Temple of Treasures
Five society sweethearts have pooled their talent for spotting trends and created a destination for the funkiest sort of finery. Maison Huit on Wan Chai’s Star Street, the brainchild of Evan Lau- Sarkis, Viola ChenCheong, Vanessa Chen-kwan, Bonnie Kwong-li and Jane Chao-lee (pictured, from left), is an ode to the decorative arts and offers an array of unique, handmade jewellery, tablewear and furniture. The store stocks accessories by Anna Blum, jewellery by Imogen Belfield and Laura Lee, cufflinks by Begüm Khan, handbags by Ferida Yang, pewter homewares by YuriKoubou and fine tortoise shell knick-knacks by Serdar Gülgün. It also offers a gift registry service for weddings and other celebrations.