FAVE 5: Under The Sky | Clozette


Taking photos while you're outdoors can pose more than a few challenges. There's the constant chase for that perfect white balance, right exposure and an angle that will flatter your silhouette the most. And all of these you're doing while under the heat of the sun. Despite these hurdles, we can all agree that a beautiful snap under the sky is worth the hassle. To help you prep for your next outdoor photoshoot, here are some posing ideas from the Clozette Community that you can keep in mind. 


By the beach


(Photo from: shiennareynon)


In a surreal scenery


(Photo from: cforcassan)



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In the past three years, we have spotted two defined style trends in the Clozette Community that have never wavered in popularity no matter the season. Whether we're in the middle of a scorching summer or experiencing a streak of rainy afternoons, the uplifting aesthetic of florals and pastels remained as wardrobe staples. These days, stylish gals are even combining the two beloved styles to create pastel floral outfits. Keep scrolling to take a look at how fashionistas are sporting the revamped look of two enduring trends.


Sleek


(Photo from: ElaineHeng)


Casual


(Photo from: laveenab)



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We've got only one week to go till we celebrate CNY 2019. And by this time, we bet that you've already picked out an outfit. However, your ensemble isn't complete without adding some fancy Chinese New Year accessories to match the occasion. From opulent gold necklaces to chic earrings, here are the pieces you should consider wearing for the festivities.


Goldheart Headfirst Pendants & Fortune Pig Charms


SGD158/~USD116.69 each


One of the best things that the Year of the Pig brings is cute CNY merchandise. Even jewellery pieces are sold with attached adorable pig charms. It's not only worn for aesthetic, but these accessories can also bring luck to the wearer. Pair these three-dimensional yellow gold Headfirst Pendants & Fortune Pig Charms with your Lunar New Year outfit for an added prosperous touch.


Oscar De La Renta painted flowers

USD225 (net-a-porter.com)


If you're someone who's not really into showy accessories, you can also wear a simple pair of button earrings. Try this versatile, gold-lined pair from Oscar De La Renta, which works not only for the Chinese New Year but also for other events.


BONIA Ananas collection


MYR899/~USD218.50 (bonia.com)


Due to its similarities with the Chinese word that roughly means "come prosperity", the Pineapple or wong lai in Cantonese and ong lai in Hokkien, has long been a symbol of good luck and prosperity for the Chinese. Boost your luck this year by sporting this pineapple-themed bag from BONIA. It's also a perfect piece for the upcoming summer season.


ChloƩ Rosie

SGD665/~USD491.14


Explore the Chinese New Year capsule collections of heritage brands and you'll surely find unique designer pieces. This year, we spotted this chic pair of rose-tinted sunglasses from ChloĆ©. If you love dainty accessories, you won't want to miss adding this pretty pair to your arsenal.



Olivia Burton Enchanted Garden Gold


SGD179/~USD132.20


The start of the Lunar New Year is the perfect opportunity to scout for new wristwatches. Various regal designs with gold trimmings and touches of red are released by this time of the year. Out of all the latest launches, this elegant timepiece from Olivia Burton caught our eye. Whether you pair it with your go-to cheongsam or just your casual workwear, its sophisticated allure will give any outfit an added charm.


Bata CNY collection




Fans of floral designs will be delighted with Bata's Chinese New Year collection for 2019. From the casual slingbacks to dressy wedges, all the pieces in this release are adorned with delicate traditional detailing and contemporary touches. The good news doesn't stop there. For branches in Singapore, Bata is offering some special in-store promotions and attractive offers with just a minimum purchase and spend of two items at SGD68.


Next, check out these style pieces that will elevate your CNY look.


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