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  • Dec 23, 2014
  • Updated: 6:13am
Killer Heels review: a fun history of the fashion for high heels

Shakespeare mentions high heels in Hamlet, former New York mayor Michael Bloomberg praised them, and designers from Christian Dior to Manolo Blahnik have bewitched women and men with their...

22 Dec 2014 - 2:10pm
British designer Kit Neale parades pop culture in vibrant prints

Kit Neale launched his eponymous label in 2012, celebrating a design philosophy built on rich textures and vibrant prints. The designer has had a busy schedule thus far, working on both his label...

20 Dec 2014 - 11:51pm
British designer Kit Neale parades pop culture in vibrant prints

Ridiculous Christmas jumpers, woolly hats, comedy socks and "Santas" stumbling down Wyndham Street with a cigarette and beer in hand - the festive season, more often than not, is about frivolity...

19 Dec 2014 - 4:34pm
British designer Kit Neale parades pop culture in vibrant prints

19 Dec 2014 - 4:34pm
British designer Kit Neale parades pop culture in vibrant prints

Remember the bestselling book, Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus? Always keep this in mind when buying a gift for the man in your life. That is why the book has sold more than 50 million...

19 Dec 2014 - 11:36am
Burberry trenches, Armani shoes and Scottish woollies fit for royals

Burberry has come a long way since the days when its iconic check was core to a Lonsdale tracksuit and Fred Perry cap ensemble. Thanks to an aggressive rebrand, we now have the likes of teen heart...

20 Dec 2014 - 11:51pm

Having started out as a doorto- door, wholesale jewellery salesman almost 30 years ago, self-taught designer Sidney Chung shifted his focus from sales to design when the market tumbled following...

20 Dec 2014 - 11:51pm


Today's Poll

  • Yes: 74%
  • No: 26%
22 Dec 2014
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Total number of votes recorded: 250

Who started it? Italian designer Massimo Giorgetti founded MSGM in partnership with the Paolini Group in 2008, at the start of the economic downturn.

13 Dec 2014 - 9:54pm

Since Hedi Slimane was appointed creative director of Saint Laurent in 2012, the media has spent much time questioning his way of reinterpreting the French maison. So much so, that his photography...

12 Dec 2014 - 5:14pm

1. Striking cords Mark our words, Richard James is set to become the next Paul Smith.

13 Dec 2014 - 9:54pm

WarGames, the quite ludicrous but brilliant 1980s movie starring Matthew Broderick as a hacker who stumbles upon a rogue supercomputer bent on starting the third world war, is going to be remade....

13 Dec 2014 - 9:54pm


Roksanda Ilincic's knitted clutch Quirky cool.

13 Dec 2014 - 9:54pm

The most stressful event of the holiday season must be shopping for Christmas gifts. While men and children are easier to please (the simpler the better), it's a bit complicated when it comes to...

15 Dec 2014 - 11:37am

12 Dec 2014 - 2:23pm

Fashion and bridal designer Jenny Packham sometimes suffers from late night "Pinsomnia". She has become fascinated by how Pinterest and other social media are transforming the bridal business.

5 Dec 2014 - 4:25pm

Shopping is traditionally viewed as being monopolised by women. But things are starting to change, as men become more fashion and style conscious. To cater to the growing demand, Hong Kong has...

5 Dec 2014 - 4:25pm

It is alarming to think of it now, but in the 1970s a few of the leading jewellery maisons had a big clear-out of their archives.

4 Dec 2014 - 4:59pm

Fyodor Golan’s colourful, playful collection comes to town.

4 Dec 2014 - 12:43pm

For those who like to bling it in the new year, Hong Kong's fashionistas pick their favourite jewellery for the big night out.

5 Dec 2014 - 4:09pm

Coach has been synonymous with accessories ever since it was founded in New York in 1941. But that all changed during New York Fashion Week in February, when the label unveiled its first ready-to-...

28 Nov 2014 - 5:24pm

When it comes to establishing a fashion brand, Luke Grana wouldn't be an obvious choice. But the entrepreneur, who sold off several coffee bars in Sydney, is already creating a buzz with his...

28 Nov 2014 - 5:27pm

27 Nov 2014 - 5:08pm

Christopher de Vos and Peter Pilotto add heavy embellishment and unusual techniques to give their latest collection a bold new look.

26 Nov 2014 - 11:02pm

Lower prices are one of the factors driving mainlanders to shop for luxury goods abroad, which is why outlet malls in Europe and the US have become a top destination for travellers.

21 Nov 2014 - 5:43pm

After opening a store in London's prestigious Sloane Square last month, British jeweller Monica Vinader is now in Hong Kong to inaugurate her eponymous IFC boutique, the first in Asia.

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