Out shopping

PUBLISHED : Sunday, 27 September, 2009, 12:00am
UPDATED : Sunday, 27 September, 2009, 12:00am

Four-wheel motion

Samsonite's Cosmolite line (HK$3,700 to HK$4,870) is all about the Curv, a new superlight high-performance anti-scratch material. It is used on a range of five spinners available in various sizes and a beauty case. Features include four wheels, allowing the bag to be turned 360 degrees, and a monotube handle on which you can hook another bag. Colours include silver, black, navy and red. Available at Samsonite, IFC Mall, Central, tel: 2295 3055.

Snake charmers

Bulgari's Serpenti collection is snake-like in form. Items include a range of wraparound watches and jewellery resembling scales and serpent heads. Standouts are the white gold double coil bracelet with a diamond head and scales (above right; HK$483,000) and the pink gold ring with a pav?-set diamond head (above left; HK$28,600). The collection is available at Bulgari, Chater House, Central, tel: 2523 8057.

Get hooked

The Gancino collection by Salvatore Ferragamo (HK$1,200 to HK$5,500) includes totes, bucket bags, pochettes and messenger bags made from specially treated black or gold fabric stamped with the brand's logo print and featuring a double gancino (metal hook) clip. Available at Salvatore Ferragamo, The Mandarin Oriental, Central, tel: 2523 0899.

In the Limelight

Piaget's latest Limelight Paradise collection includes the white gold and diamond Altiplano watch (HK$141,000), inspired by 'tropical seas'. The watch has a coral motif and a mother-of-pearl face that glows a green in the dark. Available at Piaget, Prince's Building, Central, tel: 2311 1122.