To be fair, despite the so many malls that we have in Hong Kong, they are completely monotonous and dull. Whichever mall you go to, it’s basically the same few fashion giants like H&M, Zara, Chanel, Viviene Westwood… Boring.
Before you lost hope in hauling some new items for your closet, maybe think about shopping online? This way, you could forget about the dominated fast fashion chains! We have gathered some of the unique fashion brands that actually ships to Hong Kong for free!
1. Sarah Lai – Business Chic
A proud Hong Kong local label launched not long ago in 2013. Apparently, the master behind this elegant and sophisticated brand is Sarah Lai. Born into a prominent Shanghainese family, she admired the detail and craftsmanship in these tailored pieces, and developed a passion for couture. Her design is absolutely unique and stunning like none other, perfect for the modern business women.
2. SAU – Flattering Dress for Soirée!
Another Hong Kong label that you can’t miss out! SAU targets themselves as an Affordable Luxury For The Modern Woman, and it’s geniunely true! Their dresses are extremely flattering and gorgeous, perfect for parties and some festive soirees. Yet there are also some super chic crop tops, blazers and well-fitting trousers. Definitely give it a shot!
3. Maisha – Exotic African & Indian Vibe
Colourful, energetic and exotic are the words to describe the Hong Kong Fashion Label Maisha. Former banker Rakhee Shah having spent eight years in private banking in Kenya, Longdon and Hong Kong, decided to follow her heart and launched her very own label in 2012 , Maisha Concept. Rakhee is inspired by her Indian and Kenyan heritage, and her collections are vibrant in colours with rich African and Indian fabrics!
4. What The Frock?! – Fun & Flirty Silhouettes
Maria and Lauren, who met in Hong Kong and lamented over the fact that there were nowhere to buy dresses for a reasonable price point beyond the Zara doors, and hence WTF?! was born! The Hong Kong-based What The Frock?! aims to keep your wardrobe bursting with fun, flirty & fabulous frocks in silks and jersey that transition easily from day to night, whether it be a chill beach Sunday or a classy dinner date!
5. Mischa Designs – Unique Designer Handbags
Created by Michelle Lai, this Hong Kong Handbag Labels offers authenticity in a bold and visionary way. The signature print of Mischa is inspired by the traditional Japanese hexagonal motifs and bold geometric design of the ‘60s. It is undoubtely an elegant and timeless piece of collectible!
6. GRANA – The Affordable Premium
It is the mission of GRANA to fill closets all over the world with affordable, high-quality wardrobe staples in a rainbow of colours. Based in Hong Kong, the collections of GRANA include clothing basics like tanks, shirts, sweaters and jeans with premium fabric such as Mongolian Cashmere, Italian Shirting, Chinese Silk, Japanese Denim etc. Definitely the choice for the basic girls looking to upgrading their closet than mere cheap materials from H&M!
Plus, they have their very own Fitting Room conveniently located in Hollywood Road. You can just hop in and try out the pieces and sizes if you are feeling unsure even after checking with their fit-true-to-size charts!
108 Hollywood Road, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong Island
7. La Redoute – French Elegance
The top-ranked French online fashion retailer, La Redoute, is shipping freely worldwide. Our favourite include their collection Atelier R. We simply love their classic silhouette and the essence of french elegance. Prices are very affordable with dresses starting at HK$200. Free shipping to Hong Kong over HK$900!
8. Zalora – The Asia’s ASOS
Zalora, headquarted in Singapore, was launched in 2011. So soon it has become the largest online fashion shopping platform and has expanded into Hong Kong, Taiwan, Malaysia etc. It is like a one-stop shop with hundreds of different brands and all kind of stuff that you need for dolling up, including clothing, bags, shoes, watches, makeup, and even skincare! Basically everything. Some of our favourite brands there include River Island, Dorothy Perkins, Miss Selfridge and New Look!
9. ASOS – British Fashion & Beauty Giant
The British online fashion and beauty giants with over 850 brands are now delivering to Hong Kong with FREE 2-DAY Delivery on ALL ORDERS over $1,500! Could you believe it?! Use the code EXPRESSHK at Checkout!!
10. Free People – Bohemian Chic
As its name suggested, the American bohemian apparel involves that liberal spirit — free, adventurous, sweet, tough, tomboy, and romantic. From skinny jeans to maxi dresses, cardigans to intimates, and sandals to booties, the designs of Free People invoke femininity, courage, and spirit. Free international shipping on over US$150 !