Thursday, June 5, 2014



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Paris Book Award Honours
Asia’s Queen of Confectionery Bonnae Gokson
Asia’s ‘Queen of Confectionery’ Bonnae Gokson has won a top award in the 2014 Paris Book Festival Awards for her coffee-table tribute to her passion for cakes Butterflies and All Things Sweet.

The founder of glamorous SEVVA and bespoke cake shop Ms B’s CAKERY collected top prize in Photography / Art category of the annual competition honoring the best of international publishing.

‘Butterflies and All Things Sweet’ beautifully illustrates her bespoke cake creations, renowned for their exquisite sugar art & flair with a distinctive sense of style and sophistication.

“We are thrilled and honoured by this top award in the Paris Book Festival Awards! I’m especially proud to be a first time author representing Hong Kong winning such a prestigious international award.” Ms Gokson proudly expressed.
About Butterflies and All Things Sweet

In 2013, Bonnae Goksonlaunched ‘Butterflies and All Things Sweet’, a lavish coffee table book and a visual masterpiece that takes her loyal following on a journey to the roots of her creativity which have enabled her visionary cake creations.
About Bonnae Gokson

Lauded as Asia style icon and tastemaker, Bonnae Gokson lives a privileged life having been immersed in the world of luxury fashion, lifestyle and gracious hospitality from a young age.  Formerly the right-hand woman to her sister Joyce Ma, founder of the renowned JOYCE Boutique Group, Gokson later joined CHANEL Asia Pacific as the Regional Director of Image & Communications where she played a major role in rejuvenating the brand.

Recognised as a ‘Women of our Time’ by the South China Morning Postwhilst also being recognised as one of China’s ‘Top 100 Outstanding Women’ by the China Association of Women Entrepreneurs, Gokson is a successful entrepreneur running her budding empire of ‘style’ ventures including the internationally acclaimed dining and entertaining hotspot S E V V A, the chic C’est La B and the bespoke Ms B’s CAKERY, as well as the exquisite custom-made wedding cakes - Ms B’s WEDDINGS.

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