any scrubs during the healing and peeling process. No itchy fingers...

  • [New Blog Post] Puffing Billy Steam Railway, Melbourne

    Puffing Billy Steam Railway, Melbourne

    daintyflair.net 04 Jan '15, 5am

    The journey on Puffing Billy was extremely wonderful and nostalgic with beautiful scenery along the way. It was very relaxing while enjoying the breeze, greenery, waving at strangers, hearing the train whistle and taking lots of photos. Let the pictures do the talking!

  • Kiehl’s x Craig & Karl |

    daintyflair.net 27 Dec '14, 5am

    to design a special limited edition label that will adorn some of the brand’s most beloved customer favorites. The quirky design is inspired by the brand’s New York City spirit and the season of giving. The collection includes Creme de Corps, Ultra Facial Cream and Calendula Herbal Ex...

  • A Bountiful Christmas Beckons at Park Hotel Group

    daintyflair.net 25 Dec '14, 9am

    Apart from offering the buffet spread, the take-home goodies and hampers encompass a range of mouth-watering festive roasts and sweet treats like Orange-Maple Christmas Turkey, Roasted US Kurobuta Pork Loin, Meatloaf Pizzeria Style, Stuffed Turkey Breast, Santa’s Christmas Rainbow Cak...

  • Kissy Lips by Niu Nails

    daintyflair.net 16 Dec '14, 7am

    My name is Jacelyn. A Singapore based beauty, food and lifestyle blogger who loves all things Korean, DIYs, quirky stuff and sweet treats. For advertorials, sponsorships, event invites, or any other possible collaborations, please contact me here . Kindly read my blog disclosure for m...

  • Louisiana Style Seafood at The Boiler

    daintyflair.net 11 Dec '14, 4am

    I love my crabs, lobsters, prawns, fish, everything seafood! When Carrie invited us for a tasting at The Boiler , I immediately said yes! :) The Louisiana-inspired restaurant is located within the industrial area of Tai Seng. The restaurant’s decor I believe, was inspired from the loc...

  • Hunt for the Interior Design Firm Part 1

    daintyflair.net 08 Dec '14, 5am

    This is one of my favorite design firms. Managed to fix an appointment with the designer after my work but as I will be late, I texted him about it. Little did I know that he had another appointment after mine and had to cancel it. I told him that he should have let me know earlier as...

  • [New Blog Post] Elizabeth Arden Flawless Finish Perfectly Nude Makeup SPF 15

    Elizabeth Arden Flawless Finish Perfectly Nude Makeup SPF 15

    daintyflair.net 05 Dec '14, 8am

    I have been using Elizabeth Arden Flawless Finish Perfectly Nude Makeup SPF 15 for a couple of months now. It has become my top choice for base makeup nowadays. Truth to be told, I’ve even ditched most of the BB and CC creams I have been using. The texture of the foundation is light a...

  • [New Blog Post] SHIMA at Goodwood Park Hotel

    SHIMA at Goodwood Park Hotel

    daintyflair.net 30 Nov '14, 6am

    Knowing that I have a soft spot for beef, BFF brought me to SHIMA at Goodwood Park Hotel for a tasting of their sukiyaki! Just in time for its 34th anniversary, the restaurant was just renovated and exudes a very charming Japanese and zen feel with the ambience.

  • Crabtree & Evelyn Damask Rose

    daintyflair.net 27 Nov '14, 4am

    It has been quite awhile since Crabtree & Evelyn launched a new skincare series. The brand has always been associated with hand creams, body care and fine foods. Damask Rose is the newest collection to be added to the skincare range which features the luxury scent of French rose! :) B...