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By: chipao
Chinese dress is marked China, in the modern society, Chinese elements are used in many areas in the world. While, what is the Chinese style dress role in the world, does it spread to other countries?
With the development of the times, the world become smaller and smaller. For instance, we can know what happened in other countries in soon from Internet or the news show on TV, something have obvious local features are no longer only belong to their origin area. As we all know, basketball is not the origin sport in American, it was brought from Britain, and nowadays, it become a globe sport game. Chinese style dress is like the basketball, it go into the national steep.
Dressed in Chinese style dress will surprise your friends in the Xmas party. Xmas is not only the western festival now, and Chinese style dress is become popular in the fashion field, one west , one east, they two are the perfect combination.
Hundreds years history of Chinese cheongsam dress, it is the innovation history obtained many things, what is more, it is the concentrate of shanghai culture. With many movies and TV dramas on the air, Chinese cheongsam dress is become popular again.
The origin: dress of Manchurian
Qipao (cheongsam=旗袍), as the literal means, it is the dress of Manchurian. Han nation women began to dress this kind of dress since the Revolution of 1911.
Fusion: developed slowly
With the Manchurian rule went into Beijing, cheongsam dress became the imperial dress, but qipao dress in this period is not the same as the cheongsam in modern sense, they are different from each other in patterns, cutting and decoration. Outside the imperial household, with the fusion of nationalities, the woman dress of Manchurian and Han nation learned from each other, then be similar in pattern and style. During the Qing dynasty, the fusion was proceeded slowly and continuously all the time.
Fresh: Shanghai girl students was the first Han nation woman to dress qipao dress
After Qing dynasty ends, cheongsam become the popular dress of Han nation woman. According to scientific research, there were Han nation woman dressed cheongsam dress in 1913s. The earliest Han nation woman who dresses qipao dress were girl students in Shanghai, they dressed loose blue cheongsam on the street, evoke envy from all the women, and it become the symbol of
civilization and fashion, women from different field jump to follow suit.

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