Shanghai shopping

Wonderful, weird and wacky Christmas trees in China

Wonderful, weird and wacky Christmas trees in China

From Swarovski crystal to brand-new bikes, Chinese shopping malls spare no efforts when it comes to decorating Christmas trees
Bargain hunting in Hongkou

Bargain hunting in Hongkou

Scoping out the goods and shopping with a clean conscience at the Hongkou flea market
Old Shanghai bicycle and sneaker brands back in the spotlight

Old Shanghai bicycle and sneaker brands back in the spotlight

Some of Shanghai's traditional brands hit the headlines as Forever announces its new Forever C bike model and Culture Matters heads for an international fashion week
Shanghai's reigning designer royalty meet the young upstarts

Shanghai's reigning designer royalty meet the young upstarts

Fashion is fickle, but we're taking a chance on a few up-and-coming designers who could usurp some of Shanghai's biggest names in a kind of mix-and-match pair-off
Shanghai's Jing’an Villa: The ultimate shopping guide

Shanghai's Jing’an Villa: The ultimate shopping guide

Given up on the crowded streets of Tianzifang and looking for something new? We show you the 10 best stores in the Jing’an Villa shopping paradise
Best markets in Shanghai

Best markets in Shanghai

Seven hot spots where Shanghainese go for serious shopping
Best souvenirs to buy at Shanghai Pudong Airport

Best souvenirs to buy at Shanghai Pudong Airport

Last-minute gift ideas for travelers flying out from Shanghai
Best qipao tailors in Shanghai

Best qipao tailors in Shanghai

8 hot spots for fashionistas to get their essential Shanghai souvenir
Cheers In: the beer shop that's battling Shanghai's bars

Cheers In: the beer shop that's battling Shanghai's bars

Beer lovers pour into French-run shop in search of greater variety and cheaper prices
Seriously cool Shanghai T-shirts for this summer

Seriously cool Shanghai T-shirts for this summer

Figure-hugging, eye-catching, butt-kicking: Here are the season's top 10 designer T-shirts
7 best eco-friendly fashion brands in Shanghai

7 best eco-friendly fashion brands in Shanghai

From raw silk womenswear to organic children's wear, these are the brands leading Shanghai's environmental shopping trend
Asia’s largest IKEA to open in Shanghai

Asia’s largest IKEA to open in Shanghai

Shanghai’s second IKEA is the size of six football fields and is the second largest IKEA in the world
Cash not trash: How to get rid of old clothes in Shanghai

Cash not trash: How to get rid of old clothes in Shanghai

Online sales, consignment shops and charity donations are great ways to get the best value from your old clothes, and save on closet space
Is Jing'an Villa the new Tianzifang?

Is Jing'an Villa the new Tianzifang?

With Tianzifang discovered by tourists, Jing’an Villa is unexpectedly becoming the new 'secret' corner of the city
Shanghai fabric market challenge: Achieving “The Look” for less

Shanghai fabric market challenge: Achieving “The Look” for less

Gents’ guide to getting that “rich and relaxed” look in Shanghai when you’re neither
10 fabulous homeware stores in the French Concession

10 fabulous homeware stores in the French Concession

A walk through Shanghai’s favorite concession turns up some old favorites and unexpected finds
Hot fashion: Shanghai's disturbing winter warmers

Hot fashion: Shanghai's disturbing winter warmers

As cold weather nears, a whole new range of winter clothing hits the city's shelves that's rather unique