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12 Places To Shops For Your Guo Da Li (过大礼) Wedding Needs

Find out where you can get your Guo Da Li items and learn more about this age-old Chinese wedding tradition with our comprehensive guide. With all the available resources around,…

The Essential Chinese Wedding Tea Ceremony Guide

Ace your Chinese wedding tea ceremony with this essential guide on the meaning behind this age-old tradition and what you need to prepare for your tea ceremony. An essential for…

What To Do With These Chinese Wedding Items After Your Guo Da Li

Here are some suggestions on what you can do with some of the items you received during your Guo Da Li ceremony. The Chinese betrothal ceremony, known as the Guo…

5 Essential Need-to-Knows of The An Chuang (安床) Ceremony

Ace your An Chuang ceremony with these essential need-to-knows on the setting up of your matrimonial bed. Wedding traditions are practices that originated from a long time ago and passed…

10 Commonly Practiced Wedding Traditions in Singapore That Are Okay To Break Away From

Experiencing a tough time coping with the many wedding traditions you’re expected to follow? We show you 10 commonly practiced traditions you don’t have to abide by for your once-in-a-lifetime….

How to Ace Your Guo Da Li (过大礼)

Most soon-to-be-wed couples are aware that they have to go through the Chinese betrothal ceremony, Guo Da Li (过大礼), before their wedding day. What they are unaware of is what…

The Beautiful History Behind Chinese Traditional Wedding Pastries, Xi Bing

Chinese traditional pastries meant for weddings, otherwise known 喜饼, are one of the items given to the bride’s family during the Guo Da Li ceremony. While these traditional pastries were…

Wedding Traditions – The Inspired Bride

Wedding traditions from the West often has its roots in Christianity. But with western influences having as strong a foothold in every corner of our society as our own Asian…

Wedding Traditions – The Traditional Bride

In this first part of the guide, we return to our roots and look at five of the most common Chinese wedding traditions that are still practiced today. Weddings are…

Combing the Hair… and Other Chinese Wedding Traditions

Preparing for Chinese wedding traditions can be daunting to many Singapore couples who don’t know the first thing about them. Don’t fret, brush up on your knowledge with our guide!…