Top stories: Everyone wants this bag

What else you missed: Emma Watson is our May cover star, Aaron Kwok is married and drama peaks at Asia's Next Top Model

By Lydia Chan | Published: 22 Apr 2017

Top stories 21Apr17
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This weekend, you might want to pop into Ikea as luxury fashion brand, Balenciaga designed a bag that looks very familiar. We also came up with what we think will be Balenciaga's next it bag.

For the first time, we have Emma Watson on the cover of ELLE Malaysia! The Beauty and the Beast star looks amazing on our May issue, out in digital edition now.

Congratulations are in store for Hong Kong singer Aaron Kwok, who tied the knot with model Moka Fang. Speaking of weddings, we've some ideas for you – from unique wedding cakes and wedding invitation ideas to edgy trousers (in place of traditional wedding gowns) for brides.

In Hollywood news, Harry Styles performed his new single live and also gave a very interesting interview to Rolling Stone (he mentions Taylor Swift!). Somebody else who's telling all: Caitlyn Jenner spoke about how she felt about sex with ex-wife Kris Jenner, from back when Caitlyn was Bruce. From one Jenner to another, Kendall Jenner is one of our favourite stylish celebs of the week.

On the other side of the pond, the British royals have been working hard to abolish the stigma surrounding mental health illness. Prince Harry revealed that he sought counselling to deal with the grief of losing his mother while sister-in-law, Duchess Kate talked about the struggles of motherhood.

This 3-day weekend means it's no better time to indulge in self-care; actress Sarah Lian and TV host Cheryl Samad have some tips for you. If reality television is your guilty pleasure, read our recap of the latest episode of Asia's Next Top Model. Alternatively, if you need a good cry, catch the anime, A Silent Voice in cinemas now; here's why we loved it. It's always good to also treat yourself to a little shopping – we suggest Khoon Hooi's new Raya collection, the latest Dior J'adore In Joy perfume, some ruffled tops or these beautiful red lipsticks that don't break bank. Since we're on the topic of appreciating yourself, here are five badass women for you to be inspired by.

If the wanderlust bug bites you, listen to it and jet off to Bangkok to have all your favourite street food before it's too late; the Thai capital has implemented a ban on street food stalls.

Have a good long weekend!


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