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The goods

Hue grant

Sunday, 28 August, 2011, 12:00am

Jane Mayle

Who's behind it? Born in London, Jane Mayle moved to the United States as a child. Having graduated from Columbia University, New York, with a degree in literature, she decided to delve into the world of fashion. With boyfriend Chris Jarvis, Mayle opened a store named Phare in New York's Nolita neighbourhood in 1998. The following year, she launched clothing label, Mayle.

23 Mar 2008 - 12:00am


As much as I harp on about less being more, every so often I bump into someone who has mastered the skill of mixing and matching. Metallics, in particular, are difficult to mix because one wrong piece can throw the whole outfit off. But Jenn (below) has got it just right.

24 Dec 2007 - 12:00am

Five Great ... Jewelled accessories

1 Pin on a touch of sparkle with this shimmery geometric brooch. The brooch is embellished with extra-large faux diamonds made from clear, faceted plastic. Silver lurex brooch (HK$1,300) from Miu Miu, the Landmark, Central, tel: 2523 7833

29 Jan 2007 - 12:00am

Got it, flaunt it

The body is back. Show off your curves with form-hugging dresses in slinky fabrics or sexy leather, teamed with flamboyant accessories.

Lifestyle cover: marabou feather jacket, lurex top and leather trousers (inquiries: 3107 0261) by R. Tarabini for Anna Molinari from Blumarine, Lee Gardens, Causeway Bay. Hat and bracelet, stylist's own.

21 Jan 2007 - 12:00am