Shopping - Expat Living Hong Kong
homewares, furnishings
Sustainable furniture store gets online revamp
  • 8 November 2016

Browse furnishings from the comfort of your home

Horizon Plaza: Our guide to the best homewares stores for decorating your home
  • 10 January 2016

From fashionable furniture to funky fixtures and finishings, you will find everything you need here

Horizon Plaza: Why it's a one-stop shop for mothers, babies and young children
  • 6 January 2016

Whatever you need from pregnancy and beyond you will find in this Hong Kong shopping institution

Home decor and style: 5 key interior design trends in Hong Kong
  • 16 November 2015

The new Autumn/Winter 2015 home interiors trends range from the dramatic to diverse

Sofas in Hong Kong
Winter's coming! Time to invest in the perfect sofa for cozy nights
  • 3 November 2015

Looking for a new couch? We ask the experts at Stockroom for tips on finding the right one

Shopping for jewellery in Hong Kong
Christmas gift ideas: Bespoke Jewellery from Haywards Hong Kong
  • 27 October 2015

Looking for Christmas gift ideas for that someone special? Look to Haywards Hong Kong for their beautiful, bespoke jewellery

Interior tips from Hong Kong's favourite interiors store: 3 ways to bring the outdoors into your living space
  • 12 October 2015

Tiny outside space? No problem. We ask two members of the Bowerbird team for simple decorating tricks that'll make the most of the space of you have

Shopping for furniture in Hong Kong: Fabulous living room ideas from home decor store Tequila Kola
  • 2 April 2015

Need to spruce up your living room without much fuss? Furniture boutique Tequila Kola has plenty of elegant, modern sofas, TV stands and more

Interior design and furniture: dining rooms, tables, chairs, bathroom accessories in Hong Kong
Interior design: Shopping for kitchens and bathrooms furniture and accessories
  • 29 March 2015

Get inspired to recreate these looks in the kitchen and the bathroom

Dining room furniture: Where to go shopping for stylish dining tables and chairs in Hong Kong
  • 24 March 2015

Tips on how to create a fashionable dining area for dinner parties or meals together

Tai Tam property showcase: Inside the apartment of Bowerbird Home's fashionable founder
  • 26 January 2015

Furniture choices and frequent redecoration is the mantra in Philippa Haydon's home

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Interior design: This Sai Kung town home renovation oozes eclectic cool within tranquil space
  • 14 January 2015

See how expert designer Sarah Bettle transforms this four-storey town house into a cool, yet functional, living space

'Tis the Season! Christmas-sy home decorating ideas
  • 22 December 2014

Our selection of holiday decor ideas for your apartment or home

Design and health: How feng shui is important in our home décor and layout
  • 12 December 2014

Suzhong Consulting shows us how to factor in feng shui for our own well-being

Decorating with red colour in furniture, interior design, feng shui, and accessories for the home
  • 8 December 2014

Suzhong Consulting’s Founder Susanne schools us on the significance of red in modern day feng shui

Home Decor: Our Editor-in-Chief blends style themes
  • 1 December 2014

Why stick to a monotonous decor theme in your home when you can mix it up instead?

Christmas Shopping: Black Friday & Cyber Monday deals in Hong Kong
  • 27 November 2014

Just weeks after China’s Double 11 Day, we go full on in search of deeply discounted shopping deals!

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Furniture and home decoration shop founder Philippa Hayden of Bowerbird Home introduces the new Bowerbirds
  • 21 November 2014

You've come a long way, baby! Founder Philippa reflects on three years in the biz

Furniture: shopping for the right antique cabinet, chandelier, carpet and even a Buddha
  • 11 November 2014

EL goes antique shopping in Hong Kong for a taste of old world furniture

Homes with colour & style design: Inside Central SoHo's CentreStage apartment
  • 24 September 2014

We snoop around Tim Leard and Russell Lath's Hollywood Road apartment for tips on interior design for SoHo spaces

Forget rain and MTR commute with our gallery home office idea for work study
Home office design: Work life balance shopping ideas for the perfect study
  • 15 September 2014

Hong Kong Observatory 天文台 raises T8. Combat heavy rain and morning MTR commute and work from home

From basic to barista: The latest coffee machines for that perfect cup of joe
  • 27 August 2014

A roundup of the brilliant coffee machines on the market (that look pretty in your kitchen)

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Forget IKEA! Cure insomnia through interior design with our picks in shopping for bedroom furniture in Hong Kong
  • 26 August 2014

Shopping for the right furniture in HK, from choosing the right wardrobe, fabric, cabinet, bed, fan, lamps, and more

Shopping, transition, leaving Hong Kong, moving home, repatriation, overseas, adventure, moving from HK
Your move home: Repatriation guide for the transition, shipping, shopping, packing and managing reverse culture shock
  • 21 August 2014

The big transition to moving home is made easier for your next overseas adventure

Furniture, rental, furniture lease, bed, chair, table, Hong Kong homes, design
Furniture inspiration: Rentals, sales, and finding the right antique, mattress, curtain design and carpets
  • 19 August 2014

Discover what’s new in eye-catching designs and inspiring ideas in shopping for furniture this Fall

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Furniture: Finding the right sofa, chair, bed, table, wardrobe and more is all it takes to make the right statement
  • 13 August 2014

Suzanne Harrison shows us interior design tips on how to give your home that “wow” factor

Maria Khan's Mid-levels apartment: home, architecture, design, furniture, wardrobe, sofa, contemporary, neighborhood, inflation and fashion home design in Hong Kong.
Hong Kong homes: Mid-levels neighbourhood living in EL Reader Maria Khan’s contemporary design apartment
  • 3 July 2014

Reader Maria Khan invites us into her Mid-levels apartment, showing us the interior design, furniture, stunning handmade jewellery, and why Mid-levels is the best place to live in Hong Kong

Shopping for home decor: The great tray-off at Forbidden City HK
  • 8 May 2014

These stylish, designer trays and trolleys from Forbidden City HK are ready to serve up the most snazziest of treats.

Carpets and Interior design: Cut a rug at CarpetBuyer’s Exhibition and Sale
  • 31 March 2014

Antique Handmade Persian Carpets Exhibition and Sale at Outlet Prices

Stylish new bedroom furniture and accessories from Okooko
  • 26 February 2014

Treat your bedroom to an update this spring, all in the name of a good night’s sleep

Dining rooms: Our pick of the best furniture and accessories in Hong Kong
  • 10 February 2014

Create the perfect space for entertaining with stylish dining room furniture and accessories

Christmas decor in Hong Kong: 45 of our favourite decorations and accessories
  • 17 December 2013

Fill your home with festive cheer this holiday season with our choice of decorations and interior decor with added sparkle

PoHo, Hong Kong: We discover why so many of Hong Kong's creative mind are being drawn to this vibrant and unique area
  • 21 November 2013

We take a walk through the tree-lined streets and terraces of the PoHo neighbourhood of Sheung Wan

Stylish new furniture lines at STOCKROOM
  • 14 October 2013

Living room in need of an overhaul? Head to this furniture outlet in Kennedy Town for fabulous sofas, coffee tables and bookshelves

Storage solutions: 28 of the best buys to get your clutter under control
  • 7 October 2013

From bookcase and baskets, to cabinets and chests, we’ve rounded up clever and stylish options for home storage

Gorgeous storage furniture from Tequila Kola
  • 7 October 2013

We’re hoping to wake up and find this stylish trunk magically nestled at the end of our bed

Bedroom bliss: We've scoured Hong Kong's stores to bring you 18 of our favourite bedroom buys
  • 19 August 2013

Create a haven in your home with our gorgeous selection of bedroom furniture and accessories

Work smarter: We've scoured Hong Kong to bring you our favourite products for your home office
  • 17 August 2013

Whether you have a studio or a spare room, a cupboard or a corner, motivate yourself to work by creating a perfect home office environment

Kitchen inspiration: We've scoured Hong Kong to bring you 12 of the best kitchen accessories
  • 12 July 2013

Update your kitchen this summer with a palette of black, grey and metallic for a classic yet contemporary look

Create a bathroom sanctuary: We've scoured Hong Kong to bring you 10 of the best bathroom accessories
  • 8 July 2013

Create the wow factor in your bathroom with these colour pops of brights and bolds

Tequila Kola promotion: Get 20 percent off gorgeous new bedding and towels
  • 7 June 2013

Give your bedroom and bathroom an instant update with satin stripe bedding and plush terry towels

Chine Gallery introduces 'Rainbow' collection
  • 18 March 2013

Pop by the Hollywood Road showroom to give your home a shot of contemporary Chinese style

Eco-chic teak: Check out TREE's fabulous new furniture range
  • 18 February 2013

Visit the Soho or Sai Kung showrooms to view the new Sophisticated, Tubeline and Kasting collections

Check out Indigo Living's fabulous new children's bedding
  • 17 July 2012

We think your little girl will love the mix and match Paterstone Millie collection