Shanghai Tang Flagship Opening

The much-anticipated grand opening of the New Shanghai Tang Mansion was held on Thursday 26 April, 2012. After being unceremoniously kicked out of their long-standing Peddder St location by incoming collegiate behemoth Abercrombie & Fitch, Shanghai Tang didn’t cry over their dumping. No, the luxury Hong Kong brand did the break up equivalent of working out and dating a new hot man – by designing a bigger and better flagship store around the corner on Duddell Street, Central.
 
And, the new and improved mansion, is well, Huge! Being on a side street (no less in the middle of Central though) has allowed the brand to give the new mansion a much more grandiose spacious feel, with 4 floors of fashion, chandeliers, high ceilings and a rumoured restaurant/cafe to open on the 5th floor later this year.
 
This 5th floor- currently an empty shell- was used to great effect at the opening party, whereby a makeshift nightclub area was erected. Absolut Vodka and Mumm supplied the bar (and drinks) and a DJ booth was also in place, as lights were turned down low, and music up high. Absolut also created a spacial “Shanghai Tang-Tini” for the event combining Peach Absolut and Soda, it was delicious!
 
The Shanghai Tang Mansion is now open at 1 Duddell Street, Central.
 
Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s