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Postby Petrichor » 24 Apr 2012, 06:29

Any idea where to get children's face paints or something equivalent in Taipei? We're in Wanlong but I don't mind travelling.
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Re: Face paints

Postby tango42 » 24 Apr 2012, 10:43

The company "AsiaColors" at www.asiacolors.com or www.asiacolors.com.tw has face paints, body paints, makeup, accessories, classes, etc. and can also provide face painting and body painting services for special events anywhere in Taiwan and also in other countries around Asia or beyond. All materials are North American and European international body certified safe.
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Re: Face paints

Postby Petrichor » 25 Apr 2012, 04:42

Thanks Tango, but I need them for Saturday. Do you know if they have a shop to visit? I can't see anything on the website.
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Re: Face paints

Postby asiababy » 25 Apr 2012, 07:40

Have you tried the local stationery store? I know there are some at the one in Muzha on Jungshun Street, if you can't find anywhere closer. I also saw a few nice ones at the Eslite in Neihu. You could try the children's Eslite in Gongguan, maybe give them a call?
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Re: Face paints

Postby tango42 » 25 Apr 2012, 14:21

Petrichor wrote:Thanks Tango, but I need them for Saturday. Do you know if they have a shop to visit? I can't see anything on the website.


I don't' think they have a shop but provide the supplies to other shops who stock on the shelves and sell.
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Re: Face paints

Postby Petrichor » 25 Apr 2012, 18:47

Thanks asiababy and tango. I tried my local stationery shop but no joy. I'll try a few different places tomorrow. If all fails I'll go to the Eslite near 101. Does anyone know the Chinese for face paints? (In pinyin, please!)
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Re: Face paints

Postby Icon » 26 Apr 2012, 13:22

Petrichor wrote:Thanks asiababy and tango. I tried my local stationery shop but no joy. I'll try a few different places tomorrow. If all fails I'll go to the Eslite near 101. Does anyone know the Chinese for face paints? (In pinyin, please!)


Toys r Us has them. On Linsen Road, next to the Xinxin Theater. In English, though. :D
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Re: Face paints

Postby Petrichor » 26 Apr 2012, 15:07

Thanks Icon. I prefer the ones in English. :D
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