Hong Kong's best secret shops
Can you keep a secret? We've discovered 50 of the top hidden stores our retail mecca has to offer – and now we're sharing them with you. Ready your credit card – you're probably going to need it. By TOHK staff. 1983 GiftshopEclectic finds This former design studio turned retail space sells a range of eclectic products like shirts with a raging Rottweiler (how Givenchy), boat shoes, travel bags, vintage clothing and hand-painted accessories, and handmade leather bags done by the owners. The charming space offers up some seriously good gift giving ideas. Flat A, 1/F Sun Ying Mansion, 43-49 King's Rd, Tin Hau, 6470 4230; facebook.com/1983gallery. A Day with PoetSophisticated menswear The shop has everything for the perfect gentleman with a creative flair, including some fine and dandy suits, classy accessories, sharp footwear and other smart additions to your dapper look. A lot of A Day with Poet's offerings are imported from Korea, but they also have their own label, specialising in tailored blazers. Shop 335, 3/F, Rise Commercial Bldg, 5-11 Granville Court, Tsim Sha Tsui, 3580 0110; adaywithpoet.com. Angry LaneRoadwarrior chic Check out this cool workshop specialising in custom motorcycles, accessories and biker fashion. The shop is owned by the Barras Brothers, Ben and G, who have brought their passion for the freedom of the road to the streets of Hong Kong. The shop is in the middle of relocation at the moment, but check out their website for updated i
The ultimate Hong Kong mall guide
From luxury brands, markets to Hong Kong's very own independent boutiques, there's a lot of shopping to do through in our city. Some might say Hong Kong is literally comprised of malls after malls, however no matter how numerous, each mall is unique in its own way just waiting to be shopped and explored.
The best speakers and headphones you need to try out now
From left to right: Ruark Audio R1 MK3 $2,480. HMV, 2/F-4/F, Pearl City, 22-36 Paterson St, Causeway Bay, 2504 3669; hmv.com.hk. Bose QC25 Noise Cancelling Headphones $2,488. Bose Store, Shop 320, 3/F, Ocean Centre, Harbour City, 3-27 Canton Rd, 2688 6887; bose.com. Soul ImpactWireless $749. Fortress, G/F, Yu Sung Boon Bldg, 107-111 Des Voeux Rd, Central, 2544 4385; fortress.com.hk. Audiofly AF1120 $5,388. Broadway, Shop 1074 & 1076, Elements, 1 Austin Rd W, West Kowloon, 2196 8144; broadway.com.hk. Audiofly AF78 $1,598. DCH AV Counter, Shop MTR-01, Festival Walk, 80 Tat Chee Ave, Kowloon Tong, 2121 8635; dch.com.hk. Bose SoundLink Colour Bluetooth Speaker $1,188. Bose Store, Shop 320, 3/F, Ocean Centre, Harbour City, 3-27 Canton Rd, 2688 6887; bose.com. Ruark Audio R4 MK3 $6,980. Universal Audio & Video Centre, Shop 218, Pacific Place, 88 Queensway, Admiralty, 2801 6422; universal-av.com. AKG K240 Studio $1,290. Tom Lee Music, 1-9 Cameron Lane, Tsim Sha Tsui, 2723 9932; tomleemusic.com.hk. Photography by Calvin Sit. Art direction by Jessica Li. Special thanks to Dchav