Issue: June 15, 2011   (Archive)
Tuesday, May 26, 2015   




Functionality to the fore
Recent months have been challenging, both for watchmakers and retailers, because of the nascent smartwatch category and flaccid sales.

American trilogy
Tommy Hilfiger's Spring/Summer 2015 collection, Heartland, takes you on a thumping outdoor adventure.

Luxury Outback adventure
The Subaru Outback is the flagship model of the brand.

Another first for Hong Kong? I'll drink to that!
This year, Whisky@Stables is named the first and only Whisky Ambassador certified venue in Asia, while the other 12 are all in the UK. In celebration of this auspicious occasion, two officials from The Whisky Ambassador Program recently made a special trip to confer the honour on Hong Kong.

Bollywood for Nepal
Tamarind is holding a Bollywood Bash to raise funds for Nepal.

Happy hour, French-style
Busy Hongkongers rarely get out of the office in time for happy hour.

Chopsticks medley
For our selections this week, you'll need chopsticks instead of a knife and fork.

Family treasures
One morning at the family home in the south of France, Francesca Cartier Brickell decided her grandfather Jean- Jacques Cartier's 90th birthday called for a special celebration.

Seal of approval
Shanghai Tang has added an evocative new fragrance line. The Silk Road Fragrance Collection conjures up the spirit of adventure through a sensory journey from East to West.

Pre-fall preview
Fashion is always two steps ahead of the seasons. When I asked Audrey Fung, marketing manager for DVF in Hong Kong, for more summer looks, she said: "We're pushing for pre-fall now."



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