Those of us living in China might have been spared the tumultuous drama that our US counterparts have experienced in 2017, but like always, the Middle Kingdom has had its own fair share of attention-grabbing headlines. From the boom of shared bikes to a presidential visit from The Donald, our team has put together a list of 2017’s most unforgettable viral stories, recounting major events that defined the worlds of sports, tech, arts, fashion and food. Here’s to another year of eclectic, weird and wonderful life in China, we wouldn’t have it any other way.
For more, follow our full 2017 Year in Review coverage.
Here are some of the more bizarre-looking hats from the Chinese runway in 2017 that no one would ever actually wear.
… because you probably don’t work for FedEx.
… because it looks like a satellite dish.
… because it looks like you’re one of the dwarfs on an off-off Broadway production of Snow White.
… because paper mache items should stay in third grade art class.
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