SINGAPORE (Oct 22): Superstar Rihanna has been very busy and was recently spotted in Dubai, Singapore and Sydney promoting her make-up line Fenty Beauty. Those of you who were lucky enough to catch her at the launch of her collection at the Sephora store in ION Orchard would have seen her decked out in Chopard jewellery. Her choice pieces for that evening included diamond cluster earrings featuring 20.24 carats of diamonds set in 18k white gold from the Haute Joaillerie Collection and a timepiece featuring 8.20 carats of diamonds, 0.40 carat of trapezecut rubies and an 18k rose-gold case from the L’Heure Du Diamant Collection.

In Sydney, she wore a watch from the L’Heure Du Diamant Collection featuring a black dial, 7.28 carats of diamonds and an 18k white-gold case. She added bracelets from the Haute Joaillerie Collection, each featuring 12 fancy-cut coloured diamonds set in 18k yellow gold, 18k white gold and 18k rose gold, and a ring featuring a 4.94-carat heart-shaped fancy vivid yellow-orange diamond and 3.14 carats of diamonds set in 18k white gold. In Dubai, she sported a timepiece featuring 21.09 carats of diamonds set in 18k rose gold from the L’Heure Du Diamant Collection.


High-jewellery pair of earrings in white gold set with 10 diamonds (16.58-carat pear brilliant) and two diamonds (3.66-carat marquise cut) 


High-jewellery ring in white gold set with one coloured diamond (4.94-carat heart modified brilliant (fancy vivid yellow-orange)) and 537 diamonds (3.14 carats)


High-jewellery ring in white gold set with one diamond (2.88-carat marquise brilliant) and 188 diamonds (1.52 carats)​

Black-and-white simplicity
Looking for a timepiece that gives you design and functionality? Take a close look at the Senator Chronograph Panorama Date by Glashütte. This watch exudes class — the black hour, minute and stop seconds hands, indexes and Roman numerals at six and 12 o’clock are set on a white dial. Also on the dial are three chronograph counters, including the integrated power reserve indicator, and the iconic Glashütte Original Panorama Date. The watch runs on the 37-01 manufactory movement with flyback mechanism and 12-hour chronograph and has a power reserve of up to 70 hours.

Mind and body connection
Aman, known for its intimate retreats around the world, is celebrating its 30th anniversary with the launch of Aman Skincare. The collection, comprising hydrating face creams and serums, face masks, body oils and more, contains natural ingredients harvested in the various Aman destinations around the world.

Just as the Aman resorts provide each guest with a mind and body connection, the Aman Skincare range is aimed at doing the same. Each product is made to meet a specific need, for example, Grounding alleviates stress and anxiety; Purifying is meant to uplift and invigorate; and Nourishing is intended to heal the skin. Available at all Aman resorts.

Cleansing Rituals
Huxley is the latest skincare brand from Korea to find its way to our shores. The products it carries include Cleansing Oil: Deep Clean, Deep Moist and Cleansing Foam: Deep Clean, Deep Moist. The star product is the Cleansing Oil, which contains natural ingredients such as the moisture-binding prickly pear cactus from the Sahara Desert. For more information, log on to huxley.sg.

New in town
Singapore welcomes Pinko, an Italian independent fashion brand that was founded in the early 1990s. Pinko is designed for women who possess a strong personality and are passionate about fashion. Check out the collection at 03-21 ION Orchard.

For charity
Know someone suffering from Alzheimer’s? Then you will understand the plight of these patients. You can help by gathering some friends to attend the “Love for All Seasons” concert by Angela Saik, Robert Wesley Seng and Donnie Chan. They will perform yesteryear evergreens in Mandarin, Cantonese and English.

Proceeds from the concert will go towards the Alzheimer’s Disease Association, which was formed in 1990. The aim of ADA is to raise awareness of the disease and help those afflicted to be integrated into and accepted by the community. 

Date/time: Thursday, Oct 25 (7.30pm to 9.30pm)
Venue: The Esplanade Singapore — Theatres on the Bay, Recital Studio (Level 2)
Concert ticket: Donate $50 to ADA and receive a concert ticket (free seating)