22 September, 2015

What Sassy Wants – September

22 September, 2015

Say goodbye to summer and hello to autumn! All the new seasonal collections have launched and there are plenty of gorgeous goodies about that we can’t wait to get our hands on…  spritz yourself with a new scent from Aesop, adorn you nails with intricate art or test out the latest anti-ageing serum, it’s all here in September’s What Sassy Wants.

150921-SHK-Collage1-WSW-September_v11. FOMO Eyewear
The temperature has dropped ever so slightly, but in Hong Kong that means we’re set to enjoy a couple of months of glorious weather. It’s breezy but still warm, and the sun is always shining now rainy season is over! Don’t forget to protect your peepers throughout these sunny months with the funky frames from FOMO eyewear. The 100% UV protection and polarised lenses will keep your eyes safe from the rays, and you’ll look pretty cool too!

Like the look of these unique, colourful sunnies? You’re in luck, as we’re giving 10 lucky Sassy readers the chance to win a pair of FOMO sunglasses worth $30 USD each. Simply drop your deets into the form here or by clicking on the button below to enter the giveaway. 


Available for $30 (USD) here.

2. Little Surprise Nail Stickers
Sick of getting the same old mani? Spice up your nails with Little Surprise Nail Stickers! These cute nail patches are perfect for all you DIY divas out there who want to try something a bit more creative than just a lick of polish on your digits. Choose from a range of intricate, fun designs you can easily apply in minutes. We love that they have a high chip-resistance too so you can make that self-made mani last!

Available for $68 per set at all Hong Kong stores listed here. 

3. Aesop’s Tacit Fragrance
You can’t go wrong with Aesop products, which always looks super chic and smell divine. Their new fragrance ‘Tacit’ has just launched and it certainly lives up to these expectations! With crisp, refreshing notes of Yuzu and Basil undercut with sensuous spiced clove, this unique unisex scent is a must-have for autumn/winter. Spritz it on everyday for a subtle yet distinctive perfume that’s inspired by the Mediterranean coast!

Available for $750 (50ml) online here or at all Aesop stores in HK. See all locations in Hong Kong here.

4. Kate Somerville Age Arrest Anti-Wrinkle Serum
We’re big fans of Kate Somerville products here at Sassy. Not only do they smell and feel nice on your skin, but they actually work! These products deliver on results so we don’t doubt that the new Age Arrest Anti-Wrinkle Serum will iron out those pesky lines. The lightweight serum uses revolutionary Telo-5™ Technology to give you a firm, youthful complexion… who doesn’t want soft, smooth skin? Snap up this new line this September to test it out.

Available for $870 (30 ml) at all Kate Somerville counters in HK. See all locations in Hong Kong here.

150921-SHK-Collage2-WSW-September_v15. Miles of Happiness Mini Bus Illustration
We can’t tell you how much we adore the illustrations of the talented Marie Pottiez (check out our article on her in our Sassy Wedding section here!). Her detailed depictions of dreamy destinations are sure to inspire your sense of wanderlust, and we are super excited to share news of her new online shop! Now you can snap up your favourite illustrations with just the click of a button and they’ll be hand-delivered by Marie herself. We’re coveting this cute framed illustration of Hong Kong’s iconic red mini-buses which perfectly captures the frenetic city streets!

Available for $30 (USD) – around $232.50 HKD – online here.

6. Cath Kidston Oxford Rose Backpack
As we slip into autumn we can’t help falling in love with the warmer, darker hues that have flooded into all the stores. Top on our list for fall fashion has got to be British brand Cath Kidston and the new ‘Turn Over a New Leaf’ collection. Think prints of falling leaves, woodland floral designs, vintage inspiration and unusual colours. We loved the big, bold painterly ‘Oxford Rose’ pattern, which is ideal for transferring easily from summer to autumn. The Handbag Backpack turns a practical accessory into a pretty addition to your wardrobe, ideal for weekend getaways!

Available for $850 at any Cath Kidston store in Hong Kong. See all Hong Kong stores here. 

7. By Terry Light-Expert Click Brush
It’s not just fashion brands that are introducing new collections for fall – make-up brands are releasing brand new products to get you all dolled up for the winter season. French make-up brand By Terry is the leader of the pack with a host of exciting new products and gorgeous palettes in autumnal hues… but what sticks out to us is the innovative ‘Light-Expert Click Brush‘. With just a simple click, four dots of foundation emerge from the brush which you can then apply with ease. This foundation brush gives ‘convenient’ a whole new meaning and makes blending foundation and creating a flawless complexion easier than ever – a must-have product in our books!

Available for $655/19.5ml at By Terry counters in Hong Kong (Lane Crawford, JOYCE Beauty). 

8. UGG Bling and Constellation Collection
It might not be cold enough in Hongkers yet to justify wearing a full blown pair of snuggly UGG boots, but the new UGG collection has more than just boots and slippers. The Bling and Constellation Collection features a casual, smoking slipper style in three different colours that’s studded with Swavorski crystals. Choose from black, navy or granite suede with Italian leather details and a unique, constellation crystal design inspired by the night sky of Yosemite… simply stunning! You would never even know that these sparkly flats are UGGs and they are perfect for wearing around town in the current temperature.

Available for $1,490 at all UGG stores in Hong Kong – see locations in HK here.


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