Out shopping

PUBLISHED : Sunday, 22 February, 2009, 12:00am
UPDATED : Sunday, 22 February, 2009, 12:00am

1 Spice up your spring wardrobe with some worthy accessories. Known for its eclectic style, Marni's range of acrylic and bamboo bangles (HK$2,950 to HK$4,950) features unusual details and the items are chunky enough to be worn alone or paired. Marni is in The Landmark, Central, tel: 2845 7632.

2 As soon as they appeared on the catwalks, Burberry's gardening hats were deemed a must-have accessory for spring. Choose from two: the patchwork straw hat (HK$2,600) and the chic degrade canvas style (pictured; HK$3,100). The hats are available at Burberry, Alexandra House, Central, tel: 2868 3511.

3 For something practical, take a look at Lancel's new Remember range of colourful accessories and home office stationary. The unisex collection features items such as a travel wallet (pictured; HK$2,890), passport holder (HK$790) and currency holder (HK$1,690), all made from two-tone cowhide. Lancel is in Pacific Place, Admiralty, tel: 2918 9768.

4 Bulgari's latest ring benefits charity while commemorating the brand's 125th anniversary. The sterling silver piece (HK$2,600) is a tribute to the company's founder, Sotirio Bulgari, and features 'S.Bulgari' engraved on the front in a print inspired by an old advertisement. Twenty per cent of the sales will be donated to Save the Children. Bulgari is in Chater House, Central, tel: 2523 8057.

5 First there was the D-Bag and now Tod's has launched the G-Bag, inspired by Gwyneth Paltrow, the new face of its advertising campaigns. Available in two sizes, the bag has adjustable straps, allowing it to be worn as a shoulder or messenger bag. Choose from a range of colours and materials, including calf skin, python, treated canvas and ultra-luxe crocodile (pictured; HK$227,300). Tod's is in The Landmark, tel: 2810 8692.

6 The results of Alber Elbaz's highly anticipated collaboration with Acne jeans have finally arrived in stores. The all-denim collection is made using Japanese-manufactured material on Lanvin's signature styles to produce jeans, jackets, shirts and the must-have cocktail dress (pictured; HK$7,200). Lanvin for Acne is available at Lane Crawford, IFC Mall, Central, tel: 2118 3388.