Luxury Week 2008: That’s A Wrap

By Butterboom Writers  /  September 5, 2008

14 fashion shows, 14 brands in 5 days = smashing success.


The Mastercard Luxury Week Hong Kong 2008 extravaganza ended last Saturday and now they’ve done a final tally, it seems that it was a smashing success with over 6000 VIP’s attending the 5 day event including celebrities like reigning Miss World Miss China: Zhang Zilin, Yvette Yuen, Lelia Chow, DoDo Cheng, Renia Chau and Carl Ng.

If for some reason you missed a single piece of our coverage you can catch up here. For the amazing full tally that includes tons of Godiva ice cream and Tiffany jewellery continue reading.

– Over 6000 VIP guests attended MasterCard Luxury Week Hong Kong 2008 including 200 Celebrities and socialites who walked the red carpet.

– The models walked a collective distance of 38.5km along the catwalk

840 designer outfit changes were made by the models

630 pairs of luxury designer shoes and boots were used to strut down the runway

– Official make up sponsor Shu Uemura used 16 make up artists to apply 6 Dovarieties of false eye lashes totaling over 100 sets.

Toni & Guy deployed 40 hair stylists to create 600 hair doos for the runway

– 1001 bottles of champagne were drunk by VIP guests

Godiva Chocolatier served 13,000 pieces of chocolates and 4,000 tubs of ice cream.

San Pellegrino served no less than 6000 bottles of water

– A total of over HK$15 million worth of Tiffany jewellery was worn by MasterCard Fashion Ambassador Denise Keller – and we thought everything was supposed to be “priceless”

And for sure, get ready, because this time next year it’ll happen all over again!


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