Uniqlo

Street threads

PUBLISHED : Sunday, 01 November, 2009, 12:00am
UPDATED : Sunday, 01 November, 2009, 12:00am

1 Reebok has released a series of Freestyle high-top trainers for the autumn. There are five collections to choose from including the Nostalgia range, which features a pastel-blue pair with a double ankle strap (pictured; HK$649) and the Stripped range, which includes sporty white high tops (HK$799). The collections are available at 4/F, Sogo Department Store, 4/F, Causeway Bay, tel: 2831 8580.

2 Ksubi's latest eyewear range is made from lightweight titanium or 70 per cent organic acetate sheets and includes details such as diamond bevelled arms and digital prints (pictured; HK$1,700). Also look for traditional styles such as the aviator (HK$1,700) updated with a bevelled gold trim. The line is available at I.T (Pacific Place, Admiralty, tel: 2918 0667) and Lane Crawford (IFC Mall, Central, tel: 2118 3388).

3 Mischa Designs has added another handbag to its collection of obi bangles and bags. Inspired by the hexagonal patterns of obi fabric, the bag features delicate Eastern-style details. The shoulder bag comes in four colours including camel (pictured; HK$4,200) and is made from soft Italian leather. For inquiries, call 2523 9777.

4 Jil Sander's first collection for Uniqlo (Festival Walk, Kowloon Tong, tel: 2265 8586) is finally in the store and embodies the designer's high-fashion minimalist style but at a fraction of the cost. Made in her signature neutral palette of black, white and grey, highlights include T-shirts, tailored shirts and knitwear for men and women. The outerwear line (HK$599 to HK$1,299), including slim coats made from soft wool (pictured), is another standout.