Shopping

  • G.O.D. Awesome lifestyle accessories, fashionable cheongsam, homewares and gifts – Hong Kong to the bone with a whiff of mischief.
  • Wattis Fine Art Antique maps, nostalgic photographs and rare lithographs of Hong Kong, Macau and elsewhere in Asia.
  • PMQ A one-stop-shop for affordable local design, fashion and jewellery, all jostling for your dollars inside a dynamic heritage arts complex.
  • Chan Shing Kee Classical Chinese furniture and decorative antiques.
  • Shanghai Tang A peek into the world of contemporary luxury fashion and homewares – Chinese style.
  • Yue Hwa Chinese Products Emporium Old Chinese department store grande dame with embroidered slippers, chopsticks and calligraphy equipment.

Antiques & Vintage

Art

  • PMQ Affordable, Hong Kong–focused art in a collection of small independent stores.
  • C&G Artpartment Edgy local art.
  • Pearl Lam Galleries Contemporary Hong Kong and international art.
  • H Queen's Contemporary-art haven in the sky, with galleries from top international dealers.
  • Blindspot Gallery One of the best places to acquaint yourself with Hong Kong and Asian photography
  • Chiu Kee Porcelain Studio Painted Chinese porcelain in traditional Hong Kong style.

Beauty & Fragrance

  • Two Girls Hong Kong's cheap-and-cheerful local beauty brand, with fun vintage packaging.
  • Joyce High-end beauty products and scents from across the world.
  • Hysan Place The 6th-floor Garden of Eden is a paradise for hard-to-find, youth-oriented Asian cosmetics.
  • Candle Company Diffusers, candles and incense from Hong Kong designer Carroll & Chan.

Books

  • Eslite Massive Taiwanese bookstore/cafe/gallery/toy store.
  • Hong Kong Reader Bilingual bookstore with an intellectual edge.
  • Kubrick Bookshop Café Excellent selection of highbrow fiction, art books and literary journals.
  • Swindon Books Independent, and crammed with Hong Kong–related reads.
  • Bookworm Cafe A secondhand island bookshop island a vegetarian cafe.

Fashion

  • Kapok Hipster fashions from local and international designers.
  • Horizon Plaza Cut-rates on luxury goods and clothing in a 27-floor warehouse.
  • Lu Lu Cheung Locally designed sophisticated casualwear, silks and dresses.
  • Giordano Ladies Scandi-inspired Hong Kong brand specialising in clean lines and a neutral palette.
  • Initial Hip urbanwear chain, born in Hong Kong.
  • Only Alice Chic, affordable Hong Kong fashion and accessories boutique on trendy Tai Ping Shan St.

Food & Beverages

Gadgets

Gifts

Malls

Markets

Quirky Items

  • Sino Centre Geek out at this anime mall.
  • Chan Wah Kee Cutlery Store One of Asia's few remaining master knife sharpeners.
  • Cat Street Junk stalls hawk communist kitsch and Bruce Lee posters at this touristy street market.
  • Island Beverly Mall Eye-popping Japanese youth fashions.
  • Niin Eco-conscious jewellery and accessories fashioned out of reclaimed wood and abalone shells.
  • Soul Art Polymer clay dim sum and Chinese cult figurines, straight from Běijīng.