iDefence Keep your iPad protected with these terribly stylish cases by Prada (HK$3,950 each) available in a range of colours and motifs - here we have the motorbike in white and the steamship in black. Prada is in IFC Mall, Central, tel: 2234 7211.




Clutch control Hong Kong label Mischa is great for the festive season. We love the popular geometric clutch in white and red (left; HK$890) and the long evening clutch made from red and gold silk vintage obi fabric (below; HK$2,580). Mischa is available at




Rich pickings Bottega Veneta's latest cruise collection features relaxed silhouettes in subtle and muted tones - but it doesn't come cheap. The peach wraparound viscose-jersey dress (above right; HK$68,480) is a highly versatile option, while the print shift dress (HK$30,980), silk print cardigan (HK$17,680) and red leather tote (all above left; HK$31,280), is a bold day ensemble. Our favourite, however, is the graphic-print, viscose-crepe top (HK$15,480) and skirt (HK$17,280), with a big woven leather Cabat tote (HK$112,000) and calfskin heels (all above centre; HK$6,580). Bottega Veneta is in Pacific Place, Admiralty, tel: 2918 1792.



Top 'n' tail 'Tis the season for headwear and among our favourites is the dove-grey felt hat (below; HK$7,600) from Hermès. And while on the subject of seasonal accessories from the French house, we're also lusting after the burgundy and blue goatskin open-toe sandal (right; HK$12,800). Hermès is in Elements, 1 Austin Road West, Kowloon, tel: 2196 8028.