Accessories can make or break a bride's look. Overdo them and you detract from the main item, under-accessorise and you can end up downplaying an outfit. Mismatch and the overall effect can appear disjointed.Wednesday, 15 August, 2012, 10:47pm
Central partygoers left their city-slick duds and fancy heels at home (for once) in favour of flip-flops and beach shorts at Havaianas' iPhone app launch party this week.27 May 2011 - 12:00am
GEORGE CLOONEY'S jetsetting character in Up in the Air might have popularised the concept of light travelling, but ask anyone who's frequently on the road and bringing just your iPhone, iPad and Kindle isn't going to cut it anymore.6 May 2011 - 12:00am
Hanging out at the beach is the best opportunity to indulge in bright colours and patterns. I often see men looking rather dull wearing a random pair of black swimming trunks. Without any colour or patterns to distract you, these black trunks highlight every flaw in your physique (and plain white ones are even worse).19 Jul 2010 - 12:00am
Where can I find a pendant that opens up like a locket-type thing? It's a gift so I want it to be nice but I'm not talking about diamonds or anything and second-hand creeps my friend out. Nobody seems to know what I'm talking about.
Hidden Treasure, Central27 Jun 2010 - 12:00am
I'd like to make my hands look better but, obviously, I don't want any of that nail polish stuff and don't want to be sitting around gossiping women - or be seen by anyone, really.11 Apr 2010 - 12:00am
The chairman of the West Kowloon Cultural District Authority, Henry Tang Ying-yen, had an embarrassing moment at yesterday's first public consultation forum.
A student at the Academy of Performing Arts asked Tang when he had last attended an event staged by a small arts group.9 Oct 2009 - 12:00am
I adore Chanel's jelly flip flops with the flower on top (and everything else by the brand) but am not quite up to that spending level. Can you recommend any lookalikes or copies?
Dame aux Camelias, Stanley5 Jul 2009 - 12:00am
The classic pairing of black and white can sometimes be boring, but when they are combined in a cool geometric pattern, boring is the last adjective you'd use.
Neighborhood (HK$329)3 Jul 2009 - 12:00am
While a simple pair of Havaianas are a lifesaver, there are days when the casual style isn't working with your summer frock. This is where local brand Sabina Swims steps in with their luxurious take on flip flops.22 Jun 2009 - 12:00am
The light-to-dark effect as championed by Burberry Prorsum.
Back in style for summer.
The tux vest
It's a tailored vest made from tuxedo fabric. Perfect for formal occasions and when it's too hot to wear a blazer.
Graphic patterns10 May 2009 - 12:00am
This free-loving symbol from the 1960s is popping up everywhere, from Chanel to cool new brand AS29 (above) at Lane Crawford.
Dressier than flip flops, they're more structured and can be worn with trousers but still look good with shorts.
The Lucky dress by Issa27 Jul 2008 - 12:00am
Giorgio Armani's international makeup artist Reza Zaimeche says it's important to change your foundation with the seasons.
'A lot of women don't know what type of skin they have. So go to a professional and get it analysed. Your skin type also changes with the seasons and your hormones.17 Jun 2008 - 12:00am
Natural materials and waste products make fashion statement
There are the rubber tappers in Venezuela, the women villagers in the Philippines and the ragpickers and scavengers of New Delhi. All of them struggle to make a living, and have had their culture and society radically changed over the past decade.31 Mar 2008 - 12:00am
Head to the beach this summer in style with funky flip flops and hip trunks.
Dias flip flops by Paul Smith HK$790
Single bracelet by Yves Saint Laurent HK$1,250
Shorts by Gucci HK$4,960
Long Play bag by Loewe HK$6,100
Polo shirt by Diesel Enquiries: 2551 2006
Painted calfskin sandals by Hermes HK$5,40014 Mar 2008 - 12:00am