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Hong Kong’s Izzue gives Central Saint Martins fashion graduates a shop window in China

Fashion MA students’ prize for winning a contest is a trip to China to design a mini-collection for Hong Kong’s Izzue chain; their journey is one that growing numbers of Chinese fashion students are making in reverse, as applications to London college rise.

19 Sep 2018 - 8:05PM

Fashion MA students’ prize for winning a contest is a trip to China to design a mini-collection for Hong Kong’s Izzue chain; their journey is one that growing numbers of Chinese fashion students are making in reverse, as applications to London college rise.

Hong Kong’s Izzue gives Central Saint Martins fashion graduates a shop window in China
Hunky Chinese Canadian triplets make it big in China fashion, film – with roles in Jackie Chan movie and Hollywood blockbuster

There aren’t too many tall, handsome, muscled, university-educated actor triplets of Chinese descent. Raised in Canada, the film-star Luu brothers are making the most of their unique assets and carving out a niche in China.

9 Jul 2018 - 10:03AM

There aren’t too many tall, handsome, muscled, university-educated actor triplets of Chinese descent. Raised in Canada, the film-star Luu brothers are making the most of their unique assets and carving out a niche in China.

Hunky Chinese Canadian triplets make it big in China fashion, film – with roles in Jackie Chan movie and Hollywood blockbuster
China’s answer to Project Runway has fashion designers and TV viewers fascinated

CCTV show Fashion Master is a grander, and more patriotic, version of the US reality show, and as the final show airs this Saturday, we take a closer look at the competition that has attracted up to 20 million viewers an episode.

13 Jun 2018 - 8:30AM

CCTV show Fashion Master is a grander, and more patriotic, version of the US reality show, and as the final show airs this Saturday, we take a closer look at the competition that has attracted up to 20 million viewers an episode.

China’s answer to Project Runway has fashion designers and TV viewers fascinated
Australia artisans recreate gold rush fashions – couture gowns, corsets, crinolines and pantaloons – for living museum

Up to 100 hours of work goes into sewing each replica of a costume worn in the gold-mining town of Ballarat in the mid-19th century at the Sovereign Hill open-air museum – a draw for tourists from China, Hong Kong and elsewhere

3 Jun 2018 - 7:04PM

Up to 100 hours of work goes into sewing each replica of a costume worn in the gold-mining town of Ballarat in the mid-19th century at the Sovereign Hill open-air museum – a draw for tourists from China, Hong Kong and elsewhere

Australia artisans recreate gold rush fashions – couture gowns, corsets, crinolines and pantaloons – for living museum
How Nautica’s David Chu gave up retirement and created a hugely popular Beijing event space

Bored of playing golf, designer with the Midas touch went back to work. He talks about his latest venture in the Chinese capital, which has become a must-visit destination for the city’s fashion, arts and design crowd

20 Jul 2018 - 2:55PM

Bored of playing golf, designer with the Midas touch went back to work. He talks about his latest venture in the Chinese capital, which has become a must-visit destination for the city’s fashion, arts and design crowd

How Nautica’s David Chu gave up retirement and created a hugely popular Beijing event space
How entrepreneur Ignace Lecleir became a beacon of excellence on Beijing's dining landscape
Meet the new kids on Beijing's culinary block

Diners at Beijing's hottest new Chinese restaurant, Country Kitchen, would search in vain for any of the usual clichéd hotel-restaurant leitmotifs - there is a total absence of red in the pillars, lanterns, dragons and tablecloths. Designers at the Beijing Rosewood hotel's restaurant eschewed the elaborately ornate approach, opting for a stripped-down look with lots of wood, in keeping with the theme of northern China home-style dining.

26 Jun 2015 - 6:09AM

Diners at Beijing's hottest new Chinese restaurant, Country Kitchen, would search in vain for any of the usual clichéd hotel-restaurant leitmotifs - there is a total absence of red in the pillars, lanterns, dragons and tablecloths. Designers at the Beijing Rosewood hotel's restaurant eschewed the elaborately ornate approach, opting for a stripped-down look with lots of wood, in keeping with the theme of northern China home-style dining.

Meet the new kids on Beijing's culinary block
Mainland wine importers optimistic despite clampdown on gift giving
Brewery alehouses in Beijing bring European-style craft beers to masses
Shangri-La Hotel bicycle team sets off on a charity ride across China

When the going gets tough for a bunch of cyclists undertaking a marathon ride around southern and eastern China, they will not lack the inspiration to keep their wheels turning.

19 Nov 2013 - 8:42AM

When the going gets tough for a bunch of cyclists undertaking a marathon ride around southern and eastern China, they will not lack the inspiration to keep their wheels turning.

Shangri-La Hotel bicycle team sets off on a charity ride across China
Veteran golfer Gary Player explains why it's crucial to look after yourself
The have-a-go natives of Hangzhou
Terminal caters to many tastes
Designer gets shops to blend in
Paradise almost lost . . .
2 Oct 1993 - 12:00AM
Paradise almost lost . . .
Upper deck bus travel best way to savour views
Just nuts about the Peranakans
15 Apr 1993 - 12:00AM
Just nuts about the Peranakans
Asia's on the menu for new Aussies
Rail system proves race against time
Orang-utans star attractions for visitors at world-famous zoo
Sir Norman creates glass masterpiece
Pearl River Delta cities earmarked for any overspill traffic
Soaking up nature in comfort
15 Jan 2000 - 12:00AM
Soaking up nature in comfort
War zone becomes top resort
4 Dec 1998 - 12:00AM
War zone becomes top resort
10 PLACES TO DINE
14 Oct 2005 - 12:00AM
10 PLACES TO DINE
Everyone talks about the new Three Gorges dam on the Yangtze. But where does the river actually go from and to?
Party time for Peter Pans
21 Jul 1999 - 12:00AM
Party time for Peter Pans
SUITE DEALS
14 Oct 2005 - 12:00AM
SUITE DEALS
Vine of the times
15 Jun 2006 - 12:00AM
Vine of  the times
All roads lead to home page
16 Jan 2000 - 12:00AM
All roads lead to home page