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Thorn & Burrow, a one-stop shop in Hong Kong for unique handmade products

The homeware and fashion accessories store in Sai Ying Pun, founded by Tamsin Soolin Thornburrow, is all handmade goodness sourced from artisans around the world.

The homeware and fashion accessories store in Sai Ying Pun, founded by Tamsin Soolin Thornburrow, is all handmade goodness sourced from artisans around the world.

27 Feb 2016 - 11:15PM
Couple turn 'hideous' Hong Kong flat into sculpture showcase

Starting from scratch, artistic pair create a light-filled Kennedy Town pied à terre with sea view and stunning sunsets

Starting from scratch, artistic pair create a light-filled Kennedy Town pied à terre with sea view and stunning sunsets

28 Nov 2015 - 11:06PM
Interview: Korean ceramicist Myung Nam-an inspired by Salvador Dali

The South Korean's 'Fresh Eyes' sculptures, inspired by the Spanish surrealist artist, make walls pop with colour.

The South Korean's 'Fresh Eyes' sculptures, inspired by the Spanish surrealist artist, make walls pop with colour.

20 Jun 2015 - 10:41PM
Joakim Cimmerbeck on the benefits of his non-toxic Eico paints

Concern for the environment led the Swedish former banker to co-found clean-energy, non-toxic paint brand.

Concern for the environment led the Swedish former banker to co-found clean-energy, non-toxic paint brand.

30 May 2015 - 10:39PM
Muralist Cara To leaves her distinctive mark all over Hong Kong

Born in Belgium to Hong Kong parents, the artist, who also goes by the name Caratoes, has been commissioned to decorate bars, restaurants and homes in the city for a couple of years.

Born in Belgium to Hong Kong parents, the artist, who also goes by the name Caratoes, has been commissioned to decorate bars, restaurants and homes in the city for a couple of years.

28 Feb 2015 - 10:50PM
Bespoke furniture store Nature Evolution sets up in Central

Patrick Chiu Pak-cheung and Ben Yiu Chi-yin describe how their new venture came about.

Patrick Chiu Pak-cheung and Ben Yiu Chi-yin describe how their new venture came about.

17 Jan 2015 - 10:11PM
Candace Campos, of ID Design, on her high-end interiors

Californian Candace Campos – the founder of ID Design, who has poured her years of creative experience into an interiors career – is behind some of Hong Kong’s coolest eateries and hottest homes, writes Anji Connell.

Californian Candace Campos – the founder of ID Design, who has poured her years of creative experience into an interiors career – is behind some of Hong Kong’s coolest eateries and hottest homes, writes Anji Connell.

10 Jan 2015 - 10:26PM
Architect Roderick Murray explains his move into making rugs

After years working for big Hong Kong firms, Boxer Rugs proprietor now has his own business producing fashionable floor coverings, writes Anji Connell.

After years working for big Hong Kong firms, Boxer Rugs proprietor now has his own business producing fashionable floor coverings, writes Anji Connell.

3 Jan 2015 - 9:48PM
Mum factor makes Wan Chai vintage shop Architectz' Factory special

Xiamen-born architect Tan Lam's vintage store and café, in Wan Chai, is full of charming curiosities, writes Anji Connell.

Xiamen-born architect Tan Lam's vintage store and café, in Wan Chai, is full of charming curiosities, writes Anji Connell.

20 Dec 2014 - 11:51PM
Design file: Sjors van Buyten

The Dutch artist transforms wood and vintage materials into unique pieces of furniture.

The Dutch artist transforms wood and vintage materials into unique pieces of furniture.

8 Nov 2014 - 10:10PM
Store de force: Studio

New Yorker Michelle Koller, who established her first Tequila Kola outlet 25 years ago, has opened a store specialising in furniture for compact homes.

New Yorker Michelle Koller, who established her first Tequila Kola outlet 25 years ago, has opened a store specialising in furniture for compact homes.

25 Oct 2014 - 10:26PM
Laws of attraction

When a legal couple gave their Repulse Bay flat a facelift, dark was swapped for light and recycling was a must.

When a legal couple gave their Repulse Bay flat a facelift, dark was swapped for light and recycling was a must.

4 Oct 2014 - 11:00PM
Store de force: Quatorze Juillet

French-born Elvire Girault's vintage furniture showroom fills a void in the Hong Kong market for elegant, eye-catching pieces from Europe.

French-born Elvire Girault's vintage furniture showroom fills a void in the Hong Kong market for elegant, eye-catching pieces from Europe.

23 Aug 2014 - 11:15PM
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