Truefitt & Hill, Pandora, and Aloft Live


I was privileged to be one of the few males invited to the exclusive “Cut and Shave” experience in collaboration with Maxman TV at Truefitt & Hill, Starhill Gallery on 8 November 2013.

Max Man TV is a free and 100% Legal digital entertainment platform with a channel catering to the Manly Man featuring programmes that are full of action, drama, competitive contact sports, fast cars, sexy babes, killer tunes, fighting, awesome weaponry, and more great manly stuff.

When it comes to grooming, you can’t get more manly than to go to the premier men’s grooming experts in town – Truefitt & Hill which originates from England. Truefitt & Hill, is certified by the Guinness Book of World Records the oldest barbershop in the world, and is also recognised as the finest gentlemen’s hairdresser and perfumer in London. The Kuala Lumpur outlet is the first in South East Asia and provides only the finest in grooming products and services.



The outlet in Starhill Gallery is located close to the corridor to the JW Marriot but can be a little hard to find so do ask the info counter.


A wide array of products for real gentleman to look and feel his very best are available for purchase.




The main service area. There are also two private rooms where members of the Malaysian and foreign royal families have had their services.


TV personality and socialite Raj Aria enjoying his shave


Pampering for men!


I got myself a “Royal Haircut” which is worth RM95.00





—Max Man pays to license the rights to show the videos — making it free for you to watch and you can watch as many times as you want, where and when you want it.

You only need your existing PC, MAC and mobile device (iPads, iPods, Android devices) to watch video with NO software download required – just go to the website on your computer to watch the videos which are in HD!

Where can you watch Max Man TV?

  • Computers: Available on any PC or MAC via
  • Multi-devices, download the Max Man TV app coming soon for: iOs devices: iPads, iPods, iPhones, Tablets, and Androids
  • Connected TVs: Samsung Smart TVs, and more coming soon.

More info on Max Man TV at


More info Truefitt & Hill at

Truefitt & Hill is located at:

Truefitt & Hill, Bangsar Shopping Centre

Lot S135, 2nd Floor, Bangsar Shopping Centre

285 Jalan Maarof, Bangsar

59000 Kuala Lumpur

Tel: 603-2011 4321


Truefitt & Hill, Majestic Hotel

Lower Ground, The Smoke House

5 Jalan Sultan Hishamuddin

Tel: 603-2785 8000


Truefitt & Hill, Starhill Gallery

UG23 Stahill Gallery (JW Marriott Entrance)

183 Jalan Bukit Bintang

55100 Kuala Lumpur

Tel: 603-2141 0351


Truefitt & Hill Grand Hyatt, Kuala Lumpur

Lot G-01- & G-02, Ground Floor, Menara Darussalam

50450 Kuala Lumpur

Tel: 603-2181 4423


And here’s a video from Maxman TV that caught my attention (yes if you didn’t know I did work for FHM Malaysia a couple of years ago).



Pandora’s Christmas Collection 2013 Preview



After the haircut at Truefitt & Hill, I headed next door to the Westin for Pandora’s Christmas collection 2013 preview. The new collection was launched by Dato’ Meer Sadik Habib, Chairman of Pandora Malaysia and Datin Zarida Noordin, Managing Director of Pandora Malaysia, and marked the brand’s 3rd year anniversary of its existence in Malaysia.

With the theme “Sparkling Christmas’, the new season collection is a celebration of the beauty of the winter featuring lustrous gold and shining sterling silver embellished with sparkling pave set stones, and the beauty of ice crystal and snowflakes are immortalised in earrings, pendant and charms, embellished with 61 sparkling pave set cubic zirconia. Sparkling pave set stones in dramatic colours add a dose of glamour to the party season, and traditional yuletide symbols – striped candy canes, Christmas bells and woollen mitten charms – are suitable additions to the new collection.

Pandora expanded its collection of pave charms following last season’s launch of earring barrels, which allow you to wear your favourite pave set cubic zirconia on sterling silver or 14k gold bracelet charms as earrings.

Crafted from sterling silver, dramatic purple cubic zirconia stones are pave set by hand to exacting standards on charms, rings and earrings. Symbolising a flower on the verge of bloom, the elegant cocktail ring’s stunning pod-like centrepiece features 37 glittering purple stones, A ring of undulating waves of sterling silver is embellishes with 8 clusters of 8 pave set purple cubic zirconia. Elegant pave stud earrings hold 14 pave stones and s stunning silver is decorated with 94 sparkling stones.

The new season sterling silver rings feature pave set clusters of either purple cubic zirconia or black crystal stones. The pod-like centrepiece of each ring embellished with 37 glittering hand set stones. Pandora’s new season pave jewellery is also offered in dramatic black.

The collection starts from RM100.00 onwards with 50 new collections to choose from available from 4th November 2013 onwards. There’s also a special promotion where you can get a free limited edition of Pandora white porcelain Santa Claus with gold painting when you spend RM599.00 and above from 12 November till 31 December 2013.



The event was hosted by the delicious Nadia Heng


Local celebrities Sazzy Falak, Tasha Sheila, Lynn Lim and Nadia Heng showcased the new collection while local designer Aniq Safuan Professional Creation provided the evening wear collection worn by the celebrities.


Popular model Ancy Look

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Lynn Lim was one of the celebrities showcasing the latest collection



PANDORA boutiques are located at Bangsar Village II, Empire Shopping Gallery, Subang, 1 Mont’ Kiara, Mid Valley Megamall, Tropicana City Mall, Gurney Plaza, Penang, Setia City Mall, Shah Alam, the Paradigm Mall, Kelana Jaya, Alamanda Putrajaya, Kuala Lumpur International Airport, and boutique kiosks at Pavilion Kuala Lumpur, Suria KLCC, Tangs 1 Utama, and Pandora jewellery counters at the Ampang Point Habib showroom.

PANDORA’s East Malaysia boutiques are located at the Spring Shopping Center, Sarawak and Suria Sabah.

More info at




“Live at Aloft Hotels” in Collaboration with MTV Asia


After the Pandora fashion show it was over to Aloft KL Sentral for the “Live at Aloft Hotels” launch in collaboration with MTV Asia. The event featured the launch of the online platform – which helps to promote local up-and-coming music talents who will perform at the “Live at Aloft Hotels” showcases at Aloft Hotels’ W XYZ Bars across Malaysia, China, India, and Thailand.

Besides providing live entertainment for millenial travelers in the hotel, the platform allows users to connect with like-minded individuals in a fun-loving music space, discover local music and talents through write-ups about the events as well as select performers’ interviews. The site will also feature a image and video gallery of past event, bios of artistes, an events calendar, and a platform for travelers to share their videos, and interact via social media.



Female duo “The Light Fantastic” gave a good performance singing covers of many hits


MTV VJ Hanli (L) with MHB’s Kelly Siew (R)


I think MTV VJ Hanli has a lovely smile!


More info at


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