What the Press says …


We are thrilled and honoured to be have won the following awards:

2014 PARIS BOOK AWARDS FESTIVAL - TOP AWARD - ART & PHOTOGRAPHY COFFEE TABLE BOOKS CATEGORY (FRANCE)

http://parisbookfestival.com/winners2014.html


2014 BENJAMIN FRANKLIN AWARDS - SILVER AWARD - COFFEE TABLE BOOKS CATEGORY (USA)

http://ibpabenjaminfranklinawards.com/2014-ibpa-bfa-winners/#art


2014 SYDNEY DESIGN AWARDS - GRAPHIC DESIGN - PUBLICATION CATEGORY (AUSTRALIA)

http://sydneydesignawards.com.au/syd14/entry_details.asp?ID=13063&Category_ID=6039

USA

O - The Oprah Magazine of Oprah Winfrey, December 2013

“I saw Butterflies and All Things Sweet by Bonnae Gokson, and I’m ready to lick every page. These cakes are lacy, glossy, wild, whimsical, inspiring, spectacular - just pick an objective - works of Art.”


ELLE.com on 23 October 2013

http://www.elle.com/news/culture/bonnae-gokson-interview-butterflies-and-all-things-sweet

“Cake Meets Couture in Bonnae Gokson's New Book, and We're on a Sugar High… From Marie Antoinette to fashion's carb aversion, cake often gets a bad reputation—but one stylish woman is out to change that. Her name is Bonnae Gokson and her Hong Kong restaurants Sevva and C'est La B have served slices of her famous cakes to everyone from Ralph Lauren to Thom Browne and even Gayle King and Suze Orman.”


The New York Times + International Herald Tribune on 13 August 2013

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/08/13/fashion/a-queen-of-cakes-savors-the-moment.html

“A Queen of Cakes Savors the Moment…It could be said that Bonnae Gokson has built her entire career on selling good taste.”


HauteLiving.com on 24 October 2013

http://hauteliving.com/2013/10/bonnae-gokson-celebrates-%E2%80%9Cbutterflies-and-all-things-sweet%E2%80%9D-at-ralph-lauren-madison-avenue/405793/

“The 280-page coffee table book is an indulgence in itself, featuring a myriad of Gokson’s intricate and ornately decorated cakes.”


BLOUIN ARTINFO on 25 October 2013

http://www.blouinartinfo.com/news/story/953134/bonnae-gokson-to-launch-coffee-table-book-on-cakes

“One of our favorite is the image of chiffon cakes with coconut mousse placed next to two lanterns — the inspiration for the globe-shaped dessert.”


WWD on 25 October 2013

http://www.wwd.com/eye/parties/ralph-lauren-toasts-bonnae-gokson-7243275

“The self-described “visual feast” also includes Gokson’s inspiration for each confection, which range from Raf Simons’ Dior debut to Prince William and Kate Middleton’s wedding.”


Australia

VOGUE in October 2013

“Sugar Hit… Every piece of Bonnae Gokson’s cakes is a masterpiece. It’s delicacy made people not want to take a bite on it.”


Singapore

New Straits Times on 30 August 2013

http://www.nst.com.my/life-times/showbiz/food-hk-s-cake-queen-1.345880

“Bonnae Gokson combines colours, shapes and aesthetics to come out with bestselling cakes. In her most recent incarnation, she has become the city’s cake queen.”


Philippines

Inquirer Lifestyle on 22 September 2013

http://lifestyle.inquirer.net/126885/the-sweet-passions-of-asian-icon-bonnae-gokson

“The book has spectacular and original images of Gokson’s cakes and the inspirations behind them, taken from her travels, fashion, style, design, upbringing and family. It is very polished, refined and elegant—just like the author.”


Asia Society, September 2013

http://asiasociety.org/philippines/butterflies-and-all-things-sweet

“Bonnae Gokson is one of Hong Kong's notable style icons, best known for founding the luxury rooftop lounge Sevva and Ms. B’s Cakes. A successful entrepreneur who continues to raise the bar of style and creativity in Asia, she has launched more than 45 high-end stores and boutiques specializing in fashion, home ware, flowers and other lifestyle merchandise.”


Hong Kong

South China Morning Post - Good Eating, September 2013

http://www.scmp.com/magazines/good-eating/article/1298804/news-bites

http://www.scmp.com/magazines/style/article/1317640/just-desserts

“Butterflies and All Things Sweet, which highlights her culinary art and lifestyle talents. Her latest creation is a coffee-table book that's a "visual feast" showcasing the ingredients, ideas and inspirations behind her most beloved pieces of edible art.”


Hong Kong Tatler, September cover story 2013

http://hk.asiatatler.com/culture-lifestyle/society/busy-ms-b

http://hk.asiatatler.com/luxury-news/bonnae-gokson-launches-butterflies-and-all-things-sweet

“Gokson has built a professional life on the foundations of taste and style. Busy Ms. B… The queen of cakes unveils a new coffee table book full of her passions, musings and ingenuity.”


Time Out on 5 June 2013

http://www.timeout.com.hk/restaurants-bars/features/58835/cuisine-by-the-book.html

“Her new book … takes readers on ‘a journey into the world of the imagination of Bonnae Gokson.”


Hong Kong Business on 2 September 2013

http://hongkongbusiness.hk/leisure-entertainment/life-and-style/lifestyle-diva-bonnae-gokson-unveils-her-first-deluxe-coffee-ta

“Ms. Gokson’s Butterflies and All Things Sweet can only be described as a visual masterpiece.”


Hong Kong Economic Times on 24 October 2013

http://www.hket.com/eti/article/a0f11d54-f54c-41ef-845d-e00fcbeeb5af-235354§ionId=001

“工作200%努力, 講求功夫不怕花時間…餅后郭志怡選食材 拒絕平靚正。”


Apple Daily on 2 October 2013

http://hk.apple.nextmedia.com/financeestate/art/20131002/18445984

“郭志怡 - 她的眼光、品味既靠先天栽培又靠後天鍛煉。”


NEXT Magazine on 5 September 2013

http://hk.next.nextmedia.com/article/1226/17043846

“郭志怡 - Butterflies and All Things Sweet… 品味人生”


Travel Media

eTravel Business News on 3 September 2013

http://asia.etbnews.com/154425/introducing-butterflies-things-sweet-bonnae-gokson/

“Taking her loyal following on a journey to the roots of her creativity which have enabled her visionary cake creations, Ms. Gokson has laid bare her passions, musings and ingenuity for all to see.”


Global Travel Media on 3 September 2013

http://www.eglobaltravelmedia.com.au/introducing-butterflies-and-all-things-sweet-by-bonnae-gokson/

“As an entrepreneur and vanguard in her chosen business, Bonnae Gokson is constantly coming up with ideas and concepts to bring new aesthetic experiences to her customers.”


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