March 2014

— March 28, 2014 —

Going Dotty

sass & bide's Spring/Summer 2014 collection featured a gorgeous story of delicate sheer polka-dotted pieces that we instantly knew would be a hit both in the magazines and on the streets.  We've seriously gone dotty over this collection--excuse the pun!  The top has already been spotted in ELLE Australia and Sunday Life Magazine and the style is flying off the shelves in-store.  We love it layered over a cute bra, as styled in multiple editorials already, but an easier, more wearable way to style the piece is to layer it under a strappy or strapless dress.  It comes in black for an edgy effect or white if you're into a more angelic look.  It also comes in a long sheer dotted skirt, which we think looks great layered over a simple minidress or shorts.  These polka-dotted wonders are so gorgeous that sass & bide's very own designer Sarah-Jane Clarke has even been spotted sporting it herself on many an occasion.  We can't wait to get our hands on one of these pieces, too!

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sass & bide 'Bloom Room' top seen in Sunday Life Magazine.

 

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sass & bide 'Bloom Room' top featured in ELLE Australia.

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sass & bide 'House Proud' skirt spotted in ELLE Australia.

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A model wears sass & bide 'Bloom Room' top during New York Fashion Week.

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Aline Weber in the 'Bloom Room' top fooling around on the set of sass & bide's 'Freetown' campaign shoot.

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sass & bide's Sarah-Jane Clarke wearing the 'Bloom Room' top.

— March 26, 2014 —

A Vision in White

What do you get when you have one supermodel, one celebrity photographer, one top fashion stylist, one international magazine and one visionary fashion designer all working together?  A vision in white.  That's was the case when British Vogue featured supermodel Christy Turlington in pieces from Chalayan's Spring/Summer 2014 collection, styled by Clare Richardson and lensed by legendary photographer Patrick Demarchelier.  Pure genius; all of the pieces couldn't have come together in a more perfect way.  Seeing Chalayan's stunning designs come to life again on the pages of magazines around the world always makes us feel giddy with glee; it's great to see how various stylists interpret the clothes in new ways.  Chalayan's Spring/Summer 2014 collection, which showed at Paris Fashion Week last year, was one of his greatest collections yet and we can't wait until we see it all hit stores here in Hong Kong.  In the meantime, we have stunning editorials such as this one to keep us satisfied.

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Christy Turlington wears Chalayan organza trousers.

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Christy Turlington wears a Chalayan top.

 

— March 25, 2014 —

How Many Havaianas

If you missed the Havaianas Hot Air Balloon installation at the Beach 5's this weekend, don't worry, you've still got the rest of the week to catch it at Fanzone at the New Central Harbourfront.  Havaianas' competition to guess the number of pairs of Havaianas it took to create the installation and potentially win a year's supply of Havaianas has already seen a strong group of entries, with estimates ranging from 200 to upwards of 400 pairs!  If you're keen to join in on the fun then head down to Fanzone anytime this week (it's free entry during the day), snap a picture of the Havaianas hot air balloon, upload your picture to your Instagram account with your guess as to the number of pairs of Havaianas needed to create the installation and tag both @havaianashk and #hhab (havaianashotairballoon).  Winners will be announced on the @havaianashk Instagram account on 1 April.   So make sure to visit the colourful Havaianas hot air balloon at Fanzone this week!

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Photo via @havaianashk

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Photo via @livshay

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Photo via @staceycara

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— March 20, 2014 —

Gorgeous in Camilla & Marc

Camilla & Marc has been the success of this Spring/Summer 2014 season so far, with all of our favourite starlets gushing over how gorgeous the pieces are and wearing them to all the hottest events around town.  First up is mega-star Angelababy, who chose to wear a delicate feminine white Camilla & Marc cocktail dress to an event last week; the sweet shape of the dress is the perfect complement to her angelic personality.  Next up was Jennifer Tse Ting-ting 謝婷婷, who chose a sexier, edgier black lace piece by the brand, and celebrity model Ana R., who donned a modern structured leopard print cocktail dress.  Three ladies with three distinctly different styles, all rocking Camilla & Marc in their own unique ways.  Now, that's what we love to see!  Do you have a favourite look of the three?  We can't pick.  Let us know favourite!

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