Bangkok swing dancers release amazing retro video shot in Chinatown (VIDEO)

Well-known dance group Bangkok Swing released a drool-worthy, vintage-style video of dance vignettes shot around Chinatown to promote their upcoming party, Diga Diga Doo: A Roarin’ Night Out. In it, you see a young man tap-dancing in front a closed shop, a woman dancing with a classic barber, a couple cutting a rug in a ...

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Time Capsule Bangkok: Louis Vuitton’s new exhibition features rare items from the archives

Time Capsule Bangkok: Louis Vuitton’s new exhibition features rare items from the archives

| Coconuts Bangkok x Siam Paragon | Unique objects from the House of Louis Vuitton are on display in September.

SPOTTED: Marni latest high-end designer to borrow classic Thai design (PHOTOS)

SPOTTED: Marni latest high-end designer to borrow classic Thai design (PHOTOS)

On my way to buy a sad desk salad today, I noticed a pop-up display of colorful Marni plastic basket bags in a large downtown department store. As I approached, I thought, “Oh...

Japanese store Don Quijote rumored to open in Bangkok

Japanese store Don Quijote rumored to open in Bangkok

Following local whispers that famed Japanese discount chain Don Quijote is planning to open in Bangkok, a new development came yesterday when its famous penguin mascot was spotted...

Beauty pageant-obsessed Thailand gets ready for new Miss Universe (PHOTOS)

Beauty pageant-obsessed Thailand gets ready for new Miss Universe (PHOTOS)

On Saturday, Thailand will host the Miss Universe Thailand beauty pageant, in order to select a new winner to represent their country in the international competition later this...

Sugarcane Farm to Fashion Fame: Raf Simons’ new line eerily similar to Thai farmers

Sugarcane Farm to Fashion Fame: Raf Simons’ new line eerily similar to Thai farmers

“High fashion” goes back to basics at the latest New York Fashion Week. On the runway, former Dior designer Raf Simons showcased his Spring/Summer 2018 menswear collection...

These ‘Unicorn Tears’ makeup brushes from Thai brand are face-meltingly cute

These ‘Unicorn Tears’ makeup brushes from Thai brand are face-meltingly cute

So far this year, we’ve seen pastel unicorn drinks, a unicorn cafe, unicorn brushes—you get the gist. Obviously, the obsession over this pearlescent mythical creature is still...

Sawadee-kitty: Hello Kitty travels Thailand in new stamp collection (PHOTOS)

Sawadee-kitty: Hello Kitty travels Thailand in new stamp collection (PHOTOS)

In a new collectible stamp set, Hello Kitty goes on a Thai-style adventure: riding a Chao Phraya River boat, visiting historic sites in Ayutthaya, and shopping at Damnoen Saduak...

The Great Outdoor Mini Market: hipster weekend shopping in Thonglor

The Great Outdoor Mini Market: hipster weekend shopping in Thonglor

In Thonglor, the Great Outdoor Market and The Commons are hosting an open air mini market this weekend where indie shops like Kamakura, Itti Bitti jewelry, VIVIN, Everything Set...

‘ChangChui’ new creative space opens in Bangkok suburb (PHOTOS)

‘ChangChui’ new creative space opens in Bangkok suburb (PHOTOS)

ChangChui, Bangkok’s newest artsy destination, opened on Saturday and is set to become the hippest new hangout spot. So what is ChangChui? It offers a little bit of everything...


 

Coconuts Bangkok Fashion & shopping

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