Gisele Bündchen

Street threads

Toeing the line

Sunday, 18 July, 2010, 12:00am

We're back

Big hair, big hoops and big on glitz, the Eighties were defined by over-the-top glamour but ruled by the 'Big Six'. No catwalk show or fashion editorial was complete without the gracing faces of Cindy Crawford, Claudia Schiffer, Naomi Campbell, Christy Turlington, Linda Evangelista and Kate Moss.

5 Sep 2008 - 12:00am

On style, she rules

I washed my panama hat and, sadly, it now looks pretty forlorn. Do you know of a shop in Hong Kong where they reblock hats. I imagine it is a dying art but maybe someone somewhere still has the old skills and equipment.

Grandpa, Mid-Levels

17 Aug 2008 - 12:00am

Style meter


Cuffed trousers

Breathe new life into old pairs by rolling up the bottoms et voila!

Studded belts

Burberry has some very hip styles.

Cut-off denim shorts

They look fab with a tunic and sandals, and they're much cooler than a frayed denim miniskirt.

Lace tights

29 Jun 2008 - 12:00am

The Wow Factor


23 Dec 2007 - 12:00am

Style bites

Yummy mummy

Maternity boutique Linea Negra has opened a shop in TST carrying designer maternity clothing such as Bella Materna and Juliet Dream. Look for swimwear, eveningwear and special breastfeeding tops made from bamboo. Linea Negra, 13/F, 12 Canton Road, TST. Inquiries: 2730 7933

Bye-bye Bundchen

16 May 2007 - 12:00am


Johansson joins

Reebok Actress Scarlett Johansson has signed a multimillion-dollar deal to design clothes and footwear for Reebok. The 21-year-old, who is a so-called spokesmodel for L'Oreal, will also model her Reebok designs.

Versus rising

2 Aug 2006 - 12:00am

Brasilia kicks off Mardi Gras-style

Supermodel Gisele Bundchen is the face of a collection targeted at the young set

If you wish to grab the headlines, get a supermodel. That is what Ebel did on the first day of BaselWorld, when it unveiled Gisele Bundchen as the face of its new collection, Brasilia.

This was followed by a Brazil-themed cocktail party with dancers in Mardi Gras costumes.

4 May 2006 - 12:00am

In your closet

Style secrets of the hip and fashionable

Michele Li

Wedding planner and co-owner of The Wedding Company

Wardrobe staple?

White T-shirts from Gap, jeans by Citizens of Humanity and Seven, Chloe trousers in black and camel, fun skirts and pretty dresses from BCBG, Diane Von Furstenberg and Lululemon for weekends.

27 Jun 2005 - 12:00am

Sex in the news

The Ministry of Culture has banned four online games, citing 'large quantities of obscene, pornographic, illegal content which breaks the laws of the country and harms the psychological health of young people'.

18 Apr 2005 - 12:00am

Amazing feat

Brazil is a country renowned for its contributions to the fashion world, ranging from the bikini and Brazilian underwear to supermodel Gisele Bundchen and fashion haven Daslu. The latest craze from the South is Havaianas flip-flops, which are finally making their way to Hong Kong this month.

3 Apr 2005 - 12:00am

The 'F' word

Designer and retailer Leo Fan is bringing some Brazilian heat to Hong Kong. His new boutique, simply called F (5/F, Hollywood Commercial House, 3 Old Bailey Street, Central, tel: 3102 2060), specialises in designs from the land of Gisele Bundchen and its eponymous wax - one of which might be required for the sexy ensembles.

27 Jun 2004 - 12:00am