Introducing our exclusive collection of custom-designed Chinese wedding dresses, designed by our co-founder, Grace Pei. With over more than 10 years of experience in custom design and haute couture wedding dresses, Grace was trained under the renowned Jinza Jin. From sketch to the final perfect body-measured dress, we bring your vision to life.
Goldwork (Panjin Embroidery) has a rich and vibrant history in Chinese Wedding Ceremony.
Experience the rich heritage of Chinese wedding ceremonies with our Goldwork embroidery. Symbolizing wealth, power, and status, gold embroidery has adorned imperial and ceremonial attire throughout history. Our wedding dresses feature auspicious Chinese symbols, including the dragon and phoenix, representing good luck and a harmonious marriage.
- Wine red Cheongsam (Qipao)
- Handmade Pankou with gold silk filling
- Side slit
- Mandarin collar with gold trim
- Mini cap sleeves
- This piece requires 4-6 months of hand-embroidery
- Crafted from 100% 30mm heavy silk
- 100% 16mm silk lining
- Embroidered with Panjin embroidery, renowned for its artistry
When to wear:
Qipao wedding dresses are a popular choice for Asian American brides, combining Chinese wedding traditions with multicultural influences. Brides often draw inspiration from their mothers or grandmothers' Qipao designs, incorporating modern colors and personalized symbols to reflect their venue and wedding theme.
Dragon, phoenix, and peonies are traditional symbols of good fortune and prosperity. Many modern brides also choose to include personalized embroideries, such as family names or meaningful florals, adding a unique touch to their wedding dress.
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Chinese Textile Art
The history of Panjin Embroidery
Panjin technique involves the use of precious metals, such as gold and silver threads, to create intricate designs on fabric. The embroidery often features auspicious symbols and motifs, representing blessings, prosperity, and cultural heritage. Panjin embroidery has adorned imperial garments, ceremonial attire, and traditional Chinese wedding dresses, showcasing the mastery of Chinese textile arts.