Posts tagged COS
Work It Berk Feature

Had so much fun shooting with Brittany, the talented gal behind the Work It Berk street style blog. I’m constantly self-conscious about how unphotogenic I am (please do not try to convince me otherwise – I’m not saying this to fish for compliments but really rather to express a simple fact I’ve long ago come to terms with), but at least in these photos I come across as happy-go-lucky, and not as uncomfortable in front of the lens as I ordinarily am.

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Simple Things

Never underestimate the importance of basics: the perfect white tee (this one's from Everlane), the perfect loose cardigan (from COS), the perfect skinny jeans (from Acne), the perfect black strappy sandals (from Free People). They are so understated, I could mix-and-match these pieces all day long. 

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Shopping in Beijing: CBD’s Best Boutiques

At long last, here is the final list of my “Shopping in Beijing” series. This time, the spotlight is on Beijing’s Commercial Business District, which naturally is awash in luxury brand stores and glittering malls (all the better to serve its high-spending businesspeople clientele).

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Peek at Parkview Green

I remember first taking a tour around Parkview Green in September 2011 (see the article I co-wrote with my colleague Iain Shaw here). Their PR guy had lamented the delayed opening then. Little did we know it would be another year (making it four years in total) before “China’s greenest building” finally soft launched to the public. During that time, several brands that had planned to debut their flagship stores at this eco-friendly retail and commercial space opted for other places, like Swire’s Indigo Mall, instead.

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