Man of the moment

PUBLISHED : Friday, 16 December, 2011, 12:00am
UPDATED : Friday, 16 December, 2011, 12:00am


1 Tartan never goes out of style, making this silk and wool scarf (HK$5,700) from Herm?s the perfect gift for traditionalists and trendsetters alike.

2 If your man is the ultimate socialite, look no further than Thomas Pink. Its range of gift sets include this black-tie combo with evening shirt (HK$2,000), cummerbund (HK$1,200), bow tie (HK$600), and onyx studs (HK$1,350) and cufflinks (HK$2,000).

3 Legendary men's clothier Brooks Brothers is always a safe bet for chic, colourful ties (HK$820).

4 Jetsetters are sure to love a hand-picked selection of LUXE City Guides. The Black Bespoke box (HK$425) is made from carbon bookbinding linen and holds five handy guides of your choosing. Available exclusively at

5 Elegant and understated, Coach's mobile phone case (HK$1,250) in textured cordovan leather also doubles as a wallet with card slots and an interior pocket.

6 Give your guy's grooming routine a luxury overhaul with Czech & Speake's No. 88 Carbon Fibre Traveller's Shaving Kit (HK$10,200), which includes a razor, shaving soap and dish, badger brush and aftershave. Available at Joyce Grooming.

7 Christmas wouldn't be complete without Santa, so why not welcome him with a pair of cheeky boxers (HK$190) from Tommy Hilfiger? Also available in a two-piece set for HK$350.

8 Bulgari's newest scent for men, Bulgari Man, is a modern take on a woody oriental fragrance. The holiday gift set (HK$805) includes a 100ml eau de toilette, 75ml shower gel and limited-edition PC tablet. Available at Harvey Nichols.

9 For the man who has it all but nowhere to put it, you can't go wrong with Burberry's Boston holdall (HK$10,500). The simple duffel gets its modern look from burned-orange leather.

10 Three years in the making, Breguet's Classique 5717 Hora Mundi watch (from HK$628,900) features an instant-jump time-zone display and three different dials representing the Americas, European continent and Asia. Available in platinum and red gold.

11 Manufactured exclusively for Hong Kong and China, Movado's SE Extreme watch (HK$17,900) is crafted from stainless steel, black carbon fibre and Texalium, a reflective aluminium-coated fibreglass, for a sleek and sporty look. Available at King's Watch Co.

12 With a 16GB capacity, Shanghai Tang's USB keyring (HK$3,480) is perfect for the man on the move. The sterling silver accessory is also just right for the coming Year of the Dragon.

Directory of shops

Breguet 2311 1891

Brooks Brothers 2523 3366

Burberry 2868 3511

Coach 2868 9676

Harvey Nichols 3968 2668

Herm?s 2522 6229

Joyce Grooming 2522 2886

King's Watch Co 2522 3469

Shanghai Tang 2525 7337

Thomas Pink 2155 9671

Tommy Hilfiger 2525 8848