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Sheep Wool

Where there's a wool, there's a way

Whether it's the influence of Hollywood royalty such as Leonardo DiCaprio championing sustainability or just the workings of our collective consciousness, the green agenda has become increasingly serious in the fashion industry in recent years.

Friday, 30 March, 2012, 12:00am

All wrapped up in knots of love for charity's winter warmer

As the weather cools, thoughts turn towards those who might need help keeping warm in the approaching winter nights. To that end, Lane Crawford has pledged to donate a minimum of 3,000 blankets to the Crossroads Foundation, to be distributed locally and internationally to families in need.

7 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Dandy & Dapper

I saw a guy at the Sevens wearing an awesome T-shirt that looked like one of those big logo Polos but it had a sexy girl on it instead. Any chance you guys know where I could find one?

24 Apr 2011 - 12:00am

Horace

Who started it? Emma Hales and Adam Entwisle are the design team behind edgy street label Horace. They both worked for British brand Buddhist Punk and have extensive experience in fashion design, from bespoke bridal to high-end and streetwear. Entwisle graduated from London's Central St Martins College of Art and Design with a master's in womenswear.

30 Jan 2011 - 12:00am

Get creative

Autumn is the best time to shop for key pieces that will add creativity to your look through the winter period.

There's a diverse range of accessories that will change your winter outfit from drab to glam, whether you favour preppy chic, vintage looks, classic minimalism or military and utilitarian looks.

24 Sep 2010 - 12:00am

Obsession: organic dress

With fashion becoming more eco-conscious, fashionistas are seeking stylish 'green' clothing. Local initiative Eco Chic has a range of eco-friendly and recycled pieces that are putting chic back into organic. Great finds include this organic wool dress with flamingo print (right, HK$1,900) by Mika Machida.

3 Nov 2008 - 12:00am

Knitting artist rips our fashion preconceptions to shreds

Every day we read fashion magazines and then throw them away, but 32-year-old conceptual artist Movana Chen has come up with a novel way to recycle the paper and make us think about our consumption at the same time.

9 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

Soft touch

Cashmere is a must-have in any woman's wardrobe. Known for luxurious pieces, New York-based label TSE has launched its resort collection and it is perfect for Hong Kong's mild winters. Inspired by puzzles, designer Tess Giberson has created a line that combines different elements, shapes and proportions with colours inspired by the sea.

13 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

follow the herd

Make a difference this Christmas by buying gifts from Shokay, which sells a collection of adult accessories and baby clothes, all made from yak down. The down, which is woven into the softest cashmere, is bought from Tibetan herders, enabling the community to earn a sustainable living while preserving their traditional lifestyle.

23 Dec 2007 - 12:00am

The Friday Night Knitting Club

The Friday Night Knitting Club

by Kate Jacobs

Hodder, HK$115

2 Dec 2007 - 12:00am

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