Personal Growth

Monocle: Asia Pac Unwrapped #21

September 2015

Anchored by Monocle’s unrivalled team of editors and correspondents, and produced out of our bureaux in Tokyo, Hong Kong and Singapore, Asia Pac Unwrapped is an unmissable weekly briefing from the world’s most dynamic region.

September 21:

It’s been another tumultous week in the Australian capital. We ask comedian Tom Ballard what's going on in the nation's political landscape. Then we’re in Hong Kong, where high class tailoring is no less expected than one might find in the traditional high streets of London. Plus, what's behind Japan's intergalactic obsession with Star Wars?

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Bespoke tailoring is on the rise in developing Asian markets and Saville Row tailors such as Huntsman are capitalising on these opportunities.

Program Content


Australia’s political circus with Tom Ballard in London


Huntsman’s first trunk show in Asia with Kurt Lin in Hong Kong


Japan’s love of Star Wars with Kenji Hall and Fiona Wilson in Tokyo


 Branding Melbourne with Stephen A. Russell


Causindy with Nolan Giles in Singapore


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