Chin Huat

Barbecue with a view

The Regent hosted a National Day barbecue party on the pool terrace which was kitted out in Chinese lanterns and life size figures of chairman Mao Zedong.

Monday, 9 October, 2000, 12:00am

Coco teams up with Cartier

Pop star Coco Lee flew in to help Cartier launch its new handbag collection 'Cage de Cartier'. More than 800 guests turned out for the elaborate affair which involved five themed rooms.

1. Laurent Nebot (MD Cartier Far East) and Coco Lee

2. Janet and Michael Wong and Maggie Yeung-Bauml

3. Yvonne Chua and Francis Gouten

4. Amanda Lee

25 Sep 2000 - 12:00am

Loving Laurel

Laurel celebrated the opening of its new shop in the lobby of the Marco Polo Hotel with cocktails and a fashion show. It is the label's fourth store in Hong Kong. Guests enjoyed the sleek and sporty lines of the collection and afterwards were also treated to a makeup demonstration by T LeClerc.

1. Lucylia Rohmig and Sandra Leung

2. Stella Xi

25 Sep 2000 - 12:00am

Out and about

Philip Kwok, Betty Tung, Tung Chee-hwa, Mr and Mrs Paul Leung at the Hong Kong Philharmonic Society fund-raising concert held at the Cultural Centre followed by a gala dinner at the Regent.

Karin Thomson and Tansy Lau at Christian Dior's autumn/winter fashion show held at Pink in Chai Wan.

25 Sep 2000 - 12:00am

Yuppies tee off in style

Mission Hills Golf Club tied up its Yuppie Golfers Night which was held every Friday of last month at Club ing in the Renaissance Harbour View Hotel. Golfing enthusiasts were entertained by putting games, quizzes and on the last night, a Cuban band. As well as exchanging golfing tips, guests managed to find new golfing partners.

1. Angela Ching, Carol Chu and Sylvio Wang

18 Sep 2000 - 12:00am

Icon in the making

The opening of Icon, a 10,000- square-foot megastore dedicated to beauty, make-up and skin care not surprisingly attracted models, socialites and beautiful women.

4 Sep 2000 - 12:00am

Marketing stunt hits heights

Guests went up the wall in a cliffhanger at Sha Tin's New Town Plaza, where TV stars, models, and sports fans found time to give the launch of the new Guess G3 sports watch a hand. A makeshift climbing wall was set up and guests snapped into a safety harness to try to scale new heights. Instructors from the Hong Kong Mountaineering Union were on hand to give tips and oversee proceedings.

21 Aug 2000 - 12:00am

Culture vultures swoop

1. Joan Leung, Nelly Fung, Desiree Jebsen and Bill Flanz are pictured at the Asian Cultural Council's annual award presentation ceremony held at the Nokia Gallery of the Fringe Club.

2. Raymond Chow, Kuah Boon Wee, Percy Weatherall and Ian Hawskworth at the cocktail reception held to celebrate Hongkong Land's portal which is dedicated to dining and shopping.

21 Aug 2000 - 12:00am

Benevolent banquet

More than $100,000 was raised for the Little Sisters of the Poor, a home for the aged in Aberdeen, at a lavish luncheon and charity cooking class at Nicholini's restaurant in the Conrad Hotel. Organised by Susan Elman, Elizabeth Pouliot and Kajsa Fung, the event coincided with Nicholini's 10th anniversary.

3 Jul 2000 - 12:00am

Philippine celebration day

A gala dinner was held in the Grand Hyatt to celebrate the 102nd anniversary of Philippine independence as well as the 25th year of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the Philippines and China.

26 Jun 2000 - 12:00am

Tee party

Amateur women golfers were joined by professional players for the fun-filled HKPGA Ladies' Pro-Am Day held at the Hong Kong Golf Club in Fanling. The competition was held in the form of strokeplay with the best net scores. Winners were David Freeman, Lana Woo, Lily Chan and Eugenia Chung Lee.

12 Jun 2000 - 12:00am

Catwalk capers

Pop star Edison Chen struts his stuff on the catwalk for Armani Exchange while (clockwise, from top) are Ana Riviera, Philippe Sung and Gilbert Yeung; Jackson Ng and Sophie Rahman; Cindy Yeung and Albert Cheung; Kevin Hon and Belinda Koo; and Elvina Kong and Maggie Q.

29 May 2000 - 12:00am

Socialites resort to Thai fun

The fun-loving side of eight Hong Kong female celebrities and socialites came to the fore at the launch of TAG Heuer's first watch for women, the Alter Ego.

The Swiss watch company organised a weekend of partying and pampering at the Banyan Tree resort in Phuket where the women were flown to indulge themselves.

17 Apr 2000 - 12:00am

Boutiques pair up

A cocktail evening and fashion show was held to celebrate the opening of the Moschino and Blumarine boutiques, located next to each other in Ocean Terminal.

Hosted by Bluebell, the sleek and the chic turned out in full force to admire the clothes. They were entertained by a live jazz band.

17 Apr 2000 - 12:00am

Inside knowledge key to Uniform fashion

The trio who form the British label Uniform - sold in Joyce - were in town recently for UK Cut, a fashion extravanganza organised by the British Consulate-General to showcase British designers.

Roger Lee, Lesley Sealey and Chris Connors say they design and produce eclectic clothes for women who know themselves inside and out.

31 Mar 2000 - 12:00am