Vivian Chen

In the trade since 2009, Vivian Chen is a seasoned features journalist. As the Deputy Editor of STYLE Magazine, Vivian represents the publication at various fashion and luxury events including Paris Haute Couture Week and Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie. Vivian’s beat focuses on fashion, watches and jewellery. Her story “Independent Minds” won Excellence Award for Best Feature on Timepieces at Asian Publishing Awards 2014. Vivian also manages the magazine’s social media platforms and digital content. She was invited as a keynote speaker at Facebook Ecommerce Business Summit in Shenzhen, China.
Vivian Chen
In the trade since 2009, Vivian Chen is a seasoned features journalist. As the Deputy Editor of STYLE Magazine, Vivian represents the publication at various fashion and luxury events including Paris Haute Couture Week and Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie. Vivian’s beat focuses on fashion, watches and jewellery. Her story “Independent Minds” won Excellence Award for Best Feature on Timepieces at Asian Publishing Awards 2014. Vivian also manages the magazine’s social media platforms and digital content. She was invited as a keynote speaker at Facebook Ecommerce Business Summit in Shenzhen, China.

Latest from Vivian Chen

Dior's Maria Grazia Chiuri: what you need to know about how she is shaking up the fashion world

Chiuri thinks it is important that fashion reflects female rights and the mood of the times

14 Oct 2018 - 2:02AM

Chiuri thinks it is important that fashion reflects female rights and the mood of the times

Dior's Maria Grazia Chiuri: what you need to know about how she is shaking up the fashion world
Behind the scenes at fashion ateliers: Fendi, Hermès and Dior put artisanship first

From shoes to carrés to bags, every detail counts

9 Oct 2018 - 12:32PM

From shoes to carrés to bags, every detail counts

Behind the scenes at fashion ateliers: Fendi, Hermès and Dior put artisanship first
Why the Campana brothers favour kitsch over Scandi minimalism

The Brazilian designers use elements of their colourful culture in the their work, and approach projects with a sense of exuberance and a love for novel materials

7 Oct 2018 - 10:02AM

The Brazilian designers use elements of their colourful culture in the their work, and approach projects with a sense of exuberance and a love for novel materials

Why the Campana brothers favour kitsch over Scandi minimalism
Luxury brands up their retail game by offering an all-immersive experience

Tiffany & Co., Cartier, Boucheron, Audemars Piguet and RJ are revolutionising their brick-and-mortar concepts into an omnichannel retail experience

16 Sep 2018 - 12:02PM

Tiffany & Co., Cartier, Boucheron, Audemars Piguet and RJ are revolutionising their brick-and-mortar concepts into an omnichannel retail experience

Luxury brands up their retail game by offering an all-immersive experience
It's cool to be a Chloé woman: Creative director Natacha Ramsay-Levi is making her own rules

The fashion veteran’s vision shines through, adding depth and edge to the house of Chloé

15 Sep 2018 - 12:03PM

The fashion veteran’s vision shines through, adding depth and edge to the house of Chloé

It's cool to be a Chloé woman: Creative director Natacha Ramsay-Levi is making her own rules
Viktor & Rolf reimagines iconic white looks with Swarovski crystals

Avant-garde fashion house celebrates autumn/winter haute couture collection which used more than half a million new and upcycled Swarovski crystals

28 Aug 2018 - 5:06PM

Avant-garde fashion house celebrates autumn/winter haute couture collection which used more than half a million new and upcycled Swarovski crystals

Viktor & Rolf reimagines iconic white looks with Swarovski crystals
3 unconventional high jewellery pieces we love
Turning petals into precious metals, and other things luxury brands such as Boucheron and Chaumet are doing to meet changing demands?

Luxury brands are coming up with products that incorporate unconventional motifs, high technology and wearability to meet the changing needs of customers, especially millennials

25 Aug 2018 - 2:02AM

Luxury brands are coming up with products that incorporate unconventional motifs, high technology and wearability to meet the changing needs of customers, especially millennials

Turning petals into precious metals, and other things luxury brands such as Boucheron and Chaumet are doing to meet changing demands?
Hélène Poulit-Duquesne, CEO of Boucheron, talks about her dream job, muse and business

Poulit-Duquesne chats about play and work – the artist in her and the secrets behind Boucheron

17 Aug 2018 - 2:00AM

Poulit-Duquesne chats about play and work – the artist in her and the secrets behind Boucheron

Hélène Poulit-Duquesne, CEO of Boucheron, talks about her dream job, muse and business
Cartier CEO Cyrille Vigneron asks what ‘bold and fearless’ means today

Vigneron has come up with new storytelling, taken up social responsibilities and adapted new strategies to meet customers’ changing needs

3 Aug 2018 - 4:03PM

Vigneron has come up with new storytelling, taken up social responsibilities and adapted new strategies to meet customers’ changing needs

Cartier CEO Cyrille Vigneron asks what ‘bold and fearless’ means today
Jessica Jung among stars at Fendi’s haute couture show

The maison showed at Paris Haute Couture Week, featuring innovative fabrics

29 Jul 2018 - 10:03AM

The maison showed at Paris Haute Couture Week, featuring innovative fabrics

Jessica Jung among stars at Fendi’s haute couture show
Louis Vuitton continues to blaze a trail with new store in Hong Kong

Lavish cocktail reception attracts celebrity guests Karena Lam, Elva Ni and Yen Kuok

28 Jul 2018 - 2:01PM

Lavish cocktail reception attracts celebrity guests Karena Lam, Elva Ni and Yen Kuok

Louis Vuitton continues to blaze a trail with new store in Hong Kong
Celebrities from Tom Holland to Emma Watson turn up in Polo Ralph Lauren to watch the Wimbledon final

The brand is also offering made-to-order service for personalised Wimbledon polo T-shirts

24 Jul 2018 - 10:01PM

The brand is also offering made-to-order service for personalised Wimbledon polo T-shirts

Celebrities from Tom Holland to Emma Watson turn up in Polo Ralph Lauren to watch the Wimbledon final
Chinese pop idols Kris Wu and Sammi Cheng among stars at Bulgari Hotel Shanghai’s grand opening gala

The opening coincided with the Shanghai International Film Festival

17 Apr 2019 - 5:42AM

The opening coincided with the Shanghai International Film Festival

Chinese pop idols Kris Wu and Sammi Cheng among stars at Bulgari Hotel Shanghai’s grand opening gala
amfAR holds gala dinner and charity auction during Paris Haute Couture Week

The auction includes luxury items such as a Chopard Happy ocean watch

16 Jul 2018 - 3:03PM

The auction includes luxury items such as a Chopard Happy ocean watch

amfAR holds gala dinner and charity auction during Paris Haute Couture Week
Chaumet launches new high jewellery collection with a colourful party

The audacious collection features the vibrant African cultural influences

16 Jul 2018 - 10:55AM

The audacious collection features the vibrant African cultural influences

Chaumet launches new high jewellery collection with a colourful party
Gucci’s creative director, Alessandro Michele, on his muse Elton John and mastering the art of alchemy

Michele mixes and matches all things extraordinary with his own aesthetics, and comes up with creations that strike a chord with millennials

7 Jul 2018 - 12:02PM

Michele mixes and matches all things extraordinary with his own aesthetics, and comes up with creations that strike a chord with millennials

Gucci’s creative director, Alessandro Michele, on his muse Elton John and mastering the art of alchemy
Jackson Wang steals the spotlight at Fendi’s FF Reloaded party in Shanghai

The Chinese K-pop star performs ‘FendiMan’ while guests look sharp in the brand’s FF Reloaded collection

3 Jul 2018 - 12:53PM

The Chinese K-pop star performs ‘FendiMan’ while guests look sharp in the brand’s FF Reloaded collection

Jackson Wang steals the spotlight at Fendi’s FF Reloaded party in Shanghai
Harry Winston launches new models to celebrate 20 years of its iconic Ocean collection

The new additions include four women’s pieces and one piece for men

2 Jul 2018 - 10:02AM

The new additions include four women’s pieces and one piece for men

Harry Winston launches new models to celebrate 20 years of its iconic Ocean collection
Sammi Cheng graces Givenchy pop-up store to launch new lipstick Le Rouge Liquide

The pop-up offers guests an immersive experience when trying out the brand’s latest lipstick

1 Jul 2018 - 4:03PM

The pop-up offers guests an immersive experience when trying out the brand’s latest lipstick

Sammi Cheng graces Givenchy pop-up store to launch new lipstick Le Rouge Liquide
Stella McCartney makes a return to Milan Men’s Fashion Week after four years

The designer presents her latest menswear and women’s 2019 collection

1 Jul 2018 - 3:03PM

The designer presents her latest menswear and women’s 2019 collection

Stella McCartney makes a return to Milan Men’s Fashion Week after four years
Meet Mr Bags, the Chinese top digital influencer who’s changing the way women shop

Tao Liang, a.k.a. Mr. Bags, discusses his vision – and how he developed his passion for bags – as he readies to launch BaoShop on WeChat

21 Jun 2018 - 4:44PM

Tao Liang, a.k.a. Mr. Bags, discusses his vision – and how he developed his passion for bags – as he readies to launch BaoShop on WeChat

Meet Mr Bags, the Chinese top digital influencer who’s changing the way women shop
Are Chinese e-commerce platforms ready for a luxury update?

China’s e-commerce giants are expanding into the luxury sector through customer insights, hi-tech experiences, and exclusive offerings

19 Jun 2018 - 12:30PM

China’s e-commerce giants are expanding into the luxury sector through customer insights, hi-tech experiences, and exclusive offerings

Are Chinese e-commerce platforms ready for a luxury update?
Meet Sandy Liang, the New York fashion designer inspired by her Chinese roots

Liang gains fans with asymmetrical silhouettes and tomboyish look

19 Jun 2018 - 11:05AM

Liang gains fans with asymmetrical silhouettes and tomboyish look

Meet Sandy Liang, the New York fashion designer inspired by her Chinese roots
Moynat celebrates pop-up store with exclusive dinner

The trunk maker’s pop-up store features the Mini Pyramid handbag, and VIPs are treated to a private dinner at Old Bailey

18 Jun 2018 - 3:01PM

The trunk maker’s pop-up store features the Mini Pyramid handbag, and VIPs are treated to a private dinner at Old Bailey

Moynat celebrates pop-up store with exclusive dinner
5 cult beauty products you would love to try – according to expert Newby Hands

Beauty director at Net-a-Porter and PORTER shares her insights into summer beauty and skincare trends, and selects some of her favourite cult offerings

19 Jun 2018 - 1:21PM

Beauty director at Net-a-Porter and PORTER shares her insights into summer beauty and skincare trends, and selects some of her favourite cult offerings

5 cult beauty products you would love to try – according to expert Newby Hands
Modern-day reinterpretations of glutinous rice dumplings by Chinese around the world

We look at five kinds of a delicacy associated with the Dragon Boat festival

6 Jun 2019 - 4:50PM

We look at five kinds of a delicacy associated with the Dragon Boat festival

Modern-day reinterpretations of  glutinous rice dumplings by Chinese around the world
Empress Cixi’s favourite princess Der Ling and what you didn’t know about her

The legendary princess, educated in France and exposed to Western cultures, served as Empress Dowager’s lady-in-waiting and interpreter

8 Jun 2018 - 5:31PM

The legendary princess, educated in France and exposed to Western cultures, served as Empress Dowager’s lady-in-waiting and interpreter

Empress Cixi’s favourite princess Der Ling and what you didn’t know about her
SIHH 2019 shake-up sees Van Cleef & Arpels bowing out as Bovet joins the luxury watch fair

Organiser reveals 35 exhibitors for 2019 edition in Geneva from January

7 Jun 2018 - 5:33PM

Organiser reveals 35 exhibitors for 2019 edition in Geneva from January

SIHH 2019 shake-up sees Van Cleef & Arpels bowing out as Bovet joins the luxury watch fair
Kate Spade and three other designers whose untimely deaths shock fashion world

American fashion icon’s death on Monday, aged 55, follows those of three others in the industry, Alexander McQueen, Richard Nicoll and Raffaele Borriello

7 Jun 2018 - 12:04AM

American fashion icon’s death on Monday, aged 55, follows those of three others in the industry, Alexander McQueen, Richard Nicoll and Raffaele Borriello

Kate Spade and three other designers whose untimely deaths shock fashion world