Fiery designer Sonia Rykiel revolutionised the fashion world in more ways than one when she appeared on the Parisian scene in the 1960s.Monday, 25 March, 2013, 10:33am
Leather pleasure13 May 2012 - 12:00am
The Duchess of Cambridge's attachment to her navy Anya Hindmarch Marano bag highlights the growing popularity of neat box clutches for formal occasions. This sophisticated accessory is the perfect complement for cocktail dresses and this season's trend for ladylike looks.30 Mar 2012 - 12:00am
'Rykiel has a very precise identity everywhere that I go,' says Nathalie Rykiel in her accented English. 'It's not just French elegance or Parisian elegance, or Left Bank elegance. It's really the elegance of Saint-Germain-des-Pres.1 Jul 2011 - 12:00am
Stripes have never gone out of fashion: they are classic, perpetually hip and somehow effortlessly chic.
Although horizontal stripes have been given a bad name, this is in fact a bit of a myth. As is the belief that vertical stripes are flattering (not true). Horizontal stripes can be extremely flattering - the trick is in the thickness of the stripe.28 Apr 2008 - 12:00am
Sonia Rykiel spreads her wings
Sonia by Sonia Rykiel has opened a 290sqft retail space in Kowloon. Located within the I.T shop, the area (right) is furnished with European fittings and mirrors. Sonia by Sonia Rykiel, Shop LG2-02, Festival Walk, Kowloon Tong, tel: 2265 7110
Lulu opens in Kowloon13 Jun 2007 - 12:00am
Look for an extensive range of sale merchandise for men and women from designers such as 3.1 Phillip Lim, Catherine Malandrino, Diane von Furstenberg, Jovovich-Hawk, Earnest Sewn and more. Shop for summer clothing, accessories and footwear.11 Jun 2007 - 12:00am
Forget shoes and handbags - the accessories you need this season draw attention to the face and hair. Opt for Prada's must-have turbans or adorn yourself with glittering costume jewellery.29 Apr 2007 - 12:00am
Put some sparkle into your life. Just don't add it all at once.
Deux Bracelets by Hermes Enquiries: 2522 6229
Clutch by Judith Leiber from Lane Crawford HK$27,900
b.bis bag by Fendi HK$10,800
Brooch by Sonia Rykiel from The Swank HK$2,295
Silver Rain perfume in a Swarovski crystal bottle by La Prairie HK$20,0005 Jan 2007 - 12:00am
Sizzle on the beach this summer in sexy bikinis or one-piece suits carefully accessorised with hats, belts and jangling bangles.
That page: two-piece swimsuit ($9,200), shoes ($7,000) and resin bangles ($8,100 for a set) from Chanel, Prince's Building, Central. Vintage belt by Sonia Rykiel, stylist's own.9 Jul 2006 - 12:00am
On style, she rules
I saw a celebrity wearing gold eye-liner and no eye-shadow. She had applied only a little and it looked really cool. Where can I buy some?
Karat in Stick, Chi Fu20 Feb 2005 - 12:00am
Good news: some of winter's winning items will still be hot for spring. Get your wardrobe shipshape for the new season with smart shopping at the sales. Start with a little research on the spring-summer catwalk trends (right), then try some clever editing. Isabelle-Marie Creac'h gives you a head start with pointers to a few must-buys
Versace29 Dec 2004 - 12:00am
Warm up this winter in tailored coats with head-turning details such as funky belts, prints or sequined trims.
That page: belted woollen coat ($18,850), chiffon floral blouse ($5,790) and nylon satchel bag ($3,100) from Chloe, Pacific Place, Admiralty. Felt cap ($695) and chiffon skirt ($8,395) from Sonia Rykiel, The Landmark, Central.28 Nov 2004 - 12:00am
Who? Sonia Rykiel's rainbow-striped sweaters and sensual, body-hugging garments studded with rhinestones have made her the grande dame of knitwear since her debut collection in 1962. She deviated from the norm by making sweaters featuring inside-out seams and dresses without hems, and her 'demode' (de-fashion) philosophy encouraged women to adapt fashion to their own requirements.9 May 2004 - 12:00am
I'm bored with all the pinks that seem to be in fashion and thought I'd be different. Where can I buy clothes in yellow?
Mellow Yellow, Discovery Bay7 Mar 2004 - 12:00am