LIFESTYLE

Winter warmers: Hearty soup recipes with an international flavour

in Lifestyle by arounddb, 1 January 2017
Deliciously easy to make, the best soup recipes are passed down through families and picked up from friends. It’s no surprise that here in Hong Kong our go-to favourites bring home an international flavour.

Scintillating snacks: Nostalgic culinary classics

in Lifestyle by arounddb, 1 November 2016
Which recipes are guaranteed to be a hit at your next get together? Take a trip down memory lane with these nostalgic culinary classics.

A taste of Italy: three delicious pasta recipes

in Lifestyle by arounddb, 1 September 2016
Simple and elegant, these essential pasta dishes work equally well for special occasions and family mealtimes. What’s more, they take just minutes to make.
Spinach and strawberry salad

Salad days

in Lifestyle by Jane Drew, 1 July 2016
Fresh and healthy fruit salads, combined with leafy greens, are simply super for summer, and look every bit as good as they taste. Jane Drew provides some essential recipes

Make the most of small apartments in Discovery Bay, Hong Kong

in Lifestyle by Jane Drew, 1 May 2016
Get the basics right and even the smallest outdoor area can add sunshine to your life. Jane Drew reports.

Open Sesame

in Lifestyle by Jane Clyde April 2015
Functional and clean lined doors have a lot going for them. Jane Clyde gives some suggestions.

Show and tell

in Lifestyle by Jane Clyde March 2015
Want to make your everyday items look inspiring? Simply master the art of stylish display, writes Jane Clyde.

Decorating for good fortune

in Lifestyle by Samantha Wong February 2015
Usher in health, wealth and happiness at Chinese New Year with festive finery and flowers. Samantha Wong finds out how

Tricks of the trade

in Lifestyle by Jane Clyde January 2015
You can learn a lot from viewing a designer’s own (DB) flat, especially put together on a budget to house family and friends. Jane Clyde reports.

The new sexy

in Lifestyle by Jane Clyde November 2014
To vamp up a room for the coming season, look to eye-popping brights and 50 shades of grey, writes Jane Clyde.
modern luxe

Modern luxe

in Lifestyle by Jane Clyde October 2014
Decorative design makes a comeback. Jane Clyde reports.

Less but better

in Lifestyle by Jane Clyde September 2014
If you are turned on by words like ‘uncluttered’ and ‘open-plan’, you’re a minimalist. And you are not alone. Jane Clyde reports.

Fun in the sun!

in Lifestyle by Jane Clyde August 2014
The best outdoor spaces reflect a feel-good holiday vibe, more than that they are big on entertaining. Jane Clyde reports.

The international

in Lifestyle by Jane Clyde July 2014
We all love to shop the globe, writes Jane Clyde. The option is there to jazz up our homes with a few exotic treasures or to go all out with a travel-led scheme.

Bathing beauties

in Lifestyle by Jane Clyde June 2014
We may aspire to (and even splash out on) spa-style luxuries but the best bathrooms speak volumes about back-to-basics chic. Jane Clyde reports.

Home comforts

in Lifestyle by Jane Clyde May 2014
Where you live should reflect who you are, and cater to your needs and wants. Stella Eloff’s DB home does just that, says Jane Clyde.

Natural selection

in Lifestyle by Jane Clyde April 2014
For us island dwellers, a back-to-basics, eco-friendly approach to living and interior design comes naturally, says Jane Clyde. The idea is to create a calming refuge in which to take time out, and regardless of whether a scheme exhibits a Japanese aspect or not, it’s all very Zen

Trend alert

in Lifestyle by Jane Clyde March 2014
Don't be intimidated by the robust intensity of red. This attention-grabbing colour is heating up the catwalk – and the home, writes Jane Clyde.

Inside Outside

in Lifestyle by Jane Clyde February 2014 issue
Outdoor furniture trends for 2014 focus on transforming balconies and terraces into fully fledged alternative living areas. And it’s a cinch to make them just as comfortable and personal as the indoor variety, says Jane Clyde.

Perfect poise

in Lifestyle by Jane Clyde January 2014 issue
Soothing tones, a minimal aesthetic and inviting vibe result in a cool family home at The Pavilions, DB. Jane Clyde picks up some useful design tips.

Restaurants in Discovery Bay

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McSorley's
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