What’s on this weekend…
It’s Friday again, girls, and as per usual, this weekend is jam-packed with events. While the team here at Sassy HQ are getting festival ready for Clockenflap, the 852 has a whole lot of other events on offer! Get your Christmas gifts sorted early and check out the ‘Sale and Exhibition’ at Hatton Studios, or pop by the LUXARITY “Share Inner Love” Pop-Up. Get creative at a Calligraphy Workshop with Elephant Grounds, or show your support and join Amnesty International to help Stop Violence Against Women.
Christmas Sale and Exhibition at Hatton Studios
If you’re lacking any inspiration for Christmas gifts, be sure to check out the Christmas Sale and Exhibition at Hatton Studios. Showcasing contemporary jewellery, photography and featuring a selection of independent designers, gold and silversmiths, it’s the ideal opportunity to explore behind the scenes of this amazing workshop and find some unique presents! Alternatively, go one step further and try out the workshop for yourself…
When: Friday, 25 November – Thursday, 8 December
Where: Hatton Studios, 13/F Cheong Sun Tower, 118 Wing Lok Street, 852 Sheung Wan, Hong Kong
How much: Free to attend, but bring some cash in case you see something special!
AIHK x Coco Drinks: Stop Violence Against Women
Kicking off the events for the Stop Violence Against Women campaign, join HK Community Connect and Amnesty International HK for an evening of informal education and discussion this Friday. Taking place on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, the event will include three guest speakers; each addressing the issues that have led to the culture of discrimination against women which is still prevalent in today’s society.
When: Friday, 25 November, 7pm – 9.30pm
Where: Orange Peel, 2/F, 38-44 D’Aguilar Street, Central, Hong Kong
How much: Free! Make sure to register here.
Sassy Girls, rejoice! Hong Kong’s ultimate music festival, Clockenflap is finally here. Enjoy a weekend full of music, art, food and so much more. We can hardly wait, so to get you set for the next three days, we’ve got the perfect playlist to get you in the mood. We’ve also got some tips and tricks for perfecting your festival style – from what to wear to easy, fun DIY makeup looks to try out. Boasting some of the biggest names in music, it’s sure to be one hell of a weekend.
When: Friday, 25 November – Sunday, 27 November
Where: Central Harbourfront, Central, Central District, Hong Kong
How much: $1,800 for a full 3-day ticket – still available here.
LUXARITY “Share Inner Love” Pop-Up
If you love high-end fashion, but also care about social responsibility, make sure to visit Luxarity’s “Share Inner Love” Pop-Up, for the best of both worlds. The up-and-coming social venture creates a sustainable fashion ecosystem, so get down to their Pop-Up this weekend and discover hundreds of pre-loved luxury goods, plus up-cycled limited edition collections. Proceeds from the Pop-Up will be donated to sponsor students from the Hong Kong Design Centre, giving you even more reason to stock up on Christmas presents!
When: Friday, 25th November at 7pm & Saturday, 26th – Sunday 27th November, 10am – 10pm
Where: LIGHTSTAGE Art & Events Space, G/F, 218 Hollywood Road, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong
Elephant Grounds x Kalo Make Art Beginners Calligraphy Workshop Brunch
Are you interested in calligraphy and want to brush up on your handwriting skills? Or are you looking for creative holiday card ideas and feel ambitious enough to make some of your gifts this year? Or do you just brunch!? Then be sure to check out a Calligraphy Workshop at Elephant Grounds with Kalo Make Art! Spend the day learning the ins and outs of calligraphy, test your creative skills and enjoy some delicious food while you’re at it.
When: Sunday, 27th November, 10.30am – 1.30pm
Where: Elephant Grounds Central Kitchen, 1/F, The Factory, 1 Yip Fat Street, Wong Chuk Hang, Hong Kong
How much: $1,100 – includes, brunch, coffee, calligraphy class and calligraphy kit!
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Raven + Rose Pop Up
This weekend, uber cool lingerie brand Raven + Rose are popping up in the 852 for 3 days only! With the full range available from their first and second season collections, head down to Staunton Street to stock up on their minimalist androgynous designs. With bold lines, mesh and a lota cut-outs, sexy never looked this edgy.
When: Thursday, 24 November – Saturday, 26 November, 10am – 7pm
Where: Kong Art Space, 3 Staunton Street, Central District, Hong Kong
How much: Free! Don’t forget your purse