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Actress Lynn Chen’s Advice on Getting Thicker (Dumpling) Skin

September 7 • by Tiffany Ayuda

The first time I heard of Lynn Chen was when I saw her playing the role of darling Ramona in the 2009 film “White on Rice.” She was such a natural on screen—a testament to the talent of the many underrated Asian American actors out there. But it wasn’t until I researched more about her…


Olivia Munn to Star in Soderbergh’s Next Film

September 6 • by Tiffany Ayuda

We all know Olivia Munn to be one of the guys. From her current gig at “The Daily Show” and her hosting job at “Attack of the Show!” to her appearances at Comic Con, the girl’s got geek cred and has become the object of desire for all gaming nerds and sports-obsessed men. And even…


Beauty Tip of the Week: How to Play Up Your Looks With Nerdy Glasses

• by Tiffany Ayuda

Who says smart girls can’t also be sexy? Ever since Tina Fey made wearing glasses a fashion trend, everybody—whether they need them or not—wants to rock the four-eyed look. Glasses can complement your outfit and make you look more sophisticated, polished, and elegant. Here are some ways you can help highlight some of your best…

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Want It, Need It: DANNIJO Zander Necklace

September 2 • by Jennifer Kung

What: DANNIJO Zander necklace Where to buy: DANNIJO

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Street Style: So Long, Summer

September 1 • by Mochi Magazine

Our editors in New York City are hitting the streets for some style inspiration. Check in with us every week to see the top looks we capture while out and about. Name: Musee Wu Spotted: Union Square, NYC Hometown: Taipei, Taiwan


Alexander Wang Collaborates With Sally Hansen to Launch Nail Color Collection

August 30 • by Tiffany Ayuda

As September Fashion Week quickly approaches, we keep getting news of fashion designers breaking out into the world of beauty. Charlotte Ronson recently launched her own makeup line at Sephora. Now, Alexander Wang takes a dip into beauty by monopolizing the best fashion accessory ever: nails. Like fashion designers Prabal Gurung and Tracy Reese, Wang…


Concept Korea Returns to NY Fashion Week to Showcase Leading Korean Designers

• by Jennifer Kung

With the growing popularity of fashion design among Asian youth and the notable rise of Asian American designers (Alexander Wang, Prabal Gurung, Phillip Lim, Richard Chai) in the fashion industry, it’s encouraging to hear about initiatives like Concept Korea, a program backed by the South Korean government to nurture their nation’s leading designers and promote…


A New Lily for ‘Modern Family’

August 28 • by Jennifer Yamada

Kids grow up pretty quickly, and in the TV world, that process is very fast. Case in point—after a month of searching, the producers of ABC’s “Modern Family” found a replacement Lily, the adopted Vietnamese daughter of Mitchell and Cameron: Aubrey Anderson-Emmons, 4, daughter of Korean American comedian Amy Anderson. Aubrey will make her debut on…

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Street Style: Downtown Taipei

August 25 • by Mochi Magazine

Our photo editor and photographer for our Street Style series, Mandy, is currently in Taiwan, with her camera in hand, and shows us what Taiwan style is all about. Name: Vivian Yeh Spotted: Downtown Taipei (Dong Qu) Hometown: Changhua, Taiwan


OMG: Brenda Song, Pregnant with Miley Cyrus' Brother's Baby

August 24 • by Malia Griggs

WOW, news flash of the century (or week)—Brenda Song is pregnant with Miley Cyrus’ brother, Trace’s, baby.