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  • Sep 22, 2014
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Hoodie

Game on

Fashion cover: dress (HK$5,400) by Peter Pilotto from Joyce, 16 Queen's Road Central.

Sunday, 5 February, 2012, 12:00am

Geek Chic

Can you really combine substance with style? Can you indulge in fashion and still be taken seriously on an intellectual level? Brooks Brothers certainly believes you can with this Harris tweed sports coat (HK$5,190) and grey flannel trousers (HK$2,290) worn with classic suede nubucks (HK$2,200).

2 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Travel chic

Gone are the days when people dressed up to travel. There was a time when people had to shop or have clothes made to wear on the plane. These days, it's all about sweat pants and hoodies and well-worn T-shirts. Casual is now the norm.

12 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

Sporty

Just because you're heading to the gym or the tennis court on the weekend doesn't mean that you should look sloppy. If you want to look your best at all times, you'll know better than to leave the house wearing a ratty old T-shirt from your university days.

15 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Obsession: YSL for Lane Crawford

Even though we're in the midst of a recession, the words 'limited edition' usually get shoppers scrambling. The latest collaboration that has caught our eye comes courtesy of YSL creative director Stefano Pilati, who has designed a capsule collection for Lane Crawford.

17 Aug 2009 - 12:00am

New moves

The Chinese martial art of tai chi is now deemed cool enough to warrant a special collection by French luxury brand Celine. Look for clothing made from lightweight and flexible materials in colours such as bright red, black, dove grey and white. Standouts include the matching bright red silk and cotton short-sleeve hoodie (HK$4,250) and shorts (HK$3,300).

1 Jun 2008 - 12:00am

The Black Dollars

Who's behind it? In 2000, Q. Nakao from Osaka, in Japan, and Russell Grimley from Birmingham, Britain, met in London. After working for a fashion designer for almost four years, the pair toyed with the idea of forming a rock band, which, if it had come into being, they would have named The Black Dollars. The band idea fizzled out and in its place, in 2005, came a men's clothing line.

6 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

Mini Marc

Everything Marc Jacobs touches turns to gold. So there's no doubt his latest endeavour, Little Marc, will be a big hit with fans who want to dress their children in designer threads. Launched in New York a few seasons ago, Little Marc makes its local debut this month and will feature edgy and retro pieces designed in the same vein as Jacobs' adult collections.

4 Feb 2007 - 12:00am

The Longest Crawl

The Longest Crawl

by Ian Marchant

(Bloomsbury)

The British will use any excuse for consuming booze and this book must be the most elaborate excuse for a pub crawl ever devised.

17 Dec 2006 - 12:00am

Inside story

Four dynamic Hong Kong women give insights into their personal style

Valerie chow

Actress and fashion executive Valerie Chow reveals how she puts together her functional yet glamorous wardrobe and her distinctive comfortable chic look

Favourite designer: Rei Kawakubo of Comme des Garcons. I also love the work of Phoebe Philo for Chloe

6 Sep 2004 - 12:00am