The Chinese Wedding Tea Ceremony Guide

The Chinese tea ceremony (敬茶) is a tradition that every Chinese couple must go through when they wed. Find out the significance of this long-standing tradition and what you need…

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…

What You Need To Know About The Chinese Betrothal Ceremony, Guo Da Li

When it comes to planning a wedding, searching for a wedding dress, a dream venue or a wedding photographer isn’t all that difficult for the modern bride, especially when she…

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!…