7 Things you can do this weekend: 19-20 March 2016

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By Rachel Au

7 Things you can do this weekend: 19-20 March 2016

1. A Night@Planetarium in conjunction with Earth Hour, 7.30pm – 11pm, Sat

Turn off all your switches at home for the night and celebrate Earth Hour at a relatable venue—the National Planetarium. Various activities have been planned such as the night observation of the moon and Jupiter, DIY Planet Lantern, a Night Walk, a screening of The Martian and of course, a countdown till it’s lights off at the planetarium. 


Admission is free. For more information, check out this Facebook post.



2. Sama Sama Food Fair at Medan Pasar KL, 11am – 9pm, Sat

Celebrate both the diversity of Kuala Lumpur and your love of food with a fun-filled day of eating, watching cultural performances as well as craft and cooking workshops. Staying true to the occasion, you can expect a wide variety of both Malaysian and Southeast Asian palates such as Melanau, Peranakan, Kelantan, Thai, Vietnamese and even Indonesian at the food bazaar.



3. A David Bowie Tribute at The Bee, Publika, 9pm, Sat

David Bowie was and will always be a legend. While he may be gone, his music and his passion will continue to live in our hearts. And if you’re not the only one who feels that way, join a special tribute organized by The Bee at Publika with bands like Kyoto Protocol, Joi Noir, Foxlore and Diamond Dogs (Mystery Tapes). 


Admission is free. For more information, check out their Facebook page.



4. Moss Terrarium Workshop at Vivande Cafe, Bangsar, 3pm – 6pm, Sun

Make your own moss terrarium at this informative workshop by Ohsum Mossum Terrarium where founder Ronnie Khoo will teach you the basics and the best practices to maintaining one. All materials will be provided and there will even be refreshments. Unsure about the class? Check out the video of the Buro Team and Sheena Liam trying out the workshop in our Buro Tries series.


The class is priced at RM180 per person. To register, PM the Facebook page or email [email protected].



5. Celebrate World Macaron Day at TWG Tea, Sun

Love macarons? So do we and so does TWG with their signature handcrafted macarons; hence, they’re having a special deal on 20 March only where you can get six complimentary macarons with any purchase of a box of six macarons!



6. Watch Pharell Williams prep for Chanel AW16

When you’re attending Fashion Week, it’s only a given that you have to dress the part in case anyone snaps either your street style outside the venue or well, you at the FROW. It’s no different for rapper and producer Pharrell Williams. Check out the video of how he plays dress up before the Chanel AW16 show during PFW. 



7. Swap your cushion compact with one that has brightening properties

Your makeup routine is about to get even easier as brands continue to create double duty or all-in-one products. Brightening cushion compacts have recently been on our beauty radar and we’ve rounded up four new and amazing ones that you can try this month. 


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