There is a great way to personalise your notebooks and wrapping paper: you can use rubber stamps to make them uniquely your own.
Find out how artist Addis Fung carves this scholarly bunny onto a chop.
What you'll need:Wednesday, 15 August, 2012, 11:08pm
What you'll need:
Paint, marker pens, glitter
1. Draw lots of flowers on thick paper and cut them out.
2. Decorate the flowers with paint, marker pens or glitter.
3. Poke a tiny hole in the centre of each flower.17 Aug 2011 - 12:00am
Why we have that patch of hair above our eyelashes is still a mystery, but a well-defined, arched eyebrow does wonders for the face.
Shu Uemura Hard Formula (HK$150)
Not one for beginners - the pencil is rock-hard and doesn't show up on skin, but mysteriously blends with the hairs to subtly darken brows.
The Body Shop Brow Definer (HK$99)14 Aug 2011 - 12:00am
Eclat de Teint By Terry (HK$540/6.5ml)
Claim: the Rose Flash pen erases flaws, smoothes out and refreshes tired features through the optical correction of skin surface texture. It can be applied onto bare skin or skin with make-up.
MAC Prep + Prime Highlighter (HK$190/3.6ml)24 Jun 2011 - 12:00am
To celebrate its 250th anniversary, German stationery brand Faber-Castell showcased its smallest, oldest and most expensive coloured pencils at an exhibition in Harbour City.16 Jun 2011 - 12:00am
Scrapbooking has been around for centuries. A scrapbook is basically a book of 'stuff': photographs of people and places, airline tickets, writing, collages and drawings to record special journeys or memories.30 Dec 2010 - 12:00am
John Lennon Limited Edition 7010 Dec 2010 - 12:00am
For the person who already has the custom-made leather brogues, a bespoke Savile Row three-piece suit or a Hermes Birkin in saltwater crocodile, is penmanship the next frontier? Montblanc has released a pen that's more showy than a commonplace blue biro and promises something that might have once seemed more at home in a James Bond movie back when Sean Connery was at the helm.22 Nov 2010 - 12:00am
Bonhams' first auction in Hong Kong, exclusively dedicated to writing instruments, takes place on November 24. The inaugural sale contains more than 80 lots of exceptional pens with a focus on Montblanc Writer's Editions, Patron of the Arts and 333 series, plus limited edition fine writing instruments by Dunhill, Namiki, Loiminchay, Dupont and Krone, among others.19 Nov 2010 - 12:00am
Go Westwood The Vivienne Westwood Anglomania + Lee denim collection has finally hit stores. It includes four styles of men's jeans and a unisex pair, all inspired by 1970s and 80s seminal punk and pirate lines from Westwood's archives.19 Sep 2010 - 12:00am
One thing that you can't do with a PC that you can do with a tablet or a simple piece of paper is doodle. Until recently, you needed very high-end graphic designer systems to interact with your PC screen like you would a piece of paper or a canvas.5 Sep 2010 - 12:00am
Power of the pen11 Apr 2010 - 12:00am
I'm a journalist but I don't have a proper pen. However, I've owned a few before. One of my favourites was a navy blue Waterman's Charleston, but I lost it.
The pen, in itself, is becoming an undervalued tradition. Once upon a time, everyone needed one to write things down, and having a nice-looking one was a fashion statement. Now everyone digs out their PDAs.8 Jun 2009 - 12:00am
1 If you still need a winter coat, Brooks Brothers has a host of options in Microfibre or wool. Standouts include the Hunting trench coat in beige (HK$5,380) and the classic bomber jacket (pictured, HK$5,890), made from super-soft lambskin. Available from the Brooks Brothers store in Pacific Place, Admiralty, tel: 2918 1722.11 Jan 2009 - 12:00am
Times are tough for most businesses in the wake of the global economic slowdown, especially for stationery manufacturers in Hong Kong and the mainland.5 Jan 2009 - 12:00am