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If I only had ... model Janet Ma is sharing the love and putting on the charm for charity
If I only had ... Architect William Lim plans a Very Hong Kong time

... one community event to support this week it would be Very Hong Kong. It's not every day you get to watch classic films under the stars with Hong Kong's skyline as the backdrop, or get free classical music classes from world-class musicians under a flyover. 

11 Dec 2013 - 10:33PM

... one community event to support this week it would be Very Hong Kong. It's not every day you get to watch classic films under the stars with Hong Kong's skyline as the backdrop, or get free classical music classes from world-class musicians under a flyover. 

If I only had ... Architect William Lim plans a Very Hong Kong time
High notes

Must-have accessories that will add a touch of sophistication to a night at the opera.

14 Sep 2012 - 1:05AM

Must-have accessories that will add a touch of sophistication to a night at the opera.

High notes
Suits you, Sir

Hardy Amies' eclectic background took him from twee tweeds to space suits, and Essex to Savile Row. Francesca Fearon examines how his legacy is influencing the brand's creative director, Claire Malcolm.

14 Sep 2012 - 12:40AM

Hardy Amies' eclectic background took him from twee tweeds to space suits, and Essex to Savile Row. Francesca Fearon examines how his legacy is influencing the brand's creative director, Claire Malcolm.

Suits you, Sir
Men, myself, I

Richard Nicoll's move into menswear starts with dressing himself, writes Francesca Fearon.

14 Sep 2012 - 12:29AM

Richard Nicoll's move into menswear starts with dressing himself, writes Francesca Fearon.

Men, myself, I
Sports chic never looked so good, so even the playing field with these winning items

Sports chic never looked so good, so even the playing field with these winning items.

19 Apr 2017 - 5:48PM

Sports chic never looked so good, so even the playing field with these winning items.

Sports chic never looked so good, so even the playing field with these winning items
Sukosol Hotel dynasty heir Krissada Sukosol Clapp has never lived a conventional life

The Siam in Bangkok, Pentahotels in Beijing and London's Town Hall Hotel are winning fans -and awards - as they cater to the design-savvy traveller seeking a unique holiday experience. Divia Harilela catches up with the three young Asian hoteliers behind the über-cool properties.

6 Jul 2017 - 1:53PM

The Siam in Bangkok, Pentahotels in Beijing and London's Town Hall Hotel are winning fans -and awards - as they cater to the design-savvy traveller seeking a unique holiday experience. Divia Harilela catches up with the three young Asian hoteliers behind the über-cool properties.

Sukosol Hotel dynasty heir Krissada Sukosol Clapp has never lived a conventional life
Have suit, will travel

Tailors are racking up air miles as rapidly as their custom-made and bespoke orders will carry them, writes Abid Rahman.

14 Sep 2012 - 12:32AM

Tailors are racking up air miles as rapidly as their custom-made and bespoke orders will carry them, writes Abid Rahman.

Have suit, will travel
Must-have design gems
1 Nov 2012 - 11:23PM
Must-have design gems
Luxury brands celebrate milestone anniversaries

Two luxury brands known for their craftsmanship are celebrating anniversaries, writes Mary Agnew.

13 Dec 2012 - 11:32PM

Two luxury brands known for their craftsmanship are celebrating anniversaries, writes Mary Agnew.

Luxury brands celebrate milestone anniversaries
Variety show

Jaime Hayon's prolific body of fantastical work includes furniture, art, interiors, shoes, ceramics and installations. Here we highlight a selection of his collaborations…

1 Nov 2012 - 11:46PM

Jaime Hayon's prolific body of fantastical work includes furniture, art, interiors, shoes, ceramics and installations. Here we highlight a selection of his collaborations…

Variety show
Cartier show, glass act, Winston's way
Take a seat

After a search involving the internet and private detectives, Charles Pollock, creator of the iconic Sling Back Chair, is back in business with the new CP Chair. Khuroum Bukhari talks with Jerry Helling, president of Bernhardt Design, to find out how Pollock was brought back into the creative fold

2 Nov 2012 - 2:23PM

After a search involving the internet and private detectives, Charles Pollock, creator of the iconic Sling Back Chair, is back in business with the new CP Chair. Khuroum Bukhari talks with Jerry Helling, president of Bernhardt Design, to find out how Pollock was brought back into the creative fold

Take a seat
Piaget's sparkling new collection draws acclaim
Wants + needs
3 Apr 2017 - 10:46AM
Wants + needs
Walk this way

Repetto's delicate ballet slipper is taking the world by storm. Jing Zhang meets the man behind the global expansion of the French brand.

13 Dec 2012 - 11:32PM

Repetto's delicate ballet slipper is taking the world by storm. Jing Zhang meets the man behind the global expansion of the French brand.

Walk this way
Against the grain

Raised in a powerful political family, Wan Baobao shocked her family when she chose jewellery design as a career, writes Vivian Chen.

13 Dec 2012 - 11:51PM

Raised in a powerful political family, Wan Baobao shocked her family when she chose jewellery design as a career, writes Vivian Chen.

Against the grain
Lessons from the sole

Shoe designer Jimmy Choo talks to Nicole Chabot about making strides in education and tourism.

1 Nov 2012 - 11:52PM

Shoe designer Jimmy Choo talks to Nicole Chabot about making strides in education and tourism.

Lessons from the sole
From kitsch to cool: Swarovski's message is crystal clear

Once known for its crystal animal figurines, Swarovski now collaborates with some of the biggest names in fashion and design. Divia Harilela meets the woman whose creative vision helped revive a family business.

13 Dec 2012 - 11:32PM

Once known for its crystal animal figurines, Swarovski now collaborates with some of the biggest names in fashion and design. Divia Harilela meets the woman whose creative vision helped revive a family business.

From kitsch to cool: Swarovski's message is crystal clear
Plan this
3 Jul 2013 - 10:29PM
Plan this
Retro style's clean lines bring a timeless aesthetic to modern home furnishings

Retro style's clean lines bring a timeless aesthetic to modern home furnishings.

8 Feb 2017 - 12:49PM

Retro style's clean lines bring a timeless aesthetic to modern home furnishings.

Retro style's clean lines bring a timeless aesthetic to modern home furnishings
Restaurant review: Marugame Seimen chain - do-it-yourself udon
The quintessential British experience at Boconnoc House

After a 10-year renovation, Boconnoc House in the Cornwall countryside is back to its former glory. Kylie Knott meets the estate's interior designer who has her creative sites fixed on Asia.

2 Nov 2012 - 12:04AM

After a 10-year renovation, Boconnoc House in the Cornwall countryside is back to its former glory. Kylie Knott meets the estate's interior designer who has her creative sites fixed on Asia.

The quintessential British experience at Boconnoc House
Naturally yours

Get close to nature with these home furnishings that bring the outside in.

1 Nov 2012 - 11:23PM

Get close to nature with these home furnishings that bring the outside in.

Naturally yours
Asian hotels improve room service to cater to a variety of luxury needs
The original starchitect, Louis Kahn

American architect Louis Kahn is back in the spotlight with a new exhibition and the completion of a project he designed 40 years ago. Khuroum Bukhari looks back at the visionary’s life and legacy.

25 Jul 2017 - 5:07PM

American architect Louis Kahn is back in the spotlight with a new exhibition and the completion of a project he designed 40 years ago. Khuroum Bukhari looks back at the visionary’s life and legacy.

The original starchitect, Louis Kahn
Ferrari hits top gear with 458 Spider
Malt in your mouth

Dalmore has produced a rare collection of whisky. Annie Gotterson raises a glass.

14 Dec 2016 - 3:52PM

Dalmore has produced a rare collection of whisky. Annie Gotterson raises a glass.

Malt in your mouth
In good shape

It's a case of rich cultural pickings with these Asian-inspired crafts.

13 Dec 2012 - 11:32PM

It's a case of rich cultural pickings with these Asian-inspired crafts.

In good shape
If I only had ...
19 Nov 2013 - 5:19PM
If I only had ...