Mao Zedong, Sun Yat-sen, Hu Juntao and President Xi Jinping have all found occasion to don the Zhongshan suit. Photo: SCMP Pictures
Mao Zedong, Sun Yat-sen, Hu Juntao and President Xi Jinping have all found occasion to don the Zhongshan suit. Photo: SCMP Pictures

Make the Zhongshan suit China’s national dress, delegate proposes to advisory body meeting

Suit made famous by the revolutionary Sun Yat-sen and generations of leaders ever since is not ‘just fashion, but matter of national identity’ says CPPCC delegate

Mao Zedong, Sun Yat-sen, Hu Juntao and President Xi Jinping have all found occasion to don the Zhongshan suit. Photo: SCMP Pictures
Mao Zedong, Sun Yat-sen, Hu Juntao and President Xi Jinping have all found occasion to don the Zhongshan suit. Photo: SCMP Pictures
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