This autumn is seeing the renaissance of leather. What was once associated with pimps, ageing rock stars and Shaft is now the height of sharp dressing, and it's a trend that will continue into next spring.22 Oct 2012 - 3:10pm
Be it in classic black or earthy tones, nothing beats leather this season.6 Oct 2012 - 11:54pm
Shearling and wide lapels
A stylish way to keep warm in winter.
A fitted, rust-coloured trench
We love this Burberry version with leather trim.
Chinese supermodels are making it big.
Fishnet detailing27 Nov 2011 - 12:00am
This season sees more designers jumping on the anti-fur bandwagon (take a bow, Stella McCartney), which has resulted in more experimental winter fabrics being used on the catwalk. Top of the list this season is shearling, or lambskin, which has a similar soft and fuzzy texture to fur. It appeared on cool cover-ups ranging from oversized fringed coats at Etro, to gilets at Mulberry.11 Nov 2011 - 12:00am
Give me moor
Pringle of Scotland's latest collection is inspired by the Scottish moors. Stand-outs include the Aran cable cashmere hand-knit dress (far right; HK$20,900) and the tweed coat with a cape-style back, panel sleeves and mohair arm warmers (right; HK$15,900). Pringle of Scotland is at Elements, 1 Austin Road West, Kowloon, tel: 2196 8286.19 Dec 2010 - 12:00am
Who started it? Established in 1959 by Ontario-based Kaufman Footwear, Canadian bootmaker Sorel became part of Columbia Sportswear in 2000.28 Nov 2010 - 12:00am
Lifestyle cover: silk and viscose net jumper (HK$6,100) from Celine, The Landmark, Central. Shearling jacket with belt (HK$29,000) from Burberry Prorsum, Alexandra House, Central. Shearling trimmed wool zipper skirt (HK$17,900) from Pringle of Scotland, IFC Mall, Central.31 Oct 2010 - 12:00am
Make a statement with these elbow length gloves made from leather and shearling. Wear them under a coat with cropped sleeves. Gloves (HK$3,700) from Marni, The Landmark, Central, tel: 2845 763220 Sep 2010 - 12:00am