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Sweet dreams

Talk about pillows and you soon find people disclosing all kinds of unsuspected preferences about shapes, support, configuration and fillings.

Tuesday, 10 January, 2012, 12:00am

Sweet dreams ahead

When you live in a small Hong Kong apartment, room for visitors might be problematic, but that shouldn't lead you to rule it out altogether as there are a variety of guest bed options to consider.

These include day and trundle beds, wall beds, inflatable beds and sofa beds.

22 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Kids' stuff - colourful collections for children

Jonathan Adler

(www.jonathanadler.com) is known for whimsical, colourful designs. His first official children's collection, Jonathan Adler Junior, includes furniture, lighting, clocks and throw pillows. Prices range from US$48 for a piggy bank with pink or blue polka dots to US$1,950 for the Junior Lampert, a tufted sofa.

8 Oct 2010 - 12:00am

Seamless service

Jenny May of Destination Management Company, preparing for 1,000 delegates

24 Sep 2010 - 12:00am

The Art of CUHK

Graduation show of Chinese University's Fine Arts Department including Lee Kit's installation A Pillow Seems like a Bed (above) and an exchange project with art students from the University of Virginia. Daily, 10am-5pm (closed public holidays), various locations, Chinese University of HK, Sha Tin. Inquiries: 6025 8477 or www.theartofcuhk.com.

8 Jul 2008 - 12:00am

Pillow King can make the long wait worthwhile

Riding high on the success of Good Ba Ba in Sunday's Queen's Silver Jubilee Cup, Andreas Schutz and Olivier Doleuze should continue in celebration mode by claiming the opening leg of tomorrow night's Triple Trio at Happy Valley with a horse at the opposite end of the quality scale - Pillow King.

18 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

Arm yourself for cold, lonely nights

Lonely ladies and gays, despair not. Help is at hand. The legendary boyfriend's arm pillow, made in Japan, has reached Hong Kong. The pillow is shaped like an upper torso with an extended arm. Ergonomically designed, it can wrap around you and keep you company.

8 Dec 2007 - 12:00am

silk bedding

If you've ever suffered the indignity of waking up in a hotel room covered in bed-bug bites, you've probably already bought your own DreamSack. It is the brainchild of frequent traveller Nancy Morgan, who created the pure silk sack after years of sleeping in hotel beds of questionable cleanliness; occupying one is akin to retiring to a soft silk cocoon.

5 Aug 2007 - 12:00am

Material world

Crisp white linen and cotton: even the words sound cooling. Which is why these designs by Marika Linen should go down a treat in summer.

22 Jul 2007 - 12:00am

Sleep easy

Designer Stella McCartney says all anyone needs to be beautiful is to be 'happy, get some sleep ... and be aware of what you're putting onto your body'.

The US National Sleep Foundation offers these tips to look your brightest in the morning, with glowing skin and reduced eye puffiness:

12 Jun 2007 - 12:00am