The Vine

New Store Alert: Kotur, Monica Vinader & Proenza Schouler

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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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D'Style

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

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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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Features

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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D'Men

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

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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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The Vine

Flower Power: Flora by Kris Knight x Gucci Pop-Up Shop

Flower Power, Flora, Gucci, Kris Knight, Accessories, Limited Edition, Cruise 2015, Hong Kong, China, Fashion, Style

Flora by Kris Knight Pop-Up Store

Most people may associate Italian brand Gucci with its signature horsebit logo, but I have always been drawn to its bold and colourful Flora print which dates back to 1966. Commissioned by one of the founder’s sons, Rodolfo Gucci as a gift for Princess Grace,[......]

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Features

Introducing Julie de Libran, the New Rykiel Girl

Julie de Libran, Sonia Rykiel, Interview, Designer, Paris, France, Fashion, Style, Spring/Summer 2015

Sonia Rykiel creative director Julie de Libran

Fiery designer Sonia Rykiel revolutionised the fashion world in more ways than one when she first appeared on the Parisian scene in the 1960s. Over the next few decades she would liberate women with her unconventional yet timeless designs includi[......]

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D'Style

What’s Hot and What’s Not this week…

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

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Lace up details
We’re not talking about shoes. See Dior’s Fall/Winter 14 collection.

Wrap skirts
A sexier alternative to this season’s pencil skirts.

Toggle coats
It’s all about the hook-and-button detail on your coat this winter.

Mannish shirts
Go for thick fabrics and details[......]

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D'Luxe

A Knight’s Tale: Bochic Jewellery

Bochic, Jewellery, Accessories, Diamonds, Fashion, Style, Hong Kong, China, New York, Plukka, Rings, Earrings

Shield ring

I’ve always been a fan of more minimalist, sculptural jewellery, but New York based brand Bochic couldn’t be further from this. That being said, their intricately detailed and  sometimes rock/sometimes gothic creations have a cool appeal that fashionistas will love.

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D'Men

On Pedder Men: Accessories Heaven for the Guys

Pedder Men, Accessories, Shopping, Hong Kong, Retail, Fashion, China, Trends, Spring/Summer 2015, Style

It’s no secret that women love shopping for accessories but now men can indulge too! Asian luxury retailer On Pedder has just opened the doors of its first dedicated men’s boutique in the basement of the Landmark, which was rebranded as a men’s only destination a few years ago.

The 1,500[......]

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