This week’s Girl of the Week, interior designer ANNIE HSU is not only one of my besties (love ya), but also a die-hard shopper. An expert in all things fabulous – shoes, clothing, jewellery, handbags, furniture and even food, this girl is in-the-know. An avid collector with impeccable taste, meet Annie…
What Are You Wearing: Dress by Zara Trafaluc; Necklace by Tristan; Lace peep toe pumps by Le Chateau; La Vie Parisienne earrings and bracelet by Catherine Popesco.
Can’t Live Without: Jewellery and dessert.
I Collect: You mean, what don’t I collect?! Jewellery, dresses & gowns, antiques, vintage & new porcelain, Neo Blythe, Kokeshi, Alice (in Wonderland), Tinker Bell, paper goods, Kewpies, crown related & damask patterned items, fleur de lis, ostrich plumes, pin ups, all things Marie Antoinette, chandelier related objects…the list goes on and on!
Favourite Places to Shop: Blue Ruby, Juicy Couture, La Vie Parisienne, Disneyland, Sanrio, Lola Home & Apparel, New Eclectic, Liberty, Urban Outfitters, Star Centre Antique Mall, Asia, and various online shops.
Most Prized Possession in the Closet: Black & white toile trumpet gown and my Alice in Wonderland costume – handmade one of kind by my dear Grandma.
Most Prized Possession in the Jewellery Box: A full replica of the ‘Satine’ necklace from Moulin Rouge.
On the Wish List: Tatty Devine’s Victoria & Albert museum chandelier necklace – inspired by a circa 1765 English chandelier made of leaded glass.
Last Purchase: Tatty Devine black horses and carriage necklace and crown ring.
Style Icons: Marie Antoinette, Madame de Pompadour, Audrey Hepburn and Jackie O.
My Guilty Pleasure/Indulgence: eBay! The bidding war is a total adrenalin rush Plus you can get the most interesting one of a kind objects in this virtual land of retail therapy…I LOVE it.