Blog Category - Shopping

DP Small Business? Rent a Booth in the Topwin Center for RMB 200 per day
One of the (many) things we love about Beijing is the number of interesting small and craft businesses operating across town, from homebrewed beer
Twoface: Slick and Vintage Cuts for Men and Women at 3.3
I had a hard time of getting a haircut when I was young.
Spring Tidying and Cleaning Guide: Tips and Tricks to Start Afresh With Beijing's Spring
I don't know about you, but when those temperatures rise, the skies turn blue, and the windows are opened, I can't help but get tidying and cleani
Taobao to Ban Sale of Video Game Imports
China's dismal video gaming culture continues to suffer as a new regulation, set to go into effect this Friday, will restrict the sale of imported
British Home Store Habitat Opens First Beijing Store in Parkview Green
British furniture and home decoration store Habitat has opened its first Beijing location
A Comprehensive List of Beijing Supermarkets and Food Markets
Beijing has supermarkets galore! But where to go and how to find them?
Online Shopping Just Got Less Fun: New Rules Ban Booze and Cigarette Home Deliveries
No matter what kind of complaints you may have, one great advantage to living in China has always been a cheap and convenient courier...
DP Vendors: Alien Street Market to Close by End of February and Undergo Yashow-esque Facelift
Hou had not only resorted to selling the luggage at her stall at half price – she'll also soon have to pack up some bags of her own and move on.
Beijing Marks & Spencer Bites Dust March 19; 40% Off Purchases Over RMB 1200
Marks & Spencers' lone Beijing outpost calls it quits on March 19, and what stock is left is being marked down (at least on the clothing side)
Outstanding Premium Tattoo Studio, Imprint Tattoo in Sanlitun
In bustling Sanlitun, Imprint Tattoo’s brightly lit, modern interior doesn’t ex
Construction Done, But Nanluogu Xiang Is Same Old, Same Old
The Great Nanluogu Xiang Facelift is over and the result is a resounding "meh."
R2 Mexican Horchata in Beijing
A while ago I shared my recipe for Chai tea
Forever 21 Opens Third Beijing Store at Chaoyang U-Town
Earlier this month, Forever 21 opened their third Beijing store at Chaoyang’s U-Tow