IN THE SPOTLIGHT: WHO IS MC JIN?

For the third installment of our interview series of inspirational people, I am proud to bring and interview from a rap veteran, Mr Jin Au Yeung. The first prominent Asian rapper to hit the hiphop scene some 10 years ago, there has been few with such a varied career as Jin has.   Jin started … Continue reading

HAPPY BIRTHDAY JERMY: MUNCHING AT MAMACITA

to complete my Beckii-Is-Getting-Really-Fat Thursday [starting off with brunch HERE], lara and i took out our friend jeremy to dinner at Mamacita. i was pretty excited!! having heard a lot about this place but not had the chance to try it out up until that night.     as one of the very many [its … Continue reading

SOWING AT SEVEN SEEDS

went out last thursday morning to catch up with a few church friends over brunch at Seven Seeds, a speciality coffee roasting joint on Berkeley St near Melbourne University.   iv heard much about this place [since diana made her visit HERE!] so i was curious to check it out, especiallly the coffee! being the … Continue reading

in the spotlight with Roseanne Tang

not too long ago we started up a feature category interviewing people we found inspiring in our community. beckii got the ball-rolling by interviewing american hip hop dancer/choreographer daniel jerome aka steproc (check out the interview here) this time round we’ve got someone slightly different to introduce to you: beauty blogger, entrepreneur, aspiring make-up artist … Continue reading

A WEDGE ABOVE THE REST.

newww shooooeeees!!!! giggedy giggedy….^_____^   disclaimer: this will be a FWP post. aka….First World Problem.   im a sucker for shoes – even though i dont wear heels all that often because im already pretty tall…my shoe wardrobe is exponentially expanding….uh oh 0__O anyway! finally got my black suede Jeffrey Campbell Adelaide wedges, which are … Continue reading

GOT [HER] HAIR DID

i enjoy playing around with hair and makeup as you’ve probably gathered…so i decided to use my friend lara as guinea pig to try out this Miley Cyrus-inspired hair updo i saw on youtube; by a guy called Daven Mayeda. hes pretty fabulous;)   here’s his youtube tutorial [with a suuuper pretty half asian model! … Continue reading

NO BRAINER AT COFFEEHEAD.

caught up with 2 friends at Coffeehead in camberwell yesterday; a new cafe/brunch place i had not heard of until i got back to australia recently!   the decor to this place is a bit industrial [reminds me a bit of the ‘coffee snob’ location Four Barrels, which me and my friend found in San … Continue reading

face it – it’s gotta be face shop

so it’s probably been a while since i last posted about a beauty fix.  lately all my posts have been a little too fixated with food with my brunch adventures – (see here for the latest brunch adventures pitstop at chez dre) so like any other girl, when i see sale in cosmetic shops, i … Continue reading

GET OFF MY PORCH. HAPPY HALLOWEEN.

posting this a little early but anyway!   i think experimenting with pantone colours may not have been the best idea for screen based work [help a n00b out here] because now the monkeys look fluro=/ anyway enjoy my 2012 halloween doodle.     does anyone actually get the tshirt reference aside from me?=/ and … Continue reading

DOODLING THE NEWLYWEDS

…well not quite. newlyweds to be!   as a wedding present for my friends mike + vi; i decided to caricature them! took me a few days of studying their faces…especially as im generally a lot worse at realism drawing compared to derpy cartoons…but i think it turned out alright:)     took me a … Continue reading