Stepping out into the sole of chic comfort

In a case of like father like son, Gianvito Rossi, son of legendary Italian shoemaker Sergio Rossi, is rapidly gaining popularity among the city's well-heeled women.

Wednesday, 21 March, 2012, 12:00am

Style meter


Everything Pucci

We're loving Peter Dundas' spring/summer palette.


Comfy and drapes well, as done by Doo.Ri.

Long belted dresses

Casual elegance and all the rage.

Royal weddings

A whole nation's knickers in a twist over a dress not yet made.


30 Jan 2011 - 12:00am

Out shopping

1 Bally is launching the Villemot collection, inspired by French poster artist Bernard Villemot. Featuring simple lines and bold colours, look for shoes, handbags and a range of ready-to-wear clothes including a striking pink leather vest (HK$8,900). Available at Bally, Prince's Building, Central, tel: 2521 0606.

7 Jun 2009 - 12:00am

Anni Rossi

Anni Rossi



The beauty of producer Steve Albini's work with this wonderfully wacky 23-year-old Minnesota native is that he has simply let Anni Rossi be Anni Rossi.

17 May 2009 - 12:00am

Get your python

Lifestyle cover: python-print cotton dress (HK$18,750) from Prada, Alexandra House, Central. Leather bangles from Hermes, Pacific Place, Admiralty (inquiries: 2522 6229). Python shoes (HK$8,650) from Jimmy Choo, The Landmark, Central.

5 Apr 2009 - 12:00am

Street threads

Cool totes

29 Mar 2009 - 12:00am

Anni Rossi

Anni Rossi

Afton (4AD)

There's been a whole lot of tease going on with the talents of Anni Rossi. First, word trickled out that the 22-year-old from Minnesota was doing something special and we were pointed towards YouTube and a unique and unsettling rendering of Radiohead's Creep.

26 Oct 2008 - 12:00am

Out shopping

1 Jil Sander's minimalist but never dull accessories are a must-have among fashionistas. Look for structured pieces in colours such as teal, including this flat handbag with multiple zip pockets (HK$7,000). From Lane Crawford, IFC Mall, Central, tel: 2118 3388.

3 Aug 2008 - 12:00am

One step ahead

Sergio Rossi is a jealously guarded secret of shoe-addicted fashionistas. Expect an extensive range of styles for spring-summer, from functional to high-drama pieces made using haute chaussure techniques. Standouts include the elastic-band stiletto (left; HK$4,380), featuring straps that wrap around the foot from the toe to the ankle, where they are held together by a gold zip.

27 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

All that glitters

Dreading a winter wardrobe stocked full of drab colours and muted tones? Go for a metallic accessory to add some shimmer to your ensemble. Gold and silver are always a hit and the latest collection from Sergio Rossi is full of temptation.

14 Oct 2007 - 12:00am

Sofia Milos

Skin care: Cle de Peau, La Prairie and Sisley eye cream.

Perfume: Angel by Thierry Mugler and Replay.

Most-valued fashion item: 'It's a toss-up between my gold Sergio Rossi bag and my gold Sergio Rossi peep-toe pumps.'

Favourite item of clothing: 'My new custom-made suit from Alessandro Martorana.'

17 Dec 2006 - 12:00am

Rossi in doldrums after qualifying debacle

Seven-time MotoGP world champion Valentino Rossi says the best he can do is to avoid a meltdown in today's Chinese Grand Prix after a disastrous qualifying session saw his hopes take a dramatic downturn.

14 May 2006 - 12:00am