Learning culture is a very important part of Mandarin Chinese learning China has a rich historical history, with each new Imperial era a new fashion trend building up on the existent was founded.
Arising under the Manchu rule during the Qing dynasty it was quite common for men to wear a Changshan (长衫). The Changshan is a type of long jacket or robe. Although popularity for this fashion dropped during the cultural revolution, even now you can still find some men wearing it as part of their daily wardrobe.
Your clothes could show your status, but to make it simpler if we think about traditional clothes, we can split it into two categories, men’s and women’s fashion.
China has many minorities, each of them have their own rich fashion, unfortunately we don’t have time to mention them all, but bellow is a picture of traditional Uyghur clothes.
For the most part traditional clothes are now reserved for special occasions, like weddings, meetings, events, etc. But some fashion artists h continue reading →