When it comes to luxury, you can rest assured that Prestige has it covered. But with the sheer multitude, let alone variety, released regularly on the landscape, it can become rather difficult to figure out the best from the rest or to even pick up the newest and most exciting. As luck would have it, our editors are forever on the look out: discovering on-the-rise labels, picking up new products from cult brands and the finding the most desirable items there are. So for those that are curious what that might be, keep scrolling to discover what made the cut in our weekly Most Coveted list.
For Mum (since Mother’s Day is coming up), and yes also for me, the small Dior Book Tote in calfskin is my most coveted bag. The original style, which was first introduced by Christian Dior’s creative director Maria Grazia Chiuri, has since become the carryall arm candy of dreams. Perfect for work and daily activities, the bag is practical enough to take care of all your essentials and comes in this sumptuous calfskin, debossed with the signature Christian Dior logo, which is really rather cute too. The question is, should I go for grey or dusty pink, or both? — Fontaine Cheng, Digital Writer
There’s no denying that the summer sun is well and truly beating down on us. For someone who can’t handle the heat, a personal cooling system is the season’s best investment. To end the AC war at work (sorry colleagues), Dyson’s Pure Cool Me personal fan can keep me cool as a cucumber. And when self-care and hygiene are still high on our list of concerns, it helps that the new Dyson filters and purifies the air too. — Dara Chau, Senior Digital Editor
Local leathers brand made global success story pairs with emerging designers around the world for their T Factory project. Mame x Tods is a collaboration with Japanese designer Mame Kurogouchi for a women’s capsule. Mame’s approach is personal, attempting a collection that covers all the needs for a week’s travel, characterised by fluid lines, modular elegance and tightly edited hues (black, navy blue and tan). — Jing Zhang, Editor at Large
From (approx.) HK$4,250 to HK$38,818
These Vetements crocodile-effect leather pumps get me in the mood to party. Crafted in Italy and featuring a logo-engraved silver-tone metal bottle opener indented into the heel, the shoes have an exaggerated point-toe silhouette that rests on a towering stiletto heel. Wear it to bring an unconventional edge to your outfit. — Florence Tsai, Senior Editor
As powerful as it blends perfectly into almost every setting, Bang & Olufsen’s new Beosound Balance Speaker conceals beneath its solid-wood and knitted-textile exterior no fewer than seven drivers, in an arrangement that is designed to fill any domestic space with sound. — Jon Wall, Editor-in-Chief