DESIGN TRUST: Critically Homemade Chinese New Year Pop-up

4. 2. 2021

From abundance to prosperity, good health to good fortune, all our best wishes for the coming Lunar New Year. As we prepare to usher in the Year of the Ox, we are excited to share our auspicious selection of DESIGN TRUST: Critically Homemade items that not only bring happy tidings, but also support our ongoing research and community initiatives. 


Choose from new arrivals that are perfect as gifts, limited-edition items that are sure to delight and innovative designs that bear deeper symbolism and meaning, visit our ePopUp and our Design Trust Champions to see the full selection. 


Make sure you visit our special Chinese New Year pop-up at PMQ this week (Thursday-Sunday) to see the latest DESIGN TRUST: Critically Homemade arrivals - just in time to help you celebrate the lunar new year in a socially responsible style!



PMQ - 5F/S510 (Block A), 35 Aberdeen Street, Central, Hong Kong

February 4 - 5 (Thu - Fri), 12pm - 4pm

February 6 - 7 (Sat - Sun), 12pm - 7pm


And as an early lai-see, from now until February 11th, receive a special-edition Design Trust: Critically Homemade Tote Bag when you spend more than HK$800, and enjoy free local shipping from our e-PopUp on all orders HK$1500 and up.


Browse the entire collection


Elaine Yan Ling Ng, The Fabrick Lab 

Inspired by the traditional Pankha, a handheld woven fan that mimics the wings of a bird, Sin3 Sin3 adds a modern twist blending 3D printing, hand tufting, innovative materials and traditional craftsmanship. An instant collector’s item. 


HKD 3500


Polly Ho, Loom Loop

Continuing a local craft that dates back 400 years, the Canton Silk tradition lives on through this special-edition handkerchief featuring the Design Trust D, embroidered in auspicious Red. Perfect for Gifting.

HKD 580 (set of 2)


Li Fu, UV Architecture

An innovative and thoughtful response to the need for proper etiquette around the use of serving chopsticks. A creative response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

HKD 250



Florian Wegenast and Christine Lew, 

Studio Florian and Christine


Rich with symbolism and craft, Hong Kong Brick' takes construction materials from recently closed down stores and transforms them into the foundations of the future.A special flamingo hued version was created to celebrate the opening of the first WOMANBOSS community space.


HKD 1500


Design Trust


As a poignant reminder of the impact that Design Trust has had on the community since its establishment in 2013, the Milestone Portfolio provides an in-depth review of all the cutting edge research and initiatives from over 130 grantees and fellows.


HKD 200

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