David Roden's choice: 5 furniture and decorative items for Hong Kong homes
Finer points: designed by Philippe Thierry using metal and glass in brutalist 1970s style for Charles of Paris. Price: HK$420,250 from Heather and March, Gateway Arcade, Harbour City, Tsim Sha Tsui, tel: 3580 8201; heatherandmarch.com
Finer points: hexagonal armrests and ergonomic backrests designed for comfort by Frans Schrofer.
Price: HK$15,490 from BoConcept, 73 Wyndham St, Central, tel: 2668 0027; boconcept.hk
Finer points: intricate cut-outs create a beautiful pattern.
Price: large, HK$795; small, HK$395; from Tree, 28/F Horizon Plaza, 2 Lee Wing St, Ap Lei Chau, tel: 2870 1582; tree.com.hk
Finer points: this pretty blue bird on a liquid soap holder will cause a flap.
Price: HK$1,090, from Indigo Living, 6/F Horizon Plaza, 2 Lee Wing St, Ap Lei Chau, tel: 2555 0540; indigo-living.com
Finer points: four subtly colourful accent plates by Dinah Body have been added to this classic collection. Price: HK$429 for a set of four salad plates, from Loveramics, 95 Leighton Rd, Causeway Bay, tel: 2915 8018; loveramics.com