The Opposite House Attraction

If Taikoo Li Santilum, the luxury mall hangout and surrounding bar street in central Beijing ranks as the city’s style nerve center, then its boutique hotel Opposite House qualifies as…

Beijing’s Best Stores

A trip through Beijing’s bustling streets will reveal a fascinating meeting of the old and new. Young designers, and one-of-a-kind boutiques that have re-focused on cultivating native talents have found…

The New Beijing Mall Scene: Park View Green

Fangcaodi – In plain English it is called Park View Green but if you want the cab driver to take you, you will need to master its Chinese name Fangcaodi. In…

Interview: FEI Space

Fei Space is a great store that passes for a gallery hidden in plain sight. If you are not specifically looking for it, you will likely miss the sign on…

Interview: S.T.A.R.S. (Si Tou Ai Ran Se)

S.T.A.R.S. (Si Tou Ai Ran Se ) Doujiaolane 23 Dongcheng District www.sitouairanse.com   Hidden behind an imposing red door on a grey hutong just a stone’s throw away from Wuhao,…

Hot Destinations: The China Effect

Mention China in any fashion circle and the desire to expand or do business in the country quickly emerges as the hot topic of conversation. Despite reports of economic slowdown,…

Nels M. N. Frye

Nels is the Co-Founder & Creative Director, D&N Men’s Essentials, Editor-in-Chief of LifeStyle Magazine, Blogger for Stylites.net and Founder of Senli & Frye Tailoring What’s hot right now? Aside from Beijing…

China, the new superpower of fashion?

When Fendi staged its unforgettable runway show at the Great Wall of China in 2007, it marked the beginning of the country’s powerhouse fashion potential. Yesterday at the Beijing Television…

Giada’s Italian Luxury Charms China

With precise silhouettes and a careful mix of wools, silks and new synthetics, Giada is a sophisticated yet disarmingly simple label. Inspired by fine art and classic icons like Audrey…