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Cocktail Dress

Cocktail dresses

Friday, 23 December, 2011, 12:00am

New designer and jeweller to turn up the heat with smokin' glamour looks

Up-and-coming designer Susanna Ngao was surprised when more than 500 guests turned up for the first runway show of her S.Nine fashion brand at Central nightclub Play.

18 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Slinky frocks come out for Sex and the City premiere

The film Sex and the City 2 may not have scored many positive reviews, but its Hong Kong premiere on Monday night drew local celebrities in droves to Times Square in Causeway Bay.

10 Jun 2010 - 12:00am

Wish

Who started it? Australian designer Annette Cannock fell in love with fashion at a young age - her mother owned a boutique in Sydney's Hilton hotel. After studying business briefly, Cannock decided fashion was her true calling. She gained experience working at several local labels before designing her own line and selling it at Sydney markets.

6 Dec 2009 - 12:00am

Halston

Who created it? The iconic fashion label from the 1970s is back, although this time round it has little to do with its founder, the late designer Roy Halston Frowick. Relaunched for autumn-winter, the brand is run by a team that includes owners Tamara Mellon of Jimmy Choo and movie mogul Harvey Weinstein. Celebrity stylist Rachel Zoe serves as a consultant.

20 Jul 2008 - 12:00am

Photo finish

Watch and fashion shows add glamour to prestige event

26 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

Billion Dollar Babes

Where? This boutique is on Sydney's Oxford Street, an upmarket shopping strip lined with a mix of international fashion retailers, trendy stores, cafes and salons.

10 Jun 2007 - 12:00am

Back to the future

Balmain, one of the first haute couture houses in Paris, is returning to Hong Kong after a two-year sabbatical. Its ready-to-wear collection, created by new designer Christophe Decarnin, introduces a fusion style of tailoring the brand calls 'semi-couture'. Look for draped mini cocktail dresses and tailored separates in a mostly monochromatic palette enlivened with splashes of silver.

15 Apr 2007 - 12:00am

Dresses

Get your fashion fix on the Web

www.alight.com

This New York-based

site offers trendy dresses for plus-sized women, ranging from US size 12 to 32, by a selection of designers or its in-house label.

www.dresses.com

31 Jul 2006 - 12:00am