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Trashionistas! 'Plastic Bag Swimsuits' Are All The Rage Amongst Taiwanese Youth

Trashionistas! 'Plastic Bag Swimsuits' Are All The Rage Amongst Taiwanese Youth

Photos of young Taiwan women sporting 'one pieces' made from plastic convenience store bags have gone viral online, prom
Sept. 2, 2015, 4:20 p.m. by Ben Cost
Education & Development: Mind the Gap

Education & Development: Mind the Gap

A growing trend among students around the world is to take a gap year between finishing high school and starting univers
Sept. 2, 2015, 2:11 p.m. by Debbie Cook
Shanghai Flaneur walking workshops

Shanghai Flaneur walking workshops

The innovative team at SHANGHAI FLANEUR have three fantastic walks lined up to explore your city this September.12.09.15
Sept. 2, 2015, 12:22 p.m. by Shanghai Family
Your Guide to JZ Festival 2015

Your Guide to JZ Festival 2015

The 11th Annual JZ Music Festival kicks off in Pudong’s Shanghai Expo Park on October 16. The theme for this year’s bash
Sept. 2, 2015, 11:26 a.m. by Ryan Sims
Shanghai Pollution Hurts Your Skin? Here are 5 Ways to Protect Yourself

Shanghai Pollution Hurts Your Skin? Here are 5 Ways to Protect Yourself

During pollution-filled days, tiny particles penetrate deep under the skin to create inflammation and cellular damage th
Sept. 2, 2015, 9:12 a.m. by
[WATCH] Down and Out in North Jiading

[WATCH] Down and Out in North Jiading

People usually go to Jiading for one of two reasons—the F1 race, or because they have to (they work at a car c
Sept. 1, 2015, 6:08 p.m. by
Home and Style - Light & Charm

Home and Style - Light & Charm

Social media can be a valuable way to identify with people and see a window into their lives, which is how Shanghai Fami
Sept. 1, 2015, 10:57 a.m. by Cidonie Richards
LOOK: 'Head Sprouts' Are Taking Chengdu's Fashion Scene By Storm

LOOK: 'Head Sprouts' Are Taking Chengdu's Fashion Scene By Storm

Chengdu may have just sprouted the oddest fashion trend of the decade: plant-themed hair pins. Though little is known of
Aug. 31, 2015, 4:22 p.m. by lydiawoodward
Several Signs That It's Time To Switch Up Your Workout Routine

Several Signs That It's Time To Switch Up Your Workout Routine

Exercise has many benefits, ranging from the feeling of relaxation and enhancing your mood to weight stabilization and a
Aug. 31, 2015, 1:44 p.m. by Michelle Nocera
Style solutions - Shirt Dress

Style solutions - Shirt Dress

Shirt dresses were originally called “shirtwaist” dresses when they first stepped onto the scene in the 1940s. It wasn’t
Aug. 31, 2015, 1:09 p.m. by Cidonie Richards
Ancient Treasures

Ancient Treasures

How old does a piece have to be to be considered an antique?Pieces produced before 1911 can be considered antiques. Piec
Aug. 31, 2015, 12:15 p.m. by Shanghai Family
Dance Revolution

Dance Revolution

This past spring saw the return of a global power player in the fitness industry. Alberto “Beto” Perez – creator of the
Aug. 28, 2015, 12:55 p.m. by Darcie Hunter
Forum Thread Of The Week: How To Hook Up Your Apple TV In Shanghai

Forum Thread Of The Week: How To Hook Up Your Apple TV In Shanghai

Having problems hooking up your Apple TV in Shanghai? Here's how to circumvent them.Seulement:"Mine works no proble
Aug. 28, 2015, 11:21 a.m. by Ben Cost
A Cut Above

A Cut Above

Harsh temperatures, water and air quality and other environmental factors can wreak havoc on your body. Short term, this
Aug. 28, 2015, 10:28 a.m. by Alex Sheffield
Italy's Wild Island

Italy's Wild Island

Sardinia – just south of Corsica, north of Sicily and an hour’s flight from Rome – is Italy’s wild island. Granite massi
Aug. 27, 2015, 12:02 p.m. by Abigail Wright
LOOK: Hundreds Of Chicks Flee Overturned Truck in Shandong, Get Looted By Locals

LOOK: Hundreds Of Chicks Flee Overturned Truck in Shandong, Get Looted By Locals

A truck overturned on a Shandong highway, causing hundreds of baby chicks to spill out all over the road. Unfortunately,
Aug. 27, 2015, 11:48 a.m. by Ben Cost
Dad Chat - August

Dad Chat - August

Name: Vikram Gill Job: DELL Inc. General Manager, Client Solutions (CSG) for Japan & Director, APJ CS
Aug. 27, 2015, 11:47 a.m. by Shanghai Family
Four Activities You Never Knew Existed In Shanghai

Four Activities You Never Knew Existed In Shanghai

Is soccer not giving you the same rush of energy anymore? Does ping pong feel as monotonous as computer pong? You’ve hit
Aug. 26, 2015, 2:14 p.m. by Ben Cost
Don't miss the Back-to-School Market

Don't miss the Back-to-School Market

The Back-to-School Market at Shanghai Center is your one-stop-shop now that the kids are back at school. Over 80 vendors
Aug. 26, 2015, 1:54 p.m. by Shanghai Family
Tales of Design

Tales of Design

Chloe Chen (CHLOECHEN) Designer Chloe Chen is a woman who turns heads when she walks into a room. Sophisticated and
Aug. 26, 2015, 11:06 a.m. by Cidonie Richards