Monthly Archives: October 2012

The Vine

Hong Kong Happenings: Dior Homme and McQueen Open New Boutiques

Store openings, Retail, Asia, China, Alexander McQueen, Dior Homme

Alexander McQueen arrives in Hong Kong

October is officially fashion month in Hong Kong with designers flocking to town including the J.Crew te[……]

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What’s Hot and What’s Not this week…

style, trends, what's hot and what's not, fashion, fall/winter 2012

Below-the-knee skirts
Go for leather – it’s perfect for the sexy secretary look.

A winter favourite that is brought to life[……]

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Eight Things You Didn’t Know about J.Crew’s Jenna Lyons

J.Crew, Fashion, America, Hong Kong, Jenna Lyons, Style, 8 Things You Didn't Know, Interview

Jenna in her office

I have the biggest style crush on Jenna Lyons (thanks to Google I know I am not alone!) So when I was given the opportuni[……]

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The Vine

TOMS: Fashion with a Soul

TOMS, Shoes, Lane Crawford, Collaboration

TOMS customised by local artists including (left to right): Julia Chang, Jin Meyerson, James Jean and Prodip

This summer TOMS replaced espadril[……]

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What’s Hot and What’s Not, Paris Edition

spring/summer 2013, paris fashion week, runway trends, what's hot and not

Checkerboard chic
Whether you go grunge (Dries Van Noten) or geometric (Louis Vuitton), squares are all the rage next season.


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On The Runway

The Winner Takes It All: Paris Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2013

paris fashion week, spring/summer 2013, louis vuitton

Louis Vuitton’s matchy matchy spectacular (image courtesy of New York Times)

Just when you thought spring/summer 2013 was a write off, Paris ha[……]

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The Vine

ZaoZao: Social Pretailing for Asian Designers

Social Pretailing, Fashion, Zao Zao, Asia, China, Hong Kong

Designs by Fan by Fan, which is available at Shop ZaoZao

With the online retail landscape becoming more and more crowded, e-tailers need to con[……]

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French Invasion: Sandro Hits Asia

Sandro, Hong Kong, Opening, French Fashion, Style, IFC Mall

The new Sandro boutique at IFC Mall, Hong Kong

So the French are officially taking over Hong Kong’s high street. After seeing brands like Ameri[……]

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