Twin attraction

Twin attraction
Japanese fashion and music duo Amiaya is mad eup of 25-year-old identical twins Aya and Ami

Japanese fashion and music duo are called Asia's hottest pair

Look up Japanese fashion and music duo Amiaya on the Internet and most descriptions of the pair hail them as "Asia's hottest twins".

With their youthful good looks and cutesy appearance, it's easy to see why.

When asked what they think of the label, 25-year-old identical twins Ami and Aya simply giggled politely.

"We're happy and honoured to be called that (but we don't think about it). We just want to spread our Tokyo pop brand of music," said Aya through a translator.

Amiaya are in town to perform at a fashion showcase, Marble Wonderland by Asia Kawaii Way, last Saturday, as part of this year's Anime Festival Asia.

According to Ami, "99.9 per cent" of their fans are female.

"They are usually inspired by how we look and come to our shows looking exactly like us," she said.

When it comes to the boys though, Ami readily admits that her sister is more popular with the opposite sex.

"She knows how to act around boys while I am quieter. She will approach them if she likes them and usually, she is 100 per cent successful," she said, laughing.

"She's the one who will give me advice or introduce me to boys," said Ami.

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