The steady rise of the popularity of the Celine Luggage tote since it was first launched in early 2011 was quite a phenomenon. So popular was the bag, it can be seen hanging from the arms of basically everyone - actresses, reality stars, style bloggers and fashion insiders alike. The bag, along with its sister bag Trapeze, has since attained the coveted It Bag status and does not look to lose its place amongst style mavens anytime soon.
In true Singapore spirit this month, THE FIFTH COLLECTION looks at local designers that have pushed boundaries and added colour into our fashion scene. This week we look at the ever vibrant MASH-UP, which since launched in April 2012 has been capturing our hearts ever since with their quirky and innovative designs. Inspired by different cultures and subcultures, the team of 3 compromising of Daniela Monasterios-Tan, Nathanael Ng and Shaf Amis'aabudin are unique individuals that share a common interest in bringing out the fun in fashion with their DIY ethos.