Who Runs the World: Sarah Easton

2,342km, 12 countries, 3 pairs of ruined trainers and 1 very determined woman. From being chased by Yangon’s street dogs to running on the...

Shartra: The Nature of Fashion

From winning two TV talent shows to being inspired by the lotus weavers of Inle Lake, Shartra’s rise from unknown dreamer to innovative fashion...

The Myanmar International Fashion Week Takes the Stage

On December 7th, 8th and 9th Yangon will have its 7th Myanmar International Fashion Week. The biggest fashion show in Myanmar is organized by...

The First Makers Market

On December 2nd the inaugural First Makers Market will take place in Karaweik Gardens. Welcoming a wide range of locally crafted goods from artisans...

6 of the Best Rooftop Bars in Yangon

The Penthouse Located on 8th floor of Park Side One building in Sanchaung, The Penthouse is another well-known spot to view the city. With its...

Homegrown heroes

One of the biggest challenges facing shoppers in Yangon hoping to buy authentic locally designed clothes is that there are few places where homegrown...

Christina Kyi: Behind the scenes

Christina Kyi’s rise from unknown filmmaker to household name was a slow burning fuse – but one that eventually detonated a fireworks display. Rumours...

Portraits of Shan State

The Ann people are shy, reclusive and happily nestled atop a low-lying escarpment near Keng Tung township. Historically they are tribal hunters and their...

SEEDS: More than a Restaurant

When we were creating the concept of SEEDS we were still working at the five-star Banjaran Hotspring Retreat in Ipoh, a magical place nestled...

Rangoon Rhythm: DJ Yu KT

Yu Kyaw Tin, 35, has become a favorite on Yangon’s electronic music circuit, showcasing her techno, deep house and tech house mixes at the...
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