Hennessy Road

On style, she rules

Where can I buy a swimsuit and sun vest similar to the one Nancy Shevell wore on her recent holiday in St Barts?

Needing to be pretty but covered up in the sun, Happy Valley

Sunday, 8 April, 2012, 12:00am

Out shopping

What a girl wants

Staying true to its name, Blugirl has come over all feminine this season. The ruffled bolero (HK$5,050) and silk appliqued babydoll dresses (all left; HK$6,900 each) create a head-to-toe look in demure shades of neutral creams and beige. Blugirl is in The Landmark, Central, tel: 2801 5921.

Great outdoors

26 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

On style, she rules

I've been asking around for short jumpsuits but the sales assistants either pull out shorts or look at me like I'm crazy. Can you help?

Getting It Together, Jardine's Lookout

25 Apr 2010 - 12:00am

Entry date for 'Sweet Journey' extended

The Sweet Journey HK$99, a competition hosted by the Family Planning Association of Hong Kong (FPAHK) to seek ideas on how to go on a date with only HK$99, has postponed its deadline for entry to November 27.

24 Nov 2009 - 12:00am

Focus on non-materialistic dating

To help young people realise there's more to love and dating than money, the Family Planning Association of Hong Kong is hosting Sweet Journey HK$99. The competition seeks ideas on how to go on a date with only HK$99.

4 Nov 2009 - 12:00am

Aussie restaurant runs risk of offending diehard Kangaroos with US beef steaks

The Hennessy Building in Wan Chai might still be unfinished, but its top floor tenant Wooloomooloo Steakhouse has already been in for about a month. In fact, it threw a cosy cocktail party on Tuesday night. In addition to the 31st floor restaurant, the Aussie eatery also operates the spectacular roof bar, which is open to anyone, not just diners.

21 May 2009 - 12:00am

Traffic chaos averted despite road closures

Hong Kong Island was spared the traffic chaos expected when guests and staff of the Metropark Hotel ended their quarantine last night.

9 May 2009 - 12:00am

On style, she rules

I just bought a beautiful gold tank top with a transparent back by Elizabeth and James but I don't want to look like a slapper with my bra showing. Lane Crawford and Marks & Spencer don't have those chicken fillet bra thingies. Where can I find them?

Back Tracking, Mid-Levels

15 Mar 2009 - 12:00am

sushi kit

1. Ceramic bowls, HK$158 a set of five, from Sogo, 555 Hennessy Road, Causeway Bay, tel: 2833 8338.

2. Maxwell & Williams chopsticks set, HK$75, from Indigo, shop 214, Prince's Building, Central, tel: 2523 5561.

3. Stitch square plate, HK$130, from Lane Crawford Home Store, shop 126, Pacific Place, Admiralty, tel: 2118 3652.

27 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

beauty buzz

Is your skin so dry it feels like it could crack? In winter, drink more water and nourish your body's largest organ with a rich moisturiser.

13 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

on style, she rules

I desperately want to walk through the streets of Hong Kong like a lady, and to achieve this I would like a proper parasol. Is there anywhere in Hong Kong I can buy one?

My Fair Lady, Mid-Levels

22 Jul 2007 - 12:00am

Hello Motto

New to Wan Chai is Motto Design's home decor showroom, which, as well as serving as the studio for the interior design firm established by Ron So in 2004, sells furniture, decorative light fixtures and home accessories from Indonesia.

6 May 2007 - 12:00am

Bridge protest causes chaos in the rush hour

Abode seekers' parents threaten to jump; long delays

Abode seekers' parents who climbed onto the roof of a footbridge and threatened to jump down disrupted traffic in Wan Chai and Causeway Bay during last night's rush hour.

The four climbed onto a footbridge at the junction of Hennessy Road and Arsenal Street in Wan Chai at about 4.15pm.

13 Jun 2006 - 12:00am

Listings - Wan Chai


Shop 3, G/F Wu Chung House, 213 Queen's Road East, Wan Chai

Telephone: 2126 7020

Website: www.fatangelos.com

Cuisine: Italian-American

Specialities: Pizza, pasta

Wine list: 4 white and 6 red, all Italian; 5 champagne, including Dom Perignon

14 Oct 2005 - 12:00am

True colours

Hundreds of cities and towns in the United States have ordinances regulating the colour of building exteriors. Would that there were similar rules in Hong Kong, where unthinkable chromatic schemes blight otherwise attractive neighbourhoods. Those responsible for the latest assault on the senses, Kai Yuen Street, North Point, would do well to read

6 Mar 2005 - 12:00am