Shanghai surprise

PUBLISHED : Sunday, 28 January, 2007, 12:00am
UPDATED : Sunday, 28 January, 2007, 12:00am

Shanghai Tang is paying tribute to its namesake city. Its new fabrics are printed with images of Shanghai such as the Pudong skyline, the Oriental Pearl Tower and a monochromatic cloud-topped cityscape. The collection also includes traditional pieces embroidered with delicate chinoiserie-style birds and trees on printed lace and the brand's signature embroidered lotus. Luxury fabrics silk georgette, chiffon and crepe feature prominently. Prices range from HK$880 to HK$4,900 at Shanghai Tang, Pedder Building, Central, tel: 2525 7333.