Split and polish
Shoes this season are fierce and sexy, or so dictates Giuseppe Zanotti. Standouts include the asymmetrical ankle bootie (HK$6,950), which resembles an ankle boot on one side and a more revealing strappy sandal on the other. The shoes are available at Giuseppe Zanotti, IFC Mall, Central, tel: 2805 0890.
Shanghai Tang's latest collection reflects an upcoming trend of prints ranging from batik motifs to Bauhaus-inspired pieces. Standouts include the print sleeveless bias cut dress (pictured; HK$3,200) and the chiffon scarf-collar blouse with a pretty floral print (HK$2,400), which would make a versatile wardrobe staple. The line is available at Shanghai Tang, Pedder Street, Central, tel: 2525 7333.
Burberry Prorsum has looked to iconic British author Virginia Woolf for inspiration for its autumn/winter 'it' bag, the Woolf (HK$17,500 to HK$192,000). Featuring pleat details on the front, the slouchy style comes in three sizes and a range of fabrics including suede, cord, burnished leather and expensive alligator (pictured). The bags are available at Burberry, Alexandra House, Central, tel: 2868 3511.