Oh, MISCHA, how we love your gorgeous bags, travel and tech accessories! The Monogram Tote in this rich burgundy from their latest City Breaks Collection is crafted from Nappa and Saffiano leather and makes a wonderful every day, work or travel bag. Tuck the sides in for a different look. Don’t worry, it’s still got that MISCHA touch with the hexagon motif laser cut detailing. We love.
And if you enter our September giveaway, you could win $10,000 to spend on all of MISCHA’s City Breaks Collection…
Available for $3871.58 from www.mischadesigns.com
Party season is approaching, so why not invest in a luxurious clutch from Yi-ming? The oriental designs will add a touch of glam to any outfit, including this one from Yi-ming’s Botanic Fantasy collection. We love the bright pink and blue design, which will pop against any LBD or LWD. Don’t want to hold it? No problem, carry it on your shoulder instead and make use of the discreet, thin gold chain.
Available for $980 from www.yi-ming.asia
J.Crew’s A/W ’16 collection centres around colour, and their pick for September is anything in Wild Flamingo… or, as we like to call it, a very Sassy pink! Get ready for winter with this Rhodes blazer in Italian wool… it’s wrinkle-resistant, has delicate gold buttons down the front and is a great structured addition to your winter wardrobe, which will no doubt be full of blacks and greys.
Available for $2,550 at J.Crew stores around Hong Kong or online.
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Mirror, mirror on the wall, who’s the fairest of them all? Why, Cath Kidston, of course! The A/W ’16 collection at this modern vintage Brit brand is less grandma and more chic, themed around an enchanted fairytale. We love the colour of this tea dress, with mini poppies scattered all over it… makes a great piece as we transition to cooler weather.
Available for $1,490 from Cath Kidston stores around town
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The trendiest new store in town, Caelum Greene carries a range of athletic and leisurewear… seriously; this is your one-stop shop for active wear, fashion, home, beauty, swimwear and intimates. And the best bit is that this store is eco-conscious, only carrying lines who share their passion for style and wellness, who are mindful in their manufacturing processes. Oh, and we love their BYOB(ag) policy, where $5 is donated to their charity partner, Redress, for every purchase where a bag is saved.
Caelum Greene, G/F-1/F, 90-92 Hollywood Road, Central, Hong Kong, www.caelumgreene.com
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Understated accessories are always a winner, which is why we adore the Signature Bangles from Monica Vinader. In three different widths and the option to choose sterling silver, 18 carat gold-plated or 18 carat rose-gold plated, these stunners really work from day to night. And – in true MV form – you can get them engraved. We’ve seen some on their website with the skyline engraved, which makes for a perfect leaving gift, too!
Available for $3,600 from Monica Vinader stores around town, or online here.
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This foundation is a new kid on the block that’s taken the world by storm, courtesy of Hourglass Cosmetics. The breakthrough formula is truly a wonder-product and an absolute must in your makeup bag. It absorbs oil, camouflages imperfections, and leaves a velvety matte finish that’ll last all day (and all night!). Available in 16 shades.
Available from Lane Crawford in Times Square
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Stash your essentials away in the E6 from Baraboux. The timeless denim shade in Ayers snakeskin will add a touch of colour to any autumn outfit. Baraboux clutches are made with the finest python, water snake and crocodile skins… definitely stand-out pieces in your wardrobe!
The Denim Ayers E6 clutch is $3,949, available online here and at Harvey Nichols stores in Hong Kong. Python skin clutches cost more.
If all this talk of autumn and winter has you racing to book your next beach vacay, we’ve got something for you too! We’ve just tuned into the maxi dresses at Aanya, and can’t stop staring at the Hasina Maxi, in a gorgeous red, yellow and black print. You’ll definitely look like a boho queen walking the beach!
Available for $350 from www.aanyashop.com
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