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  • Oct 21, 2014
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Fashion Show

Hermès' Christophe Lemaire brings 'slow fashion' to mainland

Entering the room at the Puli Hotel in Shanghai, Christophe Lemaire looks serene. In a few hours, Hermès will present its first womenswear show in China, inside the imposing halls of the Shanghai Exhibition Centre on Nanjing Lu.

Wednesday, 12 September, 2012, 10:27am

Landmark Men marks summer sale season with generous soiree of fashion, food and music

It's this time of the year that the summer sale is in full swing.

To further boost sales, shops in Landmark Men hosted a soiree on Thursday night featuring live performances, a fashion show, shopping benefits and free-flowing canapes and cocktails.

2 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

These days everyone gets a bite of the apple

New York Fashion Week has kicked off with a bang, with Old World Hollywood glamour evoking bygone eras. But now that Facebook, Twitter and live blogging of fashion shows are becoming more and more common, has the catwalk format has lost its mystique? Many labels are now streaming their runway collections as they happen, so any fan can sit in his or her bedroom and experience the show.

17 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Elderly models far from old-fashioned

There may have been more emphasis on comfort than style, but 20 rather mature catwalk models showed that age is no object to looking good.

31 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Age no barrier to looking good, say grey-power queens of the catwalk

Who says 60 is too old to strut down a catwalk wearing the latest fashions?

Certainly not those who will take part in a fashion show for the 'silver-haired generation' or the fashion student designers who produced their clothing.

26 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Hong Kong designer adds traditional opera culture to couture

It's hard to tell whether style-maker Dorian Ho Kwok-ching is in the Luxury Week schedule because the organisers really liked his designs or just because they wanted a token Hong Kong name in the lineup. Burying his show in a Wednesday early afternoon slot (instead of one of the higher-profile evening slots) didn't bode well for attendance, but give the local designer marks for effort.

29 Aug 2008 - 12:00am

Crowds gather to watch catwalk of street culture

Temple Street, a well-known area that strongly represents local street culture, was recently turned into a catwalk by a group of talented students from Caritas Bianchi College of Careers.

The fashion show, entitled Lunar Fashion Extravaganza at Temple Street, was part of the Temple Street Festival 2003.

30 Sep 2003 - 12:00am

All geared up for a wild show in Paris

Ooh la, la. Those naughty Chinese communists and their wild fashions. Leggy models posed and pouted around the Great Hall of the People on Wednesday as the party prepared to take on Paris fashion houses on their home ground.

28 Aug 1999 - 12:00am

Student creations crowd the catwalk

Young fashion designers paraded their original and innovative creations on the catwalk at a glamorous fashion show.

A total of 36 designers displayed their collections at Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education's first graduation fashion show.

10 Apr 1999 - 12:00am

Designs on fashion award

Creativity and innovation were the hallmarks of a fashion show by young designers.

Twenty-seven students competed for the best design award as part of the Joint School Art Society school fashion show held at Jockey Club Ti-l College.

23 Jan 1998 - 12:00am

Birthday 'bash' in pipeline

Even before the doors open to the Interstoff Asia Spring show, organiser Messe Frankfurt is planning the Interstoff Asia Autumn 1997 event, when it will celebrate its 10th anniversary with a fashion extravaganza.

7 Apr 1997 - 12:00am

Tiny tots strut their stuff

Little ones from the Bambino English Playschool go international on the catwalk at a colourful children's Easter fashion show IT WAS a big moment for the little ones - weeks of rehearsals and preparations were about to bear fruit for a group of eager five-and six-year-olds.

15 Apr 1995 - 12:00am

The brash, flash hot and slinky

AFTER watching dozens of fashion shows at Igedo, you soon get to know the models by their vaccination marks or tattoos (above the ankle is the favoured place).

All the models, sun-bronzed and slinky, looked like returnees from a St Tropez holiday. Until you got up-close. The frosting-thick pancake make-up gave one model's skin the colour of goulash with too much paprika.

13 Aug 1994 - 12:00am