His mother said ‘buy property’ but he bought Chinese robes too. Now his Hong Kong flat could be a textile museum

When Chris Hall’s mother said ‘buy property’, he didn’t argue but bought Chinese robes too, and his Hong Kong home houses a world-class collection. He talks about a childhood spent continent-hopping.

​ When Chris Hall’s mother said ‘buy property’, he didn’t argue but bought Chinese robes too, and his Hong Kong home houses a world-class collection. He talks about a childhood spent continent-hopping.