Posts tagged Beijing
Beijing Photo Diary

It was emotionally overwhelming to return to Beijing, a city I’d once called called home for four years. Neighborhoods had been transformed by the emergence of new skyscrapers. Old favorite haunts had either gotten major facelifts or gone out of business. Knock-off markets had all been shut down by the local government, and the ban against smoking doors was now actually enforced.

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Triple-Major Shanghai

The multi-brand "concept shop" with humble roots in Beijing's Baochao Hutong has since spread its avant-garde garb to Hong Kong and Shanghai – a move that's been well-received, as it turns out. According to Triple-Major's Instagram, the Shanghai branch recently expanded from the ground floor to occupy all four floors of the building. Now, at 300 square meters, the space can accommodate more labels, as well as areas for homewares, exhibitions, an "eye-candy" vending machine and a minibar.

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Where to Shop in Beijing

Gone are the days when Beijing shopping meant traditional qipao garb and Louis Vuitton knockoffs. China's capital is now home to some of the most in-demand shops in the world, from European fast-fashion behemoths to Japanese couture houses. But the real draw is the sudden emergence of homegrown talents, whose designs reflect a burgeoning aesthetic unique to China.

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China Fashion Graduate Week 2013

Hot off the heels of China Fashion Week 2013, China Graduate Fashion Week 2013 – co-sponsored by many of the same organizing committees, including the China Fashion Association – launched a five-day series of runway shows, seminars and exhibitions in Beijing showcasing the most promising student talent from across China.

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