5 Habits Of Couples In Healthy Relationships | Clozette

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Talking about anything under the sun, exploring new places for dates, trying out new activities together, laughing with (or rather, at) each other, looking forward to seeing your favourite face, and basically, just having all sorts of fun together. These may sound familiar at the beginning of a relationship, but how do couples that have been over the “Honeymoon phase” continue to grow together and not let the sparks sizzle out?

Learn how these five couples define a healthy relationship and what their secret sauce is in making their love for each other stronger each day!


“Stay committed. Always compromise”

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Alan (30) & Angelina (27): Singapore, Married

“A healthy relationship is one where you can do what you want but at the same time stay committed to each other. Always compromise with each other to reach the best solution.”

“Put each other first, always say “I love you” and “Thank you” as much as possible. Always stay playful, joke a lot, and give each other surprises once in a while. Travel a lot together to explore new places.”

“Respect, be compassionate, and give each other space.”

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Amarit (29) & Kanjanada (29): Thailand, Dating

“A healthy couple is about respecting each other’s abilities and strengths, and helping each other overcome our shortcomings. Continue to learn to be kind and compassionate to one another, and give each other the time and space to pursue our different passions.”

“Like a good startup, you have to keep moving or you will fall behind. It’s about how we continuously plan our lives together that will bring us closer and deeper together. Not just for ourselves, but also for our family and friends, and as well as our future family.”

“Communication, trust, and mutual respect.”

(Photo from Tan Hui Zhing)

Ri Peng (29) & Hui Zhing (28): Singapore, Engaged

"A healthy relationship is about communication, trust, and mutual respect! Especially when it comes to arguments, it is not about who wins. Rather, we always try to work towards a solution and understanding our differences."

"Maintain open and honest communication, and never assume or second-guess how the other party feels. We don't hide our feelings and, in a way, we enjoy the process of thrashing things out and making peace"

 “Work on mental and physical health for the relationship.”

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Kuang Cheng (26) & Nicole (23): Australia, Dating

“I believe a healthy couple relationship is when two people are allowed to be themselves at all times without feeling judged by their other half. In all seriousness, there’re two parts to a healthy relationship, mental and physical health. Mentally, couples should be able to laugh and cry with, and sometimes at, one another. Physically, living healthy and motivating one another to do the same will reap added benefits.”

“We make a conscious effort to work on our relationship. It’s quite easy to just ‘settle’ and ‘be contented’ once you’ve been in a relationship for a while, but we try to work on what we think we can improve.”

"Never stop learning from each other."

(Photo from Rom Sudhisawang)

Chaiyut (28) & Rom (32): Thailand, Dating

“The key to a healthy relationship is understanding. Never stop learning about each other. We understand that as Asians, we tend to hide our feelings and let others guess, rather than saying it out loud. Therefore, we both try to change that habit. We always speak our mind. It saves a lot of time. We hardly have any arguments. Understanding is the key to our healthy and peaceful relationship.” 


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adidas StellaSport has redefined sportswear for the action girl. Offering a modern fusion of sport and style, through bright colours, fresh prints and performance ‘pop.’ The Fall Winter 2015 collection includes apparel, footwear, and accessories designed to take you from your workout to the city streets, and anywhere in ­between.

From left to right:­ adidas StellaSport action girls Sarah Lian, Evie Wong, Karen Kho, Lady Seven, Cathryn Lee, Megan Tan, Hanie Hidayah, Sharifah Sakinah and Thanuja Ananthan

Featuring vibrant patterns, bold volume and graphic colour blocking, this season’s eye­catching adidas StellaSport collection features an exotic animal print theme, denim­-inspired layering, multi­-logo lettering and performance­led silhouettes. 

Fall Winter 2015 also sees the launch of the adidas StellaSport Tumblr – the first dedicated social platform for adidas StellaSport. With Lotte Andersen as the Editor, the channel will feature exclusive collaborations with influencers around the world, sneak previews of the collection and offer a unique insight into the adidas StellaSport world--inspiring and empowering actions girls everywhere.

In Malaysia, action girls Cathryn Lee, Sarah Lian, Sharifah Sakinah, Hanie Hidayah, Karen Kho, Evie Wong, Maybelline Wong, Lady Seven, Megan Tan and Thanuja Ananthan had a first look at the new Fall/Winter 2015 line.

Kick­off your workout style with creative layering of bright blues, daring typefaces, and denim detailing. Ensure striking style and support in the studio with sleek performance silhouettes this Fall. Craft a workout outfit that really ‘pops’ with this new collection!

Stay active with the high­shine Warm Jacket in sunny Super Orange. With its cutting­edge climawarm© technology designed to keep you warm and comfortable so you can remain unstoppable throughout the colder months. You can also pair the brazen black graphic StellaSport lettered Tights in Logo White and bright neon yellow banding with the graphic StellaSport lettered Backpack AOP in White, Flash Red, and Super Orange for a complete look! For your shoes, stay on your toes and step out in the Yvori Shoe, now available in a new colourway of Bold Orange, Light Flash Red, and Maroon Pink.

The Fall/Winter adidas StellaSport range is now available at the adidas Sports Performance Outlets in adidas Sports Performance Concept stores in Publika, Pavilion, Sunway Pyramid, Mid Valley, Genting Highlands, IMAGO in East Malaysia and online at shop.adidas.com.my.


Rosalyn Lee, Andrea De Cruz, Venetia Stravens, Lum May Yee, Jean Danker, Melody Chen at the BOSS exclusive event this month

To celebrate the launch of the BOSS Bespoke bag and the brand’s Fall/Winter 2015 collection, an exclusive event was held at BOSS flagship store in Takashimaya Shopping Centre, Ngee Ann City, Singapore this month. 

Enjoying cocktail concoctions by The Macallan to the tunes of singer-songwriter Corrine May

Other than indulging in the five exquisite cocktails specially concocted for the event by The Macallan, guests were treated to the iconic melodic voice of singer-songwriter Corrine May. The ladies also got to bring home a personalised leather bag tag to commemorate this incredible celebration of the modern woman.

BOSS Fall/Winter 2015 presentation

This Fall/Winter 2015, creative director Jason Wu designed each piece with absolute tailored precision and industrial beauty in mind. Cuts are structured, sharp, sleek and immaculately polished. Winter shades of greys, blues and blacks are generously exploited, with pops of bright red to take the wintry gloom away.

Flatlay of the BOSS Bespoke bag

Fabrics used for traditional menswear like wool felt and tweed are translated into womenswear, bringing to life a collection that is exceptionally modern and fiercely feminine. Complement each ensemble with a BOSS Bespoke bag and you’re ready to take on the world in impeccable style.

Scroll through to discover our favourite pieces from BOSS Fall/Winter 2015!

Virgin Wool Blend Colourblocked Dress; ‘Bespoke’ Wool Bag

Stretch Virgin Wool Silk Blend Dress; ‘Bespoke’ Top Handle Bag

Virgin Wool Blend Dress; ‘Bespoke’ Wool Bag; Bonded Virgin Wool Suede Ankle Boots

Virgin Wool Coat; Bonded Virgin Wool Suede Ankle Boots

Virgin Wool Blend Cutout Dress; ‘Bespoke’ Top Handle Bag; Leather Mixed Media Riding Boots

Cotton Blend Sheath Dress; Leather Mixed Media Riding Boots

Crepe Sleeveless Sheath Dress; ‘Bespoke’ Wool Bag; Leather Mixed Media Riding Boots

Cutout Dress; Wool Bag; Bonded Virgin Wool Suede Ankle Boots

Wool Coat; Wool Pants

High-Neck Sleeveless Blouse; Bonded Virgin Wool Suede Ankle Boots

All images from ImaxTree.

BOSS Fall/Winter 2015 is in stores now.