Rain, rain go away! Time to chase away the horrid weather and bring back some fun… This weekend, don your best hat for a mad-hatter’s tea party, shop for some chic clothing and get ready to chow down on delicious bites at Sassy’s very own Gourmet Evening!
Relax, rejuvenate, recharge
Still recovering from your crazy weekend at the Sevens? Rejuvenate your body with the perfect Detox package from The Farm! Escape to the Philippines for a serious cleanse at this eco-friendly, holistic healing retreat… just what we need after all that Pimms and partying! Snap up this deal from The Flight Centre, which includes a return economy flight to Manila, 3 nights accommodation at The Farm’s Palerma Suite, airport transfers and some cleansing treatments. With fitness classes such as circuit training, boot camp and aqua aerobics available, you’ll be feeling fit as a fiddle in no time. Expect to feel super cleansed, as you’ll get one session of Colon Hydrotherapy too! If you’re looking to relax and rest up, there are also meditation and yoga sessions on hand… time to chill out!
When: Valid for departures until 31 May 2014, offer ends 11 April 2014 (blackout dates apply)
Where: The Farm, San Benito, Philippines
How much: From $9,000 per person, including return economy class airfare to Manila, Philippines, flying Cathay Pacific (includes taxes and fuel surcharge), 3 nights in a Palerma Suite at The Farm San Benito and one session of Colon Hydroptherapy
To book: Email [email protected] or call 2830 2864 and mention Sassy to get a room upgrade to Garden Villa, plus a $500 discount per booking!
Down the rabbit hole
Alice in Wonderland is so much more than a children’s book, and it’s definitely no child’s play when it comes to Lily & Bloom’s Mad Hatter’s Midnight Tea Party! For three hours, indulge in free flow bellinis, tea flavoured cocktails, pastries and a selection of savoury treats while you party your mad hats off! There’s nothing better to end a working week with than a party like this, so get your tickets before they’re gone.
When: 11 April, 11pm-2am
Where: Lily & Bloom, 5&6/F, LKF Tower, 33 Wyndham Street, Central, Hong Kong
How much: $950 per person, tickets available at the venue now. Call 2810 6166 for more info!
If you haven’t already guessed… we’re big foodies here at Sassy, and we can’t get enough of Hong Kong’s growing foodie scene. That’s why we decided to celebrate some of our favourite gastronomic delights with you in Sassy’s first ever Gourmet Evening! That’s right, we’re celebrating all things delectable and delicious by handpicking and curating an evening full of some of the best foodie vendors. Join us at Rula Bula for some sweet and savoury Sassy favourites from Niche, Küssen 85, Mr. Bing, Sugo Sushi, Little Burro, The Butcher’s Club, The Mixing Bowl, Something Fresh, and who can forget Lola’s Ice Pops! So come on down and join us, and don’t forget your free glass of Sangria!
When: Tuesday 8 April, 7-10pm
Where: Rula Bula, 58-62 d’Aguilar St, Central, Hong Kong
How much: Free to attend, Vendors accept cash only (Make sure you RSVP to snap up a complimentary glass of Sangria)
#HKFashionBloggers, run by Jasmine Webster (one of our That Girl’s!) is hosting a Style Summit for all you budding bloggers and fashionistas out there! With the support of luxury clothing label Shanghai Tang, the event will bring together a host of savvy influencers in Hong Kong for a panel discussion. Share your fashion and tech secrets in the ‘Confession Room’, and interview panel members to drive content for your blog. Excited? We know we are!
When: 9 April, 7pm onwards
Where: KEE Club, 32 Wellington St, Central, Hong Kong
How much: $80 entry fee (which includes a welcome drink and canapés), RSVP here
The only thing getting us through this miserable weather is the thought of spring, and of a new wardrobe! Soooo French are having a spring sale – and it’s not a one-day thing, it’s going on for FOUR whole days, all over Hong Kong! Expect art, clothing and jewellery from vendors including Pepite Boutique, Pretty Madame, Tai Tai Folies and Zest of Asia. We’re looking forward to refreshing our closet… and hopefully it will bring in some warmer weather too!
When: 8-11 April
Where: Lanson Place Hotel, Courtyard Area, 133 Leighton Road, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong
How much: Free entry! Check out details of the other venues here
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