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HKSAR 15th anniversary

Raise the standard

Sunday, 24 June, 2012, 12:00am

On style, she rules

Am I having a flashback or is paisley back 'in' again? I have seen it in magazines, but am having less luck in the shops. What do you say, Dictator?

Summer of Love, Kowloon

1 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Chinese Estates expects surge in rental income

Chinese Estates expects annual rental income from the One in Tsim Sha Tsui and the Windsor House shopping arcade in Causeway Bay will increase 10 per cent this year as it benefits from a change of tenant mix and strong retail sales.

6 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Japan's 'Ramen king' opens first local Ippudo outlet in Tsim Sha Tsui

It has been a long time coming, but 'Ramen king' Shigemi Kawahara has finally opened a branch of Ippudo, his celebrated ramen chain, in Hong Kong. This makes the city the fourth outside Japan to have the honour after New York, Singapore and Seoul.

14 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

In brief

German underwear label Schiesser, recently awarded the fashion award by Men's Health magazine, is celebrating the opening of its new store in Hong Kong with a limited-edition range of underwear and home wear. Called the Revival Collection, the line is made using the brand's signature cotton weave.

16 Sep 2007 - 12:00am

Stars purge their wardrobes of unwanted outfits looking for new homes

Thoughtful recycling or house cleaning? Singer Joey Yung Cho-yee has opened a temporary shop for two weeks at Tsim Sha Tsui's Silvercord Centre to sell about 3,000 pieces of celebrity hand-me-downs from fellow artists like Twins duo Charlene Choi Cheuk-yin and Gillian Chung Yan-tung and Grasshopper member Remus Choy Yat-kit.

17 Aug 2007 - 12:00am

Stylist has learned the ropes of selling threads

Launching her own label is every designer's dream, but making it a success is tougher. Hong Kong's Lulu Cheung knows first-hand the struggles of retail since turning herself into a brand in 1996.

12 Jun 2007 - 12:00am

St Tropez-style

Jetting off to the south of France for a holiday may be the stuff of dreams, but dressing comme les francaises is a practical alternative. French leisurewear brand Lacoste has released its spring/summer collection of women's footwear in bright colours such as red, green, orange and turquoise as well as the more basic black and navy.

20 May 2007 - 12:00am

on style, she rules

I have no eyelashes and need help! Normal mascara doesn't do much to make my short lashes look any better. If I use that white mascara that makes them seem longer, which brand should I choose?

Going the Distance, Tin Hau

4 Mar 2007 - 12:00am

Campus Cool

After years in a school uniform, dressing to look cool on campus can be a challenge. Here are Grace's tips

Name: Grace Tse Kwai-ki

Tse studied fashion design at IVE (Sha Tin), formerly the Sha Tin Technical Institute, and Hong Kong Polytechnic University. She gained hands-on experience after working with veteran fashion designer Silvio Chan.

1 Feb 2007 - 12:00am

Teeing up for a sale of substance

As 'Long Hair' Leung Kwok-hung proved, a T-shirt is not just a fashion item, it's also a commentary. Likewise, retailer D-Mop and production house AllRightsReserved are elevating the status of the lowly garment with their Jam Tee Project. They invited 30 different international artists to create various T designs expressing an array of visual and textual messages.

12 Jul 2006 - 12:00am

Chinese Estates eyes $8.2b from property sales

Chinese Estates Holdings expects to make as much as $8.2 billion from the sale of two key residential projects to be launched this year as it looks to step up property sales to fuel earnings growth.

12 Apr 2006 - 12:00am

The Music

The Music

YRock Live

Young musicians including Katherine Price (above), Souljah Ghost, Sabrina, Andola, Exit on 12, Heather Lowe, and C Thru. Today, 11am-2pm, Hard Rock Cafe, G-1/F Silvercord, 30 Canton Rd, TST, $120 (children), $180 (adults), includes buffet lunch. Inquiries: 2375 1323

9 Apr 2006 - 12:00am

In Brief

Red face

Actress Scarlett Johansson is the face of Bono's project Red, which was launched this month. Red aims to raise awareness and money by teaming up with top brands.

Part of the profit from each Red product will go to a fund to invest in African Aids programmes.

Best foot forward

15 Mar 2006 - 12:00am

Singing in the rain ... for Rain

The rain yesterday did nothing to dampen the enthusiasm of young fans for, well, Rain. The commotion and loud screaming heard at the Tsim Sha Tsui corner of Silvercord and Canton on Sunday afternoon had to do with Rain (aka Jeong Ji-hoon) arriving in town to help a skin-care label open its new store on the corner.

5 Sep 2005 - 12:00am