It’s been pretty grey and gloomy outside this week, so we’re definitely in the mood for some fun this weekend! We’ve hunted high and low for the hottest events, markets and sales to perk us up, and there’s even a cheeky holiday getaway in the mix!
Wellness for the Weekend
Need a break from the hustle and bustle of HK? Why not pop over to Danang, Vietnam, for some (much-needed!) R&R? The fab Flight Centre have nabbed us a killer deal that includes a short return flight with Dragonair to Danang, and a three-night stay at the tranquil Fusion Maia Danang resort. This all-in-one break is the perfect way to pamper yourself for one indulgent weekend, and with two complimentary spa treatments per person, per day thrown in to boot, you simply can’t miss out on it! With a stunning beach, delicious cuisine (that’s healthy too!) and relaxing spa treatments, the Fusion Maia lifestyle combines healthy living with luxuries, making this one indulgence you don’t have to feel guilty about!
When: Offer ends 31 March 2014, departures are valid from 1 April 2014 to 29 October 2014 (blackout dates apply)
Where: Fusion Maia Danang, Danang, Vietnam
How much: From $7,889 per person
To book: Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 2830 2864 and mention ‘Sassy’ to get HK$500 off!
Brought to you in partnership with The Flight Centre
definitely check out the brand new Caelestis Charity Fashion Show 2014! Organised by students (with student designers and models), this is the perfect chance to get up to speed on the latest fashion trends and up-and-coming Hong Kong designers. Best of all, the show is in aid of one of our favourite non-profit organisations, Mother’s Choice!
SASSY GIVEAWAY: We’ve managed to bag a pair of VIP tickets (worth $450 each!) for one very lucky winner… all you have to do is drop your deets into the form here!
When: 15 March, 6.30-9pm
Where: Island ECC, 633 King’s Road, Quarry Bay, Hong Kong
How much: $250-$450, tickets available here, or $50 extra on the door. For your chance to win a pair, click here!
Have a sustainable Saturday this weekend and head over to Green Queen’s Made in HK pop-up! Sassy is proud to present this fab little event that supports homegrown and handcrafted products. From natural soaps to organic teas and spices, this indoor market showcases the best of Hong Kong’s local artisans in three fantastic lifestyle sections. Munch on some locally prepared food at the Green Queen Café, shop for some wholesome produce at the Green Queen Organic Supermarket and snap up cute, unique gifts at Green Queen Living! To top it all off, there will be a lucky hamper draw and 500 free shopping bags – so make sure you get there early. Time to go green!
When: 15 March, 10am-6pm
Where: The Space, 210 Hollywood Road, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong
How much: $10, free for children – RSVP here
Hong Kong’s wine scene has reached new heights… literally! Held on the hundredth floor of the ICC at the sky100 Observation Deck, the Wines of the World festival is a celebration of some of the world’s top vinos. Wine connoisseurs can browse for their favourite vintages whilst amateurs can try out something new to tickle their taste buds. With live music and entertainment as well, there’s something for everyone. Don’t miss out on this unique opportunity to learn about fine wines and most of all enjoy them!
When: 15, 16, 23, 24 March, 12-9pm
Where: 100/F, International Commerce Centre, 1 Austin Road West, Kowloon, Hong Kong
How much: $288 (including one sky100 Hong Kong Observation Deck admission, 5 tasting tokens, and a glass) – click here for more ticketing info. Psst! We hear the first 2,000 participants will receive a Riedel glass that’s valued at $135, and a mixed charcuterie and cheese board!
Spring is just around the corner, so it’s time to revamp your wardrobe! Velvet by Graham and Spencer is holding a sample sale next week with fabulous pieces from both their current and new Spring/Summer collection! It’s the perfect opportunity to update your look, and we’re offering Sassy girls an extra 10% discount off too. Simply mention our name to bag this special deal… we’re all about the bargains! If you can’t make the sale, you can always make an appointment to view the samples at another time, just contact email@example.com for the details.
When: 18 & 19 March, 11-6.30pm
Where: 16/F China Building, 29 Queen’s Road Central, Central, Hong Kong
How much: Price range $200-$2,000, payment by cash and cheques only. RSVP here!
Glow Spa Steal!
We know you’re already pretty perfect, but this hair and make-up package from Glow Spa will have you looking and feeling your best! This tried and tested Sassy spa is ideal for a pampering sesh, check out our review here! For just $380 you will get a 60 minute make-up session and blow dry or updo, that’s 62% off the original price! Don’t miss out on this fab offer, because we know it won’t be around for long… buy yours here!
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