Stories

Three Moms' Gift Picks To Save Your Mother's Day
We asked three moms - fun moms, not regular moms! - for their Mother's Day planning and gifting intel. Read about their plans and picks to make sure you hit the maternal mark this year.
Jodi Munro of Mrs. Chortles
Hong Kong's most in demand tablescaper and floral artist Jodi Munro shares her secrets to above and beyond hosting. Don't even think of having a dinner party without her.
Art Basel Hong Kong Tips from Three Insiders
We asked a gallerist, an events director, and a critic to give us their recommendations for the biggest week of culture in Hong Kong, the Art Basel fair.
The Year of the Dragon
As we enter this Year of the Dragon, we wish you health, happiness and prosperity. To celebrate the occasion, we designed new a table linens pattern and curated a selection of this year's lucky colors to bring good fortune into your home. 
Alexis Dupont of Alexis Dupont Interiors
From French hotels to pads on the Peak, Alexis Dupont brings his fresh perspective to some of the world's most standout properties. Get his list of insider recommendations with us.
Three Cocktail Recipes from Hong Kong's Best Bars
We asked three of our favorite boîtes, - The Aubrey, Bar Leone, and Salisterra - to share easy at-home aperitif recipes you can co-opt for your for cocktail party. Cheers!
Welcome to Haw Par Mansion
For our first photo shoot, there was only one place on our list - Haw Par Mansion - one of the few surviving specimens of Chinese Eclectic/Chinese Renaissance style architecture in Hong Kong. Step inside with us.
Five Boutique Hotels in Italy We Love
Italians truly do it better and we are here for it. Get our list of independent accommodations with some serious design creds for your next trip.
Kristina Snaith-Lense of The Upper House
Meet the woman who keeps Hong Kong's best boutique hotel running like clockwork. General Manager Kristina Snaith-Lense gives us a look inside The Upper House.
Caviar Dreams
Perhaps fueled by the 'life is short lessons' of Covid, caviar is coming to the forefront of the dinner party appetizer rotation. Grab a Mother of pearl spoon and dig in with us. 
Three of Hong Kong's Most Sustainable Shops
We are big believers in the circular economy, where the second-life of a product is just the beginning. Find out where we shop for preowned and pre-loved items in Hong Kong.
Tablescaping Tips & Tricks
As you know, here at Permanent Resident we believe that more is more. Let's break down how to layer a tabletop for a high-impact, guest-pleasing visual display.
Cherie Yip of The Spring is Here
We started seeing the floral arrangements of Cherie Yip's studio The Spring is Here around town and we fell for her irreverent, material-based designs which exude both dynamic movement and stillness simultaneously.