Lots of exciting things have been happening on the beauty scene in Hong Kong recently – so here's a quick recap for any of my fellow make-up junkies... PENHALIGON'S OPENS FIRST HONG KONG STORE If you love smelling good (and errr... who doesn't?!), then you need to stop by British heritage...

I like the kind of frosting that's so sweet it makes my teeth hurt! When I chatted later with Kisses owner, Jasmine, she told me that the semi-sweet icing was an intentional adjustment of the (originally American) recipe to suit local Hong Kong tastes, which run to less sweet than...

Hong Kong will be SAMBAG's first international store outside of Australia, which means we will be always be a season ahead, meaning we'll get exclusive access to the Autumn/Winter 2013 Collection (well, 2012 here!) before anyone else! We can't wait to stock up on SAMBAG's iconic

Teaming up with the Hong Kong Heritage Museum, the Sichuan Museum, the Xi'an Art Museum and the Suzhou Museum, Made in Britain – Contemporary Art from The British Council Collection 1980-2010 showcases 30 years of British art to the Chinese population. The work of the YBA (Young British...

' and 'prison chaos' that will challenge your clue solving, patience and team work! Paintball HQ, prices start from $280 per adult and group discounts are available. War Games (website in Chinese), minimum 16 players per team and prices include transport and lunch. Freeing Hong Kong-...

, and London and Beijing are next on the list, with flagship stores due to open in both cities in 2014. The clean lines and understated glamour of Hadid's Hong Kong store will provide the perfect setting to show off Stuart Weitzman's beautiful shoes. Weitz's designs do come at a price, but...

Hot off the press: TOMS is now open in Hong Kong! We're big believers in guilt-free shopping sprees at Sassy HQ, so we were excited to hear that ethical footwear brand TOMS were opening a flagship store at ifc. Founded in 2006 by American traveller Blake Mycoskie, the person behind the idea of...

More goodies to add to my birthday wish list! INNISFREE OPENS IN HK TOO! More new openings... more serious damage to my wallet! Hot on the heels of fellow Korean beauty brand Etude House, Innisfree has just opened their first stores in Hong Kong in Causeway Bay and Mong Kok. I nipped...

so what other European high street fashion store could be next to set up shop on Hong Kong's shores? Answer: Hoss Intropia. This Spanish womenswear fashion label has just opened its first store in Hong Kong with a gorgeous 100 square metre boutique in Tsim Sha Tsui's Harbour City. As we all...

Putting bias aside, any Hong Kong girls out there might be more impressed by his success closer to home. After training at Zefferino 1939 in Genova, he brought the Zefferino name to Hong Kong, and after a stint in Bangkok he's back to run his own business. While eating European food isn't...

 

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