This week, the 2018 FIFA World Cup has been full of life as it finally reached the much-anticipated quarter-finals. Round 16 of the global sporting affair saw nail-biting (and sometimes, heartbreaking) games that sent major teams like Argentina, Japan and Spain home. We don’t know which country is going to bring the cup back, but we’ve got bets that this World Cup is going to be one to remember.

In other news, read on for the best stories of the week from Lifestyle Asia Singapore.

Dining

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Justin Quek’s spin on har gow at Chinoiserie.

Seven new restaurants, such as Justin Quek’s Chinoiserie and vegetarian Ganglamedo, have just opened in the city, and these are so worth bringing your wallets and empty stomachs to this July.

Style

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Hedi Slimane turned 50 this week.

Earlier this year, French fashion designer Hedi Slimane was named as successor to the creative throne at Céline. In honour of his recent birthday, read all about the 50-year-old’s career in fashion here.

Travel

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The Hyatt Regency announced that three new hotels will open by end of 2018 in Bali, Okinawa, and Bangkok.

Motors

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With the World Cup coming to its anticipated quarter-finals, we look through some of the world’s football stars and their extravagant private jets.

#lifestyleasiasg’s Instagram of the Week

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Neck wallets are the new fanny packs, as seen on the Spring 2019 runways of @fendi, @louisvuitton and @maisonvalentino.

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Adrian Han
SG Visual Support