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.

Latest from Aydee Tie

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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?

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

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

3 festive make-up looks to try
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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

16 Nov 2018 - 10:12AM

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

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

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

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

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

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

5 Nov 2018 - 2:00AM

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?

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

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’

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

The Peninsula Hong Kong sets sail with launch of luxury yacht
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

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

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