One Star House Party at The Opposite House

August 31, 2016By Swire Hotels SocialCULTURE No Comments

This September, One Star House Party will build a week long pop-up at The Opposite House in Beijing. Running from 24 – 30 September 2016, the internationally renowned team behind pop-up restaurants in New York City, Taipei and Seoul, will execute a locally influenced menu that reflects their extensive travels throughout China. For the month … Read More

Beijing Design Week: Lisa Roet x The Opposite House

August 24, 2016By The House CollectiveCULTURE, HAPPENINGS No Comments

To celebrate Beijing Design Week ( 23 September – 7 October) and Golden Week with a creative flair, The Opposite House is collaborating with acclaimed Australian artist Lisa Roet to install a giant inflatable sculpture of a golden snub-nosed monkey on its iconic façade in the vibrant Sanlitun art and commercial district. Entitled “Golden Monkey”, the sculpture measures … Read More

On Design: A Chat with Joyce Wang

August 22, 2016By Swire Hotels SocialCULTURE No Comments

On paper, Joyce Wang is a little intimidating.  A graduate of MIT, Royal College of Art and Delft University of Technology, Joyce has a reputation for luxury interiors.  she debuted her first project at 27 with the cabana rooms at the ledendary iconic Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel.  Since then, Joyce has designed some of the most … Read More

Bacchantes Afternoon Tea at Café Gray Deluxe

August 19, 2016By The House CollectiveCULTURE, EAT, HAPPENINGS No Comments

The Upper House is launching a “Bacchantes Afternoon Tea” at Café Gray Deluxe, inspired by Lalique 2017 Flacon Collection Crystal. The “Bacchantes” vase, designed in 1927, remains one of its founder René Lalique’s most celebrated creations. The “Bacchantes” motif is enhanced by a sculptural flacon, crowned with a stopper in the shape of an inverted … Read More

New look at The Continental

August 18, 2016By Swire Hotels SocialCULTURE No Comments

The Continental at Pacific Place is re-opened with an updated look and an all-new dining experience. The restaurant has been preparing for a re-launch over the last few months with the new appointment of Joey Sergentakis as their Executive Chef.   The new refresh features chocolate brown wood paneling sun-kissed by glimmers of gold, stained … Read More

Sugar x MoYou London at EAST, Hong Kong

August 7, 2016By EASTCULTURE, EAT, HAPPENINGS No Comments

Sugar (Bar.Deck.Lounge), the rooftop bar at EAST, Hong Kong has launched their first afternoon tea collaboration with MoYou-London. The tea set is inspired by the brand’s fashionable patterns and colourful nail polishes, which are set to make waves this summer. The afternoon offer is available every Sunday from 7 August to 25 September. MoYou-London (MYL) is a UK-based … Read More

A Chat with Malone Souliers

August 2, 2016By Swire Hotels SocialCULTURE, HAPPENINGS No Comments

Malone Souliers is a bold and unapologetically feminine British footwear brand. In the five seasons since its launch, the brand has garnered a global reputation for beautifully crafted collections in the finest skins and materials, and a truly unique and vivid palette of colourways. Already sold in many of the world’s finest stores, the brand … Read More