Fit for the festive season

Banjali tablecloths (HK$199) made from antique fabrics, Shambala

Round charger in gold (HK$40), serving bowl (HK$125) and dining plate (HK$90), Indigo

Nautilus shell jug with silver handle (HK$2,980), Tequila Kola

Friday, 8 December, 2006, 12:00am

Napkin rings

1. Pink and blue mother-of-pearl napkin rings, $75 each, from Tequila Kola (1/F Horizon Plaza, 2 Lee Wing Street, Ap Lei Chau, tel: 2898 4443).

2. Laminated dome napkin rings, $120 each, from Lane Crawford, (Pacific Place, Admiralty, tel: 2118 3668).

30 Jan 2005 - 12:00am

'Tis the season for indulgence

This is the season for pampering. The special treats range from home spas for those in need of a quick and convenient lift to baby sets to ensure junior does not feel left out.

Here is a rundown of a beauty wish list you might like to have this Christmas.

17 Dec 2004 - 12:00am

That's entertainment

If you have a yen for stylish entertaining, Table Inspirations by Emily Chalmers will have you racing to the shops in search of creative goodies with which to wow your guests. Exquisitely shot by David Brittain, the beautiful coffee-table book is packed with excellent table-setting ideas, which are fun, inventive and don't cost the Earth.

15 Feb 2004 - 12:00am

Prancing pack of flash mobsters whoop it up in McDonald's

It may have been billed as balletic, but Hong Kong's first taste of flash-mobbing - the surreal trend now sweeping the world - was hardly Swan Lake.

23 Aug 2003 - 12:00am

Napkin pin points to spook zone

Ever wonder what those Cathay flight attendants are thinking about as they pace the aisles eyeing up newly littered food trays?

Lai See just found out. Plastic napkin pins. There's a whole chat stream dedicated to the thingummies on the airline's online bulletin board.

1 Feb 2001 - 12:00am