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Miuccia Prada

Prada's past fashion becomes The Great Gatsby's future

Mulligan wears the chandelier dress in the film. Photo: Warner Brothers

The glamour of the Roaring Twenties has made The Great Gatsby the most talked about movie in fashion circles.

Monday, 20 May, 2013, 10:12am

Covet: Surreal

Surrealist pumps with red-painted toenails (HK$9,600) by Celine.

Fashion has always been about testing the boundaries of the imagination.

3 May 2013 - 5:17am

The goods

The goods

20 Oct 2012 - 11:34pm

1950s RETRO

30 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Quirky prints

Floral prints are a perennial spring-summer favourite. This time around, however, designers are changing things and adding some eccentric motifs to their collections. British designer and queen of prints Mary Katrantzou featured digital reproductions of tropical fish to her sculpted dresses, while Dolce & Gabbana chose zucchini, eggplant and tomato to add flavour to its spring gowns.

3 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Fantastic four

The British Fashion Council has announced its four 2012 Fashion Forward winners. Henry Holland, Mary Katrantzou, Louise Gray and James Long are the recipients of this year's sponsorship, including help developing their business and shows at London Fashion Week.

Mary Katrantzou

20 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Lai See

The one where Italian style meets dry bulk shipping in the party room

25 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Volatile debut seen for Prada

Investors are bracing themselves for a volatile stock market debut of Prada - Hong Kong's second biggest float of the year - on Friday.

Investor confidence has been battered by the weak outlook of the equity market and the poor performance of recent new floats.

23 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Public shun Prada shares on launch

Despite being one of the most high-profile initial public offerings in Hong Kong, investors appear to find Prada shoes more chic than its shares, with many staying aloof from the offering.

Yesterday was the first day Prada shares were made available to the public, but brokers said the reception was weaker than expected.

14 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Glamorous Prada IPO too rich for many

More than 300 fund managers and socialites squeezed into a glamorous roadshow for Prada's planned HK$20.31 billion initial public offering yesterday, but baulked at the valuation of the Italian fashion house.

8 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Style meter

HOT

Metallics

Either in gold or bronze - or just pick a fabric with a sheen for a cool summer look.

Chambray

This lightweight fabric looks like denim but is much lighter and more comfortable. We're sold.

The traveller look

23 May 2010 - 12:00am

Out shopping

1 The Tiffany Keys collection is inspired by items from the Tiffany & Co archives, many of which were designed as brooches and charms. The line features styles in 18k yellow or rose gold and sterling silver or platinum with diamonds. Each pendant is suspended on a fine, ball or oval-link chain. Prices range from HK$930 to HK$85,000.

26 Apr 2009 - 12:00am

5 great: spring heels

1 Feel the jungle beat with these leopard-print heels with a slight platform at the front. Tribal accents include feathers and beads. Pumps from Louis Vuitton, The Landmark, Central, tel: 8100 1182

16 Mar 2009 - 12:00am

Making magic

The new season brings forth a host of must-have accessories. And where better to start acquiring than at Prada, where designer Miuccia Prada has created a fairytale world with floral motifs and nymph-like prints. To match her magical landscape, bags feature strips of multicoloured leather and come in various shapes and styles. Choose from an array of colour combinations.

17 Feb 2008 - 12:00am

Flights of Fancy

'Can you imagine wearing that?' is a common reaction at fashion shows. We explain the rationale behind the eccentricity.

WHAT WERE THEY THINKING? IT

7 Sep 2007 - 12:00am

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