Style bites

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, 05 August, 2009, 12:00am
UPDATED : Wednesday, 05 August, 2009, 12:00am

Token gesture

Festival Walk is offering a gift voucher redeemable at 150 stores in the mall. Buy two and get a free beauty treatment from Glycel worth HK$780. Valid this month only at Festival Walk, Kowloon Tong. Inquiries: 2844 2223

Coach lines

Coach founder Reed Krakoff will launch a new fashion brand under his name in autumn. It will feature apparel and accessories, and will be in stores next February.

Turning Japanese

JFT, a Japanese concept store (below), has opened in Hong Kong. The shop sells a range of Japanese and European brands. JFT, 108-120 Percival St, Causeway Bay.

Versus celebrates relaunch

To mark the relaunch of Versace's diffusion line Versus, a Hong Kong boutique opened on Monday. Shop 2131, The Gateway Arcade, Harbour City, Tsim Sha Tsui, tel: 2572 2682

Balenciaga moves house

Spanish fashion house Balenciaga has reopened in new premises in Central. Shop 204, The Landmark, Central, tel: 3428 8086

Neel nabs sole role

Footwear brand Charles Jourdan has appointed Alexandra Neel as its new designer. It will relaunch its entire collection next month.

Jacobs scoops Legend award

Marc Jacobs has been honoured with one of the Pratt Institute's Legends awards. He will receive his award this October in New York.

Giornetti shows feminine side

Ferragamo menswear designer Massimiliano Giornetti has been named head designer of womenswear, replacing Cristina Ortiz, reports WWD. Ortiz departs after the spring/summer 2010 show.

Pink gets shirty

British shirt brand Thomas Pink has opened its first Hong Kong store. Shop 242, Pacific Place, Admiralty, tel: 2155 9021