Monday, July 11, 2011

Singapore: Along Orchard Road


I was pleasantly surprised by Singapore, as it was my first time there, hubby will argue 'til he's blue in the face that Malaysian food is better, but I greatly enjoyed the food in Singers, as well as the Designer-strewn Orchard Road (it seems there was an LV, Miu Miu, Prada, Chanel, Hermes store every few steps!):


Wish that ceramic piece were for sale!

Eating at Warung M Nasir, hubby was in heaven, our favourite was a vegetable curry made of tapioca leaves, we had never heard of it, but loved it.

Wish I had saved some room for those pineapple tarts...

Kaya toast - look at that huge slab of butter! What you cannot see is the incredible 'kaya' - delicious coconut spread, yuuummmmm...This was from the original Killiney Kopitiam.

Incredible architecture along Orchard Road.

Loved this peach/pear/sculpture outside the Armani store.

Crayfish laksa...*drool* this was sooooo goood!

Apologies for the blurry pic, but I thought I'd show you the Oak silk tunic I am wearing, as I love its shape. I had previously posted about it here, and simply adore the oversized sleeve and draped silhouette it gives.

A store that specialised in 'long yoke' - a sweet & savoury flattened ultra tasty piece of pork (or chicken)

It has been so long since I have posted an outfit pic, Lil J practised a few blogger poses when we got back to the hotel, just to show me how it's really done...

13 comments:

  1. Love the Orchard Road architecture and the peach sclupture they are so creative.

    Greets short term rental london

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  2. Lil J has grown so fast!! You and her look beautiful. I thought that was the oak tunic, it looks great on--very similar to Lanvin spring 2011. That coconut spread sounds delicious.

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  3. Beautiful photos all of it. Also I like it especially this peach/pear/sculpture outside the Armani store, really incredible pice of art! Great post and blog, keep up the positive vibes. (((-:

    Have a lovely week! =(^.^)=

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  4. Dress your days with dreamsWed Jul 13, 05:22:00 AM 2011

    I'm glad to see you enjoyed your trip !
    You look chic and beautiful, and Lil J is so cute, I love her "long" hair.

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  5. CC, awesome photo of the sculpture with the building in the background. Lil J is really working the camera! x

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  6. cool shooting techniques & background is also interesting

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  7. Oh you are here! So glad to hear you are liking singapore! And so nice yo ser your pretty facr and lil j's!

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  8. adorei essas fotos, singapura é um destino de sonho!


    Love,
    www.chicksinfeathers.co.cc

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  9. the first pictures are so yummy! and your kid is lovely!

    xxx Ylenia | Longuette
    check on my vintage giveaway!

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  10. hi brigs! any advice on lodging? where did you stay? and would you recommend it?

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    1. Hi ajune! I stayed at the Holiday Inn, there are a few, but I can't remember the name of mine. I highly recommend it, service and room were great. It was off orchard rd, and next to several eateries..but somehow fairly quiet, good price. Hth!

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