There’s no doubt that Hong Kong is one very stylish city — just take a quick glance around on the street and you’ll see more dapper gentlemen and perfectly put-together fashionistas than you can count. And of course, Hongkongers dress to the nines for the many parties and social functions that fill our diaries every month, catching the spotlight with their one-of-a-kind fashions. That’s why, every month, we select the most stylish ladies and gents in town.
July has been a quiet month as everyone in Hong Kong, including the fashion-savvys, are feeling rather devastated by Hong Kong’s current political state. With a hint of hopelessness lingering in the air, many of us have resorted to the basics when it comes to dressing. We’ve picked out a few standout examples below, scroll down to find out who made our Best Dressed list for July.
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It’s no news that the windbreaker is officially runway-worthy, and Amy Lo showed us how to take it from the mountains to the city by going for an oversized version with loose-fitted jeans, paired with a simple fitted jersey camisole top and silver hoop earrings for a nice visual balance.
If you still think that corporate dressing involves only blouses and pencil skirts, you seriously need to rethink your style game. Here, Evelyn Choi shows you just how easy it is to elevate your office look with a reworked shirt design and simple white trousers. Don’t forget to highlight your attire with a pop of colour here and there, such as a nice bag and a pair of stylish, comfortable shoes.
Feel like dressing down but don’t want to look like you’ve completely given up? Take a lesson from Veronica Li, and go for a logo sweatshirt elevated with a pair of wide-legged pants and chunky heels, so you can still move around comfortably while looking stylish.
Want to rock a little black dress without showing too much skin? Layer it over a white open-collar shirt with puffed sleeves, just like Sabrina Cheung, for a graceful and sophisticated look.