The Vine

Balancing Act: Ferragamo Museum’s Equilibrium Exhibition

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Museums are a dime a dozen in Florence, which has been hailed Italy’s cultural capital thanks to its incredible selection of art from Michaelangelo’s David to the grand frescos that grace the walls of the Uffizi. However my most memorable museum experience was at the Ferragamo Museum which I vis[......]

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Features

One-on-one with Katie Hillier, creative director of Marc by Marc Jacobs

Katie Hillier, Marc by Marc Jacobs, Creative director, New York, London, Fashion, Designer, Interview, Hong Kong, China, Marc Jacobs

Not many people will recognise Katie Hillier’s name but if you are a true fashion lover, chances are you have worn many of her designs. The accessory designer and fashion consultant isn’t just a member of the Brit fashion pack (her best mates are stylist Katie Grand and designers Luella Bartley[......]

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Features

Five Minutes with Edgardo Osorio, Designer of Aquazzura Shoes

Five Minutes With, Edgardo Osorio, Aquazzura, Shoes, Lane Crawford, Fashion, Style, Olivia Palermo, Hong Kong, Autumn/Winter 2014

You may remember a post we wrote a few months ago waxing lyrical about a shoe brand by the name of Aquazzura. We were already fans of the brand’s designs (they are sexy, elegant and above all, super comfortable), but now we are even more enamoured after meeting the man behind them, Edgardo Osori[......]

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D'Lust

Get Organised: Baraboux Handbags

Baraboux, Handbags, Organised, Accessories, Fashion, Style, Paris, Caroline Issa, Autumn/Winter 2014,Princess Reema Bandar Al Saud

The Caroline (left) and snakeskin pochette (right)

I’m the type of person that carries the world with me in my handbag so you can imagine how messy and disorganised it is when I try to find anything inside. There are so many beautiful designer bags out there but all of them are impractical wh[......]

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D'Lust

MO & Co: Pioneering Contemporary Fashion in China

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Edition 10, autumn/winter 2014

For years the contemporary fashion scene has been dominated by American brands like Diane Von Furstenberg and Theory, although the French have also jumped on the bandwagon with labels like Carven.

In Asia, specifically China, where luxury sales are slowing do[......]

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D'Style

What’s Hot and What’s Not this week…

What's Hot and What's Not, Style, Trends, Fashion, Spring/Summer 2014, Gisele Bundchen, Altuzarra

HOT
Peasant blouses

Who else is obsessed with Altuzarra’s resort collection?

Culottes
Comfortable and chic, exactly what we are looking for in a summer pant.

The denim jacket
Making a comeback but with luxe details such as frayed edges and dark washes.

The one piece
So much chicer[......]

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D'Lust

Bag This: Kara Handbags

Bags, Kara, Accessories, New York, Hong Kong, Style, Shopping, Fashion, Trends, Backpacks, Autumn/Winter 2014

Backpacks from Kara Autumn/Winter 2014

Thanks to designers like Alexander Wang and Chanel, the most wanted bag for spring/summer 2014 is  the backpack. But before you start toting around your old JanSport, bear in mind that it’s all about  luxe styles made from high quality fabrics like leath[......]

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D'Men

Shopping Update: Tod’s and TopShop Open Men’s Only Boutiques

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J.P Tod’s Sartorial room at the new Tod’s men’s boutique in Hong Kong

Who says women have everything? In the past few weeks, several men’s wear dedicated brands or stores have opened up in Hong Kong. First up is Tod’s first ever men’s wear boutique located at the Landmark in Central. Measurin[......]

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D'Style

What’s Hot and What’s Not this week…

What's Hot and What's Not, Style, Trends, Fashion, Stella McCartney, Chloe, Hong Kong, China, Spring/Summer 2014

HOT
A white jacket

Great for all hours and lightens up any outfit.

Silk sweatpants
Casual yet luxe – what could be better?

Halter tops
It’s all about showing off your toned arms and tanned back this summer.

Lace-up heels
The  shoes to own this summer. We love Aquazurras.

NOT
Fl[......]

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D'Lust

The Ultimate Shirt Dress: Alex Black

Shirt Dress, Alex Black, Tailoring, Summer, Trends, Style, Fashion, Hong Kong, China

From left to right: The Josephine, Kate and Eloise

In this heat it’s hard to look chic and stay cool, which is why shirtdresses are my ultimate style solution for the summer. They were also a big trend on the spring/summer catwalks  with plenty of covetable styles from brands like Tod’s, Celi[......]

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