Animal attraction at the disco

Hong Kong Fur Federation Design Competition 2010

Where: InterContinental Hong Kong

When: January 7

What: The federation's young executive committee presented its annual competition as a glittering 1980s discotheque party. Forty fur outfits by aspiring local design students were paraded before a panel of judges and some of Hong Kong's top fashionistas. Eight established designers also showed their apparel.

Who: Industry veterans and socialites on the scene included Lu Lu Cheung, Hidy Ng Kwan-kay, Diane Benedetti, Timothy Everest, Betty da Silva, Andrew Yuen Wai-man and his wife Yvette Yuen Wing Man-wai, Samantha Chow Sin-gei and Amanda Lee Wai-man.