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Double Happiness

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Weddings are filled with tradition, from the gown to the exchange of vows and rings, the reception and banquet.

Offering a red envelope at a Chinese wedding may be customary, but these days some couples are opting for gifts rather than money.

Thursday, 28 June, 2012, 12:00am

Invitations by design

Couples have a blank sheet when it comes to creating wedding invitations. From elaborate boxes sealed with a bow or cut-out invitations in the shape of a bride- and groom-to-be, the options are endless.

16 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Obsession: Shanghai Tang trench

A trench coat is indispensable in a woman's wardrobe, and the one we have our eyes on this season is Shanghai Tang's Ombre Mosaic jacquard coat from its autumn collection. The classic is updated in a palette of black and gold, and features a Luck Mosaic quilt-like pattern that combines lucky symbols including the cloud, double happiness, Chinese knots, the lotus and peony.

18 Aug 2008 - 12:00am

Where Happiness Doubles

Where Happiness Doubles

Central Plaza

Reviewed: Feb 23

It doesn't take much to put Vincent Au-yeung in a good mood - simply show him an item inscribed with the Chinese double happiness symbol.

27 Feb 2007 - 12:00am