Ada Jiang

Ada is a summer intern for SCMP’s STYLE magazine. She writes about music, culture, fashion and food.
Ada Jiang
Ada is a summer intern for SCMP’s STYLE magazine. She writes about music, culture, fashion and food.

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Why Tony Verb feels we should live to inspire, to create and to love

Hong Kong-based co-founder of GreaterBay Ventures is involved in a range of projects in the technology, entertainment, cultural and social sectors, and is on a mission to make a difference

20 Dec 2018 - 1:50PM

Hong Kong-based co-founder of GreaterBay Ventures is involved in a range of projects in the technology, entertainment, cultural and social sectors, and is on a mission to make a difference

Why Tony Verb feels we should live to inspire, to create and to love
Would you splurge HK$2.3 million on a luxury safe for watches?

The safe comes with watch winders, a display cabinet, a hi-fi system and bulletproof spyglass doors

23 Sep 2018 - 12:01PM

The safe comes with watch winders, a display cabinet, a hi-fi system and bulletproof spyglass doors

Would you splurge HK$2.3 million on a luxury safe for watches?
Sophisticated accessories designed for watch collectors

We’re loving these items, from an elegant home safe to a fun pair of watch cufflinks

23 Sep 2018 - 10:01AM

We’re loving these items, from an elegant home safe to a fun pair of watch cufflinks

Sophisticated accessories designed for watch collectors
Colourful snazzy glassware to give your home an edge

From vases to coffee tables, crystal homeware adds a touch of sophistication

21 Sep 2018 - 5:03PM

From vases to coffee tables, crystal homeware adds a touch of sophistication

Colourful snazzy glassware to give your home an edge
How do Asians react to ‘Crazy Rich Asians’? We take a look at audience responses from China, Singapore, Malaysia and the Philippines

While some think the movie fails to give an accurate portrayal of Asians, others are just happy that Asians are in the spotlight

17 Sep 2018 - 1:54PM

While some think the movie fails to give an accurate portrayal of Asians, others are just happy that Asians are in the spotlight

How do Asians react to ‘Crazy Rich Asians’? We take a look at audience responses from China, Singapore, Malaysia and the Philippines
Would you pay more than US$1,275 for these luxury sneakers?

Make a bold statement with these eye-catching trainers

18 Sep 2018 - 10:25AM

Make a bold statement with these eye-catching trainers

Would you pay more than US$1,275 for these luxury sneakers?
Panasonic's Kasa lights are smart enough to respond to human behaviour

The lights go off when handled aggressively or when they sense aggressive human behaviour such as doors being slammed

15 Sep 2018 - 2:02AM

The lights go off when handled aggressively or when they sense aggressive human behaviour such as doors being slammed

Panasonic's Kasa lights are smart enough to respond to human behaviour
François Delaire stirs teenage patisserie dreams into The Peninsula Hong Kong’s tasty, Instagrammable chocolate

François Delaire current most popular creation for The Peninsula Hong Kong is the Chuao from Ecuador, whose chocolate has a refreshingly sour taste.

8 Sep 2018 - 12:00PM

François Delaire current most popular creation for The Peninsula Hong Kong is the Chuao from Ecuador, whose chocolate has a refreshingly sour taste.

François Delaire stirs teenage patisserie dreams into The Peninsula Hong Kong’s tasty, Instagrammable chocolate
4 biggest back-stabbing female villains in Chinese imperial palace TV dramas

Villainess in ‘Story of Yanxi Palace’ captivated summer audiences, but which other women in historical dramas are equally bad?

3 Sep 2018 - 11:25AM

Villainess in ‘Story of Yanxi Palace’ captivated summer audiences, but which other women in historical dramas are equally bad?

4 biggest back-stabbing female villains in Chinese imperial palace TV dramas
Guerlain celebrates 190th anniversary with six-day charity exhibition

Celebrities design their own versions of the brand’s iconic ‘Bee Bottle’ to raise funds for underprivileged girls

2 Sep 2018 - 10:00AM

Celebrities design their own versions of the brand’s iconic ‘Bee Bottle’ to raise funds for underprivileged girls

Guerlain celebrates 190th anniversary with six-day charity exhibition
6 trendy Hong Kong bars in which to celebrate the joys of summer

Hong Kong bar culture shows diversity at The Wise King, Room 309, Hugger Mugger, Fukuro, Frank’s Library and Dragonfly

30 Aug 2018 - 5:23PM

Hong Kong bar culture shows diversity at The Wise King, Room 309, Hugger Mugger, Fukuro, Frank’s Library and Dragonfly

6 trendy Hong Kong bars in which to celebrate the joys of summer
Chinese director Zhang Yimou to receive the highest honour at Venice International Film Festival

Zhang will be presented with the 2018 Jaeger-LeCoultre Glory to the Filmmaker award

23 Aug 2018 - 4:12PM

Zhang will be presented with the 2018 Jaeger-LeCoultre Glory to the Filmmaker award

Chinese director Zhang Yimou to receive the highest honour at Venice International Film Festival
An intimate glimpse of Karl Lagerfeld backstage at Chanel's fashion shows

The photos, taken by Benoit Peverelli, show the fittings and Karl Lagerfeld giving models a final touch backstage

28 Aug 2018 - 5:47PM

The photos, taken by Benoit Peverelli, show the fittings and Karl Lagerfeld giving models a final touch backstage

An intimate glimpse of Karl Lagerfeld backstage at Chanel's fashion shows
5 most outrageous fashion moves of K-pop star G-Dragon

The fashion icon has worn a women’s jumper, launched his own fashion brand, and dyed his hair in rainbow colours

18 Aug 2018 - 11:05AM

The fashion icon has worn a women’s jumper, launched his own fashion brand, and dyed his hair in rainbow colours

5 most outrageous fashion moves of K-pop star G-Dragon
8 top places you should try during Hong Kong Restaurant Week

City’s annual culinary extravaganza starts on August 23 and is tipped to entice 55,000 foodies to sample specially created menus at 150 different eateries

17 Aug 2018 - 3:35PM

City’s annual culinary extravaganza starts on August 23 and is tipped to entice 55,000 foodies to sample specially created menus at 150 different eateries

8 top places you should try during Hong Kong Restaurant Week
Bright lights, music and track action as Singapore revs into top gear after sunset

The Singapore Night Festival brings local artists, the World of WearableArt and Company Quidams to the Bras Basah Bugis precinct while the Singapore Grand Prix and ZoukOut Beach Party draw international visitors

16 Aug 2018 - 9:05AM

The Singapore Night Festival brings local artists, the World of WearableArt and Company Quidams to the Bras Basah Bugis precinct while the Singapore Grand Prix and ZoukOut Beach Party draw international visitors

Bright lights, music and track action as Singapore revs into top gear after sunset
From puppy to yuppie: 5 indulgent accessories for man’s best friend

Choose from fancy bowls to adorable jumpers and cool travel bags

16 Aug 2018 - 3:47PM

Choose from fancy bowls to adorable jumpers and cool travel bags

From puppy to yuppie: 5 indulgent accessories for man’s best friend
‘Running Man’, ‘I am a Singer’ and 8 other Korean reality TV shows that got a Chinese remake

‘Mission: Impossible – Fallout’ stars Tom Cruise, Henry Cavill and Simon Pegg appear in one of many shows that have been adapted for mainland viewers

15 Aug 2018 - 5:20PM

‘Mission: Impossible – Fallout’ stars Tom Cruise, Henry Cavill and Simon Pegg appear in one of many shows that have been adapted for mainland viewers

‘Running Man’, ‘I am a Singer’ and 8 other Korean reality TV shows that got a Chinese remake
5 contemporary accessories to give your home some pizzazz

Brighten up your home with contemporary elements

14 Aug 2018 - 2:00AM

Brighten up your home with contemporary elements

5 contemporary accessories to give your home some pizzazz
Hermès chain jewellery is paradoxically liberating

The motif linking the name of French luxury brand Hermès to its origins has inspired the creation of some highly imaginative pieces emphasising the liberation of the human body

8 Aug 2018 - 10:49AM

The motif linking the name of French luxury brand Hermès to its origins has inspired the creation of some highly imaginative pieces emphasising the liberation of the human body

Hermès chain jewellery is paradoxically liberating
Chinese artist Ai Wei Wei designs Los Angeles art space

The renowned artist will also stage an exhibition at the gallery in October

6 Aug 2018 - 2:02AM

The renowned artist will also stage an exhibition at the gallery in October

Chinese artist Ai Wei Wei designs Los Angeles art space
Rio Tinto’s 3.14-ct Argyle Alpha vivid pink diamond dazzles in 2018 Tender

Argyle Alpha is the largest stone in the history of its Argyle Pink Diamonds Tender, and one of six ‘Magnificent hero’ offerings

27 Jul 2018 - 10:02PM

Argyle Alpha is the largest stone in the history of its Argyle Pink Diamonds Tender, and one of six ‘Magnificent hero’ offerings

Rio Tinto’s 3.14-ct Argyle Alpha vivid pink diamond dazzles in 2018 Tender
TMC Dumont’s hubless motorcycle is powered by an aircraft engine

Brazilian racing driver Tarso Marques’ futuristic creation is equipped with a 300hp Rolls-Royce Continental V6 engine from a 1960s aircraft, and a pair of hubless 36-inch wheels

27 Jul 2018 - 4:00PM

Brazilian racing driver Tarso Marques’ futuristic creation is equipped with a 300hp Rolls-Royce Continental V6 engine from a 1960s aircraft, and a pair of hubless 36-inch wheels

TMC Dumont’s hubless motorcycle is powered by an aircraft engine
Celebrate Donnie Yen’s birthday with five of his best films

The actor is a kung fu legend who often choreographs the fighting scenes in his movies

27 Jul 2018 - 10:01AM

The actor is a kung fu legend who often choreographs the fighting scenes in his movies

Celebrate Donnie Yen’s birthday with five of his best films
Forget Asura: these 5 fun-packed summer movie blockbusters will win the hearts of Chinese audiences

Despite the failure of ‘Asura’, the most expensive Chinese movie ever made, there are more films lined up to entertain you

25 Jul 2018 - 1:35PM

Despite the failure of ‘Asura’, the most expensive Chinese movie ever made, there are more films lined up to entertain you

Forget Asura: these 5 fun-packed summer movie blockbusters will win the hearts of Chinese audiences
Rolex showcases the history of its divers’ watches at Hong Kong International Airport

The brand has been a strong force in supporting underwater exploration

21 Jul 2018 - 5:00PM

The brand has been a strong force in supporting underwater exploration

Rolex showcases the history of its divers’ watches at Hong Kong International Airport
Collectors go crazy for Omega’s Speedmaster Limited Edition 42mm ‘Ultraman’ watch

Enthusiasts can sign up for waiting list on the website after all 2,012 watches are snapped up in less than two hours

19 Jul 2018 - 3:01PM

Enthusiasts can sign up for waiting list on the website after all 2,012 watches are snapped up in less than two hours

Collectors go crazy for Omega’s Speedmaster Limited Edition 42mm ‘Ultraman’ watch
Delvaux’s latest Miniatures celebrate Best of British with Belgian wit

Delvaux’s witty homage to British culture could persuade tearful England fans to put away their hankies – until their team play Belgium again on Saturday!

13 Jul 2018 - 2:11PM

Delvaux’s witty homage to British culture could persuade tearful England fans to put away their hankies – until their team play Belgium again on Saturday!

Delvaux’s latest Miniatures celebrate Best of British with Belgian wit
Before the film, meet the real-life Instagram-blogging ‘Crazy Rich Asians’

As romantic comedy focusing on fabulously wealthy Singaporean family goes on global release from Sunday, we look at how the super-rich live in the region

22 Aug 2018 - 5:23PM

As romantic comedy focusing on fabulously wealthy Singaporean family goes on global release from Sunday, we look at how the super-rich live in the region

Before the film, meet the real-life Instagram-blogging ‘Crazy Rich Asians’
Ducati celebrates 25th anniversary of iconic Monster motorbike with limited-edition offer

The anniversary edition, Monster 1200 25th Anniversario, features a special three-colour Italian flag livery

6 Jul 2018 - 3:02PM

The anniversary edition, Monster 1200 25th Anniversario, features a special three-colour Italian flag livery

Ducati celebrates 25th anniversary of iconic Monster motorbike with limited-edition offer