Monthly Archives: July 2014

A Cup of Tea

Tea is such a common commodity in our lives that we don’t think twice when steeping our tea bags. Yet, tea has a long history and a wealth of health properties. Let’s dig deeper to find out what teas could do for our daily well-being

Prints Charming

Dubbed India’s prince of colours, Indian fashion designer Manish Arora has been taking the international fashion scene by storm with his vibrant, psychedelic prints. Find out where the playful designer likes to unwind and recharge his creativity

Taking the Plunge

Be it poolside or beachside, there’s nothing wrong with making a fashion statement with your swimsuit. Hermès’ latest swimwear collection, featuring numerous one-piece suits, is inspired by the house’s famous scarfs. And the perfect accessories to pair with these colour block and vibrant patterned swimsuits? A couple of ice-cold cocktails.

Ring of Hope

Providing healthcare for new born babies and their mums, Bulgari has raised over USD 27 million through its special range of pendants for Save the Children, a charity that penetrates deep into developing and conflict-affected countries to help those in need.

Mini Fashionista

Armani Junior enlists the help of young Hollywood actress Quvenzhané Wallis in its latest autumn/ winter campaign. The Oscar-nominated actress plays the part of a joyful girl in the campaign, dressed in the latest from Armani Junior and posing alongside an adorable pup.

Fresh Spritz

Famed perfumery Guerlain extends its talents for making scents to a collection of children’s fragrances. Petit Guerlain offers two interpretations of fragrances, one for boys and the other for girls. The scents are formulated for the delicate skins of children from ages three and up. The sweet freshness of these perfumes can also be spritzed on linen, accessories and toys.

Sugary Touch

Parisian Patisserie Ladurée launches its collection of cosmetics in Hong Kong that is as beautiful as its mouth-watering macarons. The pretty pastels that are the signature of the brand become the focus of the Les Merveilleuses collection, which includes a range of lipsticks, blushes, eye shadows and more. The girly design of the packaging perfectly embodies the brand’s French roots and its feminine spirit.

Home Sweet Home

Luxury fashion house The Swank presents an in-house collection of fragrances for the home. Housed in a sleek black carafe with a gold topper and black diffusing sticks, the fragrance infuses the home with one of two scents, Darhan and Fjord. While Darhan is a warm woody spice, Fjord evokes a peaceful calm with its pine and jasmine notes.

Perfect Fit

A fusion of fashion and yoga, A Day with Fé is catching the attention of Hong Kong yogis with a collection that guarantees to take you from Sunday brunch to yoga studio looking fabulous. Sportswear with an elegant touch, the pieces are so comfortable yet stylish, you won’t feel bad about spending your day in your workout attire.

Balinese Relaxation

Opening the doors to its five-acre estate, Konaditya House is the latest property to enter the luxury resort scene in Bali. Centrally located with easy access to Ubud and Seminyak, the resort features six en-suite rooms surrounded by lotus ponds.