A-you is a local Beijing brand of women¡¯s wear combining traditional formats and styles with fashionable elements. They also offer accessories: silver necklace, shoes, and bags.
The A-you apparel is made in thick flax and cotton. According to customers, the colors will not fade after washing, and the fabric feels comfortable. The shop¡¯s trousers, clothes, skirts, and dresses come in various designs; some feature embroidered patterns such as Chinese dragons, phoenix, and totems. Sleeves are double-stitched.
The shop PA system plays Chinese traditional music which makes for a quiet environment.
The assistants are hospitable, and if asked they will advise you as to how to match your clothes best. Prices for apparel range from RMB 200 to RMB 600. Accessories cost RMB 100-500.
What I appreciated:
Good design, welcoming shop assistants
Quality of clothes, professional service
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