Spots to Shop
Not for the faint of fashion hearted – the VAN D boutique is pitched at wild and cutting edge street focused fashionistas!
It is an urban hub created for the reclkessly fun generation who’s aim is to shake up Hong Kong’s complacent retail mentality with its hedonistic street style.
Located at 34B Staunton St, Soho, this lure of naughtyness satisfies by boasting brands by the likes of Something Else, Ksubi and Insight. International ties are strongly linked to Australia (the name itself; VAN D comes from Van Diemen’s Land – the historic title for Tasmania), but also extends to the likes of glammour/urban designers Sass & Bide a brand originated on the Portobello streets of London and who are loved by Beyonce, Rihanna and Cheryl Cole.
Rockstar jeans, skinny cut and flawlessly fasionable meet you on entrance, while T-Shirts, mini-skirts and one-piece swimsuts will keep you fixated to the collections showcased, all serving as staple wardrobe must-haves for surfers, skaters, musicians and artists.
Beckoning you back for more will no doubt be VAN D’s monthly collaberations. Joint ventures with the stocked designers (kicking off this August with a window display by Sass and Bide) captures the essence fashions trasferable creativity.