Up Close with Edoardo Caovilla

February 9, 2017By The House CollectiveHAPPENINGS No Comments

Italian designer René Caovilla was trained by his father, who first moved to Venice to learn shoemaking in the 1950s. After honing his skills with Chanel, Valentino and Christian Dior, Caovilla made a name for himself with his glamourous jewellery-adorned footwear. Now, the family-run luxury brand with over 80 years of heritage is helmed by … Read More

Chef Talib Hudda heads Sureño

January 20, 2017By The House CollectiveCULTURE, EAT No Comments

The new year has brought Award-Winning Chef Talib Hudda to Sureño at The Opposite House Beijing. “Beijing is an exciting city to express my culinary creativity, because it has a deep respect for culinary traditions yet is hungry for new innovations. Beyond the restaurants, Beijing’s passion for good food has also led local suppliers to … Read More

12 Questions with Andre Fu

January 17, 2017By The House CollectiveCULTURE No Comments

Hong Kong-based designer Andre Fu shares his thoughts on travelling well. What are your essential travel accessories? A pile of A4 paper and a small bundle of pencils. What are your favourite travel resources for planning a trip? A few of my travel editor friends keep me updated on the latest recommendations. Are you a … Read More

Winter is Coming to Temple House’s Jing Bar

November 30, 2016By The House CollectiveEAT No Comments

JING Bar at The Temple House in Chengdu recently launched a series of Winter is Coming theme nights inspired by the hit TV series “Game of Thrones”. On top of specially crafted, limited-edition elixirs and cocktails, every Wednesday from 6pm until late, JING will transform into a regal tavern fit for the kings of Westeros, … Read More

The Temple House Celebrates Sustainability this Festive Season

November 25, 2016By The House CollectiveCULTURE No Comments

The Temple House just announced they will be celebrating Christmas with an exciting programme of activities following the theme of sustainability. Just last month, The Temple received a Sustainable Project Design Award at the prestigious Sustainable Hotel Awards by the Hotel Investment Conference Asia Pacific (HICAP), after The Upper House Hong Kong claimed it in … Read More