Shopping for furniture in Hong Kong can be a headache - the challenges of finding something that fits in your flat and meets your budget can take the fun out of choosing designs and colours. But there are plenty of solutions if you know where to look.Wednesday, 1 May, 2013, 3:44am
One of Hong Kong's premier shopping destinations, Horizon Plaza is home to more than 100 stores stocking furniture, fashion, children's accessories and much more.
The 28-storey warehouse-style building in Ap Lei Chau offers ample space for indoor and outdoor furniture, making it a one-stop shopping centre for all home décor needs.7 Sep 2012 - 11:04am
What: Mirror ball floor lamp Why: designed by Tom Dixon using plastic polycarbonate and a mirror finish, this adds instant glam to any space How much: HK$42,000 Where: Homeless, 28 Gough Street, Central, tel: 2851 116015 Aug 2012 - 10:42pm
As Jane Straley prepares for an event on the roof of her 2,400 sq ft apartment in Repulse Bay, what's usually indoors has been moved outdoors.
Straley has transformed the area using not just garden furniture but items usually more suited to the living room, such as wool rugs and works of art. The effect is dramatic.29 Jul 2012 - 12:00am
What: Parrot Friends candle holder Why: Sweet and different, it's something to tweet about. How much: HK$9,950 Where: Lladro, 2/F, Ocean Terminal, Tsim Sha Tsui, tel: 2321 803730 May 2012 - 12:00am
Gien Route des Indes plate, HK$780, from Heather & March, Prince's Building, Central, tel: 2530 0686.
Temple lantern, HK$799, from Indigo Living, 6/F, Horizon Plaza, 2 Lee Wing Street, Ap Lei Chau, tel: 2555 0540.
Utopia Darjeeling teapot, HK$1,300, from Lane Crawford Home Store, Pacific Place, Admiralty, tel: 2118 3398.27 May 2012 - 12:00am
For two decades, Horizon Plaza has been the leading destination for those looking to refurbish their homes, attracting not only owners but also interior designers who can choose from a wide array of international furnishing designs.11 Apr 2012 - 12:00am
What: Japhy table Why: Simple is best. This table, available in lengths from 1.8 metres to 2.7 metres, is made from sustainable hardwood and comes in a variety of finishes. How much: From HK$39,200 Where: Nook, 11/F, Horizon Plaza, 2 Lee Wing Street, Ap Lei Chau, tel: 2518 388415 Feb 2012 - 12:00am
What: Libratone speaker Why: These wireless speakers give you 360-degree sound. Come with wool and cashmere covers to match any interior. How much: HK$7,280 Where: Okooko, 27/F, Horizon Plaza, 2 Lee Wing Street, Ap Lei Chau, tel: 2870 113219 Oct 2011 - 12:00am
Since 1979, Indigo Living has been one of Hong Kong's leading destinations for fashionable furnishings and home accessories. This year, the company has expanded its inventory and opened a dedicated Indigo Kids outlet on the 18th floor of Horizon Plaza - a 2,000 sqft showroom of fun, functional furniture catering to youngsters of all ages, from tiny tots to teens.12 Oct 2011 - 12:00am
Horizon Plaza is Hong Kong's premier destination for shoppers on the hunt for antique, reproduction, contemporary or outdoor furniture. It is situated southwest of Hong Kong Island, in Ap Lei Chau, which means 'Duck's Tongue Island' due to its shape.12 Oct 2011 - 12:00am
Summer is here and that means enjoying the great outdoors in comfort without scorching yourself in the sun. What better way to do that than with stylish and practical furniture or garden accessories, all available in one place and under one roof.4 May 2011 - 12:00am
Horizon Plaza caters to children of all ages with fun, fashionable and educational items available under one roof, tempting parents and little ones alike.
The plaza is the ideal place to go for well-priced or high-end gifts and furniture, and has a reputation as a centre for must-haves for a new baby or growing family.4 May 2011 - 12:00am
From unique antique-style furnishings and curios to pieces destined to become family heirlooms, Horizon Plaza offers a myriad of styles and designs as part of its one-stop shopping experience.4 May 2011 - 12:00am
Barring a taxi or your own wheels, there is no direct transport to Horizon Plaza, but plenty of buses will get you most of the way, stopping at the Ap Lei Chau Estate bus terminus, from where you can catch the free Horizon Plaza shuttle bus daily.4 May 2011 - 12:00am