Singapore Women's Weekly

Singapore Women's Weekly December 2018

The Singapore Women’s Weekly is one of the best-selling women's magazines in Asia. You'll find juicy real-life stories, gorgeous fashion and beauty, and health and relationship advice that works for the busy woman. And there's so much more: Inspiring decor ideas plus collect 'n' keep cookcards with recipes to suit Asian tastes. The Singapore Women’s Weekly has everything you want – and they're all in one place.

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6 期号


meet the team

Sherry Leung Digital Designer, Video Lab All I want for Christmas is... “baking equipment and utensils. I took up a baking course a few months ago and it was so fun. I really enjoy baking, so I hope I can bake more for my family and get creative in the kitchen.” The holiday gift that made me laugh was… “a crystal trophy. I once attended a Christmas party and I got the best-dressed award. The theme was ‘Fashion Extremist’ so I wore a red-and-green outfit with black lace leggings and yellow sandals. My yellow earrings, pink necklace, purple scarf and green hairband gave me the winning points.” Sean Tham Content Specialist, Fashion & Lifestyle, Digital Trending Desk All I want for Christmas is... “to be a crazy, rich Asian. That way I could buy anything I…

editor’s letter

In this December issue, it’s fitting to celebrate breakout movie of the year Crazy Rich Asians, which has gone on to be the top-grossing rom-com in the past decade. Besides being a landmark movie for Asian representation, it has so much more meaning for us as it shines the spotlight on our little island, as well as showcases our amazing actors. So, we knew we had to close the year with a special tribute to its stars. Read about how beautiful cover star Gemma Chan, just like many Asians, argued with her parents with regards to her acting career, page 18; and don’t miss our very own Tan Kheng Hua, Janice Koh, Amy Cheng, Koh Chieng Mun and Selena Tan as they talk about their crazy year in “The Joy…

mini millionaires

1. PINT-SIZED PRINCE: Kyden Lim Probably one of the luckiest kids in Singapore, little Kyden can thank his billionaire grandfather Peter Lim and his generous mum, Kim, for throwing him rockstar birthday parties that cost a bomb. 2. BABY BALLER: Emme Anthony Emme, the daughter of Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony, has a miniature couture wardrobe that includes Chanel jewellery and bags. It’s said that even her baby rattle was covered in diamonds. 3. DIMINUTIVE DIVA: Suri Cruise When she’s not grabbing juice from Starbucks or indulging in mani-pedis with her mum Katie Holmes, Suri can be found burning up dad Tom Cruise’s credit card in the shops. Just look at that delicious fur coat! 4. QUEEN OF EVERY DAY: Harper Beckham Besides being part of a ridiculously good-looking family, the Beckhams’ only daughter is surrounded by mansions,…

christmas with the stars

Eva Longoria of Desperate Housewives fame brings out the apron for the year-end festivities. She reveals that tamales are on her menu because it’s different from the usual turkey dinners. It’s all about the tree for Jennifer Aniston during Christmas time. The actress has a tree-trimming party every year to get her greenery up to snuff for the party season. Reese Witherspoon looks forward to singing carols every year. “I have a carolling party right before the big day,” says the actress who won an Oscar for her portrayal of singer June Carter Cash. Korean super-group BTS celebrates Christmas the new-age way: By extending their wishes via social media. The gang tries to record a sweet message for their fans every year. Singapore’s sweetheart Rebecca Lim dons her Santa hat during Christmas and uses…

the husband of 2018 goes to… ryan reynolds

HE’S A FAMILY MAN: “I used to say to Blake, ‘I would take a bullet for you’. And then the second I looked in my baby’s eyes, I knew that if we were ever under attack, I would use my wife as a human shield to protect that baby.” HE’S GOT THE JOKES: When Blake posted a photo of herself with a naked man while promoting her new movie A Simple Favor, Ryan simply dropped a harmless “He seems nice” in the comments. HE DOESN’T MIND DIAPER CHANGING: “I have no problem waking up five times in the middle of the night and changing diapers, and as exhausted as you get, I have this stupid grin on my face all the time.” HE CONSIDERS BLAKE HIS BEST FRIEND: “We were buddies for a…

real life vs reel life

They look nothing alike physically, but Margot channelled her inner ice queen when it came to playing Tonya Harding for the film I, Tonya. She was so convincing, her portrayal earned her a Best Actress nomination at the Academy Awards earlier this year. Is this the real life? Is this just fantasy? When Bohemian Rhapsody cast Rami Malek in the titular role, no one thought he looked like the Queen frontman. But the film has critics raving ahead of its release this month and Rami is said to be stunning as Freddie Mercury. We’re cheating a bit by using an animated film as a point of reference, but Hua Mulan was a legendary historical figure in real life too and newcomer Liu Yifei will be portraying the heroine in Disney’s live-action remake…