Style bites

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, 01 April, 2009, 12:00am
UPDATED : Wednesday, 01 April, 2009, 12:00am

Sander has designs on Uniqlo

Jil Sander has returned to the fashion world, but this time as design consultant for Japan Uniqlo. The German designer will oversee the brand's women's and men's apparel collections, reports WWD.

Massages for mums-to-be

Customers who spend more than HK$1,000 at maternity boutique Nine Months will receive a complimentary 45-minute pregnancy massage at Sutherland Chan. Until April 21. Nine Months, 7/F, 68 Wellington St, Central, tel: 2868 5988.

Lucky draw a puzzler

Customers who spend HK$1,800 at Pacific Place can enter a lucky draw after completing the crossword puzzle on the ticket. Prizes include Lancel and Fendi bags as well as Roger Dubuis jewellery. Until April 13 at Pacific Place, Admiralty.

Snappers mark Unisex launch

Yves Saint Laurent has opened a pop-up store to mark the launch of its Unisex collection. Designed by Stefano Pilati, the capsule collection features 17 looks inspired by this year's spring/summer men's range with proportions adjusted for women. To celebrate, YSL has invited four Hong Kong photographers to create works based on the Unisex theme. Open from 11am to 7.30pm until April 3 at Madhouse Contemporary Art Gallery, G/F, 10 Kau U Fong St, Central.

Historic jewels on display

To celebrate the launch of its new jewellery collection, Chaumet is hosting a retrospective of jewellery from the Renaissance up to today. It features 40 pieces on loan from private collections and museums. Today until April 30 from 10am to 6pm at the Chaumet Museum, Shop 1-2, St George's Building, Central, tel: 2536 9338.

Lancel bags go back in time

Lancel is celebrating the opening of its Festival Walk concept store with an exhibition featuring its signature bucket bag. The show will also include a selection of vintage bags from its archives to current editions. April 3-9, daily from 10am to 9pm at Lancel, Festival Walk, Kowloon Tong, tel: 2265 7693.

Spring bazaar launches

The Spring Shopping Bazaar features fashion brands such as Tina Barrat jewellery, Snatch bags and Mandarin Orange and Mischen clothing. Today, noon to 5pm at the Burton and Hughes Rooms at the FCC, Lower Albert Rd, Central.

Lhuillier at wedding show

Central Weddings & Occasions is hosting a trunk show featuring bridal gowns by designer Monique Lhuillier (left). April 4-8 at Central Weddings & Occasions, The Landmark, Central, tel: 2869 8666 or e-mail By appointment only.

McQueen crafts for top tipple

Alexander McQueen designed Chivas Regal's 18-year-old limited edition bottle (left). Made from blue leather and featuring a handmade enamelled cap with the British flag, the bottles (which are not for sale) are on display at I.T, Kingston St, Causeway Bay until April 8.