What makes a festive occasion special can be as simple as a dollop of humour and a dash of attitude, mixed with Malaysian food that evokes fond memories, whether you are celebrating Raya alone or with loved ones.
Rayattitude can make a Covid-curtailed celebration memorable, even if you cannot balik kampung to join kith and kin. The Raya collection of T-shirts, totes, coasters and stickers designed by APOM! combines local delights and catchphrases that speak to Malaysians everywhere.
Pull on a tee that declares, You drive me Kuih-sy, to welcome a special guest or visit old pals. It is bound to make them smile as they tuck into kuih talam, batang buruk, rempeyek, sarang semut or kuih bahulu.
Slip Laksa La Vista Baby and Whatever Gorengs Your Pisang coasters under cold drinks and new friends around your table will warm up. Hand green packets, books and toys in a tote that says, I’m Not Rich I Ada Kaya, to young nieces or nephews and watch their faces light up.
Laughter has a way of making things better. Add Rayattitude funk to your celebration and make it positively fun.
This article first appeared on May 10, 2021 in The Edge Malaysia.