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Bond issue talk buoys I.T. despite profit slide

Shares of fashion retailer I.T rose to a two-month high of HK$3.20 yesterday despite an 18 per cent drop in net profit following news that it will issue a dim sum bond.

Saturday, 4 May, 2013, 4:56am

Briefs, January 22, 2013

Mobile phone subscribers on the mainland reached 1.11 billion by the end of last year, according to data released by the country's three giant telecommunications operators. China is the world's largest mobile phone market by subscribers, with a user pool of one sixth the global population.

22 Jan 2013 - 4:57am

In-crowd helps I.T paint Shanghai red

A string of local celebrities were flown to Shanghai for a gala party hosted by avant garde fashion retailer I.T to celebrate the 10th anniversary of its first shop opening on the mainland.

More than 900 guests attended the event on Saturday in Shanghai's Taipingqiao Park, in the Xintiandi district.

30 Oct 2012 - 3:11am

For I.T, dragon year's all about the rabbit

Local fashion brand I.T has hopped to it to reveal a new collection featuring cutesy bunny My Melody.

The range of 20-plus styles and accessories featuring the bunny character - brought to you by Sanrio, the Japanese company behind Hello Kitty - was launched on Tuesday at its flagship store in Causeway Bay.

2 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Patchy fashion week needs a good ironing

Last week marked the beginning and end of Hong Kong's fashion week. Didn't realise? You weren't the only one. Amidst an otherwise dull week, a highlight was the glamorous Fashion Extravaganza, with its line-up of independent international designers.

27 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

I.T pins revenue hopes on mainland

Fashion retailer I.T yesterday said it expected the mainland market to be its largest revenue contributor within five years, after reporting a 41 per cent increase in net profit.

25 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

HK Streets


Clutch: Naraya Dress: Vivienne Westwood Shoes: Rachel Comey


Shoes: Fred Perry Shorts: Uniqlo Tee: unknown


Tee: O'Quinn Shorts: No Fear Sandals: Kustom


Outfit: Taiwanese brands


2 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Chic off the old block

Fashion has become much more ingrained in culture in the past few generations. 'Many parents now maintain fashion as a part of their lifestyles and they want it to reflect through their kids,' says Calvin Yu, co-founder of new luxury children's eyewear label Sons + Daughters, at the launch of its debut collection.

2 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

On a steamy summer's day, Zucca's models wrap up but still keep their cool

While most of us are still getting used to the high summer, fashionistas are already thinking a couple of seasons ahead.

At Japanese fashion house Cabane de Zucca's autumn-winter showcase on Friday, models trotted down the runway in faux-fur boas, tweed coats and woollen cardigans featuring abstract patterns inspired by American experimental filmmaker Kenneth Anger.

26 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

The new wave

Peter Pilotto: This British-based label is designed by Austrian-Italian Pilotto and Belgian-Italian Christopher De Vos, who met studying in Antwerp, Belgium. The label won Best Emerging Talent Award at the 2009 British Fashion Awards. The label's signature look is famed for cosmic prints and sculpted yet soft ladylike shapes.

22 Jul 2011 - 12:00am