Fun Facts (and Goodies to Buy) about China

China is awesome. That’s why you’re here, right?  We’ve found some Chinese inspied goodies that are not only pretty sweet, but also pay tribute to the rich history and culture.

Tea Egg Seasoning Packet

Tea eggs are a popular snack found throughout China, and variations of it can be found in Taiwan, Indonesia and Malaysia.

Journey To The West Stuffed Toys

In this classic mythological Chinese novel, Sun Wukong, Zhu Bajie and friends go on an epic adventure in search of Buddhist Sutra.

 

White Rabbit Candy

White Rabbit Candy originated at the ABC Candy Factory of Shanghai in 1943 and was inspired by English milk candies.

 

Peking Opera Mask

This revered traditional Chinese opera performance originated in Anhui and Hubei provinces and combines music, vocal performance, mime, dance, and acrobatics.

Round Fan & Stand

Chinese fans date back to over 3,000 years ago and are traditionally decorated with intricate paintings and designs.

Gourd Key Chain

In Chinese culture, the gourd is popularly used as a charm to ward off evil spirits and disease.

Girls Qipao Dress

The classic, stylish qipao (cheongsam) was created in the 1920s in Shanghai and made fashionable by socialites and upper class women.

Ink Wash Painting Style Floor Lamp

Ink wash painting (shui mo hua) is a prestigious Chinese art form that was traditionally practiced by the highly educated. It intends to express the essence and energy of the subject painted.

Unisex Linen Gongfu Wear

Chinese martial arts are composed of several hundred fighting styles developed over the centuries, and focus on controlling and manipulating both internal and external forces of the body.

 

Source: http://www.baopals.com All products can be found here.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s