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Daisy Knights

Who started it? British-born Daisy Knights graduated from London's Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design in 2009 and soon set up her own studio in the Cotswolds.

Sunday, 25 March, 2012, 12:00am

The essentials - men

1 Necklace

Dog tags and chunky chains are passe - instead, opt for leather styles for a more masculine and modern look.

Try for size: Leather necklace with pendant (HK$1,900) by Dior Homme, The Landmark, Central, T 2524 8277.

3 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Melanie Georgacopoulos

Who started it? Half French and half Greek, Melanie Georgacopoulos gained a master of arts degree in jewellery design at the Royal College of Art in London. During a much-travelled youth, she absorbed the artwork, monuments and architecture of Athens and other historic cities across Europe.

18 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Security firm Brink's faces HK$1.3m claim over damaged bangles

Brink's - the security firm with the ubiquitous armoured vehicles - is being sued for HK$1.3 million over a delivery gone wrong. The company wasn't shuttling bags of money around town, though. Instead, it is accused of irreparably damaging two precious jade bangles.

26 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Jewellery designer Marie-Helene de Taillac as subtle as her designs

The way Marie-Helene de Taillac promotes her jewellery is as subtle as her designs.

'My jewellery is not for everyone,' the French jeweller said. 'My clients are like patrons. They love what I do and appreciate craftsmanship. I'd rather make them happy.'

14 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Editor's picks: Red

Ideal for your upcoming travels, this passport holder has a luxe feel with its crocodile embossed leather. Knightsbridge passport holder (HK$700) from Kate Spade, IFC Mall, Central, tel: 3188 1928

Practical and lightweight, this rose-printed nylon tote folds into a separate small pouch for easy storage. Tote (HK$3,200) from Valentino, The Landmark, Central, tel: 2523 8035

31 Jan 2011 - 12:00am

Super structure

Lifestyle cover: polka-dot tulle dress (HK$62,400) from Dolce & Gabbana, Alexandra House, Central. Leather necklace from Susanna Valerio, 9/F, 88 Jervois Street, Sheung Wan (inquiries: 9760 1505). Swarovski ring (HK$1,900) by Lucy Hutchings from Harvey Nichols, The Landmark, Central (inquiries: 3695 3388). Plastic bangles (HK$950 each) from Prada, The Landmark.

30 Jan 2011 - 12:00am

Loud & clear

Lifestyle cover: swimsuit (HK$7,600) by Lanvin from Joyce, New World Tower, Central. Gold choker (HK$5,100) and gold bow bangle (HK$4,800), both from Celine, The Landmark, Central. Cocktail bag (HK$1,800) from Kate Spade, IFC Mall, Central. Minaudiere clutch (HK$12,800) from Fendi, The Landmark. Bird skull ring (HK$2,800) by Alexander McQueen from On Pedder, New World Tower.

23 Jan 2011 - 12:00am

Cafe culture

Woollen dress with zip detail (HK$64,250) by Versace. Boots (HK$11,500) by Christian Dior. Bangles (HK$650) by Mischa Designs.

Silk dress (HK$35,000) by Christian Dior. Cotton belt (HK$600) by Mischa Designs.

Silk crepe side-hole dress (HK$18,500) by Gucci. Enamel bangles (HK$5,000) and (HK$6,300) by Hermes. Boots (HK$4,200) by Diane von Furstenberg.

3 Sep 2010 - 12:00am

Editor's picks: Plastic accessories

Colourful shades add a summery feel to your look. This style comes with black and red checks. Sunglasses (HK$880) by Vonzipper from J-01, Shop B, G/F, 57 Paterson Street, Causeway Bay, tel: 2808 0501

16 Aug 2010 - 12:00am

Editor's picks: Tribal

Perfect for the summer is this colourful patterned clutch, made from straw and raffia. Rochelle clutch (HK$2,550) from Anya Hindmarch, Harbour City, TST, tel: 2918 1689

28 Jun 2010 - 12:00am

Men's style

New York-based Juliet Li specialises in styling men and vintage women's wear. She travels the world scouting for unique clothing, accessories and jewellery pieces for high-end private clients.

28 Apr 2010 - 12:00am

Gold accessories put designer in the pink

For Johanna Ho Tsi-yan, pink is the new black. For the second year running, jewellery chain Chow Tai Fook has invited the couturier to design clothes to match its zodiac-inspired gold accessories. The collection was unveiled last week at Tsim Sha Tsui's new Woodhouse mall.

7 Dec 2009 - 12:00am

Margaret Turner

Who started it? British designer Margaret Turner has been creating jewellery for more than 30 years. She studied design at the Central School of Art and Crafts (now called Central St Martins) in London in the 1970s and her graduation collection immediately sold out.

15 Nov 2009 - 12:00am


Who started it? American-born jewellery designer Matthew Campbell Laurenza was inspired by his family's collection of art and antiques, and started producing sculptures and other artworks at a young age, often selling them to local shops and galleries.

18 Oct 2009 - 12:00am