Why buy expensive/designer clothes?

To me its a total waste of money. There’s only one reason you would ever buy designer clothing and thats to show off that you are ‘better’ or have more money than others i.e as a status indicator. I think it also highlights a big cultural difference Chinese-Canadians like me have with mainland Chinese; how much… Continue reading Why buy expensive/designer clothes?

Can you personally tell the difference between a Korean, Japanese, and Chinese person?

Yes, from makeup and fashion. Japanese Hairstyles makeup and fashion are all extremely varied, basically. I can’t pinpoint one Japanese fashion other than they are fashionable, but there’s different variety. While Japanese girls all wear makeup I cannot pinpoint a specific style since they are all different. In contrast.. Korean Koreans all dress kind of… Continue reading Can you personally tell the difference between a Korean, Japanese, and Chinese person?

Functionality over form for gadgets, Style over brand for clothing

One thing that’s really changed about me from the past is I no longer care about showing off my wealth; that’s something that I’ve criticized Chinese people for a lot and still do. I don’t understand whats the point of showing off your wealth by buying a fancy car or wearing expensive designer clothing. Like… Continue reading Functionality over form for gadgets, Style over brand for clothing