Beach Essentials in China

Summer is coming and it is time to think about the right beachwear. This year the New York Times has been inspired by the Chinese fashion world. There is a trend towards wearing a mask. »With the pursuit of that age-old aesthetic ideal at odds with the fast-growing interest in beachgoing and other outdoor activities, Chinese women have come up with a variety of ways to reconcile the two.« the writer lets us know.

Sim Chi Yin for The New York Times

Sim Chi Yin for The New York Times

Aly Song/Reuters

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fashion dolls

Sander Reijgers makes fashion of inflatable sex dolls. It seems as if the material is waterproof and ideal especially for bad weather. Available at selected stores or may not.