Our Current Favourite Lipsticks

I do not know why it’s taken me this long to jump into the lipstick bandwagon, but up until recently, I’ve always opted for tinted lip balms and lip stains. That certainly has changed! Lipsticks have come a long way and the formulations available out there are so good: highly-pigmented, moisturising, and long-wearing, with a…

Senso-ji

Another must-see in Tokyo is its oldest temple, the Senso-ji. While the Meiji shrine is a Shinto shrine, the Senso-ji is a Buddhist temple, so you’ll find the two very different in style and symbology. We were lucky to arrive at dusk, so as you can see, the light was beautiful! The street on the approach to…

Meiji Shrine

We arrived in Tokyo on Sunday morning, rather tired and shell-shocked as Tokyo in December was colder than we anticipated, but we excitedly dropped our bags and took the JR Yamanote line straight to Harajuku. The entrance to the Meiji shrine was right next to the busy Harajuku station, marked by a massive torii gate so…

Back from Japan, and Happy New Year 2016!

Happy new year everyone! V and I arrived back in Singapore this morning after two weeks of wonderful, exhilarating, and inspiring travel in the land of the rising sun! We have close to 2,000 photos to edit, people, so until then, these iPhone photos I took throughout the trip and shared via Instagram (@everydayedwina) would…