‘Tis the season which is why we have already started thinking about what jewellery to wear during the upcoming party season. While Hong Kong based jewellers Carat are known for their faux but no less chic diamond jewels – think basics like solitaire earrings, tennis bracelets, etc - we recently[......]
Autumn/winter 2015 may signal the return of maximalism (if you love metallics and embellishments, this is the season for you) but we all love a palette cleanser once in a while. Beautifully made basics, at the end of the day, are the foundation of any chic wardrobe.
For this reason alone we a[......]
When British designer Nicholas Kirkwood first appeared on the scene back in 2005 – which, by the way, is considered a lifetime ago in fashion years – he quickly was lauded as the hottest designer to enter the footwear industry since Manolo Blahnik thanks to his gravity defying heels and sculptur[......]
The Dias (left) and Galileo (right)
Sweater weather is here which means that we can finally indulge in some cashmere! Our latest discovery is Knitlab, a new collection designed by hip British designer Zoe Jordan. While Zoe’s own line is known for its mix of Savile Row tailoring and feminine[......]
Adding an old world feel to autumn’s collections.
The printed silk shirt
Making a comeback courtesy of Gucci.
Shawl collar jackets
A cool yet casual alternative to the tuxedo jacket.
Button front skirts
Conservative meets sexy.
Sorry Givenchy we love[......]
There is no shortage of fashion exhibitions these days, whether they are designer retrospectives or collaborations with artists. The latest to add to the list is Gucci, which unveiled its highly anticipated No Longer/Not Yet exhibition in Shanghai on Friday.
Many readers will probably recognise the name Beatrix Ong. The shoe designer is one of Hong Kong’s fashion success stories – raised in Hong Kong and educated in the UK, she became a name to watch when she became a creative director of Jimmy Choo in her 20s. In 2002 she launched her eponymous sh[......]
Having its moment as seen at Balenciaga (that is, until the shoulders step in for spring)
A new (and modern) way to wear Victoriana.
The style to own this winter according to Celine, Kenzo and Hermes.
Printed slip on trainers
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Fashion insiders will recognise the name Vanessa Seward. The Argentinian designer honed her fashion career in Paris where she worked for various maisons including Chanel and YSL before becoming artistic director of French fashion house Azzaro in the mid noughties. In 2011 she began a long-term c[......]