Can You Dispose or Give Away Items From Your Chinese Wedding? Find Out Here.

After the wedding, you’ll have a lot of materials on your hands, both from your Chinese wedding and your western one. Now, what do you do with your items? Can you give them all away, do you donate instead, or do you dispose of them? For many of the items, any of the mentioned are […]

18 Things You Should NOT Do During Your Chinese Wedding

There are many rules for Chinese weddings, do you know all of them? Because there are many details that go into Chinese weddings, engaging a Chinese wedding master is usually a big help to make sure you do everything right. But being aware of the important details will also do you a lot of good–you […]

Learning More About Traditional Chinese Bridal Cakes at Kee Wah Studio

Early in June, we teamed up with Kee Wah Bakery for a fun-filled afternoon of cake baking and bonding with 14 pairs of soon-to-weds at Kee Wah Studio. We spent the afternoon making traditional Chinese pastries, taking casual couple portraits, and styling flat-lay product photos of the cakes we made with the help of miLa story. […]

Chinese Wedding Traditions: Checklist for Betrothal Ceremony

The Guo Da Li (過大禮)or the traditional betrothal ceremony is an important Chinese wedding custom that happens between fifteen to twenty days, or up to two months before the wedding. During this ceremony, the groom’s family presents the Pin Jin (聘金/ 禮金) and betrothal gifts to the bride’s family as a symbolism of the groom’s sincerity towards […]