Planet China Vol. 6 Interview (July 2019)

Check out the voracious and “salacious,” artistic borderline hedonistic lineup Planet China has in store for its sixth Volume right here — listing the likes of film fest director Song Wen and controversy-courting cartoonist Badiucao. Plus a word or two with China Fashion and Urban Culture Groupie Elsbeth “Von” Paridon. #tomaetotomahto Line, hook, sinker. Click right here…Read more Planet China Vol. 6 Interview (July 2019)

China Underground Interview (May 2019)

Dominique Musorrafiti of China Underground puts Van Paridon in the hot seat. An excerpt: Before we get to that final bottom line, then, a little faddy party “did you know” fact! The Chinese word for “fashion” (时尚| shíshàng) only came into being after the creatively dire, “deconstructivist” days of the nation’s Cultural Revolution (1966-1976; 文化大革命|wénhuàdàgémìng…Read more China Underground Interview (May 2019)

The Beijinger

November, 2017 -- Kyle Mullin of The Beijinger writes about the latest fad in Chinese smog masks and asks around for some "expert" opinions. Beicology all around. A preview: "The haze has been heavy lately, and we all, of course, know what that means: we should be strapping on air quality masks to ensure our lungs stay…Read more The Beijinger

Belmodo Interview (Nederlands)

Antwerpen, 2017. Na Asian beauty is nu ook Asian fashion aan een serieuze opmars bezig. Elsbeth Van Paridon van Temper Magazine vertelt er ons alles over. De tijd dat made in China nog van een bedenkelijke kwaliteit was, en dat de Aziaten alles klakkeloos van de Europeanen kopieerden, is voorbij. Vandaag schieten jonge, originele labels in Aziatische landen als China en Japan als paddenstoelen…Read more Belmodo Interview (Nederlands)