The Investment: Valextra

The Ivestment, Valextra, Leathergoods, Milan, Luxury, Italy, Hong Kong, China, Handbags, Accessories, Fashion, Style

These days every brand is capitalising on the growing demand for understated luxury, exclusivity and elusiveness. This has been most prevalent in the accessories realm where brands like Celine have built a cult following thanks to their minimalist yet timeless designs that are free from decorati[......]

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Say My Name: Personalised Handbags

Say My Name, Personalised, Handbags, Customisation, Personalisation, Accessories, Luxury, Fashion, Style, Edie Parker, Anya Hindmarch, Goyard, Misela, Mischa Designs, Sara Battaglia

What’s in a name? Apparently a lot, judging from fashion’s current obsession with customisation. After all, in this era of ubiquity, who doesn’t want to have something unique? Monogramming, personalisation, initialing, and the like has been spotted on all manner of accoutrements, but in no categ[......]

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What’s Hot and What’s Not This week…

What's Hot, What's Not, This Week, Fashion, Trends, Style, Holidays, Autumn/Winter 2014

Food inspired accessories
Who says fashionistas don’t eat? The latest must have accessories range from crisp packets and cereal boxes (Anya Hindmarch) to milk cartons (Chanel).

Geometric embellishments
Chloe’s black and gold skirt is the ultimate party piece.

Faux fur
Fake is alwa[......]

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The Cassie: The Must-Have White Shirt

Cassie, Must-Have, White Shirt, Vaughan, Style, Fashion, Classic, Hong Kong, China, Autumn/Winter 2014

Every woman needs to own a crisp white shirt – it’s an incredibly versatile wardrobe staple and will last you season after season. That being said, classic can often equal boring  which is why we were super excited to discover the silk Cassie shirt by shirting expert Vaughan.

Unlike your trad[......]

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Behind Peter Pilotto: Interview with designers, Peter Pilotto & Christopher de Vos

Behind Peter Pilotto, Interview, Designers, Peter Pilotto, Christopher de Vos, London, Hong Kong, Retail, Joyce, Fashion, Style, Spring/Summer 2015

In the past few years London has remerged as one of the most creative style capitals in the world thanks to a group of talented designers that are testing the boundaries of fashion.

But before the likes of Simone Rocha and J.W Anderson appeared on the scene, it was digital printers Christophe[......]

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The Vine

New Store Alert: Kotur, Monica Vinader & Proenza Schouler


Kotur’s first ever boutique, worldwide

‘Tis the season – not only for parties but shop openings! In the past few weeks we have welcomed several new boutiques and brands to Hong Kong proving that we are still Asia’s undisputed style capital (take that Singapore!)

Those who live in Kowloon w[......]

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The Vine

Inside the Pradasphere

Inside the Pradasphere, Prada, Miuccia Prada, Exhibition, Hong Kong, China, Fashion, Style, Pradasphere

Prada has always held a mythological status in the fashion world because it’s one of those brands that seems to define modern fashion by being anti-fashion. Much of its success and notoriety is due to the undeniable talent of its founder Miuccia Prada, who is part designer, part political activi[......]

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What’s Hot and What’s Not this week…

What's Hot and What's Not, This Week, Fashion, Style, Trends, Autumn/Winter 2014, Valentino, Hong Kong

Fringed leather skirts
A la Valentino…Pocahontas has never been so of the moment.

White jeans
We are loving winter whites and jeans are a great staple.

Belt details
From handbags to coats it’s all about belting up this winter.

Cable Knits
A classic that never goes out of styl[......]

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The Dark Side: Interview with Gucci Collaborator and Artist Kris Knight

Interview, Gucci, Collaboration, Art, Kris Knight, Flora, Frida Giannini, Hong Kong, Canada, Fashion, Style

Fashion and art are two disciplines that have always been intertwined which is why we have seen so many luxury houses collaborate with artists on everything from products and films, to show sets.

Gucci however took a different approach for their first collaboration by choosing a young, emergi[......]

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Men’s Fashion and Holiday Style with Mr Porter’s Dan May


Berluti overcoat (left) and Car Shoe boots (right)

New season, new everything. We sat down with Mr Porter’s style director Dan May to find out what you should (and shouldn’t) be wearing this season and some tips on holiday style.

How has men’s style evolved in the past few years?


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