Category Archives: news snippets

9 Beauty Tips from Taiwanese Celebrity Makeup Artist Kevin 老师

    I recently attended the media coverage of BeautyMaker’s launch of several new products, namely the limited edition packaging of the Matte Cushion Foundation, the new Honey shade of the same foundation range and a totally new product, the Bye Bye Oil.   Taiwanese celebrity makeup artist, Kevin 老师 was present to grace the […]

Laced Ivory is Now The Skinny Scout!

    Happy National Day Singapore! We’re 51 this year, and I can’t be more proud!   Since it’s our country’s big day today, I thought it apt to announce that the blog has been undergoing a rebranding phase and officially launches today as The Skinny Scout! You might have noticed it over the past […]

Discover: L’Occitane’s Top 10 Best Selling Products

    A while back (but hopefully not too much of a while), I attended the intimate 40th anniversary party of L’Occitane, where I discovered some new shea butter hand creams and tote bags that will be launched later this year in September. I was also gifted samples of the brand’s top 10 best selling products, and thought I’d […]

My Current Shopping Wish List

  A photo posted by Roxanne C. (@lacedivory) on Jun 12, 2016 at 2:48am PDT   We finally moved into our new apartment over the week, and are in the final stages of settling into it, unpacking, cleaning and all. I’m so excited to be here in the new place and new environment that’s pretty […]

Link Love: The Makeup Artist Interview Bible

    So the weekend is coming but it isn’t near enough yet. And the last thing you need right now is to see how amazing someone’s home looks like while you slog your days away with no end in sight – and with no granite counter top to aim for.   But that’s OK. […]

Feature: The New Times Bookstore at Waterway Point, Singapore

    With the rise of electronic books comes the inevitable demise of real, tangible books that allow you to feel the pages as you flip them over. If you’re a book lover like me, your heart must have been chipped away bit by bit with news of bookstores closing down and moving out in […]

OOTD: Cocooned in Love

                    Silk Dress: Maryling Clutch: Random store in Seoul, Korea Amethyst Ear Studs: J. Trouvée Pearl Bangle: J. Trouvée Drusy Necklace: J. Trouvée Heeled Sandals: Steve Madden (available on Nordstrom here) Photographer: The ever so talented Mr. Ratatouille   If you’re with the right partner, every […]