Fashion Blog

J. Crew drops anchor in Hong Kong

J. Crew creative director Jenna Lyons. Photo: Danielle Levitt

Sequins are all the rage at J. Crew's headquarters in downtown New York.

Monday, 15 October, 2012, 6:25pm

Designer teams up with blogger to spread the word on latest line of arm candy

Independent designers should never underestimate the power of bloggers. To help reach a wider audience, Michelle Lai, the savvy founder of accessories brand Mischa, has paired up with blogger and boutique owner Christing Chang of Fashion Hedonism to launch a collection of travel clutches.

25 May 2012 - 12:00am

The social side to online media

Most people today have at least one social media identity, but is spending so much time online, rather than going out and communicating face-to-face, antisocial? Not any more. Hongkongers have hopped aboard a growing trend of meet-up groups sprouting from social media, from cyberspace into bars and cafes.

18 May 2012 - 12:00am

Blogs with style

No fashionista worth her Jimmy Choos will put together an ensemble without logging onto top blogs such as the Sartorialist or Fashiontoast to scrutinise the hottest new looks first.

10 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

City's fashion lovers slow to get on with the blog

Delivering trends and news faster than magazines and newspapers, fashion blogs have been influencing what their followers wear and how they think about style for the past decade, but it's only in recent years that the movement has really gathered pace.

9 Feb 2011 - 12:00am

Long-distance call

Susie Lau has been blogging about all things stylish since 2006; in fashion years that's a lifetime. As a veteran who has served time in the trenches with the likes of Scott Schuman (of The Sartorialist), Garance Dore and Tommy Ton, the 26-year-old Briton has become a blog spokesperson on ... well, blogging.

6 Jun 2010 - 12:00am

New kids on the blog

The business of setting fashion trends used to be an elitist world where designers, fashion editors and buyers decided what was hot for the coming season. But those days are over. The public, armed with the power and speed of the internet, are having their say too - and fashion executives are taking notice.

15 Aug 2007 - 12:00am

Bloggers provide vital counterpoint

ABC News calls them the People of the Year and, according to statistics, a new one makes an appearance every 7? seconds. Who are they? They are the bloggers.

I will be the first to admit I find the blogging phenomenon a bit hard to fathom. Face it: this is diary writing with a spin. It is journal keeping with good marketing hype.

21 Feb 2005 - 12:00am