Cupcaking

posted by on 2014.05.29, under Outfit Of The Day, Outfits

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Photography by Karen Chen 

Just landed in Hong Kong, and  I can’t even express my excitement to be here! There is so much energy and vibrancy to this city…it’s incredible. Tomorrow, well actually in a few hours,  I have a big shoot/ project I’m working on with Elle Hong Kong, so I’ll be keeping today’s post fairly short.

Food has always been a big interest and passion of mine, hence all the food Instagram photos, but it wasn’t until this year my outfits started to reflect the things I ate. The other day my outfit was inspired by Watermelon (my favorite Summer fruit), and todays outfit inspiration? A cupcake! There’s a certain gratification that comes from biting into a delicious moist cupcake with cream cheese filling, and same goes for the feeling when you can whirl and twirl around in a big pink Rochas Cupcake skirt! First a watermelon, now a cupcake, hmmmm I wonder whats next??

Also it’s my first time in Hong Kong, so any recommendations on places to go, eat, and shop would be highly appreciated! Thanks loves!

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OUTFIT DETAILS

Clutch: Judith Leiber

Skirt: Rochas

Top: Nordstrom

Shoes: Monique Lhullier (Similar)

 

COMMENTS

I love your style! This outfit is so beautiful! That pink skirt looks like it’s made out of a really cool material, I really want it :p Your video with all the food outfits is also really fun!

Love

sofie ( June 10, 2014 at 8:49 AM )

I’ve fallen in love with that purse since Sex and the City! It looks so cute together with your fondant-esque outfit nyums!

Amal ( June 5, 2014 at 3:50 PM )

Dreamy outfit, well put together. for hk food, plz chk; http://www.openrice.com

Kacey Wong ( June 3, 2014 at 8:40 PM )

What a beautiful outfit!.. Love the skirt’s fabric and color and the cupcake purse is just awesome!… Can’t deside whether I like most the cupcake or the watermelon purse from your last post!

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thefashiongals ( June 3, 2014 at 5:34 AM )

Take the star ferry from hk station to Tst and enjoy the skyline from the ferry during the day time.
Drinks at Aqua in Tst & enjoy the night view.

Martina ( June 3, 2014 at 5:34 AM )

The skirt looks absolutely amazing! And that clutch, wow, such a statement piece! ;)

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Konstantina Bourtzou ( June 2, 2014 at 9:25 AM )

Beautiful cupcake skirt, babe:)

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sasa ( June 2, 2014 at 9:00 AM )

How long are you in HK for? Would love to show you around a new creative hub on Hollywood Road called PMQ where I have just opened a select shop…E xx

Elizabeth Lau ( June 1, 2014 at 8:00 AM )

This outfit is so chic and the definition of cupcake! Love the skirt and cupcake purse! I am still trying to find a skirt like that that would suit my petite body. Loving the outfit, awesome styling!

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Caroline ( June 1, 2014 at 7:22 AM )

Love the white and the pink!
That cupcake is pretty!!!!!
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Eunice OZ ( May 31, 2014 at 11:25 PM )

Love your cupcake bag! Have fun in Hong Kong hun x

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A ( May 31, 2014 at 7:56 AM )

Oh my goodness….I am in love with that skirt!!! It looks amazing on you especially because you’re so long and tall. :D And cupcake. One of my favorite food groups ever! ;)

ellie @ fit for the soul ( May 30, 2014 at 5:31 PM )
Hana ( May 30, 2014 at 12:14 PM )

This is so gorgeous! The cupcake reminds me of Lily’s (Charlotte’s daughter on SATC) purse at Carrie’s wedding!

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Love ( May 30, 2014 at 10:41 AM )

Such a fun skirt! I love Rochas so much and have a dress from there. You look like a ballerina! x

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supal {chevrons & éclairs} ( May 30, 2014 at 8:05 AM )

You look lovely!! In love with that skirt!!

fashiondiariesbyk ( May 30, 2014 at 6:43 AM )

That skirt is the most gorgeous piece of clothing I’ve seen in a while, the whole outfit is just beautiful!

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Viv ( May 30, 2014 at 4:58 AM )

I love the cupcake bag! It’s been featured everywhere from magazines to TV and movies and yet it still stays fashionably chic.

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the|avantguardian ( May 30, 2014 at 4:14 AM )

Lovely lovely, the skirt and little cupcake bag are amazing! Love it.

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Fashion Party blog ( May 30, 2014 at 3:48 AM )

love the all white look, it’s so pretty and adore the cupcake bag, so damn cute !
x ish
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ish ( May 30, 2014 at 3:06 AM )
irene laura ( May 30, 2014 at 2:23 AM )

Try Lane Crawford at IFC, Central and definitely Joyce!

Josie ( May 30, 2014 at 12:31 AM )

This is so cute! I love the color and texture of the skirt.

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Alexandra ( May 29, 2014 at 9:22 PM )

I love the style of these photos! What a beautiful shoot. Also, I know you’re in Korea now. I just returned myself and miss it dearly! Thought I’d share some of our photos too: http://www.thekimchronicles.com/kims-in-korea-busan-part-3/

chanelle ( May 29, 2014 at 8:46 PM )

And definitely hit up Lan Kwai fong for the best party scene there is in hk!

N ( May 29, 2014 at 8:09 PM )

You should definitely check out Mong Kok for some really cheap shopping! Little markets and stalls crammed into one densely backed shopping center called Mong Kok center! And if you want more high end stuff, you should go to IFC and harbour city :) and as for food, you should try out the maxim’s dim sum for traditional old school dim sum (where the ladies push the karts!!)

N ( May 29, 2014 at 8:06 PM )

Wow that’s a gorgeous skirt, love the organza texture! Feels like icing on a cupcake =D

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Sheepyschaf ( May 29, 2014 at 7:42 PM )

I love this skirt so much, It definitely looks like the cupcake clutch that you’re holding!
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Emma ( May 29, 2014 at 7:40 PM )

Love this look. And the clutch is pretty cute.
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Turae Xavier ( May 29, 2014 at 6:37 PM )

Love the full skirt! So feminine and elegant!

XOXO JuJu
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Juliana ( May 29, 2014 at 6:20 PM )

Such an adorable outfit! I can feel the sweet love from the photos <3

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Claire ( May 29, 2014 at 6:10 PM )

You look like a doll! Love the outtfit :)

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Amadee May ( May 29, 2014 at 6:08 PM )

Love this outfit! Gorgeous skirt and cute cupcake clutch. Have in Hong Kong Chriselle =)

-mc
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mc ( May 29, 2014 at 5:47 PM )

You can go to “yum cha” (the Chinese way of having breakfast in a Chinese style restaurant). It’s a must try for food. As for sightseeing, you may visit the peak and the cable car ride in NP360. For shopping, try the Sogo shopping mall in Causeway Bay (The most crowded place in HK). Btw, if I remember it correctly, there is a BIG sale there now. So check it out if you have time.

I am a Hongkonger and hope you have a nice trip here.

Ali ( May 29, 2014 at 5:29 PM )

I love that skirt, great look! I’m really liking the food themed outfits haha

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Feyi A ( May 29, 2014 at 5:04 PM )

Adorable! I would love a macaron shaped clutch! I ADORE Hong Kong..wish I were there. I love milk tea at Tsui Wah in Central because I love milk tea and also because the cups are adorable!

Enjoy!

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Colleen ( May 29, 2014 at 4:45 PM )

Gorgeous photos Chriselle <3
xo,
Melissa
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Melissa ( May 29, 2014 at 4:43 PM )

Oh this is cute Chriselle! I wish these bags aren’t so expensive, I would buy one in a heart beat. Adorable.<3

xo, Alina
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monkeyshines ( May 29, 2014 at 3:55 PM )

Wow! Love everything about this look!
xx

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Fashionalatic ( May 29, 2014 at 3:15 PM )

The skirt abd the cupcake bag is really cute

shandy ( May 29, 2014 at 2:38 PM )

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