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  • Nov 22, 2014
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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.

21 Nov 2014 - 5:43pm

20 Nov 2014 - 4:44pm

20 Nov 2014 - 4:44pm

Tucked away on a clothes rack at The Talent Shop at PMQ in Central is a menswear collection by emerging label The World Is Your Oyster. Founded in 2014 by Calvin Chan and Joyce Kun, the label uses...

17 Nov 2014 - 10:31am

Luxury brands have displayed considerable interest in the intersection between fashion and art in recent years.

17 Nov 2014 - 10:31am

Luxury handbags are serious collectibles that retain their value over time. And getting your hands on one has just become easier with Christie's first physical auction dedicated to the accessory...

13 Nov 2014 - 5:34pm


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At his couture show for Chanel in January, Karl Lagerfeld sent his models down the catwalk sporting the very best the atelier had to offer - paired with sneakers.

10 Nov 2014 - 10:53am

The West has generally overlooked Hong Kong in its quest to conquer China's luxury market and find the next big Chinese designer. But the city has received some serious fashion kudos thanks to...

10 Nov 2014 - 10:54am

In town for the Fendi Un Art Autre exhibition at Landmark Atrium, the Fendi scion talks about working with Karl Lagerfeld, growing up in a luxury dynasty and the effects of globalisation

6 Nov 2014 - 5:26pm

6 Nov 2014 - 5:26pm

Singapore-based photographer James Bent spent four years chronicling what real people are wearing across Asia. He shares his findings, along with his picks of the region's hippest neighbourhoods...

6 Nov 2014 - 10:14pm

Touring the Shanghai Museum five years ago, Chinese-American designer Angel Chang was immediately struck by displays of the intricately woven textiles of the Dong and Miao ethnic minorities.

6 Nov 2014 - 1:24am

31 Oct 2014 - 5:02pm

Just about everyone in Hong Kong is happy to see October when it arrives. The notorious humidity levels have started to fall and we can think about dressing for style rather than just to avoid...

30 Oct 2014 - 12:18am

With Shanghai Fashion Week coming to an end, the appearance of Hollywood actress Nicole Kidman on the red carpet at Okura Hotel on October 22 sent a buzz through the city.

27 Oct 2014 - 11:09am

4 Nov 2014 - 7:55pm

There is neither an emblematic logo nor an interlocking alphabet in sight. There isn't a signature colour or motif that gives it away, or a shimmering clasp or lock that draws the eye.

25 Oct 2014 - 11:30pm

It takes more than a slogan T-shirt to make a statement on the runways of Paris. Be it theatrical staging or inspirations for the collections, the veterans of fashion houses know how to get the...

23 Oct 2014 - 9:53am

Among the luxe denim and 1970s boho hippie looks on the catwalks of Milan last month was the designer who has been catching everyone's eye for the past three seasons.

22 Oct 2014 - 11:52pm

Luxury jewellery brand Vara of London is much like a sparkling biography of its founder Mayuri Vara.

The collection is inspired by Vara's own travels and her time living in Britain and Hong...

16 Oct 2014 - 4:43pm

Corina Larpin was at a party, wearing a large flower-shaped ring set with blue sapphires, a piece she made and gave to herself as a birthday gift. A woman came up to her and offered to buy it.

16 Oct 2014 - 4:43pm

Oriental influences are prominent on the runway and on the front row, from geisha-esque make-up to kimono-inspired silhouettes and prints that reinterpret Japanese typography. Others look to the...

16 Oct 2014 - 10:45am

Stuart Weitzman’s classic 50/50 boots combine comfort with style. And it only gets better from here. In collaboration with creative maestros including Huishan Zhang, Erickson Beamon and KTZ,...

23 Oct 2014 - 1:06pm

It may be hard to believe, but fame isn't always the best thing for a brand - just ask Acne co-founder and designer Jonny Johansson.

13 Oct 2014 - 11:49am

Despite many designers' claims to originality, few ever push boundaries. But one Asian name is starting to become synonymous with forward-thinking fashion innovation in the region.

14 Oct 2014 - 5:18pm

Jing Zhang takes a saunter through the highs, lows and hemlines of the spring-summer fashion weeks.

11 Oct 2014 - 10:44pm


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