White Suede

Who started it? Melbourne-based White Suede was founded in 2003 by fashion industry veteran Jacqui Demkiw.

Sunday, 3 June, 2012, 12:00am

The goods

The bright side

27 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Stretching the imageination

Fashion cover: shiny vinyl-effect tailor jacket and drop-waist flare trousers by Mugler from Joyce, 16 Queen's Road Central (inquiries: 2810 1120)

9 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Lady of leather

Silk duchesse corset evening gown (HK$135,000) by Bottega Veneta. Eye mask (HK$6,200) and globe necklace on table (price on request) both by Louis Vuitton.

Fetish cap (HK$10,800) by Louis Vuitton. Leather apron and sleeves, sourced from Reclamation Street. Suede and leather boots (HK$28,685) by Haider Ackermann, available at Lane Crawford.

2 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Easily Suede

When news that Suede were staging a greatest-hits gig in Hong Kong was announced on Facebook a couple of months ago, the post immediately went viral. A page called Suede Hong Kong Fans Community was created and one of the band's music videos is being uploaded to it every day in the countdown to Thursday's show, at AsiaWorld Expo.

7 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

Brett Anderson

Tomorrow, 8pm, Hitec Former Suede frontman Brett Anderson has built up a devoted following in Hong Kong since the glory days of Brit-pop in the 1990s, and his army of local fans are in for a treat tomorrow night when the singer makes the live debut of his latest solo material. But one thing's for sure, there will be no Suede.

30 Sep 2010 - 12:00am

It's a wrap, gents

The look: Gianfranco Ferre


The look: Byford

The look: Brooks Brothers

Wooyoungmi coat from Seibu, HK$8,880

Reiss jacket, HK$4,899

S. T. Dupont suede coat, HK$19,800

MCS Marlboro Classics trench coat, price on request

24 Sep 2010 - 12:00am

The goods

Lyon kings Mulberry has expanded its bag offerings for men this autumn. The Lyon collection features slouchy styles, including the messenger (HK$7,050) and tote (right; HK$9,150), that are modern yet classic and can be worn various ways. Each style features a plaque and gold-clip hardware - choose from materials such as oak and gunmetal leather and waxy suede.

22 Aug 2010 - 12:00am

The goods


6 Jun 2010 - 12:00am


Who started it? Paris-based Burak Uyan is the designer behind a new shoe label that already counts style icon Anna Della Russo and actress Penelope Cruz as fans. Born and raised in Germany, Uyan was inspired by the work of Helmut Lang and moved to Austria, in 1997, to study at the designer's alma mater, the Fashion School of Vienna at Hetzendorf Castle.

6 Jun 2010 - 12:00am

Tabitha Simmons

Who started it? British model and designer Tabitha Simmons studied film and set design at Britain's Kingston University. After graduating, she enjoyed a successful career in modelling before branching out into styling. Over the years she has contributed to publications such as British, American and Italian Vogue and Another Magazine, together with her photographer husband, Craig McDean.

25 Apr 2010 - 12:00am


As the weather becomes warmer, it's time to get out your shorts. Trainers are the footwear of choice with this look. This summer, pick a trendy pair to add spice to your outfit. And don't forget fun ankle socks!

Lakai MJ-5 (HK$520)

9 Apr 2010 - 12:00am

The goods

Natural heritage

4 Apr 2010 - 12:00am

Turning 40 is fine, just do it in style

One day you wake up and it hits you. You have back pain; you prefer dinner at home with friends to sitting in a crowded, smoky bar, and your hangovers last way longer than they used to. Welcome to the 40s.

1 Mar 2010 - 12:00am


Who started it? Trussardi was founded by Italian Dante Trussardi in 1911 and specialised in quality leather gloves. Over the years, it has expanded into accessories and men's and women's ready-to-wear collections.

7 Feb 2010 - 12:00am