Tapping a family connection to Indonesian food

Savoury dishes at Wayan, an Indonesian restaurant in New York. At Wayan in Nolita, Ochi and Cédric Vongerichten nudge a traditional cuisine in new directions. (Source: The New York Times) If you ate at Spice Market before it closed two years ago, you may experience low-key but persistent flashbacks at Wayan, which set up shop in February … Read more Tapping a family connection to Indonesian food

Indonesian Muslim Designer’s Hijab Collection Proves Divisive

JAKARTA: An Indonesian Muslim designer has drawn global attention with a collection featuring hijabs combined with glittering gowns and flowing tunics, defying conservative critics in her homeland who say the outfits are not modest enough. An Indonesian Muslim designer has drawn global attention with a collection featuring hijabs combined with glittering gowns and flowing tunics, … Read more Indonesian Muslim Designer’s Hijab Collection Proves Divisive