Bottega Veneta – The Knot Turns 36

December 2014 – In preparation for the holiday season, the search for that perfect clutch is on. Instead of buying something new, I decided to look through my closet first. This brought me to a rediscovery of the Bottega Veneta Knot clutch. When Tomas Maier took the helm of the luxury house in 2001, he…

25 Years of Vera Wang Bridal

2014 marked the 10th wedding anniversary for Mr. King & me. It seemed timely to reminisce on those precious wedding memories, and of course, to take a look at my Vera Wang wedding gown, which I pulled out of storage. After the gown had been steamed, I sat there and thought to myself, “It looked…

Hermès Little Room of Wanders

Singapore, November 2015 – Little Room of Wanders exhibits the collection of Émile Hermès (the grandson of Hermès’ founder), who started collecting curiosities and antiques in 1893.   Today, his collection of objects and books occupy an entire floor of 24, rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré – the flagship and headquarters of Hermès. For the first time,…