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10 Jan 2020
Editor's Pick - JAN 2020

EDITOR'S PICK - JAN 2020

1. The Authenticity Project – CLARE POOLEY

A lonely, aging artist decides to write his painfully honest life story in a plain green notebook. When he leaves it in the local café for a stranger to find, it sets off a cascade of journal entries from others in the neighborhood and leads to unexpected connections.

HK$193

Website: www.bookdepository.com

 

2. Stride Lace Loafer - SWIMS

Stylish activewear that’s always on-trend. With classic design and modern functionality, this pair sports a double-compound shell and a non-marking, TPU rubber outsole for stability and flexibility. 

HK$1,200

Website: www.swims.com

 

3. L.U.C XP Urushi Year of the Rat - CHOPARD

The quintessence of Urushi, the ancestral Japanese art of lacquer, is associated with the most refined expression of Swiss watchmaking according to Chopard, thereby giving rise to the new L.U.C XP Urushi Year of the Rat 88-piece limited edition available exclusively through the brand’s network of boutiques. Chopard, the Artisan of Emotions, is introducing its customary annual celebration of a new Chinese calendar cycle with an expressive dial brimming with symbolism. 

HK$187,000

Website: www.chopard.com

 

4. The Bixby Bike - SHINOLA

The Bixby is offered in both a classic men's and women's frame design, with thoughtful touches like gender-specific saddle design and proportional geometry. Custom laser-cut rear dropouts feature the Shinola “S,” which matches the same “S” detail cast in their proprietary fork crown. Each component is fitted by hand and tested for quality precision. This close attention to detail ensures that every bicycle that ships from our Detroit workshop delivers impeccable reliability and craftsmanship.

HK$15,145

Website: www.shinola.com

 

5. Fish Tale backgammon - CRISLOID

Fish Tale backgammon set is a Tournament Attaché wrapped in a silvery faux reptile textile and includes Marbled Blue and exclusive Seafoam checkers.

Each one of these sets is designed to be a piece of art wherever you decide to play it.

These Tournament sized backgammon sets all feature unique playing fields created by the Crisloid Design Team or in collaboration with various artists and designers and include premium accessories and materials.

HK$3,200

Website: www.crisloid.com

 

6. Lala Retro Moisturizer - Drunk Elephant

This one's great for wintertime dryness. This rich, vegan cream rescues skin that's dry and dull by providing sustained hydration. It's the formula you love, now with added ceramides that protect the skin's moisture barrier and prevent dehydration. 

HK$465

Website: www.sephora.com

 

7. Face Forward Duffel - lululemon x Roksanda

A roomy duffel combining lululemon's technical fabric and functionality with Roksanda's exaggerated proportions and designed for Office Travel Commute.

HK$1,980

Website: www.lululemon.com

 

8. WINE CONDOMS

This protective wine covering was Invented by a mother son duo, inspired by a Macgyvered wine seal that looked like a makeshift condom. Unaware of the success that would come from this hilarious, yet effective solution to resealing opened bottles of wine, they set out to create this fun novelty gift and keep those half-finished wine bottles protected.

HK$132

Website: www.amazon.com

 

9. Jameson Caskmates IPA Edition

The next great IPA is… a whiskey. Introducing Jameson Caskmates IPA Edition – a whiskey that is finished in IPA beer barrels for floral, crisp, hoppy notes. So, if you’re a fan of beer, of trying something new, or simply want to be the first to introduce your mates to their ‘new favourite drink’, try Jameson Caskmates IPA today! It’s a whiskey with a little extra hop.

HK$220

Website: www.jamesonwhiskey.com

 

10. To Save Face SPF50+ Super screen - MECCA COSMETICA

Protect your skin with this non-greasy, lightweight facial sunscreen that protects against UVA and UVB rays. 

HK$214

Website: www.mecca.com.au

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