Kim Soo-jin

Kim Soo-jin

Kim Soo-jin is the digital content manager for STYLE. In her current role, she leads the magazine’s social media strategy for Facebook and Instagram, commissions stories for its website and also writes whenever she can. In the past, she has written for Good Eating, Destination Macau and SCMP’s various special reports throughout the year. During this time, her main beats included high jewellery, luxury watches and Hong Kong’s ever-evolving dining scene.

Latest from Kim Soo-jin

Where to eat and drink in Hong Kong this November: new restaurant openings and more

A new Tuscan trattoria in Wan Chai from Black Sheep Restaurants, a Japanese restaurant in TST, Godiva afternoon teas and white truffles are all on the menu for November

1 Nov 2019 - 7:00PM

A new Tuscan trattoria in Wan Chai from Black Sheep Restaurants, a Japanese restaurant in TST, Godiva afternoon teas and white truffles are all on the menu for November

Where to eat and drink in Hong Kong this November: new restaurant openings and more
From breakfast at Tiffany’s to the Hong Kong International Airport: Where to eat in Hong Kong this October

Wolfgang Puck Kitchen and Duddell’s new restaurant locations at Hong Kong International Airport, afternoon teas, and cocktails overlooking Victoria Harbour

7 Nov 2019 - 5:11PM

Wolfgang Puck Kitchen and Duddell’s new restaurant locations at Hong Kong International Airport, afternoon teas, and cocktails overlooking Victoria Harbour

From breakfast at Tiffany’s to the Hong Kong International Airport: Where to eat in Hong Kong this October
Not just one half of Song-Song couple: 4 of Song Joong-ki’s greatest screen roles

Song’s ability to take on the role of each character and make it his own, has endeared the Descendants of the Sun actor to film and TV critics alike – and to the public

17 Oct 2019 - 10:46AM

Song’s ability to take on the role of each character and make it his own, has endeared the Descendants of the Sun actor to film and TV critics alike – and to the public

Not just one half of Song-Song couple: 4 of Song Joong-ki’s greatest screen roles
Mooncake mania – all our best mooncake stories so you can have the best Mid-Autumn Festival ever

We also learn how to make vegan, as well as traditional mooncakes

13 Sep 2019 - 2:20PM

We also learn how to make vegan, as well as traditional mooncakes

Mooncake mania – all our best mooncake stories so you can have the best Mid-Autumn Festival ever
BTS leader RM: 3 things every fan should know about their favourite K-pop star

The boy band icon has an IQ of 148 and learned English from watching all 10 series of Friends

12 Sep 2019 - 5:30PM

The boy band icon has an IQ of 148 and learned English from watching all 10 series of Friends

BTS leader RM: 3 things every fan should know about their favourite K-pop star
Where to eat and drink in Hong Kong this September: 8 hot new menus, venues, pop-ups and celebrity chef collaborations

Avobar arrives, Pirata turns five, Roganic meets Jaan, Massimo Spigaroli guests at Nicholini’s, Island Gourmet goes Kowloon and more

18 Sep 2019 - 3:42PM

Avobar arrives, Pirata turns five, Roganic meets Jaan, Massimo Spigaroli guests at Nicholini’s, Island Gourmet goes Kowloon and more

Where to eat and drink in Hong Kong this September: 8 hot new menus, venues, pop-ups and celebrity chef collaborations
From century egg to Sichuan chilli – we taste-test Hong Kong’s wackiest new mooncakes

We tackle inventive Mid-Autumn Festival treats from Supernutri, The Cakery x John Anthony, Kowloon Shangri-La, InterContinental Grand Stanford – and KFC

2 Sep 2019 - 7:00PM

We tackle inventive Mid-Autumn Festival treats from Supernutri, The Cakery x John Anthony, Kowloon Shangri-La, InterContinental Grand Stanford – and KFC

From century egg to Sichuan chilli – we taste-test Hong Kong’s wackiest new mooncakes
6 times Jungkook of BTS made K-pop fans swoon on Instagram

Jungkook of BTS turns 22 today – we celebrate the boy band heartthrob's top posts and hottest looks

1 Sep 2019 - 10:00AM

Jungkook of BTS turns 22 today – we celebrate the boy band heartthrob's top posts and hottest looks

6 times Jungkook of BTS made K-pop fans swoon on Instagram
5 of Hong Kong’s most luxurious mooncakes to savour this year

Mini egg custard treats from The Peninsula Hong Kong and The Ritz-Carlton, Hong Kong, and Island Shangri-La, Hong Kong’s version with dried tangerine peel are among the offerings

10 Sep 2019 - 5:41PM

Mini egg custard treats from The Peninsula Hong Kong and The Ritz-Carlton, Hong Kong, and Island Shangri-La, Hong Kong’s version with dried tangerine peel are among the offerings

5 of Hong Kong’s most luxurious mooncakes to savour this year
Where to eat and drink in Hong Kong this August: 8 new bars, restaurants and cocktails

With Tropical Storm Wipha over, there’s no better time to try some of Hong Kong's newest bars, restaurants and cocktails

2 Aug 2019 - 3:39PM

With Tropical Storm Wipha over, there’s no better time to try some of Hong Kong's newest bars, restaurants and cocktails

Where to eat and drink in Hong Kong this August: 8 new bars, restaurants and cocktails
Why Acker’s director John Kapon uses the personal touch to keep wine auctions special

Chairman of the American wine auction house says attentive customer service has helped business to thrive for nearly 200 years

14 Jul 2019 - 12:00PM

Chairman of the American wine auction house says attentive customer service has helped business to thrive for nearly 200 years

Why Acker’s director John Kapon uses the personal touch to keep wine auctions special
Why Hong Kong speakeasy PDT (Please Don’t Tell) is worth talking about

PDT (Please Don’t Tell) bar located inside the Landmark Mandarin Oriental offers a great mix of classics from the original branch and new creations made especially for locals

21 Aug 2019 - 12:53PM

PDT (Please Don’t Tell) bar located inside the Landmark Mandarin Oriental offers a great mix of classics from the original branch and new creations made especially for locals

Why Hong Kong speakeasy PDT (Please Don’t Tell) is worth talking about
Where to eat in Hong Kong in July: new openings and menus to try

Celebrated 2 Michelin-starred chef Christophe Hay joins WHISK at The Mira for two nights, while the new eateries include Cornerstone, Sip Song, TMK and Honjo

2 Jul 2019 - 12:26PM

Celebrated 2 Michelin-starred chef Christophe Hay joins WHISK at The Mira for two nights, while the new eateries include Cornerstone, Sip Song, TMK and Honjo

Where to eat in Hong Kong in July: new openings and menus to try
4 things you need to know about Rocketman, the biopic about Elton John

Why actor Taron Egerton wears 140,000 Swarovski crystals on one costume and Rami Malek almost has cameo in biopic of English singer-songwriter Elton John’s early career

25 Jun 2019 - 4:00PM

Why actor Taron Egerton wears 140,000 Swarovski crystals on one costume and Rami Malek almost has cameo in biopic of English singer-songwriter Elton John’s early career

4 things you need to know about Rocketman, the biopic about Elton John
Inventive Daarukhana presents delicious and Instagram-worthy Indian dishes

The accent is definitely on the contemporary at this Wan Chai restaurant, with its ultra-modern ambience and deliciously modern Indian cuisine

18 Jun 2019 - 1:15PM

The accent is definitely on the contemporary at this Wan Chai restaurant, with its ultra-modern ambience and deliciously modern Indian cuisine

Inventive Daarukhana presents delicious and Instagram-worthy Indian dishes
Why K-pop star IU is more than just a pretty face who can sing

The singer-songwriter, who celebrates her 26th birthday on May 16, is known for niche indie music style, success as an actress and Samsung and HiteJinro brand endorsements

16 May 2019 - 10:00AM

The singer-songwriter, who celebrates her 26th birthday on May 16, is known for niche indie music style, success as an actress and Samsung and HiteJinro brand endorsements

Why K-pop star IU is more than just a pretty face who can sing
Marvel Cinematic Universe: We rank the best Avengers costumes

Where is the fun in being a superhero if you don’t get to wear flashy outfits?

9 May 2019 - 5:00PM

Where is the fun in being a superhero if you don’t get to wear flashy outfits?

Marvel Cinematic Universe: We rank the best Avengers costumes
Where to eat in Hong Kong: 8 great new restaurants and collaborations to try in May

Treats this month include the opening of Kinship, Sabatini Ristorante’s white asparagus season and afternoon tea delights from The Ritz-Carlton, Hong Kong and Sugarfina

2 May 2019 - 3:00PM

Treats this month include the opening of Kinship, Sabatini Ristorante’s white asparagus season and afternoon tea delights from The Ritz-Carlton, Hong Kong and Sugarfina

Where to eat in Hong Kong: 8 great new restaurants and collaborations to try in May
K-pop boy band BTS named among Time magazine’s 100 Most Influential People
K-drama heartthrobs Jung Woo-sung and Lee Jung-jae ooze charm on Hong Kong visit

Eloquent Korean actors reveal their favourite Hong Kong snacks in between discussing their careers and the challenges of their job

15 Apr 2019 - 4:27PM

Eloquent Korean actors reveal their favourite Hong Kong snacks in between discussing their careers and the challenges of their job

K-drama heartthrobs Jung Woo-sung and Lee Jung-jae ooze charm on Hong Kong visit
Double-boiled chicken soup and other comforts at Redhouse

The three-cup chicken in a stone pot and poached Wagyu beef slices in chilli oil have just the right amount of spice

10 Apr 2019 - 11:30AM

The three-cup chicken in a stone pot and poached Wagyu beef slices in chilli oil have just the right amount of spice

Double-boiled chicken soup and other comforts at Redhouse
Where to eat in Hong Kong: 8 restaurants and bars offering new culinary delights in April

Sushi Zo and Gishiki Lounge will open, ‘Springalicious’ afternoon tea is served at The Peninsula and French chef Pierre Gagnaire returns to Pierre are among the treats

2 Apr 2019 - 3:57PM

Sushi Zo and Gishiki Lounge will open, ‘Springalicious’ afternoon tea is served at The Peninsula and French chef Pierre Gagnaire returns to Pierre are among the treats

Where to eat in Hong Kong: 8 restaurants and bars offering new culinary delights in April
We review the Capella Sanya, the latest luxury beachfront hotel to open in Sanya

Capella Sanya offers peace and quiet paired with spectacular views and service

21 Mar 2019 - 3:00PM

Capella Sanya offers peace and quiet paired with spectacular views and service

We review the Capella Sanya, the latest luxury beachfront hotel to open in Sanya
Panerai’s new Bronzo PAM 968 Submersible: watch as we get hands-on with it

Timepiece is driven by an automatic P.9010 manufacture calibre that comes with 72 hours of power reserve.

19 Mar 2019 - 10:50PM

Timepiece is driven by an automatic P.9010 manufacture calibre that comes with 72 hours of power reserve.

Panerai’s new Bronzo PAM 968 Submersible: watch as we get hands-on with it
‘Maverick’ investor’s ‘US$26 million wine collection’ tipped to set record at Sotheby’s auction

Eclectic selection from Burgundy, Champagne, Rhône and Bordeaux among 16,889 bottles for sale in Hong Kong this month

15 Mar 2019 - 12:00PM

Eclectic selection from Burgundy, Champagne, Rhône and Bordeaux among 16,889 bottles for sale in Hong Kong this month

‘Maverick’ investor’s ‘US$26 million wine collection’ tipped to set record at Sotheby’s auction
Here is a first look at Song Hye-kyo's campaign for Chaumet, wearing US$180,000 necklace

The actress, known for her work on the drama ‘Encounters’, is shown wearing the brand’s two different Joséphine Aigrette collections

11 Mar 2019 - 4:58PM

The actress, known for her work on the drama ‘Encounters’, is shown wearing the brand’s two different Joséphine Aigrette collections

Here is a first look at Song Hye-kyo's campaign for Chaumet, wearing US$180,000 necklace
Girls’ Generation’s Seohyun signs up with with Namoo Actors, joining a line-up of top Korean stars

Korean actress and singer made her name with K-pop group Girls’ Generation in 2007

7 Mar 2019 - 12:18PM

Korean actress and singer made her name with K-pop group Girls’ Generation in 2007

Girls’ Generation’s Seohyun signs up with with Namoo Actors, joining a line-up of top Korean stars
Where to eat in Hong Kong: for guest chefs and gastronomic art, 7 of the best picks this March

Yozo Ueda and Anatoly Kazakov bring their expertise from Kyoto and Moscow, Ignis and Silencio are new kids on the block, and Hoi King Heen turns 25

5 Mar 2019 - 12:02PM

Yozo Ueda and Anatoly Kazakov bring their expertise from Kyoto and Moscow, Ignis and Silencio are new kids on the block, and Hoi King Heen turns 25

Where to eat in Hong Kong: for guest chefs and gastronomic art, 7 of the best picks this March
5 top songs of K-pop rapper CL, the ‘Baddest Female’

The star, with a talent for provocative and addictive songs, has been in the public eye since 2009 and her days with girl group 2NE1

26 Feb 2019 - 12:11PM

The star, with a talent for provocative and addictive songs, has been in the public eye since 2009 and her days with girl group 2NE1

5 top songs of K-pop rapper CL, the ‘Baddest Female’
8 places to eat in Hong Kong this February: from Simon Rogan's new Roganic to the crispy Peking duck

Sichuan Lab, Redhouse, Roganic and Mr Brown are opening this month

13 Feb 2019 - 12:33PM

Sichuan Lab, Redhouse, Roganic and Mr Brown are opening this month

8 places to eat in Hong Kong this February: from Simon Rogan's new Roganic to the crispy Peking duck