Category Archives: Hair

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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Spring Cleaning, Lu Wan District

The sun finally came out today!! And since the sun was out, so was everyone’s laundry: When the weather is nice and the pollution not prohibitively disgusting, the residents of Shanghai hang their laundry on pretty much any pole they … Continue reading

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Gettin’ Your Hair Did (Men’s Version), French Concession and Hong Kong

Last year as Chinese New Year approached, I noticed a lot of Chinese women Gettin’ Their Hair Did. In what ended up being one of CPHNS’s most popular posts last year, I captured some priceless shots of women with large, … Continue reading

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Posted in Androgynous, Best Dressed Generation, Children, Chinese People, Cultural Heritage, Ethnic Minorities, Gen Y, Gen Z, Hair, Historical, Hong Kong, Masculine vs. Feminine, Patriotic, Xu Hui District | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

12 Day Countdown to Christmas, Day 9 – Hair

Hair has always been one of CPHNS’s favorite categories, but the artificial red hair color of these Chinese ladies renders them perfectly appropriate for the holiday season: I also have a few pictures of Chinese people with green hair, which … Continue reading

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The Roller Disco, Putuo

So most Chinese people are not into vintage in the same way their Western counterparts are, but it’s slowly catching on in the Mainland… One reason they may not be that interested in it is because the society itself is … Continue reading

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Posted in Active, Best Dressed Generation, Burberry, Chinese People, Context, Counterfeits, Gen Y, Gucci, Hair, Louis Vuitton, Putuo, Vintage | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Beijing’s Backroads, Somewhere in Beijing

Two weeks ago I went to Beijing to attend Xander Zhou‘s fashion show as well as BNC‘s first anniversary fashion show, but I’ve failed to post about either of them so far because my standards are much higher after working … Continue reading

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Posted in Beijing, Best Dressed Generation, Bikes, Color, Fashion Shows, FW11, Gen Y, Gen Z, Hair, Kids, Socks, SS12, Style | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

The Miao Ethnic Minority, Fuxing Park

I feel like I need a break from posting about Shanghai Fashion Week (yes, there are still a few shows I haven’t posted about yet, I’ll get around to it I promise), but I wanted to post one last update … Continue reading

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Posted in Chen Ping, China Fashion Collective, Chinese Designers, Content, Cultural Heritage, Diversity, Flying Scissors, Franca Sozzani, Fuxing Park, Hair, Jiang Ling, Lina Ma, Mary Ching, Minorities, One by One, Park, Plore, Qiu Hao, Stylish, Vega Wang, Video, Yan Ming, Zhang Da, Zhou Yuan | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Post 104: Bikes

As I mentioned in Post 103: Hats and Hair, people riding bikes almost always have the best hats, as well as other interesting accessories like gloves, sunglasses, Darth Vader masks, and capes(!) in the summer. But sometimes the bike itself … Continue reading

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Post 103: Hair and Hats

I always found street pajamas fascinating, but it took me a while to appreciate Chinese hair and hat culture… But after seeing this particular lady, I really started to notice and appreciate interesting and funny things on peoples’ heads. I … Continue reading

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CPHNS’s 100th Post!! : Shanghai’s Top 5 Sartorial Trends

Happy 4th of July everyone!! And apologies for not posting for over a week, but I’ve been moving and my internet has been down; furthermore, I’ve been delaying this post a bit because it’s chinesepeoplehavenostyle’s 100th post, so it had … Continue reading

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Posted in Bags, Bare Belly, Burberry, Chilling, Chinese People, Conspicuous Consumption, Conspicuous Leisure, Context, Cultural Imperialists, Democratization, Domestic Development, Hair, Hats, Historical, Homogenizing Forms, Imitation, Literal, Literal, Louis Vuitton, Modernity, Pajamas, Peripheral Monogrammed Goods, Primitive Consumption, Rain and Snow, Resourceful, Style, Stylish | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments