Expat Living Singapore
The closest thing to Bali's famous Potato Head Beach Club in Singapore? We think so...
Beach bums! The best places to grab a drink (or three) by the coast in Singers

Sun, sand and boozy fun? Er, yes please! Soak up the sea air at these beachside bars on the island

It's easy to see why Terri-Anne fell in love with this kitchen at first sight
Readers' Homes
Family living on the East Coast: Tour this breezy Siglap home

Moving from a condo to a house was exactly what this busy family with toddlers needed

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Wrist candy: Shopping for eye-catching bracelets

Make your wrists the centre of attention with these statement cuffs and bangles

Couch conversations with the svelte businesswoman
Dream Big: Celebrity stylist Ines Ligron on her business in SG

We chat to the French modelling guru about her boutique fashion and beauty studio

Are there more pressing diseases than Ebola in Singapore?
Are there more pressing diseases than Ebola in Singapore?
As Ebola spreads, which infectious diseases affect SG the most?

While SG controls the spread of Ebola, there are currently other dangerous diseases impacting us

A lion statue guarding the Forbidden City
Ultimate China Guide: Beijing, The Great Wall, Xi'An and Shanghai

Planning a trip to China? All you need to know about its famous cities, plus heaps of holiday tips

Booking a bash? EL's huge guide to awesome party venues

Planning a Christmas do, birthday event or baby shower? Our round-up to event spaces for adults

Christmas lights, singapore
Raffles all dressed up for Crimbo (credit: William Cho, Flickr Commons)
Get set for Christmas with our guide to dazzling lights and twinkly trees

A festive frenzy is hitting the island - here's where to find the sparkliest displays

Family Fun
Alternative things to do in Singers that offer a break from city life

Seven brilliant places to visit for an escape from the Red Dot (without the need for a passport)

Goodies galore at Customade Costume
Living in Singapore
Fancy dress special! 10 places to buy or rent costumes

Looking for a costume or shocking party piece? Check out these cool costume shops in Singapore

Peter Pan on Sentosa will be a sparkly spectacular
Family Fun
Christmas shows! Festive pantos, musicals and concerts

Start planning your holiday season with our guide to merry productions in Singers

Climbing Kilimanjaro: Teen Dylan's journey for kids in Cambodia

The expat teen, 14, raised thousands for Caring for Cambodia by taking on Africa's summit

Get your fill of stylish (and oh-so-comfy!) block heels this season

Balancing fashion and practicality, block-heel shoes tick all our boxes for weekday footwear

Nightmare material galore
The best Halloween parties and events in Singers

Time to start planning your wicked Halloween in the island! Get started with our spooky guide

Emporio Armani
In the market for a new watch? This season's hottest wrist candy

Add some stylish hardware to your wardrobe with our favourite statement-making watches

Golden Sky (Lotus) by Ana Tzarev, oil on canvas (195x195); Ana Tzarev Gallery, 24 West 57th Street, New York, US, +1 212 586 9800, anatzarev.com
Art and Culture
Art aplenty! Flick through our top shopping picks for your home

From modern mixed media to abstract paintings, here's some of our favourite pieces

WIN! A Classic TOTE worth over $1,900
Competition closes in
Downton Abbey Singapore
Lady Mary and Branson are like brother and sister on Downton these days
We chat to Downton's Michelle Dockery about life as Lady Mary

As the drama unfolds on telly here, Michelle opens up about happiness, humour and haute couture

Evguenia Nekrassova with her dream painting by Maria Semenskaya
EL readers' share their favourite art galleries and stores

To help you track down a cracking gallery, EL readers open up about shopping for beautiful pieces

Digital Fashion Week 2014: Local labels to look out for

Love the local fashion scene? We got a sneak peek of the talent hitting the runway later this month

Style news: Hot trends, new collections and accessories galore

From oh-so-now looks to stunning new lines in Singapore's stores, here's your fashion update

All you need to know about living in and around Haig Road
Street Talk: Handy guide to living on Haig Road, East Coast

Eat, eat, eat: moving to the East Coast is all about finding the best food, according to resident Je...

Tried and tested: Must-have magic wands for perfect lashes

Step into this mascara frenzy to discover which products the EL team (plus readers) can't live witho...

Party decorations galore
Things to Do
The best party shops for spooky decorations, tricks, gifts and more

Prepping your home for October 31st? These stores stock all sorts of Halloween goodies

Wagyu flank at Hippopotamus Restaurant & Grill
Meat maniacs! The best steakhouses in town for all budgets

From the affordable to the extravagant, we hunt down the best spots to dine on a prime cut of beef

Oven-roasted, crispy pork hock with beer gravy, mashed potatoes and sauerkraut
Review: Der Biergarten at Prinsep Street

Love meat and carbs? This German shophouse restaurant has seriously satisfying comfort food

Singapura Sling
Bars and Clubs
Review: Nutmeg & Clove at Ann Siang Road

Another trendy bar opens near Chinatown, this time slinging quirky cocktails full of local spices an...

Head to S.E.A. Aquarium for something very cool this Halloween
Halloween at S.E.A. Aquarium: Adventure trails, wizardry and more

Fancy dress! Themed sleepovers! Trick or treating! It's all happening at this Halloween extravaganza...

Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Risks, symptoms and prevention

All you need to know about the disease, from cutting down the chances to detecting lumps early

A good family GP can make all the difference
An A to G guide to family health here in the tropics

From asthma to gestational diabetes, here's some tips to keep your family healthy and happy in Singa...

For Kathy, the main feature of the living room is the view, with the bustling traffic of boats and planes across the waves
Readers' Homes
On the Waterfront: Tour this oceanside apartment on Sentosa

Kathy Dunderdale shows us around her gorgeous condo - complete with 44-foot sailboat

Private dinner at the Bayon
Short break in Siem Reap! Exploring temples, markets, museums and more

Rebecca Bisset travels to Angkor Wat, plus enjoys Siem Reap's shopping and pamper scene

Ninety Four
Bars and Clubs
Bar review: Ninety Four on Club Street

Find well-shaken martinis, affordable Archipelago pints and thin-crust pizzas at this casual bar and...

Cheeky Christmas short break, anyone? Ideas for festive trips

Treat yourself to an amazing (and quick!) trip abroad over Crimbo - here are four festive destinatio...

On the screen: Great films hitting cinemas this month

Our picks of Hollywood flicks coming to movie theatres across town

Terrarium class, anyone?
Living Here
Swotting up! Cool classes for adults across music, food and more

If you fancy learning a new skill in Singers, check out this guide to brilliant classes (ukulele les...

Dine out on this oh-so-kid-friendly article
Child-friendly restaurants by country, for inquisitive taste buds

If you're after foreign flavours for family meals in Singapore, these dining spots are great for kid...

Classic British style with Elliot James
Decorating Ideas
Looking for an interior designer? Here's EL's top home stylists

If you're stuck in a decorating rut, rope in one of these studios to make over your pad

This patent leather iPad case has us feeling all fresh and summery. $174, Marc by Marc Jacobs, www.netaporter.com
Shopping on a budget! Style steals for under $200

Running a little low on shopping funds this month? Have a stare at the latest crop of affordable fas...

Wedhar Riyadi at Yavuz Gallery
Art and Culture
Arty types! Your full guide to the hub of galleries in Gillman Barracks

Planning to check out this cool arts cluster in Singapore? Check out this guide to each gallery

The cushiest pillows in town!
Cushion extravaganza! 13 stores for cute, classy and crazy covers

Feel a cushion splurge coming on? The best places to shop for indoor, outdoor and kids' prints

Plenty of gleam and folksy touches at Galanga Living
Early birds! Start planning Xmas with our guide to festive stores

If you fancy getting a serious head start on Christmas, here's which stores to hit first

Cocoa pebbles - Alpaco chocolate mousse stones, lemon curd and meringue mushrooms accented with chocolate soil and twigs, candied lemon peel and mandarin sorbet
Review: Corner House at Singapore Botanic Gardens

This new fine-dining spot favours plant produce over meat in a cuisine they call "gastro-botanica"

Ooh! Unlimited spa treatments at Angsana Lang Co, Vietnam

Grab the girls and hit the luxury beach resort before 31 March '15 for an all-you-can-spa short bre...

Christmas decor and gifts aplenty at The Fair at Pan Pacific Orchard
Christmas markets! Your handy guide to festive fairs and bazaars

Get your Christmas shopping done early at these stylish markets and fairs

Modern Eclectic Living
Guide to Chillax Market: SG's first permanent indoor lifestyle fair

A whopping 25 fashion and lifestyle vendors make up this exciting shopping haunt at The Grandstand

New Zealand family hols! Taking the little'uns on a South Island road trip

Jo Furniss tells us how she survived the heavenly highways of New Zealand with her kids

Local food guide: All you need to know about cardamom

This month's flavour forager explores where to find and how to cook cardamom in Singapore

Sarah Mounsey
Art and Culture
Sarah Mounsey on becoming an award-winning children's author

The Australian expat's Paw Prints series took a gong in the Moonbeam Children's book Awards

There are all sorts of treats in store for children at hawkers across town
Local food
10 hawker dishes little ones will love (well, at least one of them!)

Your kids will love at least one of these local dishes at your neighbourhood hawker centre

Is Botox for you?
Hair and Beauty
Guide to Botox: Top anti-ageing clinics, plus how much it costs

Ageing averted! Our list of the most reliable places for Botox across town