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  1. Lifestyle - Fashion & Watches

    Embrace the passion for Chinese embroidery

    Posted Apr 05th 2013, 12:00am by INGRID CHUA-GO

    ... Ingrid Chua-Go With a new atelier in Beijing, the fashion house Jay Ahr champions Chinese crafts through Western design. The label’s Belgian-born designer, Jonathan Riss, is known for his beautiful forms and intricate details. Having completed his first ready-to-wear presentation during Paris Fashion Week last month, Riss is publicising his collaboration with Chinese artisans ...

  2. Designer cooks up a culture lesson

    Posted Dec 03rd 2004, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... International fashion houses should not just focus on the dollar signs but learn to embrace Asian culture when expanding their empires in East Asia, a renowned British designer says. Sir ... design from their hearts and not make collections too business-oriented. 'I feel many [fashion companies] came to Asia just to make money. They never tried understanding the culture ...

  3. Cultural revolution to fashion evolution

    Posted Dec 08th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the situation was more than 30 years ago,' he said. At the time, mainland residents were still staggering from the tumultuous decade of the Cultural Revolution and the dress code was limited ... they needed fashion designers and there should be more choices. The Chinese fashion business really took off,' Mr Xie said. And that is when he set up his own brand. He launched Jefen in 2000 ...

  4. Armani's back with a fresh new look

    Posted Dec 17th 2010, 12:00am by Kobi Chan

    ... Edited by Kobi Chan Emporio Armani store renovation cocktail party Where: Chater House When: November 12 What: A stylish crowd celebrated the redecoration of Italian fashion label Emporio Armani's store in Chater House. Guests were entertained by Malaysian-Chinese singer Gary Chaw Ge. Who: Checking out the new outlet were Nancy Lee, Enrico Kwong, Simon Birch, Ingrid Chen and Harris ...

  5. Blood lines

    Posted Nov 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... and paisley, combined with chinoiserie-inspired motifs. 'It looks Chinese, no?' she asks, unravelling the scarf to reveal a rainbow of colours and more geometric prints. 'Two seasons ago ... cultures and antiques this has resulted in a look that is eclectic, modern and sophisticated. 'I never start a collection with a theme- that's boring. I want to leave myself free ...

  6. Lifestyle - Beauty

    Giant slayer: How Sham Kar-wai wants to conquer mainland

    Posted Nov 09th 2012, 12:00am by Divia Harilela

    ... but slipped away quietly as soon as it was over. You wouldn't think Sham is one of Asia's most powerful fashion figures. Recently named among the top 25 most influential Chinese in global ... Sham attributes I.T's success to the rapid growth of the middle class. "China moves at a lightning speed. A lot of Chinese can now travel. Now they demand international labels. People ...

  7. Lifestyle - Fashion & Watches - FASHION

    Superga makes big entry into Hong Kong

    Posted Apr 08th 2013, 12:00am by Abid Rahman

    ... Italian food, Italian fashion, Italian culture. "The Chinese are not too dissimilar from Italians. They like 'real' things, things with tradition, real stories and real ... sociopolitical and cultural meanings, too. Hong Kong and [the mainland], people love Italian food, Italian fashion, Italian culture Marco Boglione "Since the youth culture revolutions ...

  8. Something special for your beloved

    Posted Jun 19th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and steel in a clean, classic design. He'll be so eager to show off his phone that you'll never have to worry about him forgetting to call. For Her The red double-happiness Chinese character denotes joy and togetherness, and it is customarily used for decorative purposes at Chinese weddings. G.O.D. has a wide range of products featuring this auspicious character, including ...

  9. Old blog, new tricks

    Posted Jan 05th 2011, 12:00am by Jing Zhang

    ... fashion, style, beauty and film; how they can support each other and the diverse ways that you can express them.' Pernet has included Chinese directors such as Hong Kong photographer Wing Shya ...

  10. Magazines - Style

    Armani Inc: the man with fashion's Midas touch

    Posted Sep 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... not to be a slave to the latest trends and fads. As Italian men are famed for their masculine elegance, so too Chinese men are becoming known for their luxury spending. It is one of the few regions ...




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