Tommy Hilfiger

Fashion labels 'ignoring Chinese suppliers' dirty practices'

Rivers in Zhejiang which environmentalists say are clogged with effluent from companies supplying textiles to some of the world's leading clothing brands. Photos: SCMP

More than 20 of the world's biggest fashion brands have been blasted by mainland environmentalists for ignoring the pollution practices of their alleged Chinese textile suppliers.

Tuesday, 9 October, 2012, 3:44am


You'll be plaid you did

French Bull gives the classic plaid print a modern update with a collection of brightly coloured plates and bowls that can be mixed and matched. Colours include green, red, blue and orange. BPA-free and made from melamine, the products have a glazed scratch-resistant surface. HK$125 at

Tartan it up

20 May 2012 - 12:00am

Night of star-studded fun marks the opening of new Tommy Hilfiger store at Mira Mall

The newly-launched Mira Mall has attracted a string of fashion brands to open anchor ship stores and mark its territory in the popular shopping area in Tsim Sha Tsui.

The latest to jump on the bandwagon is American casual wear label Tommy Hilfiger.

The brand threw a party last Tuesday at its 6,000 sq ft, three-floor store in Nathan Road.

14 May 2012 - 12:00am

Mystic riviera

Blouse by Jil Sander. Skirt by Sportmax. Bag by Emporio Armani. Earrings and bracelet both by Prada. Rings by Pomellato.

Leather dress by Sportmax. Belt by Alviero Martini. Chain bracelet by Binglabangles. Braided bracelet by Chanel.

4 May 2012 - 12:00am

Out shopping

Too cool for school

5 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Royal guests in a purple patch of form

Last Sunday's grey skies and persistent rain did little to dampen the spirits at Sha Tin racecourse, where men's British fashion label Kent & Curwen hosted the Centenary Sprint Cup.

20 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Man of the moment

1 Tartan never goes out of style, making this silk and wool scarf (HK$5,700) from Herm?s the perfect gift for traditionalists and trendsetters alike.

16 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

A stitch in time

The look: Diesel

The look: Celine

The look: Diesel

Harmont & Blaine, HK$2,880

Nine West, HK$1,500

Tommy Hilfiger, HK$1,690

Kookai, HK$1,480

Tommy Hilfiger, HK$1,690

Kookai, HK$1,280

Liu.Jo Jeans, HK$1,690

Kookai, HK$2,180

30 Sep 2011 - 12:00am


It's a little early in the season to think about bundling up in knits. But fashion would be doing itself a disservice if it didn't make you consider merchandise that you currently have no use for. So you may want to start looking into one of autumn's most important pieces: the turtleneck sweater.

23 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

PVH Corp signals mainland expansion

Designer apparel maker PVH Corp, formerly known as Phillips-Van Heusen, is looking to step up its expansion on the mainland after the United States-based company swung to a profit in the second quarter.

'It's clearly a market that we could see very accelerated growth,' PVH chairman and chief executive Emanuel Chirico told analysts in a conference call yesterday.

2 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

On the Move

Anthony Lo Consultant Grant Thornton Jingdu Tianhua

Lo is an experienced accountant and as a senior manager at an international accounting firm, he was involved in statutory audits and initial public offerings. He is also a Chartered Accountant (Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales).

30 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Active wear for urban lads

The Look: Gucci

The Look: Tommy Hilfiger

The Look: Diesel

H&M, HK$99

Burberry SS11 Pale blue cotton baby body, HK$550

Burberry, HK$3,100

DKNY discharge print polo, HK$630 to HK$790

DKNY printed Tee, HK$590 to HK$690

DKNY twill cap, HK$330 to HK$390

15 Apr 2011 - 12:00am

Young and the restless


Inayah wears Dress (HK$890) by Tommy Hilfiger, bracelet from Gucci (HK$1,540)

Ana-Maria wears Top (HK$1,300) by Burberry, leggings (HK$380) by Diesel, charm-bracelet from Gucci (HK$2,990)

Anisan wears Top (HK$1,880) and leggings (HK$980) from Gucci

Opposite page

15 Apr 2011 - 12:00am

Sartorial bonanza

Kate Ng, 15, Queen Elizabeth School

Island School's second Vivacity charity fashion show took place on April 4. The show's theme was 'Old Hollywood Glamour plus Masquerade'. Nine leading brands and four student designers presented their creations during the event that served as a fund-raiser for earthquake victims in Japan and New Zealand.

13 Apr 2011 - 12:00am

Classy sportswear becomes streetwise

Somewhere between leaving the gym and arriving on the streets, sportswear - now referred to in fashion circles as lifestyle wear - got seriously cool.

While gym wear is a key influence, it's not the only inspiration. Golf, tennis, baseball and athletics have all taken a turn at being the muse of designers.

25 Mar 2011 - 12:00am