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Beauty ramblings

André Fu – AESTHETE, WIT AND ARCHITECT – is one of the stars of THE UPPER HOUSE HONG KONG’S CULTURE PROGRAMME.  The House Collective launches the 2021 edition of its biennial art programme, ‘Encounters Across Cultures,’ celebrating the immeasurable creativity of collaboration. Interactive video installation and dance movements will complement showings at The Upper House (and also at Chengdu’s The Temple House). Other stars include Yuh Egami, Ballet Master of the Hong Kong Ballet, and ballerina Hennes Yuen. BALLET’S BIG:in Arizona, CANYON RANCH hosts a dance weekend with with Kimberly Dawn Neumann, 5-7 November 2021.

BEAUTIFUL BUILDINGS – Fu, above, did the ssoft-avocado interior of The Upper House.  BEAUTIFUL PEOPLE, which leads Girlahead on to the art of looking good.

In London HARRODS OPENS AN IN-STORE SNEAKER BOUTIQUE, The Edit LDN. THIS ONLINE STORE already sells the hottest and hardest to get sneakers and streetwear from brands including Yeezy, Jordan, Off-White.  The Edit LDN was founded 2019 by CEO Moses Rashid. Watch this space.

BEAUTY IS INTERNAL, TOO. Banyan Tree has rolled out a new healthy living concept at its properties around the world. Lead resorts here are Banyan Tree Krabi and Banyan Tree Samui. Daily programmes enrich mind, body and soul — from meditation to Thai boxing, from massage and hydrotherapy to nature trails and sailing lessons — complemented with a nutritious diet and personal consultations. GM of both hotels, Remko Kroesen, promises every opportunity to connect with nature, discover a sense of deep relaxation, and find balance. Well-being villas have pools, yoga mats, stretch bands and mini-bar stocked with fresh juices and herbal teas instead of alcoholic drinks.

And if BEAUTY IS TRANSLATED BY SENIOR MANAGEMENT, HEAR SIX SENSES’ CEO NEIL JACOBS BELOW – he has just appointed Neil Palmer as his COO, by the way: