Candy Colours!

August 5, 2010

I couldn’t resist this adorable lunch box when I was at Kinokuniya a while back. I’m most assuredly not a fan of Hello Kitty but the medley of soothing yet cheery colours made me smile, not to mention the sweet treats pictured on the cover of the box!

Confectionery seemed to be the theme of the day, as I came across these cute chocolate treats from Kabaya. My younger son loves these. I don’t often see them, so I grabbed a box.

To round off the colourful confectionery day, I chanced upon Sticky at Central. I was quite mesmerised by the candy makers’ fluid movements and their rhythmic stretching of the metallic candy strips.

The blue-green hue of the crystalline candy rods above looked like it would make a gorgeous eyeshadow colour. ;)

I eventually left the establishment with a bag of shiny rainbow rock candy for my hubby and my elder son. Sweet treats for everyone!

♫…I can sing a rainbow…♫

Posted in: colours | cute!

10 Responses to Candy Colours!

  1. August 5, 2010 at 1:09 pm

    woo, i didn’t know that you’re a mummy too :)
    buying for the family is always pleasurable & less guilt involved :)

    • makeupmag
      August 5, 2010 at 7:46 pm

      Hi Hazel,

      That’s a great reason for shopping! ;)

  2. August 5, 2010 at 1:45 pm

    Woow… Soo many sweets!!! I love the ice cream candies the most!!! I wish I could taste them….. :))

    Much love,
    enchi :3

    • makeupmag
      August 11, 2010 at 2:01 am

      Hi Enchi!

      You might be able to find them at an Asian mart or Japanese food store. Good luck! :)

  3. milktea
    August 5, 2010 at 6:06 pm

    I agree that the blue-green Sticky would make a fantastic eyeshadow colour. We could name it Azure or Aqua-licious or … :D

    • makeupmag
      August 11, 2010 at 2:01 am

      Hi Milktea,

      Those are pretty names. ;)

  4. August 6, 2010 at 11:51 am

    I saw a documentary of sorts where they make these candies & in gorgeous colours in a huge factory in some part of america & I started to wish I work there.

    • makeupmag
      August 11, 2010 at 2:03 am

      Hi Farah,

      Was the program Unwrapped on Food Network Asia? I love watching such programs. ;)

  5. August 15, 2010 at 1:06 am

    I cannot rber. I could hv watched it while I was not in SG too.

    • makeupmag
      August 16, 2010 at 1:40 am

      Hey Farah,

      Those documentaries always make me salivate visually. :P

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