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Tim Lim

Who needs a hug?

Teddy boys and girls needn't keep their furry friends at home any more.

Sunday, 4 July, 2004, 12:00am

Body art

Frocks and fine art, two uneasy yet inextricably linked bedfellows come together in an exhibition at the Hong Kong Design Centre (28 Kennedy Road, Admiralty, tel: 2522 8688). Fashion Art from Korea traces the work of contemporary artists, academics and cutting-edge creators who use clothing to reinterpret the body.

4 Jul 2004 - 12:00am

Get down and dirty

Call it what you will, vintage or secondhand clothing - traditionally a no-no for tai tais and superstitious shoppers - is shaking off its ghostly taboos and infiltrating Hong Kong's fashion consciousness. From high-end collectibles to next-to-nothing finds, here's a short list of some of the best shops in town.

16 Jun 2004 - 12:00am

Spring colour

Vibrant knits, relaxed leathers, graphic patterns and sexy cut-outs are key looks for the season ahead. Get more mileage by investing in them now, adding or subtracting as desired - or as the thermometer dictates.

Previous page: satin bodysuit ($5,520) and drawstring trousers ($5,080) from Gucci,

The Landmark, Central.

29 Feb 2004 - 12:00am

Dressed to chill

The classic cocktail dress never goes out of style, so celebrate the start of Lunar New Year with a sweet little number and finish off the look with lady-like gloves and spiky stilettos.

1 Feb 2004 - 12:00am

Home alone

Want to play dress-up? Forget the rules and toss this season's essentials - leopard prints, oversized blousons, miniskirts and big-girl boots - together for a fun take on proportion, print and colour.

4 Jan 2004 - 12:00am

Rock chic rules

Metal-heads take centre stage this season as rock 'n' roll struts out of the stadium and onto the high street. Buckle up in laser-cut leather skirts and silver lame accessories ... and take the air-conditioning to the max.

13 Jul 2003 - 12:00am

A user's guide to fashion

Cosmetics for a crisis

30 Mar 2003 - 12:00am

A user's guide to fashion

Horizontally yours

1 Sep 2002 - 12:00am

A user's guide to fashion

Refreshing launch

7 Oct 2001 - 12:00am