The countdown to Christmas is under way. Along with the parties and the festive food, that can only mean one thing: presents. This Christmas Gift Guide will help you find unique and stylish, Hong-Kong-inspired, gifts for everyone on your list.
Get the low-down on the best market shopping in Hong Kong
From unique hand crafted gifts to top quality designer goodies, get ready to rummage through Hong Kong's holiday markets this October, November and December.
When it comes to treating yourself or a loved one to a significant piece of diamond jewellery, the choice can seem overwhelming, with retailers, online stores and specialist gem dealers crowding the marketplace. That’s why we recently sent writer Kate Farr over to Central jewellery experts, Diamond Registry, to get the lowdown on everything that potential buyers should be looking for before they put a ring on it.
Bling. Ice. Rocks. No matter how you to refer to them, there’s something special about diamonds. There’s more to the dazzling gems than the ubiquitous princess cut seen on many a woman’s ring finger. If you need help deciding on the perfect engagement ring or a custom made set of cufflinks (they’re not just a girl’s best friend) – from square cut to pear-shaped, yellow or pink, in affordable settings to the cost of a small house – here’s where to get bespoke diamond jewellery in Hong Kong.
Highlights of Hong Kong's best sources for English language books, including art books, used book shops, specialty book stores, and online retailers.
What if your purchase of a beautiful hand painted, artisanal handbag could empower women in India? Meraki, Indian handpainted artisanal fashion brand, launched a crowdfunding campaign last month with an exclusive collection of artisanal handpainted leather bags to help fund a school to teach a traditional art form Madhubani, to girls in a village in India.
Bookmark Flower Frenzy's online store, and make it your first click the next time you need fabulous flowers in a hurry. Don't miss your chance to win a $500 gift voucher for this fantastic Hong Kong online florist!
Mission impossible: cutting your grocery budget in Hong Kong. Not if you head to these discount supermarkets.
Shanghai Street is home to a number of well stocked kitchen shops for restaurants & home cooks. Utensils, crockery, knives & chopping boards, baking ingredients and more.
How to be More Sustainable with your Fashion Choices. A Shopping and Recycling Guide for the Eco-Conscious Fashionistas
In today’s world it’s becoming increasingly popular to be more eco-conscious in our fashion shopping, but how easy is it you might ask? What simple changes can you make to ensure you’re being more ethical and sustainably conscious as a consumer?
Are you thinking about getting your first tailored suit? Our writer Joseph took the plunge, and here's what he thought of the whole process from designing and fitting through to trying on his finished bespoke suit.
Take a look at some stunning photographs of Queen's Road West from this fascinating photo book about the area.