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  1. Back to the future with Chalayan

    Posted Feb 25th 2009, 12:00am by Francesca Fearon

    ... underskirts and balloons lifting up clothes. Since 2003, Chalayan has also directed art projects including short films such as Place to Passage, a fantasy vision of a pod-like racing car filmed against a dreamlike cityscape and a short film featuring actress Tilda Swinton, which was originally conceived for the Venice Biennale. The designer says ever since he was 18 he wanted to creative ...

  2. Big on the British

    Posted Nov 04th 2011, 12:00am

    ... of the best British fashion is on display for creative personalities and stylesetters from around Hong Kong and the mainland. A two-day event this week co-hosted by the British Fashion Council and London Show Rooms, it is part of a drive by British fashion to stake its rightful place in the global style stakes. London used to be the edgy, student designer counterpart to the commercial ...

  3. British Heritage

    Posted Sep 16th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Divia Harilela lifestyle@scmp.com Things are smartening up this season as designers focus on beautifully tailored pieces made from traditional British fabrics. Well-cut suits, jackets, waistcoats and trousers come in black and white checks as seen at Yves Saint Laurent, while dark tweed jackets take centre stage at Chanel. Designers are also mixing and matching different prints; ...

  4. Lifestyle - Fashion & Watches - SOCIETY

    A quantum of cool for babies in the fast lane

    Posted Mar 15th 2013, 12:00am by James Whittle

    ... that comes to mind at the mention of Aston Martin is Agent 007 James Bond. So it was a rather odd event that somehow managed to combine prams and the iconic British sports car. Silver Cross may ... a Royal Warrant, making it the British royal family's pram of choice. This week Silver Cross released a limited edition of its Surf pram inspired by Aston Martin at an event held at Ocean ...

  5. In the next issue of STYLE...

    Posted Sep 01st 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to presidents, artists and film directors, and to London to talk to luxury-leather designer Bill Amberg. We also bring you the latest tailored looks from the catwalk. With your new image, who better to emulate than our cover personality, Hong Kong screen icon Tony Leung? And, for those who are still wedded to their casual gear, we profile Kim Jones, the British designer who has made sportswear ...

  6. Magazines - Faces - FRAGRANCES

    Smell of success

    Posted Sep 27th 2012, 12:00am by Catharine Nicol

    ... Catharine Nicol Heady scents are synonymous with perfumer who dares to be different, writes Catharine Nicol SMELLof success   Renowned for his work with Armani, Kenzo, Christian Dior and Jean Paul Gaultier, Francis Kurkdjian has made a name for himself as ...

  7. British designer joins makeup brand to paint faces for 'chic, wonderful life'

    Posted Jul 21st 2008, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... plays an important role,' the best new designer at last year's British Fashion Awards said. 'The collaboration is all about mixing chic, beauty, fashion, and showing how wonderful ... passionate about life and fashion, and this is what inspires me, merging the beauty of life into fashion, and bringing in the colours of life.' By the way, for autumn, the British trendsetter ...

  8. Classic British branding

    Posted May 05th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Daks From a bespoke tailoring service set up in Middlesex Street in London in 1894, Daks (right) has grown into one of Britain's leading fashion houses. British Designer of the Year Giles Deacon, and Daks menswear design director Bruce Montgomery combine the brand's renowned tailoring skills with luxurious fabrics and clean lines. For women the luxury collection ...

  9. News

    Posted Feb 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Jing Zhang jing.zhang@scmp.com Great Scot earns BFC honour Jonathan Saunders has been named the 2012 British Fashion Council (BFC)/Vogue Fashion Fund winner. He studied printed textiles ... goals,' says Saunders. The win gives the 34-year-old access to valued director-level industry mentors and provides GBP200,000 (HK$2.4 million), a cash prize aimed at giving promising British ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - FASHION

    Is this one of the world's most expensive suits? It's a snip at HK$1 million

    Posted Jun 12th 2013, 11:37am by Staff Reporter

    ... for the British forces stationed in Hong Kong, making officers' uniforms as well as civilian attire. Word soon spread to Europe and America of the firm's reputation as one of the city's leading tailors, prompting it to open a shop in London's exclusive Pall Mall. But in 1997, the company had to rethink its business plan in Hong Kong when British troops left after ...




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