HKSS: Day 2 (Part 1)

September 13th, 2011 · No Comments

(If you haven’t read HKSS: Day 1, click HERE)
Rise and shine!!!
Early in the morning and we’ve all gotten up excited for the day of the competition!!!
Even as just the blogger i was super hyped up for it lol!!!!
Had our breakfast at Cafe Marco in Marco Polo Hong Kong Hotel! ^^

Check out the participants at breakfast as well :)

SO MUCH FOOOOOD :D

I took some yummy fried rice

Oatmeal Porridge with you tiao

Scrambled eggs and bacon strips

Portugese egg tarts, quiche and some nutella spread to eat ahahah
ALL of these food were for me!
Likewise, I texted Celeste for them to have a super good breakfast so that they didn’t have to waste much time eating later on during the competition’s allocated shopping time ^^

After breakfast while waiting for Celeste and Nicole to reach the lobby I went to the pretty toilet and couldn’t resist taking some pictures ahahah
MARCO POLO HONG KONG HOTEL’S TOILETS ALL SUPER NICE!

My run-able outfit just in case Celeste and Nicole are going to run or walk a lot during their shopping spree for the competition and I need to catch up!!! :p

EVEN THE WALKWAY BFORE THE TOILET IS SO PRETTY! :D

Yay!!!!
Celeste and Nicole has reached the hotel lobby with their personalized HKSS cropped tees!
It was originally a plain teeshirt. But with Celeste’s creativity, the entire outfit spiced up a lot more! :)

Preparing to head off to Harbour City, where the competition will be held!
Early morning and our Singapore team is all-ready for the cameras!!!! ^^

Check out the stage and all these huge equipments!

Weiding, Hong Kong Vivien and Singapore Vivien! :p

Singapore Vivien, me and Weiding! :)

GUESS WHAT’S IN THESE BAGS??? ^^

2 more minutes before the emcee starts! :)

Lights! Camera! Action!

Everyone’s really excited as the emcee states the rules of the competition again!
Each team is given 8 hours to shop around for outfits according to their Fashion Themes (picked at random) using their 20,000HKD in VISA credit! :)
They will start at 12pm and will then have to assemble back in Marco Polo Hotel’s Jade Room by 8pm!
Points will be deducted for teams that are late.

Hidden behind these mirrors are actually FASHION THEMES for the teams to draw randomly! :)
AND GUESS WHAT????
OUR WISH CAME TRUE!!!!
THE SINGAPORE TEAM PICKED “HAVING A GREAT NIGHT OUT”, NICOLE & CELESTE’S SPECIALTY!!!

After drawing their lots, the teams make their way to queue for their bags with all the essentials in them!

Each bag contains:
1 visa credit card with spending credit of HK$20,000
Cash allowance of HK$600 (can be used for transport and lunch during the contest)
2 octopus cards with cash value of HK$100 each
2 maps
Miscellaneous: bottled water, sweets, raincoat, mini fan.
Nicole and Celeste beginning their discussion to plan their shopping route around Hong Kong!
So much shopping, so little time! So plans must be made carefully! ^^

Having a quick interview by the Omy.sg crew!

Can tell that the emcee’s really excited about this competition too!! ^^

The girls showing the camera what’s inside the bag!

WOOHOO VISA CREDIT CARD!!! :)

Nicole: Ehhhh! Where’s the 600HKD that’s suppose to be in the bag????

Celeste: Let me find!!! Omg they cheat our money ah???

*panic*

Nicole: ehehe oops there it is! ^^
HAHAHA BOTH OF THEM ARE SO CUTE :P
This is why we Singaporeans never lose out, cause we always make sure we don’t!!!! :)

Then it’s down to serious discussions about their outfits and shopping plan!

*scribble scribble*

SOME AWESOME IDEAS HAPPENING HERE~~~ :D

Jiejie & meimei! :p
i swear they’re so cute man this pair of sisters!!!

Let’s welcome all the participants to come up onto the stage…

And let the competition begin!!!!
May the best team win!

IF I’VE MISSED OUT ON SOME IMPORTANT PICTURES, IT’S BECAUSE I WAS TAKING A VIDEO!
AND YESSSSS
I HAVE A VIDEO OF THE COMPETITION COMING UP NEXT!!! ^^
Want to know what the team was planning?
Want to know which awesome places they went to shop at?
Want to know if the Singapore team maxed out the 20,000HKD?
Want to see their outfit??????? :D
And will Nicole & Celeste make Singapore proud with the grand prize of 200,000HKD (30,000USD) and emerge as Champions???
Watch this space for more updates on the 2011 VISA go. Hong Kong Super Shopper contest!!!

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