Leap, hop, jump, levitate

23rd November 2012

Jumping shot 1 STYLE SLICKER

Jumping shot 3 STYLE SLICKER

Jumping shot 5 STYLE SLICKER

Jumping shot 2 STYLE SLICKER

Jumping shot 4 STYLE SLICKER

Thought I curate a series of my favourite jump shots from the past two and a half years, with thanks to Shini, Jen, and my siblings for their help in photographing these awesome shots.  It’s a retrospective of my odd addiction and fondness to body movement, shape shifting garment, sense of freedom, colour and hair thrashing, prickled like thousand needles hitting against my face.  Calories were lost and regained but had the flexibility and strength from my junior school era as a amateur dancer, athletics in long jumps and long distance running in adult era, let alone the excruciating limb-stretching yoga stunts. Pain scale, eight out of ten.  If I had an opportunity (of a life time), I’d love to learn how to do a back flip and perhaps…a split jump. Chuckling nervously inside silently, oh dream on.


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  • Reply Hug Daniel 23rd November 2012 at 01:40

    Love the drama here.

  • Reply Joana Gomes 23rd November 2012 at 01:41

    I think it’s so sweet that you’d love to know how to those back flips and split jumps. I find those body movements so utterly stunning, that’s why I love ballet so much – the harmony between flowing moves. I absolutely love these photos, they’re really gorgeous.

  • Reply Nora 23rd November 2012 at 01:41

    I demand a back flip! Make it your 2013 resolution 🙂

  • Reply Diana Long 23rd November 2012 at 01:45

    These are lovely and elegant and fun at the same time. Back flip and jump split, sounds difficult to master, you know you could go on Youtube for tips. Don’t get hurt!

  • Reply Mandy 23rd November 2012 at 02:34

    You really cracked me up. Yes do it, do it for the sake of jump outfit posts.

  • Reply Kate 23rd November 2012 at 03:56

    This is such a sweet post 🙂 Split jump your heart out!


  • Reply Angie 23rd November 2012 at 04:19

    jump shots are always my fave and i’m glad i have a fellow levitator to look to. i particularly enjoy the one where you’re freeze framed over your bag

    pandaphilia fashion

  • Reply Joy 23rd November 2012 at 05:59

    omg this is so so cute! love the shoot. you look fab.

  • Reply Fashion Hot 23rd November 2012 at 12:18

    Your post made me smile 🙂

  • Reply Queenie Man 23rd November 2012 at 12:20

    These are amazing shots, thanks for sharing your retrospective photos to us.

  • Reply the style crusader 23rd November 2012 at 14:01

    I love your jumping pictures Kit! You’re such a pro. xx

  • Reply Dancome 23rd November 2012 at 17:02

    Tres amazing chic you are.

  • Reply Harriet 23rd November 2012 at 17:14

    Amazing post. Splits hey? You need to do intensive stretches and pulling, yes it will hurt like bombshell, I tried it and hated it.

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  • Reply dawn 23rd November 2012 at 17:27

    Ha Ha love it !! Great sense of style and fun –
    adore the blog !!


  • Reply Olga K 23rd November 2012 at 18:36

    The first picture is my favourite.

  • Reply Charlie 23rd November 2012 at 19:58

    I absolutely love all of these photos, and so breathtaking as a series!

  • Reply sally 23rd November 2012 at 21:09

    Love this, fab fab fab pics xxxxx

  • Reply Mao Mao 23rd November 2012 at 21:11

    Love your spirit in the jumping photos.

  • Reply Jonelle 23rd November 2012 at 21:12

    Stunning post.

  • Reply NRC 23rd November 2012 at 23:22

    I love these Kit.
    NRC ♥

  • Reply Lila 24th November 2012 at 03:11

    Love <3

  • Reply Gao 24th November 2012 at 04:31


  • Reply Michelle Lee 24th November 2012 at 06:02

    love these shots!

  • Reply Isabel 24th November 2012 at 13:36


  • Reply Duck 24th November 2012 at 18:21

    YES YES YES so good!!!! I don’t know why I love jumping shots so much but I just do. It’s like you’re flying.

  • Reply Rika 24th November 2012 at 20:32

    absolutely love this!

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  • Reply Marlene @ chocolatecookiesandcandies 26th November 2012 at 22:04

    I saw the first few photos and thought….hmm…this girl has had dance training when she was younger. Very graceful. I’d best leave these type of poses to you and stick to my wannabe street-style poses (yes, the pretending to tuck hair back while looking down. I remembered your tip). I did 14 years of martial arts and if I ever tried your moves. it’d look like a footballer trying to perform a ballet recital.

  • Reply Lola 27th November 2012 at 01:34

    Awesome pictures, I have attempted these sort of shots but they never turn out any good, still fun to do though! and come on, who says you cant still learn how to do a back flip?! xx

  • Reply V 27th November 2012 at 05:00

    I love this post!! What a cute idea and it makes me want to jump in my posts more =)


  • Reply Ola 27th November 2012 at 20:57

    Amazing photos !
    Love it !

  • Reply winnie 27th November 2012 at 22:22

    Love this Kit, So I er…fully expect a bit arabesque in the air in your next shot, get practising!

  • Reply Mat 3rd December 2012 at 23:03

    you don’t half love a good jump

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