Winter outfits get a splash of sparkle

Jacadi features gloves and scarves for boys.

Accessories such as colourful scarves keep children chic and warm this season. Whether it be a bow tie to spice up a white shirt or a hairpin to enliven the face, accessories can add a dash of personality to a child's overall look.

Friday, 19 October, 2012, 6:23pm

Hermes heir launches recycled accessories in Hong Kong

Pascal Mussard launches her Petite h collection launch in Central.

As a sixth-generation member of the Hermes family, Pascale Mussard grew up surrounded by craftsmen in the French fashion house's atelier.

She loved collecting leftover strips of fabric and leather, and used them to create her own accessories.

But in 2009, she decided to take her lifelong hobby to another level by creating a collection, called Petite h.

27 Sep 2012 - 3:30am

Spanish lesson can't dampen Irish spirit

They muttered the maths, doing the sums with the digits on their hands as they tried to get their heads around the group C numbers game.

'Better that Italy win against Croatia, actually,' said one hopeful fan in Irish green during the long walk through the Baltic drizzle to the ground.

16 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

What is your signature clothing item?

Minal Daswani, 16, Island School

I don't have signature clothing, but I have signature jewellery: a necklace. I got the necklace at a market while I was in Cambodia. It is an elephant on a silver chain, and I love it because I think elephants are beautiful animals. I also love the necklace because it is simple and very me.

22 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Time for trends to come in from the cold

The new year ushers in all sorts of exciting possibilities. A mountain of fresh wardrobe additions from the holidays and Christmas sales are no doubt throwing a spanner in the works on that resolution to minimise closet clutter. But on the bright side we are still in the glorious season of low humidity and temperatures cool enough to get wrapped up in.

6 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Dapper days

1 Rabbit felt hat by Lanvin (

2 Bow ties by Moustache (HK$950), available at Lane Crawford

3 Leather wingtip brogues by Dolce & Gabbana (

4 Multi-pattern ties by Ermenegildo Zegna (

5 Mother-of-pearl cufflinks by Alfred Dunhill (HK$3,300)

9 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Editor's picks: Scarves

Leopard print never goes out of style but go for unusual colour combinations such as blue and orange. Leopard print scarf (HK$7,000) from Louis Vuitton, The Landmark, Central, tel: 8100 1182

10 Jan 2011 - 12:00am

Glamour Gurus

Mix and match

How can I accessorise outfits with a scarf? It seems awfully dull to just always wear it around my neck but I just love the print.


Eve Roth Lindsay says:

17 Oct 2010 - 12:00am

Hippy chic

Jacket (HK$80,900) by Dolce & Gabbana. Trousers (HK$2,800) by Sass & Bide. Blue-stone necklace (inquiries 2544 9020) by Lucy Hunting. Black and white knitted chain necklace (HK$41,000) by Chanel. Scarf worn on head (HK$600) by Diesel.

3 Sep 2010 - 12:00am

Editor's pick: Summer scarves

Go for a fun print such as colourful polka dots to create a look that is quirky yet fashionable. Trunks and bags scarf (HK$2,000) from Louis Vuitton, The Landmark, Central, tel: 8100 1182

Liven up a black scarf with pops of colour as seen on this style featuring abstract shapes. People scarf (HK$1,450) from Paul Smith, The Landmark, Central, tel: 2523 5868

13 Jul 2009 - 12:00am


Scarves are a perfect way of jazzing up a dull T-shirt-and-jeans look on the weekend, and especially good with the chilly weather we've been having. Drape it around your neck, either with a T-shirt or a shirt, and tug your stone-washed denims into a pair of vintage boots.

H&M organic cotton scarf HK$79.90

13 Mar 2009 - 12:00am

5 great: summer scarves

This light cotton scarf features multicoloured stars - one of the hottest prints of the season. Scarf (HK$1,300) by Christophe Coppens from On Pedder, Wheelock House, Central, tel: 2118 3489

5 May 2008 - 12:00am

Buon compleanno!

Ferragamo is celebrating its 80th anniversary next weekend with a big bash in Shanghai. Those who aren't invited can partake in the celebrations by buying one of the limited-edition products designed for the occasion. Items, for men and women, are available in quantities of 80 or 800 and come with a numbered metal plaque.

23 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

5 great: ethnic scarves

From left: for the evening, opt for this luxurious mauve wrap that can double as a scarf. The piece is embellished with ice-blue sequins, paillettes and ethnic embroidery. Cashmere wrap (HK$9,900) by Dries Van Noten from Joyce, New World Tower, Central, tel: 2810 1120

12 Nov 2007 - 12:00am


Personal style is sometimes more evident in someone's choice of accessories than clothing. One of my favourite ways to spice up an outfit? Wearing a long skinny scarf.

24 Sep 2007 - 12:00am