Fashion Incubation Programme (FIP) is proud to announce its debut collaboration with kapok. Together they are combining their knack for spotting homegrown talents to hand-pick three designed-by-women-for-women fashion and accessories brands – Cafuné, Matter Matters and KKLUE – which will be featured in one lust-worthy edit.
When: Until Saturday, 19 June, 12pm to 9pm
Where: Shop A, G/F, kapok, 2-4 Kingston Road, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong
How much: Free entry
Ready for a blast from the past? Being young has nothing to do with your age, it’s simply a state of mind. With this philosophy in mind, Design Spectrum have put together this design exhibition, titled “Brand New Youth”. This special exhibition consists of five zones which gives visitors an insight into the lives of the elderly, simulating their daily problems through specially designed tools.
The exhibit also features the stories behind the craftsmanship of iconic objects, themed workshops and tour services led by retirees and kid duos. Head here to register for the workshops and tours.
When: Until Sunday, 18 July
Where: 3/F, 7 Mallory Street, Wan Chai, Hong Kong
How much: Free – RSVP here
Taking the form of a beautifully illustrated map by local comic book artist Li Chi Tak, this project is a true celebration of one of Hong Kong’s oldest districts, Sham Shui Po, and highlights all of its historical landmarks.
The free map will be available as a printed version, along with a more comprehensive digital edition on Schoeni Projects’ website on Wednesday, 2 June. Signed and limited edition prints of the map will also be available for purchase, with 50% of the proceeds going to the charity SoCO.
When: From Wednesday, 2 June
Where: Pick up the printed map at Schoeni Projects, Soho House, Form Society, Present Projects, Thy Lab and WOMANBOSS HK
Renowned feng shui designer Thierry Chow will be kicking off HK Crafts’ series of neon sign workshop which honours the design and making process of traditional neon lights. Enjoy a crafty evening along with a birth chart reading conducted by Thierry and tips on how to incorporate more colours, patterns and elements into your everyday life for a boost of positive cosmic energy.
When: Thursday, 3 June and Friday, 18 June, 7pm to 9pm, Sunday, 13 June, 4pm to 6pm
Where: Unit 1303, 13/F, Kodak Phase II, Quarry Bay, Hong Kong
How much: $1,000 (includes one 2m LED neon strip and tools) – book here
Sai Kung Stray Friends will be at The Murray this Saturday where you can meet Jai Jai, Mui Mui and some seriously adorable puppies that looking for a forever home. The shelter also be will be selling brand new goods, along with other amazing vendors who will be selling pet supplies and treats, at The Pet Marketplace.
Bringing along your own pup? Why not make a day of it and book yourself and your four-legged friend into the hotel’s pet-friendly afternoon tea for $380. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to book.
When: Saturday, 5 June, 1pm to 4pm
Where: The Arches, 1/F, The Murray, Hong Kong, 22 Cotton Tree Drive, Central, Hong Kong
How much: Free entry
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Holy Cannoli will be setting up shop at The Wild Lot together with Coa (crowned Asia’s 50 Best Bars 2020 top winner), Bedu, Fernet Hunter and La Cabane for one giant block party. Buy a stamp ticket and redeem its value on food, drinks and more, including Coa’s signature drink, delicious bites from Bedu and a heavenly treat from Holy Cannoli. Stick around for beats from DJs Annika Fizzer, Bad Times Disco, and Guido Balboa.
When: Saturday, 5 June, 12pm to 10pm
Where: Shop B, G/F, 6-10 Shin Hing Street, Central, Hong Kong
How much: Free entry
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Dinner and a show? Yes please! Snack on some dim sum while you enjoy a classic from the comfort of Madame Fù’s Fù Bar and Lounge located in Tai Kwun. More snacks, tapas and popcorn are available upon request. Email email@example.com or call 2114 2118 for the movie list.
When: Every Sunday, 5:30pm
Where: Madame Fù Grand Café Chinois, 3/F, Barrack Block, Tai Kwun, 10 Hollywood Road, Central, Hong Kong
How much: $150 (includes dim sum and a drink) – book here
Following the raging success of its Drag Bingo Night in March, BaseHall is gearing up to launch a Drag Brunch Series kicking off this June (more to come in August, October and December). The inaugural brunch event, hosted by Madame Mincemeat and XXXotica, gives a tongue-in-cheek nod to Bruce Lee’s iconic film Enter The Dragon. Expect a rollicking afternoon of games, kiki-ing and lip-syncing.
The brunch itself will feature an exclusive one-day-only snack platter courtesy of BaseHall’s vendors and three hours of free-flow drinks.
When: Saturday, 12 June, 12pm to 3pm
Where: BaseHall, 1 Connaught Place, Central, Hong Kong
How much: $1,000 (includes an exclusive BaseHall snack platter and three-hours free-flow drinks) – book here
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Chicken fiends rejoice! To celebrate its three year anniversary in Hong Kong, Shake Shack is teaming up with modern izakaya Yardbird for an exclusive limited-edition collab. Mark your calendars: for one night only, an exclusive line up of burgers, bites and a drink will be available from 4pm onwards.
When: Saturday, 12 June, 4pm until sell out
Where: Shake Shack ifc, Shop 4018, 4/F, 8 Finance Street, Central, Hong Kong
Rum lovers unite! The Daily Tot co-founder Tiana Ludhani is sharing her expertise through an immersed rum experience at The Hive Central. Enjoy a guided tasting of rums aplenty and use your new found knowledge to mix a drink of your own!
When: Thursday, 17 June, 7pm to 9pm
Where: The Hive Central, 14/F, Manning House, 38-48 Queen’s Road Central, Central, Hong Kong
How much: $350 ($300 for Hive Members) – book here