23 November, 2012
What's On HK

WEEKENDER: The Melez launch party, MISCHA 4th Anniversary Celebration, where to stock up on your Christmas goodies and more!

23 November, 2012

November has never been so glamorous with so many great parties to attend… so get ready to strut your stuff at the hottest events in town!


À la mode
Stuck in a style rut? Don’t worry – new online fashion boutique The Melez is filled with the hottest designer labels and tonnes of super stylish pieces… and we’ve scored you an invite to their Launch Party next week! There’s complimentary champagne, canapés, store discounts, fabulous fashion, gifts, music and a goodie bag for all guests – but we’ve only got a limited number of spots, so be sure to sign up here ASAP before we close the guest list. This is an event you won’t want to miss!

When: 28 November, 7:30-10pm
Where: Boom Gallery, 48 Sai Street, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong
How much: Free!

Bag ladies!
We’re huge fans of homegrown label MISCHA (designed by our That Girl Michelle Lai) and this week, they’re celebrating four years of creating awesome Japanese Obi-inspired handbags! We’ve snagged you 50 spots for their super exclusive 4th Anniversary Celebration Cocktail Party, where you’ll get to check out their new Wanderlust collection of signature print travel bags and accessories, an exhibition of hand-drawn illustrations created in collaboration with artist Emily Eldridge and the launch of the new book from fabulous DIY blogger (and former That Girl!) Geneva Vanderzeil of A Pair and A Spare… plus enjoy a few cocktails and canapés too. And just in case you need a little bit more incentive to snap up a new MISCHA bag on the night, proceeds from sales on the night will be donated to the Mother’s Choice charity too!

When: 27 November, 7-10pm
Where: The Space, 210 Hollywood Road, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong
How much: Free; 50 first-come-first-served RSVPs to [email protected]

Feeling festive?
Christmas carols playing in every mall? Check. Christmas decorations appearing everywhere? Check. Panic setting in at not being ready for December 25 in time? Check! Never fear, we’re here to help you get in gear for Christmas – we’ve rounded up all the holiday fairs, bazaars and pop-up shops to buy your prezzies, the best places to stock up on Christmas cards, where to pick up your tree and all the decorations AND our favourite Christmas beauty collections for a bit of sneaky self-gifting too! Still not feeling festive? Well, you definitely will be once you snap up some tickets to our fabulous winter cabin Christmas Party, which will include an open bar, nibbles, giveaways, goodie bags and much more!

When: 6 December, 7-10.30pm
Where: California Vintage, Shop 10, 1/F, Brim 28, Causeway Centre, 28 Harbour Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong
How much: $500, buy tickets here

Glam it up!
Looking for some mid-week fun? Then enter our giveaway to win one of ten pairs of tickets for the Launch Party of new beauty website GlamGirl! The lucky winners will get to sip on Glamtinis (oooh!), nibble on Sift cupcakes (aaah!), enjoy hand massages from Sense of Touch (we’re sold!), take part in a lucky draw to win $50,000 worth of prizes AND go home with a fab goodie bag worth $1,000 – click here to enter for your chance to be there!

When: 29 November, 9-10:30pm
Where: PLAY, 1/F, On Hing Building, On Hing Terrace, Central, Hong Kong

Diwali time
Love fashion? Love to party? Then don’t miss the fab Diwali Party from Raja Luxe! They’ll be showcasing gorgeous dresses from Geisha Designs and great bespoke tailoring from Raja Fashions – just in time for you to snag some outfits for all your upcoming Christmas parties… and with the designers on hand, you can make a custom order ASAP! There will also be free-flow wine and nibbles all evening, tutorials from an expert make-up artist and prize giveaways… plus if you’re one of the first 80 guests, you’ll snag a 25% off voucher for a yummy Indian dinner at Tandoori Nights on the way home!

When: 29 November, 6:30-9pm
Where: 2/F, Cammer Commercial Building, 30-32 Cameron Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong
How much: Free; just drop by on the night or RSVP on the form here


A 50% off shopping voucher for The9thMuse
The9thMuse is one of our go-to accessory stores – and you can buy a $400 voucher for only $200 to spend there just in time for all your Christmas shopping needs! To get you in the holiday spirit, we’ve put together our own Team Sassy wishlist of what we want to find under the tree this year… check out our picks here for some shopping spree inspiration!

Make sure you never miss out on our Sassy Sale deals by clicking here to sign up for the mailing list!

When: Deal ends midnight, 28 November

Got an event you’d like us to feature in The Weekender, or have a top tip for us? Email us the deets at [email protected]

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