This Chinese New Year is all monkey business for brands

This Chinese New Year is all monkey business for brands

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It’s the Year of the Monkey this Chinese New Year, and brands are all monkeying around for the occasion.

From fashion accessories to game consoles, brands are taking the chance to go all out with monkey-themed designs and packaging. And the best bit? You don’t have to be born in the year of the monkey to get in on the fun.

Here are six cute ways to ring in the new Chinese animal zodiac, so go crazy.

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4 modern ways to rock the traditional cheongsam

4 modern ways to rock the traditional cheongsam

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I have a confession to make: I love to wear the cheongsam — a traditional Chinese one-piece dress with a mandarin collar.

Usually figure-hugging, the cheongsam (also known as a qipao) was made popular in 1920s Shanghai by socialites and upperclass women and is often associated with cinematic chinoiserie glamour

Cheongsams are amazing — feminine, yet seductive at the same time. But it’s not easy to pull one off because you might look like you work at a kitschy dim sum restaurant or worse, your grandmother (no offence, grandma!). Read more…

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4 modern ways to rock the traditional cheongsam