Tag Archives: Bund

Post 105: The CLASH

This final post of my 100th Post Countdown of Shanghai’s Top 5 Sartorial Trends will break down what Shanghai’s style is all about, but first I wanted to point out that I’ve made Maleonn‘s beautiful illustration of 20th Century Chinese … Continue reading

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Post 101: Chillin’

“Chillin’” is much more than simply relaxing… In China, this categorical trend refers to the mindset of the Chinese, where people treat public space as if it were private space. This mindset is in turn reflected in a number of … Continue reading

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Hot and Muggy, The Bund

In a surprising spell of “good” weather, the rain has held off for the past three days and it’s immediately become another humid and smoggy summer in Shanghai. But I don’t think I like the trade-off of this “good weather” … Continue reading

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Blogger Spotlight: Accidental Chinese Hipsters & Babies of China

Have you heard about the blogs Accidental Chinese Hipsters or Babies of China? It seems they have only recently started, but they already have some great content. I mean, the names say it all… Who doesn’t love Chinese hipsters (especially … Continue reading

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The Fashion (and Farmer) Line, Shanghai Subway

So Subway Line 10 has previously been dubbed the “Farmer Line” by many Shanghaiers, but I want to coin it as the “Fashion Line” because it goes to Top Chinese Designer Uma Wang‘s Studio, gianormous exhibition and trading space Shanghai … Continue reading

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Karl Lagerfeld Photography Exhibition Opening, Bund

I’m still finishing up moving, but I’ve got internet and my computer all situated finally so I thought I’d post some more pics that don’t really need any explanation. So for your viewing pleasure, here are two young, stylish Chinese … Continue reading

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Old Chinese People Have Style Part II, Shanghai

As the weather dropped drastically from the 70s to the 40s this past week, Old Chinese People have been showing up their younger counterparts with those mad layering skills.

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