Bend the rules

Break away from the conventional with a little masculine mystique


Print satin jacket (HK$35,200) with matching trousers (HK$22,100) and silk blouse (HK$13,200), all by Roberto Cavalli.


Ribbon-fringed knit jumper (HK$17,500) by Tim Ryan from Dip-dyed jeans by Superfine from Galeries Lafayette, Peninsula Tower, 538 Castle Peak Road, Cheung Sha Wan (inquiries: 2872 8378). Knee-high leather boots (HK$13,790) by Sergio Rossi. Necklace (HK$3,900) by Janine Barraclough from, Hang Lung Centre, 2 Paterson Street, Causeway Bay. Silver, ruby and ebony resin earring by Shaun Leane from Lane Crawford, IFC Mall, Central (inquiries: 2118 3388).


Chiffon blouse with metallic stripes (HK$5,530) by Paul & Joe from Harvey Nichols. Waistcoat (HK$5,600) by Pierre Balmain. Velvet high-waisted trousers (HK$8,200) by Alexander McQueen. Fringed printed chiffon scarf (HK$5,600) by Dries Van Noten from Joyce.



Leopard-print cashmere jacket with PVC inserts (HK$39,950) by Versace. Rebel necklace (HK$1,630), multistrand necklace (HK$5,185), necklace with razor pendant (HK$1,120) and razor blade earrings (HK$1,525), all by Tom Binns from On Peddler at Joyce.


Wool jacket (HK$7,900), striped trousers with apron (HK$9,700) and shirt (HK$3,650), all by Dries Van Noten from Joyce. Brogues (HK$11,700) by Christian Louboutin.


Stretch houndstooth jacket (HK$5,350) with matching flared trousers (HK$2,715) by Superfine from Galeries Lafayette. Shirt with frill (HK$4,950) by Anne Fontaine. Dogtooth waistcoat (HK$2,800) by Paul & Joe from Harvey Nichols.



Photographer Rupert Tapper
Stylist Jason Leung
Hair Cher Savery at
Make-up Adam de Cruz at Yumikoto, Paris
Model Kim Riekenberg at IMG London


This article appeared in the South China Morning Post print edition as: Bend the rules