Savina Chai

@savinachaiyj

THE CLUB HOTEL

Posted on: Monday, September 5, 2016

Nestled away in the heart of Chinatown, The Club at Ann Siang, is a boutique hotel in a 1900's heritage building. The hotel's interior decor takes a juxtapositional twist on modern yet vintage antiques with contemporary accents. What I loved most was its spacious bathroom, featuring a luxe bathtub, a s...

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#DreamWithDell

Posted on: Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Being a millennial, I saw through life without technology until one day thinking that without technology, everyday life would seem like an impossibility. Over the last decade, the introduction of the digital age forms a new enlightenment of all sorts. The peak of social media encourages the consumption of unfiltered content to all eyes, aggressively an...

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A DAY IN THE LIFE OF SAVINA #DREAMwithDELL

Posted on: Sunday, July 3, 2016

Millennials are at the heart of the digital age; we are constantly thinking, engaging and interacting through new technology. That is something that powers my work on a daily basis. My job revolves around tech gadgets, from blogging, Instagramming andmanaging Eight Slate. We focus heavily into creating good...

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FOLLOW ME TO SYDNEY (Best places to eat, shop and see)

Posted on: Sunday, June 19, 2016

Checking off one of my travel destination this year was Sydney. A vacation is also the only way that I resort to, to force myself to take a break from 24/7 work days. This time around in Sydney, it was Winter, a perfect getaway from the intense heatwave here. What I loved about Sydney was its rustic vintage charm, a sweet contrast to its busy stre...

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Where beauty beats

Posted on: Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Sephora Beauty Box featuring beauty favourites  SEPHORA.SG is now in live! It's a little known secret that I'm a huge beauty junkie since I'm always writing and featuring fashion content on my social pages. I've fondled my way from my pre-teens learning and fumbling about with makeup application techniques (note; this is pre-Youtube days — beauty vloggers were non-exis...

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Your skin, the ultimate fashion statement

Posted on: Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Taking care of your skin is something I truly believe in. Something my mother has enforced over the years, which I'm so thankful for, is that the skin starts to show signs of ageing after 25. It is not just facial skin but body skin too. To look good in anything, it’s not always about having the biggest wardrobe or the most expensive fashion pieces. It’s you...

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TRAVEL WITH ME TO BANGKOK

Posted on: Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Chatrium Residences booked via Roomorama Over the new years, I took a 3 day break; my onl...

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FALL'S ESSENTIALS WITH COCOMI

Posted on: Friday, November 6, 2015

1. Michael Kors Watch  2. Raybans Round Fleck Sunglasses  3. D&G BraceletFall's my favourite season of the year, not just for warm fuzzy knits thatgoes about in boutiques each year but for the need to accessorize with a festive spirit. I'm a huge fan of accessories; owning a beautiful collection of vintage and chunky piecesthat you'll never see me out without. Gold statement pie...

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BALINESE DREAMING WITH ROOMORAMA

Posted on: Sunday, November 1, 2015

 For Eight Slate's latest October campaign and film, I've teamed up withRoomorama to shoot at one of their beautiful rented properties. When scouting for locations to shoot the latest campaign, I fell in lovewith this beautiful Balinese styled sanctuary listing immediately.It is really tough location hunting to make each month's campaign fresh and exciting,so finding this perfect villa e...

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YOU ONLY YOU: ERNO LAZLO

Posted on: Sunday, October 18, 2015

Erno Laszlo's signature black boxI've always been familiar with skincare growing up, having been introduced to having a skincare regime since 13 from my mother. A firm believer that beauty starts from the skin,and makeup is just an additional layer, it is vital to take care of the skin inside out.The key to optimizing its beauty will not be found through makeup but through a good skin-cleansi...

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The Omega Experience

Posted on: Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Omega boutique at Marina Bay SansA timepiece is one of the most treasured investments around, which regardless of gender, is timelessand expresses a personal story through the design and background of the piece. Undoubtedly one ofthe most iconic luxury watches around, Omega has seen through some of their signaturestyles like the Seamaster on celebrities like Elvis Presley and Nicole Kidman. T...

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JETTING OFF..

Posted on: Thursday, September 24, 2015

Weekends should look a bit more like that..Hanging it there a little bit more, to tied through this really tough month of September.Sending to you girls love & light x

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#NZFW — Day 1 Visuals

Posted on: Saturday, August 29, 2015

Day 1 — #NZFWWearing Mango coat, Ruby oxford shirt, Third Form bralet,R.Shemite denim skirt. Backstage at Third Form's show.On route,  showroom and studio meetings.In between cafe sneaks + Stolen Girlfriend Club's 10th anniversary show..I'll be back, Auckland x

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PARADISE CITY

Posted on: Monday, August 17, 2015

Leather Jacket; VintageGuns & Roses Tee; Vintage, ebaySkirt; Lynix Circle Skirt, Eight SlateBoots; SensoChanneling grunge rebel in today's get-up... Revisiting myold collection of vintage band tees again these couple of months.Layering these vintage babies over a bandana shirt and a crisp cotton skirt.x

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HOW BIG, HOW BLUE, HOW BEAUTIFUL

Posted on: Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Midweek tunes include jamming in the officeto Florence + the Machine's latest album.. And lots of abusing these goldadornments over and over again. 

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PLEATS PLEASE

Posted on: Monday, July 27, 2015

Top to Toe, Eight SlateBag, GivenchySunglasses, Nick CampbellSorry for the lack of updates.. Going through one of the worst tough hurdlesin my personal life. Eight Slate hits our first year today, I've never been more proud yet afraid of this life projectthat I have created for myself. It has become everything I am and will be.As great as it looks on the surface, what owning and directing a b...

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TO BALI, WITH LOVE

Posted on: Wednesday, July 8, 2015

See you and your sunsets from the heavens next year.Till then, Bali... I don't know to love or hatewhat you leave me with. Maybe we just aren't meant to be. 

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40 Day Dream

Posted on: Monday, July 6, 2015

Photography: Herman RahmanFashion & Story: Savina ChaiThe thing about adulthood is that it never really prepares you for heartbreak,death and the pain of losing people you love. There's a certainkind of sadness to people addicted to pain, don't play with fire they said..40 day dream is a little story about everyone's little lost love,always longing, never whole. Enjoy xwww.eightslate.co

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YACHT-STATION WITH ROOMORAMA

Posted on: Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Over the weekend, I had the luxury of taking the time for a mini staycation on a yachtwith Roomorama. Roomorama is a cool vacation rental platform where you can find affordable vacation rentals for quick stays all around the world including yacht rentals. Think a one night stay sleeping on a rocking, surrounded with calm waters, amidst the cool quiet breeze of Sentosa Cove.  Th...

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Posted on: Friday, June 19, 2015

Art Direction — Jasper / www.vadbibes.orgFashion — Yours Truly..Over the past month, Jasper of Vadbibes and I collaboratedon a special fashion film project for Eight Slate. Using a traditionalold method of film making to take a moving image out of context and translating thatinto a short film. We hope you enjoy it as much as we did filming it.. x

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