Creatures of Comfort

Where? On the hip Melrose Avenue in West Hollywood. The district features a variety of upmarket restaurants, boutiques and well-known establishments such as comedy club the Improv, the Bodhi Tree bookstore and the Elixir teahouse.

Sunday, 20 May, 2007, 12:00am


Pirate queens, hard rappers, retro slackers, bright young things and sexy grandmas: Los Angeles fashion is, like the city itself, a post-modern porridge of influences, ethnicities and eccentricities. In the first of a new monthly series on international street style, we find out what's hip in Hollywood . . .

Urban outfitters: Shopping in LA

16 Feb 2001 - 12:00am

Gallant Melrose Star set to shine brightest in TT opener

Consistency points to Melrose Star as banker material in the opening leg of tomorrow afternoon's Happy Valley Triple Trio.

Trainer Peter Ho Leung saddled the quinella the last time Melrose Star ran as he chased home stablemate Dynamic Tension in a maximum 2,400-metre staying event on the dirt.

2 Apr 1999 - 12:00am

Bright future ahead for Ho's new stable Star

TRAINER Peter Ho's early season heroics have been the talk of the town and Melrose Star (47-1) is guaranteed to have more tongues wagging after his whirlwind finish behind Super Conqueror in yesterday's Class Five mile.

1 Nov 1998 - 12:00am

White Knights Ball

Leaping lounge lizards and soaring social butterflies . . . here's an exclusive preview of what Hongkong's party animals will be wearing at this week's White Knights Ball in St Petersburg, Russia.

27 Jun 1993 - 12:00am