10 Fun and Entertaining Chinese Door Games for the Groom and Groomsmen (Part 2)

One of the important and entertaining Chinese wedding tradition is the “door games” activity. This is ritual is a symbol of the groom’s love for the bride, as well as an exhibition of his perseverance to claim her is his wife. The games serve as “tests” that prove the groom is worthy to become the […]

Morning Tea Ceremony Outfit Inspirations For Your Mom

While your bridal look is of utmost importance, so is the next most important woman in your wedding–your mom! So today, we’ve rounded up some beautiful looks your mom can rock for the Tea Ceremony and the other morning pre-wedding activities. Many moms like to wear qun gua as well, but other equally elegant options […]

Important Do’s and Don’ts For Your Chinese Traditional Dress or Qun Gua

Qun Gua has a long history of over 100 years. Its origins can be traced back to the Guangdong area during the Qing dynasty, and through the years, its popularity spread all over mainland China. Today it’s still deemed a very important garment for weddings because of the history and heritage it carries. Naturally, because […]

Beautiful Red Umbrellas to Shelter You On Your Big Day

We could not wait any longer to show you what we have found after much sourcing. Red umbrellas–think traditional, modern, patterned, flowers, prints–all in the color red! A short recap on the significance of red umbrellas, they are used in traditional Chinese weddings to ward off evil spirits when the bride is picked up by […]

Chinese Wedding Traditions: All About Matrimonial Bed Ceremony and Why It’s Important

Hong Kong weddings are deeply rooted in ancient tradition and culture. Even if modern times have altered different aspects of weddings, ancestral customs remain to be important to many families today. One of the important Chinese customs that is still highly valued today is the Matrimonial Bed Ceremony, also known as An Chuang. The An Chuang is a […]