I’m not a plastic bag – Anya Hindmarch Hong Kong

Thousand people were waiting outside Anya Hindmarch at The Lee Gardens Shop, Hong Kong
Thousand people were waiting outside Anya Hindmarch at The Lee Gardens Shop, Causwaybay, Hong Kong.
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Date: 06 July, 2007
Place: Anya Hindmarch , The Lee Gardens Shop, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong
Event: Anya Hindmarch Hong Kong release “I’m not a plastic bag” Asia limited edition
Equipment: Canon 30D, Canon 24-105mm f/4L IS

Thousand people were waiting outside The Lee Gardens (利園) to buy British designer Anya Hindmarch’s bag in Hong Kong. Hundreds of whom had queued overnight. The asia limited edition I’m not a plastic bag sold or HK$120 (US$23). The bag selling only 2,000 in Hong Kong.

Police had to be called in as the crowd demanded to be let in for the Anya Hindmarch I'm not a plastic bag's launch
Police had to be called in as the crowd demanded to be let in for the Anya Hindmarch I’m not a plastic bag’s launch.
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The place looking like a rubbish dump after the crowd discarded plastic water bottles and other refuse
The place looking like a rubbish dump after the crowd discarded plastic water bottles and other refuse.
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I will not leave until I get a response from Anya Hindmarch
“I will not leave until I get a response from Anya Hindmarch”
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'I'll keep on queueing until I get one!'. The crown feel disappointed and angry.
“I’ll keep on queueing until I get one!”. He feel disappointed and angry.
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The police try the claim down the angry crown, but failed.
The police try the claim down the angry crown, but failed.
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The crown did not trust the store's assertion that the bag had sold out, and get inside the Lee Garden.
The crown did not trust the store’s assertion that the bag had sold out, and get inside the Lee Garden.
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TThis is not a plastic bag and sure not made by Anya Hindmarch
This is not a plastic bag and sure not made by Anya Hindmarch
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TPolice were called in to control crowds.
Police were called in to control crowds.
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The shop were also mobbed by people without tickets.
The shop were also mobbed by people without tickets. Hong Kong police were asking people to disperse but many refused to leave, shouting, ‘Open the store!’.
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The Anya Hindmarch shop refused to open the doors, fearing chaos if they let the crowds in.
The Anya Hindmarch shop refused to open the doors, fearing chaos if they let the crowds in.
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Anya Hindmarch Hong Kong
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Those who hope of buying a new
Those who hope of buying a new “I’m not a plastic bag” shopping bag, mostly left disappointed.
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** Special Thanks for Isabella Lo and her mother provide me the information.

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Equipment: Canon 30D, Canon EF 24-105mm f/4 L IS USM, B+W CPL filter

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Equipment: Canon 30D, Canon 24-105mm f/4L IS
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A prominent landmark on Hong Kong Island, it consists of two skyscrapers, the ifc mall, and the 40-storey Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong. Tower 2 is the tallest building in Hong Kong, usurping the place once occupied by Central Plaza. – Quote from wikipedia.