Category Archives: Shopping

Bright Ideas for Nightlights

Finding your way to the toilet in the middle of the night can be a challenge. The chairs, tables and pets of the day morph into sinister obstacles out to ruin your toes. And even if you find your way there, the strong light...


Get Creative with Your Desktop

Bored with your office desk, or – God forbid – your cubicle? Some interesting tabletop distractions might make your day less dreary. Beijing Today hunted down a few creative items that can bring a spark of fun to your workplace. The designs are interesting...


Get Prepared for Qixi

Time flies, and Chinese Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. The Qixi Festival, which falls on July 7 of the lunar calendar, is known in folklore as the only day China’s original star-crossed lovers Niu Lang and Zhi Nü can allowed to cross...


Bikini Choices for Summer of Sun

Do you envy the actresses who are bold enough to wear sexy swimsuits? Don’t hesitate for find a nice bikini design for yourself. Bikinis area major fashion symbol and one of the most popular clothing designs of the 20th century. Although bikini-like designs can...


Stock up on Summer Essentials

Bust out the parasols because summer is here! While foreigners are often confused by the Chinese aversion to sunlight, it’s really not as mysterious as you might imagine. Asian beauty standards emphasize pale skin, and many people have allergic reactions to extended UV exposure....


Flip-Flop Fashion

Flip-flops are the most popular sandals in summer. The clacking sound they make when walking speaks to anyone seeking a carefree lifestyle. Although podiatrists warn that wearing flip-flops for too long can be hard on the joints, many people believe they can assist in...


Fight Back Against Mosquitoes

It’s only the first week of June, but the capital has already seen several days of temperatures above 40°C. That means summer is here – and so are the mosquitoes! For many people, mosquitoes bring sleepless nights of painful itching and endless swatting. If...


Gifts to Surprise Your Child on Children’s Day

Children’s Day is right around the corner, and that means it’s time to find a new and creative present. For the child who won’t be content with toy cars or dolls, DIY projects are a better alternative to keep them entertained and help them...


Best Clothes for Man’s Best Friend

Stop thinking about yourself when you hit the stores: your pet needs clothes too! Mother Garden is a new store specializing in pet care products. In addition to a wide selection of pet food, the store offers garments in various sizes and patterns. For...


Gear Up for Spring Camping

With temperatures high enough for hiking and low enough to still require a sleeping bag, May could be the most comfortable month for camping in the capital. While choosing an appropriate place, planning a safe route and preparing for the unexpected are all important,...