Author: Jeremy

Thieves’ Market

View in HD [here]. I have a pen­chant for old trea­sures, which was why I have real­ly enjoyed myself at our pre­vi­ous vis­it to Trea­sure Drag­on Trad­ing in Chi­na­town. Unfor­tu­nate­ly, it has closed down the last time I walked by the area late last year. Despite…

CrazyWorld Cafe

View in HD [here]. Just as I am about to begin on my post, I have real­ized a sort of trend in our recent win­dow posts. They are most­ly young Sin­ga­pore­ans com­ing out from their day jobs to set up their own busi­ness­es…

The Paper Builders

View in HD [here]. When Lizzy first told me that we should check out this joss paper mak­ing shop fur­ther down the road from our office, I was quite tak­en aback by the choice of sub­ject. Me: “A what?” Lizzy: “Oh… you know, a shop that…

Ivan Kuek (Instagram Singapore)

To all iPho­neog­ra­phy lovers, here’s anoth­er treat. Today, we have our Spot­light on Ivan Kuek, the man behind Insta­gram Sin­ga­pore (@sgig on Insta­gram). To those unfa­mil­iar with it, Insta­gram Sin­ga­pore is a local com­mu­ni­ty made up of Sin­ga­pore­an Insta­gram­mers who have come togeth­er to spread and…

BooksActually

[View in HD here.] ‘This is 2011 right,’ I thought to myself. I hope I didn’t get it wrong, because the ques­tion had been whirring in my mind from the moment I stepped into the shop. Fum­bling with the door han­dle, I was hes­i­tant to enter…