Chinese New Year Outfits for Different Styles
It is the time of the year. Our mums are nagging at us to declutter our rooms and red Chinese New Year decorations are going up on the walls at home. While decluttering is extremely therapeutic, it ialso feels good to fill up your wardrobe with new clothes to welcome the Lunar New Year. With many launches from your favorite shops, you might be at a loss on what to get for your yearly visitings. We understand that some of you may have different styles. Here are some outfit ideas based on your style!
Traditional: Faye Lace Collar Mandarin Top + Rae Lace Skirt - TheDressAlley $49
It is always nice to go back to our traditions every Lunar New Year. However, instead of a traditional cheongsam, this is a top and skirt set. The best part of it being a 2 piece set is that you can pair it with whichever top or bottom you like. It is made out of a soft lace material. You would not have to worry about the itchy lace pricking you as you go visit your relatives. This also comes in a dusty blue color for the girls who prefer something less girly. The best part of this set is that the mandarin collars are detachable. Hence, if you want to wear this even after the festivities, you can do so too. This is definitely something your older relatives would approve of and it would not set any tongues wagging about your outfit.
2. Girl Next Door: Kimora Floral Skater Dress - 6Style $35.90
Chinese New Year is usually celebrated with lots of flower decorations. Well, it is believed to bring fortune. Therefore, what’s better than a dress decked with mini floral prints? Kimora floral skater dress comes with ruched bust detailing. Ruched detailing is amazing as they accentuate your bust nicely. The best thing about this dress is that it comes with pockets! Pockets in dresses are a gem because there are not many dresses in the market where they have the added pocket detail. This dress screams girl next door because of how girly it is. It would definitely be parents approved.
3. Feminine Chic Cotton Ruched Top + Cotton Midi Skirt (Cobalt Blue) - DanityRoses $74.80
Red has always been the go-to color for Chinese New Year. Let’s switch things up slightly this year. One of the lucky colors to wear this year is blue. This cotton 2 piece set can be something you opt for for your Chinese New Year visiting this year. It comes in a beautiful cobalt blue, something different from your usual navy blue. The set is made out of cotton, so it makes it perfect when it gets humid as you are travelling from houses to houses. The top comes with ruched detailing which is an amazing detail as it elevates the whole look. 2 piece sets are amazing as you can pair it however you like with other pieces and it creates a whole new look. This set exudes femininity with the midi skirt. It is a chic look that will earn you praises from your relatives.
Chinese New Year is all about out with the old and in with the new. It is time to breathe life into your wardrobe with these great additions to your wardrobe. Play around with different styles and who knows, you might find something that you really like? Dress up, turn up!