When We Talk About Mulan, What Are We Talking About?
Who is Mulan? Do you know what does Mulan really mean? Why do Chinese people love Mulan? Why do Chinese use Mulan for jewellery? The only Chinese Disney Princess - Mulan, is making her return to the big screen. Disney is getting the live-action remake treatment of this story of Mulan, the Chinese legend about a young woman who masquerades as a man to go to war. The animation in 1998 gained worldwide popularity and has made Mulan one of the most popular Disney princesses.
2019-10-18View More
Is Fashion Industry Facing Cultural Differences Challenge?
The cultural differences issue is an often-discussed topic in the fashion industry. Many luxury brands have been criticized either by “understanding other cultures in a shallow way” or by “cultural appropriation”. In 2015 Isabel Marant faced backlash for of plagiarising the traditional costume of a Mexican community, a year later Gucci was criticized for presenting white models in Sikh-style turbans, and in 2018, D&G had to cancel its big show in Shanghai because of “being racist to Chinese” in its advertisement. More interesting, the limited editions launched by western luxury brands for each Chinese New Year, have received many Chinese’s complains about how limited knowledge these brands have about celebration’s symbols and traditions.
2019-07-17View More
New Report: Small Jewelry with Big Ambitious: Light Stone Jewellery, A Promoter of Chinese Culture Jewellery
Light Stone Jewellery team initially started this online jewelry business for a simple reason. People outside China have too limited accesses to beautiful and cool Chinese jewelry! We want to improve that aspect, open a window, change people’s view, and to discover the beauty together with people all around the world!
2019-06-18View More
Three Interesting facts about Chinese Hulu Earrings
The naturalism has been popular in the Chinese jewelry design since the ancient time. This is closely linked to Chinese culture of respecting nature and even imitating nature elements. Hulu is one of the most popular images in Chinese jewelry, especially in earrings of Song (960-1297) and Ming(1368-1664) Dynasty. We would like to share three interesting facts about Hulu earrings with you today.
2019-04-03View More
Pingyao Vanished Lacquer Ware Art – Only Hands Make It Shines
Pingyao is one of the most famous ancient towns in China. Despite its fame in Chinese economic history and for its well-preserved Ming and Qing urban planning and architecture, the city Pingyao is also well known for lacquerware, which is also a traditional technique for jewelry making.
2019-03-21View More
Guizhou Miao Silver Art – A Dying Culture Heritage of China
Discover the story and culture behind Chinese Miao silver jewelry art and find the Miao silver jewelry set for yourself.
2019-03-14View More
Beijing/Silver Enamel: The Breathtaking Burning Blue Technique of Chinese Jewelry
To learn more about a particular cloisonné/enamel technique specially applied to Chinese jewelry called Beijing enamel or silver enamel.
2019-03-11View More
The Most Luxury Chinese Traditional Jewelry Technique- Filigree Inlaying
Among all the Chinese traditional techniques of making jewelry, filigree inlaying is definitely the most eyes catching one, because of the extraordinary skills and pure elegance reflected from the thin silver/gold threads.
2019-03-06View More
Naturalism Jewelry at Oscars 2019 and Forbidden City
Naturalist design jewellery has become worldwide very popular since the 19th century. In the 2019 Oscar just finished, we can also see among the most exquisite wore, naturalism jewelry was trendy among stars.
2019-02-28View More
Five Best Ways to Buy High-Quality Chinese Traditional Jewelleries Online
Where can you find buy high-quality Chinese traditional jewelry online, with reasonable price and wherever you located?
2019-02-27View More