Archive | September, 2006

Y-3 fashion show and party

My friend Rocky, part of the D-MOP family, invited me to attend the Y-3 event. Y-3 is the fashion partnership launched between Yohji Yamamoto and Adidas. D-MOP is the key retailer of Y-3 in Hong Kong and Taiwan. The night of the show I jumped into a taxi and made my way over to Kowloon-side […]

Shanghai Tang’s Autumn 2006 show

Last night I checked out Shanghai Tang’s Autumn 2006 fashion show. The theme was Shanghai-redux, a throwback to the 1930’s when the city was a key stop on the international circuit. Elegance, wealth and sophistication are some of the attributes meant to be conveyed in the clothing and in the show. The event was held […]

D.J. Qbert at Edge

Turntablist pioneer and one of the biggest innovators of ‘scratching’, D.J. Qbert made an appearance in Hong Kong last week. This guys is difficult to photograph in action, as he is in constant motion, flipping, scratchin’ and juggling beats. The packed show at Edge was more accessible musically than his last show in Hong Kong […]

Jackie Chan at Pacific Place

I was meeting some friends at Pacific Place, a popular shopping center in Admiralty, when I saw a promotional event was taking place nearby. Pacific Place is one of Hong Kong’s most visited medium-to-upscale malls, and has been an institution for people that live in Central since it opened. Although there are many newer shopping […]