Gloria Fung

Commissioning editor at SCMP, Gloria covers jewellery and watch among other luxury lifestyle topics.
Gloria Fung
Commissioning editor at SCMP, Gloria covers jewellery and watch among other luxury lifestyle topics.

Latest from Gloria Fung

Vintage Hermès and the original Birkin bag: fashion lover Catherine B. tells all

Then-Hermès president Jean-Louis Dumas designed a bag for actress Jane Birkin to fit all her travel essentials in 1984

5 Apr 2019 - 10:01AM

Then-Hermès president Jean-Louis Dumas designed a bag for actress Jane Birkin to fit all her travel essentials in 1984

Vintage Hermès and the original Birkin bag: fashion lover Catherine B. tells all
Why Cartier draws on the past to move forward – reinventing icons like the Santos and Panthère

Cartier launches amazing reinterpretations, and the results are fascinating

1 Apr 2019 - 6:00PM

Cartier launches amazing reinterpretations, and the results are fascinating

Why Cartier draws on the past to move forward – reinventing icons like the Santos and Panthère
SIHH 2019: Parmigiani Fleurier gives craftsmen free rein to work their magic

Founder Michael Parmigiani is a master at drawing on tradition, and it works to the collection’s advantage

31 Mar 2019 - 10:00AM

Founder Michael Parmigiani is a master at drawing on tradition, and it works to the collection’s advantage

SIHH 2019: Parmigiani Fleurier gives craftsmen free rein to work their magic
SIHH 2019: What makes Piaget tick? Diamonds, more diamonds – and lots of gold

Brand brings level of refinement and opulence to its watches that is usually reserved for high jewellery

25 Mar 2019 - 6:00PM

Brand brings level of refinement and opulence to its watches that is usually reserved for high jewellery

SIHH 2019: What makes Piaget tick? Diamonds, more diamonds – and lots of gold
Baselworld 2019: Patek Philippe and Rolex confirm watchmaking’s green tide

The first signs of blue being usurped were evident at SIHH in Genève in mid-January

25 Mar 2019 - 1:00PM

The first signs of blue being usurped were evident at SIHH in Genève in mid-January

Baselworld 2019: Patek Philippe and Rolex confirm watchmaking’s green tide
Roger Dubuis and Lamborghini race another lap in new Excalibur collaboration

The new collaboration sees the integration of design details from the Huracán to the case and dial

24 Mar 2019 - 2:00PM

The new collaboration sees the integration of design details from the Huracán to the case and dial

Roger Dubuis and Lamborghini race another lap in new Excalibur collaboration
SIHH 2019: Is Code 11.59 set to join the ranks of other Audemars Piguet icons?

Ambitious collection tipped to emulate brand’s Royal Oak and Royal Oak Offshore as huge success stories

23 Mar 2019 - 6:00PM

Ambitious collection tipped to emulate brand’s Royal Oak and Royal Oak Offshore as huge success stories

SIHH 2019: Is Code 11.59 set to join the ranks of other Audemars Piguet icons?
SIHH 2019: IWC’s Spitfire and Top Gun timepieces reach for the sky

Latest collections expand on the Pilot’s Watch theme and display the stylish practicality associated with the brand

22 Mar 2019 - 5:00PM

Latest collections expand on the Pilot’s Watch theme and display the stylish practicality associated with the brand

SIHH 2019: IWC’s Spitfire and Top Gun timepieces reach for the sky
Why is Ulysse Nardin’s Freak X collection piquing the interest of new fans?

Carbonium is an aeronautical-grade carbon fibre that is twice as light as conventional carbon composite

22 Mar 2019 - 4:00AM

Carbonium is an aeronautical-grade carbon fibre that is twice as light as conventional carbon composite

Why is Ulysse Nardin’s Freak X collection piquing the interest of new fans?
SIHH and Baselworld unite behind April 2020 dates – making life easier for visitors

SIHH will be in Geneva from April 26-29, with Baselworld in Basel from April 30 to May 5

21 Mar 2019 - 5:00PM

SIHH will be in Geneva from April 26-29, with Baselworld in Basel from April 30 to May 5

SIHH and Baselworld unite behind April 2020 dates – making life easier for visitors
Sulli, Irene Kim and Kim Ha-neul shine bright at Seoul's Boucheron party

The luxury brand presents transformable white- or yellow-gold jewellery items from its latest designs

21 Mar 2019 - 1:00PM

The luxury brand presents transformable white- or yellow-gold jewellery items from its latest designs

Sulli, Irene Kim and Kim Ha-neul shine bright at Seoul's Boucheron party
Vintage Chanel jewellery and handbags form part of ‘nobel’ auction in Hong Kong

Evening bags, purses, earrings, brooches and necklaces form part of Poly Auction’s ‘Nobel Handbags and Accessories’ sale on April 2

20 Mar 2019 - 2:11AM

Evening bags, purses, earrings, brooches and necklaces form part of Poly Auction’s ‘Nobel Handbags and Accessories’ sale on April 2

Vintage Chanel jewellery and handbags form part of ‘nobel’ auction in Hong Kong
Former James Bond Pierce Brosnan talks watches, making movies and how he likes to spend his spare time

The Irish actor, 65, who owns timepieces made by Cartier and Blancpain, tells STYLE he’s an ambassador for Speake-Marin

23 Feb 2019 - 3:20PM

The Irish actor, 65, who owns timepieces made by Cartier and Blancpain, tells STYLE he’s an ambassador for Speake-Marin

Former James Bond Pierce Brosnan talks watches, making movies and how he likes to spend his spare time
From Napoleon Bonaparte to JFK, how love offerings from the rich and powerful have shaped the world of jewellery

Future US president’s ‘toi et moi’ ring for Jackie Bouvier for their 1953 wedding has never gone out of fashion

19 Feb 2019 - 3:24PM

Future US president’s ‘toi et moi’ ring for Jackie Bouvier for their 1953 wedding has never gone out of fashion

From Napoleon Bonaparte to JFK, how love offerings from the rich and powerful have shaped the world of jewellery
Why your classic car, jewellery or fine wine is a great alternative investment

Such treasured assets are the hottest categories when it comes to alternative investments – while providing the joy of ownership

5 Feb 2019 - 2:04AM

Such treasured assets are the hottest categories when it comes to alternative investments – while providing the joy of ownership

Why your classic car, jewellery or fine wine is a great alternative investment
7 Year of the Pig luxury watches you would want to flaunt this Lunar New Year

Designs of Vacheron Constantin, Panerai, Piaget, Jaquet Droz and Chopard, some with diamond-encrusted bezels, depict the 12th Chinese zodiac animal

1 Feb 2019 - 10:02AM

Designs of Vacheron Constantin, Panerai, Piaget, Jaquet Droz and Chopard, some with diamond-encrusted bezels, depict the 12th Chinese zodiac animal

7 Year of the Pig luxury watches you would want to flaunt this Lunar New Year
Top 11 timepieces for men at SIHH 2019

From Audemars Piguet’s Code 11.59 to the Hermès Arceau L’Heure De La Lune, the annual Geneva fair saw an impressive range from the world’s best luxury watchmakers

24 Jan 2019 - 5:59PM

From Audemars Piguet’s Code 11.59 to the Hermès Arceau L’Heure De La Lune, the annual Geneva fair saw an impressive range from the world’s best luxury watchmakers

Top 11 timepieces for men at SIHH 2019
SIHH 2019: Montblanc mines anthracite for its Star Legacy timepieces

The luxury brand also unveils two new TimeWalker automatic chronographs at this week’s Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie watch fair in Geneva

17 Jan 2019 - 3:04PM

The luxury brand also unveils two new TimeWalker automatic chronographs at this week’s Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie watch fair in Geneva

SIHH 2019: Montblanc mines anthracite for its Star Legacy timepieces
SIHH 2019: the best booths are revealed

The magic of watchmaking is clear for all to see inside the halls of Palexpo in Geneva

17 Jan 2019 - 1:26PM

The magic of watchmaking is clear for all to see inside the halls of Palexpo in Geneva

SIHH 2019: the best booths are revealed
SIHH 2019: Piaget’s Altiplano watches inspired by something that’s truly out of this world

Two of the three skinny timepieces unveiled by the Swiss luxury watchmaker at this year’s SIHH 2019 watch fair in Geneva contain pieces of a meteorite

16 Jan 2019 - 2:01PM

Two of the three skinny timepieces unveiled by the Swiss luxury watchmaker at this year’s SIHH 2019 watch fair in Geneva contain pieces of a meteorite

SIHH 2019: Piaget’s Altiplano watches inspired by something that’s truly out of this world
SIHH 2019: Geneva night sky lights up Vacheron Constantin’s Les Cabinotiers collection

Minute Repeater Tourbillon Sky Chart is an exquisite snapshot of the stars over the city, while the Grand Complication Phoenix carries an intricate engraving of the mythical bird

15 Jan 2019 - 4:38PM

Minute Repeater Tourbillon Sky Chart is an exquisite snapshot of the stars over the city, while the Grand Complication Phoenix carries an intricate engraving of the mythical bird

SIHH 2019: Geneva night sky lights up Vacheron Constantin’s Les Cabinotiers collection
SIHH 2019: Cartier goes back in time for inspiration for its Tonneau and Libre collections

Its designs were inspired by the eye-catching silhouette of its 1906 Tonneau, and a 1921 creation formed the basis of its Art Deco Libre Tank Chinoise Red

14 Jan 2019 - 4:31PM

Its designs were inspired by the eye-catching silhouette of its 1906 Tonneau, and a 1921 creation formed the basis of its Art Deco Libre Tank Chinoise Red

SIHH 2019: Cartier goes back in time for inspiration for its Tonneau and Libre collections
SIHH 2019: Ulysse Nardin’s new futuristic Freak X is a triumph of the imagination

Lightweight, more compact model has new manufacture flying carousel baguette movement rotating around its own axis, serving as the hands on this dial-less timepiece

13 Jan 2019 - 4:02PM

Lightweight, more compact model has new manufacture flying carousel baguette movement rotating around its own axis, serving as the hands on this dial-less timepiece

SIHH 2019: Ulysse Nardin’s new futuristic Freak X is a triumph of the imagination
How shape-shifter Wallace Chan is cutting it as a gem designer

The artist-philosopher of gem creation adopts Zen-like, back-to-nature approach and state-of-the-art techniques to achieve dazzling perfection

13 Jan 2019 - 12:03PM

The artist-philosopher of gem creation adopts Zen-like, back-to-nature approach and state-of-the-art techniques to achieve dazzling perfection

How shape-shifter Wallace Chan is cutting it as a gem designer
Where does your Tiffany diamond come from? Now you can find out

In an exclusive interview, Alessandro Bogliolo, Tiffany & Co.’s CEO, explains to STYLE how the maison’s new diamond source initiative will make the entire journey of its stones transparent to consumers by 2020

10 Jan 2019 - 6:01PM

In an exclusive interview, Alessandro Bogliolo, Tiffany & Co.’s CEO, explains to STYLE how the maison’s new diamond source initiative will make the entire journey of its stones transparent to consumers by 2020

Where does your Tiffany diamond come from? Now you can find out
SIHH 2019: who’s in – and out – at this year’s Geneva watch fair

The event, which will align its dates with Baselworld from next year, starts on January 14 with debutant Bovet, but without leading brand Van Cleef & Arpels

4 Jan 2019 - 4:00PM

The event, which will align its dates with Baselworld from next year, starts on January 14 with debutant Bovet, but without leading brand Van Cleef & Arpels

SIHH 2019: who’s in – and out – at this year’s Geneva watch fair
When jewellers and watchmakers create the perfect marriage – timepieces for brides

Luxury brands such as Chanel, Breguet, Van Cleef & Arpels, Graff, Chaumet and Harry Winston offer a range of exquisite designs to suit any wedding day

4 Jan 2019 - 12:00PM

Luxury brands such as Chanel, Breguet, Van Cleef & Arpels, Graff, Chaumet and Harry Winston offer a range of exquisite designs to suit any wedding day

When jewellers and watchmakers create the perfect marriage – timepieces for brides
The best women’s watches of 2018 – from Richard Mille’s art deco ‘talisman’ to Panthere de Cartier

Timepieces by Graff, Breguet, Cartier, Patek Philippe, Montblanc, Harry Winston, Jaquet Droz and Chaumet also caught the eye

31 Dec 2018 - 5:06PM

Timepieces by Graff, Breguet, Cartier, Patek Philippe, Montblanc, Harry Winston, Jaquet Droz and Chaumet also caught the eye

The best women’s watches of 2018 – from Richard Mille’s art deco ‘talisman’ to Panthere de Cartier
10 best watches for men of 2018

From Rolex to Bulgari, check out our list of the year’s most exquisite watches for gents

21 Dec 2018 - 4:44AM

From Rolex to Bulgari, check out our list of the year’s most exquisite watches for gents

10 best watches for men of 2018
How to customise your Rolex to make it one of a kind

Three specialist firms, Titan Black, Blaken and MAD Paris, can transform the designs and colours of Rolex watches so they look exactly the way you want

24 Jan 2019 - 3:11PM

Three specialist firms, Titan Black, Blaken and MAD Paris, can transform the designs and colours of Rolex watches so they look exactly the way you want

How to customise your Rolex to make it one of a kind