Sinology Sunday: August 2, 2015

This week, we look at more Song dynasty-inspired clothing from Traditional Clothing Studio 傳統服飾工作室.  More pictures below the cut.

The following are some links that may help you get some background information.  Please let us know in the comment section if there are any other sites you may be able to recommend for more pictures.

Chinese History Timeline

General Chinese Clothing Timeline

Hanfu: General Information, Hanfu List

Make-up: Lips, Eyebrows


2 thoughts on “Sinology Sunday: August 2, 2015

  1. Thank you for the Sinology Sunday series. I enjoy the posts. I wonder though about the long, pleated skirts. Did they already have technology to make crisply pleated clothing back then?

    • Not actually sure about this one… but since this group of hanfu makers seems to adhere pretty closely to history, I would have to guess yes…? I mean I think there are similar pleated skirts that come up in the Ming and Qing dynasties afterwards so possibly…

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