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The emergence of style in China

NEW HOME (and last post)

Dear CPHNS Community, I want to start off this final post for CPHNS by thanking you for your patronage and support. I’ve received so many kind comments and helpful suggestions over the past three years (since I first started this … Continue reading

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Off the Grid, Not in Shanghai

I know I’ve been neglecting my blog lately, but I have 3 good reasons why: 1 – I have a new job, and it’s not really in Shanghai… I’m spending a ton of time every day traveling back and forth, … Continue reading

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Freeway Turtles, Beijing

So I haven’t posted in a few days because I had an impromptu trip to Beijing… And as I was already running late to catch my flight, I didn’t schedule any posts while I was away, so I’ll try and … Continue reading

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“Super” Future, South Shanghai

Today I went to the far, far southern edges of Shanghai where cabs are a different color and make and large tech companies have set up huge complexes that manufacture tomorrow’s technologies… But the future of China is not so … Continue reading

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Happy Ba Ba’s Day!!!!!

Happy Father’s Day to all you Dads out there!! (not sure if they are a target demographic of my blog, but there’s got to be a few, right?) Anyway, I’m not sure if this Chinese guy is this adorable little … Continue reading

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Ba Ba’s Suspenders, French Concession

Father’s Day is coming up, and this morning I saw a couple of Chinese men that reminded me of this special day… You see, older Chinese men, similar to my American Grandpa, love suspenders! Obviously Chinese men prefer to pair … Continue reading

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Fish on a Bike, French Concession

I wasn’t quite sure what was on the back of this guy’s bike… …until I got a bit closer… …and discovered that it was stacked with aquariums full of fish!! I’d seen these biking fish vendors before, but I never … Continue reading

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Nan de Nu de?, Xin Tian Di

“Nan de Nu de” 男的女的 is something I hear all the time… Chinese people are trying to figure out if I’m a boy or girl, and I try and take it as a compliment although sometimes it can be a … Continue reading

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That Hair, Xin Tian Di

I’ve posted a lot about Chinese hair styles before, but this one may take the cake: I love the bright, unique orange/salmon tint he’s got going on up top, and it matches his shoes quite well… His look as a … Continue reading

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Colorful Disco Twinkle, The Bund

I got back from my Guangzhou/Shenzhen/Hong Kong trip just in time for the Dior Homme afterparty on the Bund last night… I was so exhausted I wasn’t sure I was going to make it, but after reviewing my pictures from … Continue reading

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