So I found an amazing beaded umm something in the Sham Shui Po Fabric Markets - we weren't really sure what it was supposed to be - a big collar perhaps. I cut it in half and made a belt with it - each half was perfectly symmetrical which was a bonus. I hot glued velvet ribbon on the ends...

Spent ages yesterday rummaging in the Sham Shui Po district of Mongkok, an area filled with about 10 streets dedicated to DIY and sewing supplies. Centred around Yu Chau and Tai Nan streets there are whole areas for studs, chains, belt buckles, ribbon, fabrics, buttons and just about...

My colleagues assured me it could be fixed in Sham Shui Po, an outdoor market and shopping district in Kowloon. And so we set off one Saturday afternoon to this mecca for arts and crafts. Pei Ho Street, 5 minutes' walk from the MTR (take exit A2), did not disappoint. There were shops...

When I was at Sham Shui Po fabric market recently (check out my post here) I bought 3 metres of gorgeous white lace. Two metres will be going with me to the tailor, and I have some exciting things planned. The other metre I decided to use to make a little white cami. It was so...

sales, a spokeswoman said, declining to say how many stores it has in Hong Kong. Burberry, with 17 shops there, gets a similar proportion of revenue from those markets, excluding licenses. Bygone Era While wealthy Chinese are still spending in Asia, for example in Japan, they're making...

During my short trip to Hong Kong, I couldn't help but notice the number of designer bag resale stores that have popped up within a short distance from each other. I still remember the days of Milan Station and how those stores had a crazy number of Louis Vuitton bags, Guccis, and Hermes...

~ Telegraph UK Rei Kawakubo is set to take over Manhattan with her latest international Dover Street Market shop! ~ WWD Hong Kong has set the new world record for the World's Greatest Catwalk! ~ Vogue UK J.W. Anderson and Simone Rocha have been named this year's winners of the British...

Plus, if you fancy learning more about leather works, Alri also offers on-site workshops! Alri Star Leather Factory, 236 Tai Nan St, Sham Shui Po, 3791 2217 Ki Lung Street If you fancy a spot of sewing on the weekend, pop by Ki Lung Street fabric market to pick up an array of fabrics at...

Prada fashion house, said it will start the process for selling shares in an initial public offering in Hong Kong, as rising incomes in China rise demand for luxury goods. Prada would be the first Italian company to list in Hong Kong, according to data compiled by Bloomberg. The Milan-based...

As an open market, Hong Kong welcomes newcomers, and that helps develop the industry, Chow Tai Fook spokeswoman Joanne Wong said in an e-mailed statement. It's not just China's retailers jumping on the trend. Shenzhen-based realtor Qfang has leased 45 outlets in Hong Kong since May and...

 

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