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  1. Fashion week has gone out of style

    Posted Jul 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Joanna Chiu joanna.chiu@scmp.com On the opening day of Hong Kong Fashion Week yesterday- which is usually the busiest day of the fair- exhibitors sat at their empty booths, slowly eating ... or fashion-trade conventions in Beijing and Shanghai,' Zhang said. The relatively low turnout at the 19th annual Hong Kong Fashion Week for spring and summer fashions reflected Hong Kong's ...

  2. New York designer sees potential for a fashionable mainland

    Posted Oct 25th 2010, 12:00am by Vivian Chen

    ... with Vivian Chen Possibly not long from now, we'll see New York-based designer Derek Lam expanding his fashion business further north to the mainland. 'That's partly the reason why I've been trying to spend a lot of time in China. I didn't want to go into China until I really felt comfortable because we are not a very large brand,' Lam (pictured), ...

  3. An ideal catwalk to fashion a career

    Posted Oct 28th 2007, 12:00am by Suzanne Harrison

    ... in the mass media than the gender-bender high fashion models of Europe. Originally from Johannesburg, Mr Oshry came to Hong Kong about six years ago. He's one of the few stayers. Most contracts ... I'm the kind of guy who will always get work... 'There are two types of models: the high fashion ones and then you have the advertising guys [like him] who are all about selling ...

  4. Fashioning careers

    Posted Feb 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Liz Gooch

    ... Liz Gooch In the competitive world of fashion, utilising the industry's international potential is critical to success and British designers turned educators, Patrick and Jane ... week seeking work experience opportunities for students who will enrol in a three-year bachelor of fashion design or performance sportswear design at Falmouth University this September. ...

  5. Fashion passion has Ilse in stitches

    Posted May 07th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Sam Spiro Ilse Kerling has a passion for fashion. But the flames of desire didn't start to burn when she was a teenager or when she was in her 20s. It took years of being ridiculed in Hong Kong stores before her 1.8-metre tall, inner-fashion designer was finally unleashed. 'I used to walk into shops in Hong Kong and the staff would just laugh at me. It really got to me. ...

  6. Map collector fashions plan to promote Olympics

    Posted May 07th 2006, 12:00am by Norma Connolly

    ... Norma Connolly Map collector Marcopolo Tam Siu-cheung wants to turn part of his extensive collection into haute couture to promote the Olympics. Among his 230,000 cartographs, antique papers and photographs are maps of Olympic cities, and to bolster suppo ...

  7. Seeking person with a passion for fashion

    Posted Apr 23rd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Susie Gyopos An exceptional career opportunity has just arisen for a highly creative and dynamic fashion professional. Due to a promotion a vacancy has come up and a renowned public body would like to recruit a replacement manager- fashion shows and publications, to head the lifestyle team within its creative department. The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (TDC), ...

  8. Fashion goes to the dogs but it's still up-market

    Posted Jan 09th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the idea of bringing the high-end, Japanese doggy line to the city. She had previously been a merchandiser for a large European fashion chain, but long hours and too much stress prompted her ...

  9. Italian fashionistas help The Swank get into spring-summer mood

    Posted Apr 04th 2011, 12:00am

    ... with Vivian Chen The Swank's managing director, David Hong Kin-hay, was in dandy mode at Italian fashion house Brunello Cucinelli's spring-summer collection preview at Pacific Place's The Swank shop last week. The fashion business guru mingled with VIP guests at the cocktail party, wearing an ensemble of denim shirt, suit jacket and a pair of nicely polished shoes ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    How will China deal with region's distrust?

    Posted Apr 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Greg Torode

    ... fashion, and the latter is in turn reaching out to Hanoi. Indonesia is also active in co-operation that reaches beyond the troubled framework of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations. While ...




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