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Lisa Cheng brings Olivia von Halle's silk pyjamas to Sheer

If you are looking for the perfect outfit for a pyjama party or a sleepover on a Gossip Girl theme, it might be a good idea to check with Lisa Cheng of Sheer - a lingerie boutique in Central.

Tuesday, 4 September, 2012, 3:14am

Dandy & Dapper

Your piece on a PJ party got me thinking. I've noticed pyjama tops worn as normal day shirts. Is it sloppy or a fashion thing?

6 May 2012 - 12:00am

Pyjama party

American artist turned filmmaker Julian Schnabel brought pyjamas out from under the covers and into mainstream dressing a few years ago by donning his silk sleepwear to a number of exhibition openings and red carpet events. The pyjamas were designed by his then wife, Olatz Schnabel.

4 May 2012 - 12:00am


Who started it? Alejandrina Mejia and Mariela Rovito founded Eberjey in 1996 with the aim of designing 'fun and flirty' lingerie and sleepwear that make women feel confident. The pair met while working at a marketing firm in Miami, in the United States, and found they shared a desire to bring something new to the lingerie market.

21 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

Shanghai's quirks are what makes it different

Image is everything, Shanghai's leaders seem to think. With the opening of the World Expo drawing ever-closer, they have stepped up a campaign to stop the predilection of citizens to wear pyjamas in public. The custom is uncouth, uncivilised and unsightly, officials argue. They could not be more wrong.

6 Feb 2010 - 12:00am

Shanghai's many proud pyjama-wearers feeling the heat ahead of World Expo

If it's well into the day and you're seeing droves of pyjama-clad people, young and old, running errands in alleyways, taking shelter from the summer heat or roaming supermarket aisles in search of bargains, you must be in Shanghai.

People wearing pyjamas in public has been a hallmark of Shanghai street culture for decades.

5 Feb 2010 - 12:00am

Obsession: Kiki de Montparnasse

Women who don't like to spend their hard-earned cash on lingerie will think twice when it comes to New York-based label Kiki de Montparnasse, known for its elegant yet racy lingerie and sleepwear. The collection recently arrived on local shores and is causing quite a stir. This set is the perfect way to make you feel sexy without going overboard.

14 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

on style, she rules

I'm desperate for some black patent Giselle shoes by Kate Spade, size 10. I've looked in the IFC store near my office but apparently they're from last winter. I found them on the Kate Spade website but only in red, which is not going to suit me for work. Any ideas gratefully received.

Kate-ing on Thin Ice, Mid-Levels

27 May 2007 - 12:00am


Get your fashion fix on the Web


This Australian site sells an extensive selection of simple basics for yoga, lounging and sleep in cotton, spandex, silk and fleece.


3 Jul 2006 - 12:00am

Pyjama party for youngsters from Wales

They might be wearing Chinese silk pyjamas from Stanley Market, but these young Welsh men are not here to rest.

'There are 18 of us dressed up in Chinese clothes. These are our pyjamas. Fifteen of us are players from the Pencoed Rugby Football Club. This is the first Sevens we've been to,' said 18-year-old player Kyle Barrett. 'I'm a scrum half.'

1 Apr 2006 - 12:00am