About 100 fans of French luxury brand Lancel Paris gathered to mark the launch of the label's autumn/winter collection at Harlan's. Lancel chief executive Philippe Berlan made a special trip to Hong Kong for the September 14 event. Local celebrities such as Crystal Kwok Kam-yan nd Rosemary Vandenbroucke arrived, sporting their favourite Lancel products. The new handbag collection uses supple, smooth and braided leathers. Other admirers included Eydie Tai Ni-ting Sharon Kwok Sau-wan, Walter Hau Wai-tak, Julie Vandenbroucke and Josephine Leung.