It’s here… the first ever Sassy Weekender, where we dish up places to go and people to see in one easily-digestible mouthful that zips straight to your Inbox every Friday (sign up for our mailing list to be sure you don’t miss out!). So without further ado…
Whoop it up at Hooray
Great place — terrible name! If you couldn’t be more sick of SoHo, Causeway Bay is the place to head for an alternative nightlife scene, and Hooray is the jewel in the crown with their huge roof deck. Serving Italian-Japanese food and Sake cocktails, we’re shouting “hip hip” for Hooray!
Where: PC502, World Trade Centre, 280 Gloucester Road, Causeway Bay
When: Sun-Thurs 12 noon – 12 midnight, Fri-Sat 12 noon – 2am
How Much: Cocktails around $88, Wine by the glass $108
Pamper yourself at Lane Crawford
As part of Lane Crawford’s Beauty Style Campaign, they’ve got a fantastic Helena Rubinstein Prodigy Powercell Youth Grafter Facial that will have you looking better than ever – and all in 45 minutes! Check out our review here for all the details but trust us, it’s a good ‘un!
Where: All Lane Crawford stores
When: Until October 2nd
How Much: $1020
Tu-tus at the ready!
Hong Kong Ballet brings Coppélia to life – the tale of a life-sized doll who captures the heart of the village hunk, with comical consequences! The delightful choreography and captivating story make this an ideal introduction to classical ballet.
Where: Auditorium, Sha Tin Town Hall, 1 Yuen Wo Road, Sha Tin
When: 23-25 September 8pm, with 3pm matinees on 24 and 25 September
How Much: $120-$500 from www.urbtix.hk
Get a magnificent mani
Time to get those talons fall-ready as Essie’s latest polishes have arrived! The Brand New Bag Collection pays homage to our favourite accessory – the handbag – with a range of smoky sophisticated shades that will have you looking stylish from tip to toe. Matching bag and nail colours purely optional!
Where: Cher2, 809 8/F Mong Kok City Centre, 74-84 Sai Yeung Choi Street South, Mong Kok; 1A 1/F Po Foo Building, 84-94 Percival Street, Causeway Bay; 1202A 12/F Century Square, 1-13 D’Aguilar Street, Central.
How Much: $60
Enjoy a shopping spree – with a Sassy discount!
We’re loving new Soho boutique Alexa & Todd, which showcases the best of Aussie fashion with chic brands we’ve previously been unable to get hold of in HK. What better time to check them out than with their current 30% off summer sale, or start stocking up your autumn wardrobe with a special Sassy 25% discount on full-priced items. Get all the details here.
Where: Alexa & Todd, First Floor, 28 Hollywood Road, Central, 25263378
When: Throughout September. Opening hours: Tuesday-Saturday 11am-8pm, Sunday 11am-7pm, closed Mondays.
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