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Apple Love, as part of her "Fantasy Blue" project by Apple Love, which she used as part of her application to study in Hollywood.

Making it up along the way: in conversation with Apple Love

Ordinary is not a word one would use for Apple Love. She breezes into the café in a black shirt and rouge on her cheeks and greets the waitresses with a wide smile, looking completely at home.

Fri, 21 July 2017 Cindy Co
Mirage’s owner Serey Siv hopes his locale will help kickstart Siem Reap’s nascent skater scene.

A clubhouse for the new generation of skaters

Down a dusty, bumpy road just off National Road 6 in Siem Reap town, a fledgling community is forming.

Fri, 21 July 2017 Jenni Reid
Varty (left) and her sister Vartey Sochetra (centre), with guitarist Sok Vichey (right) and drummer “India” in the front yard of their home.

Vartey Ganiva: telling village tales with the power of punk

The home of sisters Varty and Vartey Sochetra, and the latter’s husband Timon Seibel, doesn’t appear at first glance too different from a typical country house.

Fri, 14 July 2017 James Reddick
Moviegoers at the Pi Pay hub at Legend Cinema in Toul Kork claiming their 50% discount. Photo supplied

Savvy merchants see uptick in business from cashless app users

Michael Chai, Director at Legend cinema, smiled as he scanned the long queues of Spiderman fans waiting to see the latest installment of the blockbuster Hollywood franchise in Phnom Penh’s Toul Kork district last weekend.

Fri, 14 July 2017
Vendors finish setting up at the market, which doesn’t get busy with buyers until about 3am.

Up all night at Phsar Doeum Kor

Night falls and the first vendors begin setting up their stalls.

Fri, 7 July 2017 Cindy Co, Rinith Taing

Finding a home for children left behind

Fri, 30 June 2017 Yesenia Amaro, Kong Meta
The interior of Labaab, which is meant to replicate the feeling of a lordly home from 19th-century Battambang.

Restaurant recreates houses from Battambang's 'Lordship Era'

At Labaab, a new restaurant close to Vattanac Capital tower, designer and owner Rith Yoeun has transplanted a 19th-century Battambang-style design into a Phnom Penh dining room, serving up a medley of cuisines running the length

Fri, 30 June 2017 Rinith Taing