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Yarn

Cute fruit

These sweet little apples just fell from our tree, or so we like to think! They're super-easy to put together, and make a fun decoration for your home's kitchen.

What you'll need:

Craft yarn (red)

Wednesday, 11 July, 2012, 12:00am

Stayers the key in Triple Trio opener

Suisse D'Or and Compact Yarn fought a titanic tussle two months ago and, a contest devoid of speed, can provide a platform for the pair to reprise their thrilling duel tomorrow night at Happy Valley, with the stayers standing out as double bankers in the opening leg of the Triple Trio.

7 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Bank on Compact Yarn on tough night

Consistent Happy Valley performer Compact Yarn can help punters buck the early season trend of unpredictable results and unlock a Triple Trio expected to reach a dividend of HK$3,000,000 on Wednesday night at the inner city circuit.

20 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Maleroom

Gold locks

Loewe's collection of briefcases includes the anagram canvas version (right; HK$9,100), which is made from a lightweight, sturdy fabric and comes with the brand's classic logo. In grey and black, the briefcase features a gold padlock and can be found at Loewe, The Landmark, Central, tel: 2522 0996.

Blazer glory

29 Mar 2009 - 12:00am

Fair facts

Date: March 12-13, 9.30am-6pm; March 14, 9.30am-5pm

Venue: Hall 1, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre

Organiser: Messe Frankfurt (HK)

4 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

Huafeng Textile sets up plant in lower-cost Jiangxi for growth

Huafeng Textile International Group, one of the biggest fabric processing firms in Fujian, is expanding into lower-cost neighbouring Jiangxi province and spurring sales to the burgeoning mainland market to weave its future.

26 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

Interstoff Asia Essential facts

Date/time March 14-15, 9.30am-6pm; March 16, 9.30am-5pm

Venue Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre

Area 9,000 square metres

Organiser Messe Frankfurt (HK)

7 Mar 2007 - 12:00am

Shape of things to come

This season heralds a new kind of volume, whether it be a cocoon silhouette or a belled sleeve. Whichever you choose, pump it up.

Cover picture:cotton coat with jewelled buttons, hat, platform boots, leather gloves and cashmere stockings from Balenciaga, Queen's Road Central (inquiries: 3428 8086).

3 Sep 2006 - 12:00am

Fair Facts

Date March 22-24

Venue Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Wan Chai

Sections

Hall of Fashion Manufacturers and suppliers of garments, embroidery and lace, trimmings and accessories, fancy yarn, fashion design, styling services

Hall of Creation Suppliers of novelty fabrics, textile designs, yarn and fibres, CAD/CAM

15 Mar 2006 - 12:00am

going back to school well worth the effort

Does a trip back to the classroom really pay off? Just ask Louisa Lo Wai-sze, who graduated from Polytechnic University with a BSc in Textiles in 2000. After graduation, she worked as a product development trainee with a circular knit maker. One year later she enrolled in PolyU's MA in Fashion and Textiles programme while continuing to work full time.

6 Nov 2004 - 12:00am

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