Essays Tagged: "Qipao"

Clothing and the Color Red in Chinese Culture

ack or white is a taboo; these colors are symbolic of funerals and sadness. Chinese brides wear red Qipao on their wedding day. Qipao, better known as "Cheongsam" by its Cantonese name, is a body-hugg ... gsam" by its Cantonese name, is a body-hugging one piece long dress with side slits up to the knee. Qipao is famous for accentuating a woman's figure. Qipao features high mandarin collar and is almost ...

(5 pages) 1 0 0.0 Jul/2014

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays