SINGAPORE (July 30): Since 1914, Cartier has been capturing the hearts of women with its Panthere jewellery collection, which has the panther as the star. Black-and-white abstract onyx and diamond paving are used to represent the shiny coat of the big cat. Jeanne Toussaint, who was appointed director of Cartier’s luxury jewellery department in 1933, launched the panther design. In the ensuing years, the panther theme was found on jewellery, vanity cases, cigarette cases and more. In 2017, the Panthere Lovèe was launched and, this year, these beautiful pieces of jewellery are presented in different metals. Items include the Panthere Lovée bracelet and ring in pink gold and yellow gold, as well as a white gold and diamond encrusted ring.

Go nude
By Terry’s Nude-Expert Duo Stick is a half-highlighter and halffoundation stick designed for ease of use. With just one stick, you get two formulas: a full coverage as well as a highlighter. Creator Terry de Gunzburg wants you to play with your makeup — you have a choice of sheer to medium coverage, bare to full correction, touch-up or super highlighted glow. A perfect makeup item to have in your handbag for a quick touch-up, especially for those selfie moments.

Like walking on air
Comfortable shoes that you wear all day need not look plain. Cole Haan’s stylish Zerøgrand collection offers flexibility with outsoles that move with the feet, cushioning with foam that absorbs the shock and an anatomical fit that provides support. The shoes come in a trendy shade of silver.


Exquisite beauty
Omega’s De Ville Trésor is designed with a new generation of women in mind.The timepiece’s slim case and hands recall a classic touch while reimagined elements — slender Roman numerals and curved diamond paving — deliver a modern edge. Available in 39mm or 36mm sizes, the watch boasts diamond paving that curves along each side of the case with a single diamond set in the crown. A flower, created out of five Omega logos in red, liquid ceramic, has been added in the crown. The Trésor collection honours a remarkable history while being relevant to the women of today.

Special care for skin
Sunday Riley is a skincare brand that addresses specific concerns. For example, Luna Sleeping Night Oil contains retinoids, known to be one of the most powerful anti-ageing ingredients. It also contains transretinol acid ester, which supports the skin’s natural cellular turnover. Sunday Riley is available exclusively at Sephora.

Dream a little dream
This fall, Coach has launched the Dreamer Bag, inspired by twisted dark romance, Goth and the supernatural. These elements are represented by embellishments such as whipstitching, thorny roses, feathers, bandana prints and rivets. The bags are clearly for the edgy chick.