When the cloche was removed, the ring was sitting in the box together with the dessert.
That was when my mind went blank while he popped the question. ’” “Our biggest concern from the beginning was coping with the Singapore heat and we decided that we needed a shoot that would allow us not to melt in a big white dress or suit.
Furthermore, we didn't want the formal wear to distract from the main focus of the shoot: our relationship and personalities. We are both pretty big on EDM music and were inspired in particular by Gareth Emery's latest album and MTVs.
In actual fact, he had arranged a private rooftop dinner overlooking the sunset complete with lanterns and music.
This was a big thing for him since he isn't normally the romantic sort.
It was a multi-course dinner but I honestly don't recall much about the food as half the time I was wondering if this was IT, until dessert was served under a cloche.
He bought us a bottle of champagne, we started talking, he decided to hang out with us for the rest of the night and the rest as they say, is history.
Funny enough, if you ask him what made him want to get to know me better thereafter, his answer would be that ‘You were normal.’Phuket was the first trip we took together and was also when I realised I had fallen for him.
So fast forward 3.5 years later, we decided to go back to Phuket for old times’ sake as well as to celebrate my birthday.I did not suspect anything until the actual day of my birthday when the hotel manager kept calling our room looking for Eugene.True to their edgy personalities, today’s couple opted for street-style and took a road trip to Tuas in a massive red off-roader.Cracking open cans of beer with their favourite EDM soundtracks pulsating in the background, Eugene and Shu-Wen managed to create their own mini music festival captured on camera by Super Panda Presents before riding off into a glorious sunset.“We met in (the now-defunct) Filter Members Club through a mutual friend of ours.It was a girls' night out and one of my girl friends who had known Eugene for some time introduced him to me.