Out shopping

PUBLISHED : Sunday, 21 September, 2008, 12:00am
UPDATED : Sunday, 21 September, 2008, 12:00am

1 Vernon Bruce Hoeksema, owner and designer of Italian evening bag label VBH, is known for exotic skin clutches that are classic but hip, such as this hot pink eel-skin box clutch (HK$13,700). Available from On Pedder, Wheelock House, Central, tel: 2118 3489.

2 Neither shoes nor boots, Sigerson Morrison's grey suede booties with a cut-out design (HK$6,950) are a cool alternative for the fashion forward. Available from Joyce Boutique, New World Tower, Queen's Road Central, tel: 2810 1120.

3 A favourite of celebrity fashionistas such as Victoria Beckham and Dita Von Teese, Roland Mouret's latest collection of dresses includes architectural and body-conscious pieces such as the white shift dress with origami sleeves (HK$15,500). Available from Lane Crawford, IFC Mall, Central, tel: 2118 3388.

4 Loro Piana has released an eco-sustainable and legal version of the prohibited Shahtoosh cashmere, so you can enjoy the super-soft fabric without the guilt. Look for pieces such as the ultra-lightweight Aylit shawl (HK$14,100). Available from all Loro Piana locations, including IFC Mall, tel: 2234 7398.

5 Marc Jacobs' latest handbag is named after close friend and blogger Bryanboy, and comes in pale blue leather with a starburst design (HK$12,900). Available next month from Marc Jacobs, The Landmark, tel: 2810 0784.