When select a Chinese qipao, you had better pay attention to the pattern and materials.
Cutting: Qipao itself has strict requirements for female figure. Perfect cheongsam dress will not only meet the cheongsam own characteristics, but the female shape as well. Therefore, perfect qipao must be able to combine with the wisdom of designers in some details, such as adjusting the slits length, varying collar type according to your face, and consider visual effects of color.
Hand embroidery: The value of a cheongsam is often reflected in the hand-embroidered art, which requires not only the professional skills, but more embroidery patterns can be designed according to different needs. However, refined sewing does not mean high-quality. In fact, excellent skill needs the test of time.
Materials: As the softness of the materials directly affects the fitness of cheongsam. Traditional materials, such as brocade, which can slightly hide the weakness of your figure; but most people prefer to soft silk. So materials are also an important factors while choose a qipao dress.
Patterns: Although the current cheongsam gradually shift to the daily clothing, on some important occasions, certain elements still need to be demonstrated. Such as choose peony pattern for wedding qipao; and male consider dragon pattern, female phoenix style.