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Must Listen Covers of Your Favorite Songs

(source: blog.urbanoutfitters.com) You have to admit that sometimes songs on the radio grow old, and overplayed, especially after going through agonizing traffic jams almost every day. They tend to play the same songs over and over, and in some cases, two radio stations could be playing the same song at the same time! When you find yourself switching from one station to the other and ending up sick and tired of Havana or Shape Of You, or anything that’s way too overplayed these days… You know you’ve just had it. Even your favorite songs wear out, and you sing along to them way too often until it just gets plain boring. Sounds pretty sad because, well, maybe those songs hold...

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Old but Gold: Creative Ideas to Transform Old into New

Fashion is all about speaking colors even when dressed in black. While clothes aren’t really a necessity in life, you make it a necessity in embodying who you are as a person. But at times, fashion can be frustrating. You wanna follow trends but as you try to keep up, your wallet doesn’t. But why go through the agonizing pain of wearing your wallet out just for a trendy pair of jeans, when you can set your own trends by amplifying the existing items in your cramped up wardrobe? Those rotting clothes deserve to be brought back to life, with a touch of magic. Here are some easy creative ideas to transform old into gold: Embroidered jacket (source: apairandasparediy.com) It’s...

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Less is More: Spark Your Inner Minimalist

(source: darlingmagazine.com) Compared to the early 2000’s, fashion and style have taken a great turn. From overlapping denim and leather, comes minimalism: the art of necessity. The minimalist lifestyle lives with an ongoing mantra of only keeping things that are important, or in other words, keeping it simple. Fashion has evolved back to basics, as in, literally, clean cuts of shirt, pants or skirt, and a plain pair of shoes. While it is true that what you wear says a lot about you, sometimes minimalism speaks way beyond just that. As your clothes portray a plain jane/average joe, your personality could be otherwise in reality. The simplicity of your fashion can create some form of mystery as to figure out...

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The Essential Guide to Going Offline

It’s 7am. The sunlight creeps up to your bed, waking you up with its bright ray. Sooo tired from work yesterday, a good night’s rest was total bliss for you. Prepping out of bed, you stretch your arms… To reach your phone. (source: food.ndtv.com) As soon as you unlock your phone you turn cross-eyed, with full attention to the screen. You open up WhatsApp, to see if your boyfriend/girlfriend wished you good morning (chances are, they’re still asleep), swipe to Twitter to see the latest gossip, shift to Facebook to watch funny videos and finally take an “I woke up like this” selfie on Snapchat. You look to the upper corner to check: It’s 10am. --- Has it ever occurred...

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The Guide To Kaamatan

Pack Your Sunscreens and Umbrellas! The weather in Sabah around the month of May can be quite unpredictable and do expect scorching hot sun as well as heavy rain! Do not be fooled by the weather and make sure that you came prepared. There will be a lot of grounds to cover and you need to walk around visiting the interesting booths so make sure you are dressed comfortably as well. Make sure to put on sunscreens to ensure UV protection so that you can roam the KDCA vicinity without any worries. Don’t forget to bring your umbrellas along with you, it is good for hot and rainy weather and it is best to always be prepared!   Get Cultured...

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