Following successful debuts in Paris and London last year, Giorgio Armani Beauty has brought its Armani Box pop-up store to Hong Kong’s ifc mall, forming part of its tour in Asia along with stops in Tokyo and Beijing. To celebrate its opening, the brand hosted a cocktail party last night, where VIP guests including movie star Shu Qi, singer Kary Ng, and celebrity models and socialites such as Janet Ma, Cara G., Zelia Zhong and Elva Ni.
Painted red and black, the pop-up store will remain open at the atrium in ifc mall through 21 September. Visitors to the shop will be welcomed by a bright red gorilla named Uri upon entry — a special creation by Italian artist Marcantonio Raimondi Malerba, a replication of the one at Mr. Armani’s home in Milan. A limited-edition Lip Maestro #450 is also on offer, along with a complimentary engraving service. What’s more? Upon completing the Armani Box experience, guests will each receive a complimentary gift bag comprising a limited-edition Armani Box tote bag, Uri stickers, and product samples to enjoy (while stocks last). Click ahead to see photos of last night’s party.