Aydee Tie

A Disney, Harry Potter, Marvel, Pokemon and altogether pop-culture geek, Aydee is the Social Media Editor on the Specialist Publications desk at SCMP. On the weekends you can find her holed up in board game cafes plotting to conquer the world... one Meeple at a time.
Aydee Tie
A Disney, Harry Potter, Marvel, Pokemon and altogether pop-culture geek, Aydee is the Social Media Editor on the Specialist Publications desk at SCMP. On the weekends you can find her holed up in board game cafes plotting to conquer the world... one Meeple at a time.

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For Valentine’s Day, we learn how to make a Mon Cherie cake

Gael Majchrzak, master patissier at Sweet Fashion House, is the perfect teacher for our lesson

12 Feb 2019 - 1:16PM
For Valentine’s Day, we learn how to make a Mon Cherie cake

Gael Majchrzak, master patissier at Sweet Fashion House, is the perfect teacher for our lesson

A peek inside the amenities bag in first-class on Emirates, Qatar Airways and Singapore Airlines

Luxury brands, including Bulgari, Giorgio Armani and Lalique, have helped to create lotions, lip balms and ‘sleeper suits’ so you can travel in comfort

8 Feb 2019 - 5:01PM
A peek inside the amenities bag in first-class on Emirates, Qatar Airways and Singapore Airlines

Luxury brands, including Bulgari, Giorgio Armani and Lalique, have helped to create lotions, lip balms and ‘sleeper suits’ so you can travel in comfort

GINSTR’s in town: ‘World’s Best Gin for a G&T’ goes sky high in Hong Kong’s Ozone bar

German distillery GINSTR has just picked up a double gold at the International Wine and Spirit Competition in London and is bringing its fine spirits to Hong Kong and China

3 Feb 2019 - 2:00PM
GINSTR’s in town: ‘World’s Best Gin for a G&T’ goes sky high in Hong Kong’s Ozone bar

German distillery GINSTR has just picked up a double gold at the International Wine and Spirit Competition in London and is bringing its fine spirits to Hong Kong and China

20 of our favourite lai see designs for Lunar New Year 2019

From Salvatore Ferragamo and Cartier to Bottega Veneta and Tod’s, top brands went all out to create gorgeous red envelopes that are all about sophistication and beauty

31 Jan 2019 - 10:32AM
20 of our favourite lai see designs for Lunar New Year 2019

From Salvatore Ferragamo and Cartier to Bottega Veneta and Tod’s, top brands went all out to create gorgeous red envelopes that are all about sophistication and beauty

What’s hot in Korea: a round-up of January’s top K-pop, K-drama and cultural news

EXO’s Kai declares his love for BLACKPINK’s Jennie, Lai Kuanlin prepares to film a TV drama and BTS makes Bloomberg’s 50 game-changers list

31 Jan 2019 - 10:01AM
What’s hot in Korea: a round-up of January’s top K-pop, K-drama and cultural news

EXO’s Kai declares his love for BLACKPINK’s Jennie, Lai Kuanlin prepares to film a TV drama and BTS makes Bloomberg’s 50 game-changers list

Where to go to eat Hong Kong’s best fish balls

Whether spicy, plain or dipped in curry, the city’s ubiquitous fish balls are also its most popular snack, and can be found wherever you go, from Wan Chai to Mong Kok

29 Jan 2019 - 9:02AM
Where to go to eat Hong Kong’s best fish balls

Whether spicy, plain or dipped in curry, the city’s ubiquitous fish balls are also its most popular snack, and can be found wherever you go, from Wan Chai to Mong Kok

Why ‘Black Panther’ could be a dark horse for the best picture Oscar at the 2019 Academy Awards

The box-office smash, featuring a largely all-African-American cast, is the first superhero film to be nominated for such an award at next month’s ceremony

24 Jan 2019 - 9:01AM
Why ‘Black Panther’ could be a dark horse for the best picture Oscar at the 2019 Academy Awards

The box-office smash, featuring a largely all-African-American cast, is the first superhero film to be nominated for such an award at next month’s ceremony

Pizza-eating Brie Larson and 9 best celebrity #10YearChallenge social media posts

Jessica Biel, Mark Ruffalo, Tyra Banks, Caitlin Jenner and Sarah Silverman are among the stars to accept the challenge. How did they do?

21 Jan 2019 - 10:51AM
Pizza-eating Brie Larson and 9 best celebrity #10YearChallenge social media posts

Jessica Biel, Mark Ruffalo, Tyra Banks, Caitlin Jenner and Sarah Silverman are among the stars to accept the challenge. How did they do?

5 cool things you need to know about Golden Globes winner Sandra Oh

Actress, whose parents were Korean immigrants to Canada, was given the key to the city of Ottawa, Ontario in 2013

8 Jan 2019 - 1:50PM
5 cool things you need to know about Golden Globes winner Sandra Oh

Actress, whose parents were Korean immigrants to Canada, was given the key to the city of Ottawa, Ontario in 2013

5 reasons why Benedict Cumberbatch should have won best actor at the Golden Globes
What’s hot in Korea: a round-up of December’s top K-pop, K-drama and cultural news

A quick recap of the entertainment headlines from Korea in December, from k-pop stars celebrating birthdays to fashion hits and misses at the 2018 Mnet Asian Music Awards

31 Dec 2018 - 12:00PM
What’s hot in Korea: a round-up of December’s top K-pop, K-drama and cultural news

A quick recap of the entertainment headlines from Korea in December, from k-pop stars celebrating birthdays to fashion hits and misses at the 2018 Mnet Asian Music Awards

What would Mark Backé, CEO of Grand Basel, do for fun?

The global director of the collectors’ car show, who is inspired by architecture, wants to renovate and build houses

25 Dec 2018 - 1:01PM
What would Mark Backé, CEO of Grand Basel, do for fun?

The global director of the collectors’ car show, who is inspired by architecture, wants to renovate and build houses

Watch STYLE’s top 5 celebrity interviews of 2018 – From K-pop star Jessica Jung to Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson

It was a great year for one-on-one conversations with superstars. Here’s our pick of the the list, which includes Jessica Alba, Lawrence Wong and Ouyang Nana

25 Dec 2018 - 11:00AM
Watch STYLE’s top 5 celebrity interviews of 2018 – From K-pop star Jessica Jung to Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson

It was a great year for one-on-one conversations with superstars. Here’s our pick of the the list, which includes Jessica Alba, Lawrence Wong and Ouyang Nana

We review Chanel Beauté’s Christmas make-up from its Collection Libre

With the festive season almost here, you will want to ensure you look our best going out, but will Chanel’s new Collection Libre make-up pass the test?

23 Dec 2018 - 11:02AM
We review Chanel Beauté’s Christmas make-up from its Collection Libre

With the festive season almost here, you will want to ensure you look our best going out, but will Chanel’s new Collection Libre make-up pass the test?

3 festive make-up looks to try

Charlotte Tilbury, Louboutin Beauté and Chanel Beauté make-up artists show our STYLE editors how to get glammed up for those Christmas parties – all in a few minutes

20 Dec 2018 - 6:10PM
3 festive make-up looks to try

Charlotte Tilbury, Louboutin Beauté and Chanel Beauté make-up artists show our STYLE editors how to get glammed up for those Christmas parties – all in a few minutes

Our pick of the top 5 ‘Today I Learned’ stories of 2018

How does Peninsula Hong Kong decorate a Christmas tree, or Ming Court restaurant make winter solstice tangyuan rice dumplings? Now we know

20 Dec 2018 - 4:11PM
Our pick of the top 5 ‘Today I Learned’ stories of 2018

How does Peninsula Hong Kong decorate a Christmas tree, or Ming Court restaurant make winter solstice tangyuan rice dumplings? Now we know

Learn how to make winter solstice tangyuan at the Michelin-starred Ming Court

Eating sweet glutinous rice dumplings at a family gathering is traditional practice at this time of year

17 Dec 2018 - 4:51PM
Learn how to make winter solstice tangyuan at the Michelin-starred Ming Court

Eating sweet glutinous rice dumplings at a family gathering is traditional practice at this time of year

We review Madam Saigon, where Vietnamese food is served up in modern surrounds

Highly recommended dishes at the restaurant include tom yum koong soup with king prawn and suckling pig

10 Dec 2018 - 2:05PM
We review Madam Saigon, where Vietnamese food is served up in modern surrounds

Highly recommended dishes at the restaurant include tom yum koong soup with king prawn and suckling pig

5 of our favourite Constance Wu moments in ‘Crazy Rich Asians’

The actress was unaware of her Golden Globe nomination as her phone was on ‘do not disturb mode – something her quirky character Rachel Chu would probably identify with

7 Dec 2018 - 2:37PM
5 of our favourite Constance Wu moments in ‘Crazy Rich Asians’

The actress was unaware of her Golden Globe nomination as her phone was on ‘do not disturb mode – something her quirky character Rachel Chu would probably identify with

We review Breathe, a new holistic approach to spin cycling at XYZ

The 50-minute ‘go slow’ class, in a candlelit studio, combines meditation and spin cycling – with the focus on breathing – and lets you to set your own pace.

5 Dec 2018 - 3:17AM
We review Breathe, a new holistic approach to spin cycling at XYZ

The 50-minute ‘go slow’ class, in a candlelit studio, combines meditation and spin cycling – with the focus on breathing – and lets you to set your own pace.

8 things you may have missed from K-pop, K-drama and all things South Korea in November

Actors Lee Byung-hun and Park Bo-gum, actress Song Hye-kyo, K-pop stars Victoria Song and Jessica Jung, boy band BTS and EXO’s Chanyeol all hit the headlines last month

6 Dec 2018 - 2:10PM
8 things you may have missed from K-pop, K-drama and all things South Korea in November

Actors Lee Byung-hun and Park Bo-gum, actress Song Hye-kyo, K-pop stars Victoria Song and Jessica Jung, boy band BTS and EXO’s Chanyeol all hit the headlines last month

How to make the Chinese dish of vegan sweet and sour pork with Hong Kong’s Ming Court

The Michelin-starred restaurant’s chef Li Yuet-faat showed us how to create the traditional favourite using Omnipork, a plant-based-protein meat alternative

12 Dec 2018 - 11:54AM
How to make the Chinese dish of vegan sweet and sour pork with Hong Kong’s Ming Court

The Michelin-starred restaurant’s chef Li Yuet-faat showed us how to create the traditional favourite using Omnipork, a plant-based-protein meat alternative

Don’t judge a book by its cover: meet inventor Max Gunawan and his innovative lamp Lumio

Robert Herjavec put US$350,000 into the project in 2015 after all five ‘Shark Tank’ investors showed an interest in the San Francisco-based company, who also have an office in Hong Kong

21 Nov 2018 - 4:02PM
Don’t judge a book by its cover: meet inventor Max Gunawan and his innovative lamp Lumio

Robert Herjavec put US$350,000 into the project in 2015 after all five ‘Shark Tank’ investors showed an interest in the San Francisco-based company, who also have an office in Hong Kong

Netflix K-drama ‘Memories of the Alhambra’, starring Hyun Bin and Park Shin-hye, set for global launch

Series, which will be shown on the streaming service from December 1, follows the international success of ‘Mr. Sunshine’

17 Nov 2018 - 5:25AM
Netflix K-drama ‘Memories of the Alhambra’, starring Hyun Bin and Park Shin-hye, set for global launch

Series, which will be shown on the streaming service from December 1, follows the international success of ‘Mr. Sunshine’

What is your favourite film cameo appearance by Stan Lee, creator of Iron Man and Spider-Man?

The Marvel Comics writer, who died recently at the age of 95, played some memorable roles alongside the characters he imagined into being

13 Nov 2018 - 2:01PM
What is your favourite film cameo appearance by Stan Lee, creator of Iron Man and Spider-Man?

The Marvel Comics writer, who died recently at the age of 95, played some memorable roles alongside the characters he imagined into being

Happy Thanksgiving! 13 of the best eat-out or take-home dinner options in Hong Kong

Thanksgiving this year takes place on Thursday, November 22 and Hong Kong offers plenty of gastronomic options whether it be to eat-in or takeaway

16 Nov 2018 - 2:51PM
Happy Thanksgiving! 13 of the best eat-out or take-home dinner options in Hong Kong

Thanksgiving this year takes place on Thursday, November 22 and Hong Kong offers plenty of gastronomic options whether it be to eat-in or takeaway

We review Artisan de la Truffe, Hong Kong’s newest truffle restaurant and concept store

The welcoming eatery, offering fine views of Victoria Harbour, serves a wide selection of truffle-infused dishes, but can you have too much of a good thing?

9 Nov 2018 - 6:21AM
We review Artisan de la Truffe, Hong Kong’s newest truffle restaurant and concept store

The welcoming eatery, offering fine views of Victoria Harbour, serves a wide selection of truffle-infused dishes, but can you have too much of a good thing?

What’s hot in Korea: a round-up of October’s top K-pop, K-drama and cultural news

Actress Song Hye-kyo remains a big hit across China, BTS’ Jimin shows off his abs and EXO’s D.O. stars in the hit drama ‘Dear Husband of 100 Days’

2 Nov 2018 - 11:22AM
What’s hot in Korea: a round-up of October’s top K-pop, K-drama and cultural news

Actress Song Hye-kyo remains a big hit across China, BTS’ Jimin shows off his abs and EXO’s D.O. stars in the hit drama ‘Dear Husband of 100 Days’

The Peninsula Hong Kong sets sail with launch of luxury yacht

The 60-foot-long cruiser, which can accommodate up to 15 hotel guests on deck, provides daily US$180 ‘sunset’ cruises and is also available for private use

26 Oct 2018 - 5:01PM
The Peninsula Hong Kong sets sail with launch of luxury yacht

The 60-foot-long cruiser, which can accommodate up to 15 hotel guests on deck, provides daily US$180 ‘sunset’ cruises and is also available for private use

How to make tortellini with The Ritz-Carlton Hong Kong's top chef Nicola Russo

Today, as we celebrate World Pasta Day, the Italian staple that has tempted taste buds for centuries, try your hand at making a tasty dish of tortellini

25 Oct 2018 - 12:27PM
How to make tortellini with The Ritz-Carlton Hong Kong's top chef Nicola Russo

Today, as we celebrate World Pasta Day, the Italian staple that has tempted taste buds for centuries, try your hand at making a tasty dish of tortellini

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