Mandarin suite Chloe has opened a two-level, 3,000sqft boutique (below), its largest in Asia, at the renovated Mandarin Oriental. G/F Mandarin Oriental Hong Kong, Connaught Road, Central, tel: 2865 2833. Anderson contending In other Chloe news, WWD reports that the French fashion house may hire Swedish designer Paolo Melin Anderson to replace former-creative director Phoebe Philo. Anderson worked at Italian label Marni for several years and is expected to join the French fashion house later this year. Chloe has made no comment. Fresh discounts Mod has revamped its 15,000 sq ft boutique in Tsim Sha Tsui, and stocks last and current season merchandise from Burberry, Prada, Chloe and Miu Miu at up to 70 per cent off. Open until midnight during the week and 2am at weekends, Mod is at B1, Miramar Hotel, 118-130 Nathan Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, tel: 2311 1899 Minimalist chic The new Carat Emporium (above) caters to the younger woman, offering semi-precious stone jewellery in cool, minimalist premises above the original Carat store in Lan Kwai Fong. 2/F, 23 D'Aguilar Street, Central, tel: 2526 9688. Milan order After Madrid's ban on super-thin models, Milan has announced that future fashion weeks' catwalkers must have a medical certificate stating they are 'healthy.' School-age models must be accompanied by a tutor or guardian, it says. The new rules start before autumn/winter fashion week, in February. Cream front Designer Isaac Mizrahi is the new so-called face of anti-ageing cream StriVectin-SD. 'Men trust Isaac just as much as women do,' said a brand representative. The designer also launches his first men's ready-to-wear collection this autumn. Stiletto styling For his sixth annual celebrity breast-cancer shoe auction, designer Stuart Weitzman has recruited Erin O'Connor, Petra Nemcova, Amber Valletta, Cindy Crawford, Marie Helvin and Rachel Hunter to customise a pair of his white satin stilettos. All proceeds will go to established breast cancer-awareness organisations. Until October 31 at www.stuartweitzman.com . Armani grants Giorgio Armani is sponsoring two five-year Master of Arts bursaries in his name: one at Central St Martins College of Art and Design in London; and one at Istituto Marangoni in Milan. The scholarships are open to students who are already enrolled in either institutes and have an annual value of Euro50,000 (HK$495,000). The institutions will choose the recipients, who will also be offered an internship at Giorgio Armani. Cake takes Viktor & Rolf recently announced that their collection for high-street label H&M will include a silk and tulle bridal gown (for about Euro298). The wedding cake-style print-ad campaign features model Raquel Zimmer-mann as the bride, and will be shot by Inez Van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin.