8.31.2012

milk on the rocks NYC : Singapore Debut and Giveaway!




Rapper Lou
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Remember our earlier post about the milk on the rocks NYC in Singapore?
We are pleased to inform you that the brand will be officially debuting in Singapore in the not too distant future. We have been approached by milk on the rocks as their 'unoffical models'. Seeing how their brands suit our wacky image, we immediately agreed to model for these edgy yet effortlessly cool clothes for kids.


Before we start our mini fashion spread, here is an intro to milk on the rocks

milk on the rocks NYC
Debuting the collection in spring 2006, milk on the rocks NYC takes inspiration from edgy adult fashion and deliver it in the form of eclectic mix of screen prints, appliques and embroideries for clothes for kids. In their own words, expect a intermix of creative edgy influences and unique surprising colours. milk on the rocks NYC provides outfits for both boy and girls.

The first boutique was opened in December 2005 situated in the heart of St Germain de Pres in Paris.
Meet the full team of designers at milk on the rocks NYC homepage.

Here is a sneak peek into the collection for this season!

Outfit 1 : Dino ala Rapper

The 'NEW' Eminem
Louis models in
  • Dino's Home Brazil Long Sleeve Shirt
  • Jack-P Hooded Jacket - Twilight
  • Pete-C Check Pants
Checkmate
The Wacky's verdict : Love the Funky Green shirt. The unique checked pants are a must have for the fashionista.

Outfit 2 : DJ Dino in the house
Dj Dino in the house
The Wacky Duo had the privilege of meeting Veronique Masselin who is in charge of illustrate graphics and colour for milk on the rocks NYC. She has an impressive credential, having worked for Rochas, Lancel, Dunhill, Chloe and many others as a textile designer. She had personally picked this Fall Winter collection to be debut in Singapore.

The stars of each season's collection are the Dinos.

Charles' DJ Dino and Louis' Dino's Home Brazil tops are classical milk on the rocks take on Dinos this season.

Hip Hop is my game
Charles models in

  • DJ Dino Storm Long sleeve Shirt
  • Jack P Hooded Jacket Caramel
  • Presley FT Pants Twilight
Peace out!
The Wacky's verdict : The Caramel jacket rocks! For a classic milk on the rocks NYC print, DJ Dino T would be an obvious keeper.


The Wacky Duo in milk on the rocks
The Wacky Duo took to the streets of Haji Lane for a photo shoot. The location was chosen as it matches the urban street wear image that milk on the rocks NYC projects.

The fall-winter range would be a little warm for Singapore weather, but if you are looking for long sleeve Tshirts for that air conditioned weekend classes and outings, these featured range will make one stand out in the crowd. For the upcoming Nov / Dec holidays, if you are heading towards a colder climate, do consider the wide range of jackets and pants available form milk on the rocks NYC.

Fear no one as long as we are one
Outfit 3 : Checkmate Monkey!
Checkmate 2
In addition to these funky outfits, milk on the rocks carry a range of unusual mix of toys, accessories and furniture that blends with the collection charm. You can view some of these accessories at our previous post.

Don't mess with the Super Monkey
Louis models in
  • Super Monkey Storm long Sleeve T Shirt
  • Jack C Hooded Jacket Check
  • Pete-V Pant Twilight
Everyone say 'Ah!'
The Wacky's Verdict : Love the twilight Pete-V pants, great rugged pants for the active boy. The Super Monkey T fits the cheeky monkey perfectly!

Outfit 4 : Rock and Roll Biker Boy
Biker Boy Gang Sign
The fall-winter collection comprises of a full suite of coordinates from tops, bottoms and jackets.
Mix and match to create the desired street look for the kids. The collection is available for both boys and girls

You can catch the whole fall-winter collection at forum at these dates
4th Sep to 10th Sep : Forum
1st Oct to 10th Oct : Forum

Good news for fans of milk on the rocks, there will be a 15% discount during the roadshow at the forum. Catch it before it is too late.

Rebel with a cause
Charles models in
  • Racers Brazil
  • Bowie FT Biker Jacket
  • Presley F Pants Storm
It's a wrap!
The Wacky's Verdict : No one is too young to be a biker kid. Bowie Biker Jacket will make you look like James Dean. Time to rock and roll!

If you are a fan of streetwear high fashion for kids, you might be please to know that milks on the rocks will be permanently housed at NotTooBig multi brand store at Forum Level 3.
There will be a selection of Sons + daughters eyewear avaliable as well

The Original Store in Paris
A closer look at the individual pieces of the Collection we modelled. Note that this is only a small part of milk on the rocks NYC range. View the full range at the roadshow (details above)

Update : Nov 7th
Milk on the Rocks is now available at  Not Too Big located at Forum the Shopping Mall Level 2
milk on the rocks nyc collection
Wacky Giveaway time!
(Giveaway is closed)


The Wacky Duo has 1 exclusive DJ Dino Shirt (Retails  $79) to giveaway to 1 lucky reader

It takes 2 simple steps to qualify for the giveaway.
  1. Like our Facebook Fanpage ( click like at the facebook fanpage).
  2. Tell us why you like the collection with a comment here or at the facebook post of this review (do leave your Facebook name if you leave a comment here)
ALL 2 steps must be done to qualify.
Contest close September 14th. Winner to be annouced on the blog and facebook

Do note the following
  • DJ Dino T shirt is in size 6 ( for ages 4 to 6)
  • Contest only open to those with a Singapore registered address for delivery
  • Only the above shown shirt avaliable. No exchange of prints or sizes. Prize as it is.
Location : Haji Lane Singapore
The Photo Spread is shot on location at Haji Lane Singapore.
All photographs are taken by Daddy M. All rights reserved.
No reproduction allowed unless approved by The Wacky Duo.

More photos at The Wacky Duo facebook page

Disclaimer : The Wacky Duo were loan 2 sets of outfits each for this photo spread. In addition, we had received a fabulous top each (to be featured in the future). No monetary rewards were given and all opinions are of our own.




1 comment:

  1. It is an uphill task to find natural & simple design for boy's outfit. Most of the outfits in the market are too complicated. I love milk on the rocks design because it brings out children,s childhood innocence.

    Koh Jess

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