06 Jul '14, 2am

(Karen Cheng) A Lesson on Gift Giving @karencheng #perthfashion #perth

(Karen Cheng) A Lesson on Gift Giving @karencheng #perthfashion #perth

My children asked me what I wanted for my birthday this month. In the past, I’ve just said stuff along the lines of, “Aww, I’ll love anything you give me. Just put some thought into it!” So I would get handmade cards, lop sided cakes, popstick craft, pasta necklaces, and bunches of hand-picked mangled flowers/weeds from the garden. Oh how I loved all those innocent, unconditional, adorable, sweet and simple acts of kindness! But now that my two big boys are a bit older (age 11 and 9), their own ideas about what constitutes a good gift has evolved. They themselves would rather receive money, itunes gift cards, books, computer games, digital devices and gadget paraphernalia. Extremely efficient and practical gifts, but not very thoughtful. Even they would agree to that. So as the only female in the house, I feel it’s my duty to push the whole idea of being thoughtful, creati...

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(Karen Cheng) Running With My Boys @karencheng #perthfashion #perth

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karencheng.com.au 09 Jul '14, 3pm

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(Karen Cheng) Master Presents and Masterchefs @karencheng #perthfashion #perth

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karencheng.com.au 07 Jul '14, 3pm

It was my birthday on the weekend and… Here are the presents my boys gave me! In my last post , I mentioned that I was tra...

(Karen Cheng) New Shelves and Old School National Geographic @karencheng #perthfashion #perth

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karencheng.com.au 04 Jul '14, 2am

Things have been go go GO over here in my house. We’ve embarked on a few outstanding projects, minor renovations and epic ...

(Karen Cheng) What I Wore: Rose and Lace @karencheng #perthfashion #perth

(Karen Cheng) What I Wore: Rose and Lace @karen...

karencheng.com.au 09 Jul '14, 12pm

For my birthday, I splurged a little and bought myself a very cute + cool, Alexander Wang Marion cross body bag. I’ve been...

(Karen Cheng) What I Wore: Pillowcase Chic @karencheng #perthfashion #perth

(Karen Cheng) What I Wore: Pillowcase Chic @kar...

karencheng.com.au 03 Jul '14, 1am

I don’t like to wear shapeless clothes. It makes me feel short, it makes my legs look short (my legs ARE short), and I jus...

Gumtree’s The Giving Tree project

Gumtree’s The Giving Tree project

blog.dk.sg 04 Jul '14, 3am

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[Photo Gallery] #Singapore #Dentsu Aegis Network employees give 'gift of art' via @CampaignAsia

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campaignasia.com 07 Jul '14, 6am

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(Karen Cheng) The Everyday Boot @karencheng #perthfashion #perth

(Karen Cheng) The Everyday Boot @karencheng #pe...

karencheng.com.au 30 Jun '14, 4am

I’ve been looking for a pair of simple black boots with a bit of heel . Not a stiletto heel, not a wedge heel, not a platf...