Winners are grinners, and Dodo is smiling

Jessica magazine celebrated its 7th anniversary with its Most Successful Women awards ceremony at the JW Marriott Hotel on Tuesday night.

Thursday, 28 June, 2007, 12:00am

Red alert

Debunking the myth that the fashion industry cares only about money, Emporio Armani has released the latest additions to its RED collection, with a portion of sales going to AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria charity The Global Fund.

13 May 2007 - 12:00am

Style bites

Go green

25 Apr 2007 - 12:00am

Pedro Garcia

How it began

18 Apr 2007 - 12:00am

putting on the glitz

In this era ruled by hip-hop street culture, the rule is: the blinger, the better. Hollywood stars and their music-industry counterparts often add sparkle to their looks by employing caps, T-shirts, accessories and even mobile phones adorned with glittering Swarovski crystals.

25 Feb 2007 - 12:00am

Cold comfort

LG's Swarovski three-door bottom-freezer refrigerator is further proof that kitchens have become display zones. The unit, which incorporates 4,900 crystals, also features an external LCD display and contoured doors with hidden hinges. The fridge, which measures 90.8cm (width) x 60cm (depth) x 177cm (height) costs HK$39,990 and can be ordered through LG's Hong Kong office, tel: 2909 5100.

3 Sep 2006 - 12:00am

Suit up

If you want to stand out on the beaches of St Tropez or Phuket this summer, check out the debut swimwear collection by Hong Kong-based Versha Sani. Her designs are a blend of eastern and western influences, infused with high-voltage glamour in the form of vintage sari prints and detailed stone work.

2 Jul 2006 - 12:00am

C views

After a successful debut in Japan, American accessories label Coach has launched its eyewear collection in Hong Kong. Three styles feature the brand's signature 'C' logo pattern and other details usually found on its handbags. The collection includes the Victoria ($1,500), featuring a polished Coach metal plaque studded with Swarovski crystals, and the oversized Grace (below; $1,300).

11 Jun 2006 - 12:00am

Crystal book bash

Crystal company Swarovski held a reception to launch its coffee table book, A World of Beauty, at the IFC atrium earlier this month.

Heir to the Swarovski empire Markus Langes-Swarovski flew in on his private jet for the occasion.

24 Feb 2006 - 12:00am

In Brief

Best for baby Armani Baby, a clothing and accessories line for infants up to three-year-olds, will be launched this spring in 32 countries, and will complement the Armani Junior collection. Prices range from Euro44 ($405) for a T-shirt to Euro64 for jeans. The launch date for Hong Kong has yet to be confirmed.

15 Feb 2006 - 12:00am

Swarovski book makes things crystal clear

At the risk of sounding like US TV presenter Robin Leach, it's good to be rich and famous. Check this: crystal designers Swarovski have just released a coffee-table book called A World of Beauty full of glittering photos about its designs.

10 Feb 2006 - 12:00am

Shoe thing

The fashion crowd may be talking about A. Testoni's turtle bag, but their women's autumn/winter

11 Sep 2005 - 12:00am

Sand and Spade

Kate Spade's spring collection transports you to the coastal cities of Monaco and Amalfi, Italy, known for their stunning beach resorts and timeless glamour. The handbag collection, ranging in price from $1,500 to $7,700, includes straw satchels, pastel-coloured totes and coral-print weekenders.

16 Jan 2005 - 12:00am

In brief

Look and learn

12 Jan 2005 - 12:00am

Absolutely Fab

With the party season upon us, countless hours are being devoted to choosing the perfect outfit: the kind that draws all eyes when you enter a room. One accessory that demands an equal amount of attention is the micro bag. Sure, it's impractical and unlikely to have sufficient room for your make-up, purse and mobile phone, but isn't that part of the charm?

12 Dec 2004 - 12:00am