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Where to get your Cheongsam for Chinese New Year 2020

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Usher in the Year of The Rat with these chic cheongsams and Chinese New Year outfits to suit every budget.

Price Range: Affordable


Once again, Doublewoot does not disappoint. Their intricate lace cheongsams and printed floral designs are elegant, yet easy on the wallet. With a vast range of casual to formal dresses, you will also find pieces that are versatile enough to be taken from day to night.


Get matching outfits for the entire family with the Spring collection from Pokoks. Even though their website mentions that the largest size is for teenagers, their measurement chart shows that small/medium-sized mums should be able to comfortably fit. Mix and match pieces for a one-of-a-kind CNY outfit!


Shine in Whitesoot’s exclusive gold embossed cheongsam dresses with traditional high neck mandarin collars and flared skirts. Their pieces are made with 100% cotton, making it breathable and machine-washable. Each cheongsam has a matching piece for your mini-me.

Love, Bonito

Welcome the Lunar New Year with vivid hues and fresh prints from Love, Bonito. They also have matching styles for children and dads! Go for a traditional cheongsam cut, or be bold with separates. Expecting mums, you are not forgotten as there are selections that will suit a growing belly, with some being nursing-friendly too.

Florette The Label

Wrap dresses and tops by Florette The Label are perfect for mums on the go. They are made to be wrinkle-free, iron-free and travel-friendly. Their cheongsams are designed with their signature wrap-around sash to accentuate the waist. Each design is made in limited quantities so you don’t have to worry about someone else turning up in the same outfit as you.


Tradition takes a contemporary turn with jumpsuits, rompers, and wrap-dresses. Pomelo has a wide range of prints and colours for you to choose from. Versatile yet affordable, these outfits can take you straight from work to dinner with family and friends.

Price Range: Mid-Range

Nala Designs

Inspired by patterns found in traditional Kampung houses, Nala Designs creates new shapes and stories in the form of fitted and flared cheongsams. Made of 100% cotton satin, these eye-catching outfits are perfect for our hot and humid weather.

Duchess & Co

Ethereal is one way of describing Duchess & Co’s latest Lunar 20 collection. Sweetheart necklines, asymmetrical hems, peplum waists, and flutter sleeves create the perfect ensemble for the New Year.

Price Range: Luxe

Melinda Looi

If you are looking for cheongsams with a twist, look no further! Melinda Looi has perfected her Cruise 2020 collection with beautifully made Ready-To-Wear pieces. Some of her creations are reversible and have detachable pieces, ensuring your outfit will truly be one of a kind.

Innai Red

Innai Red’s Lunar New Year ’20 Collection features the labels signature beadwork, scallop hemlines and feathers. We are in love!

Khoon Hooi

This Lunar New Year, Khoon Hooi returns with his Oriental capsule collection. Outfits feature simple cuts but tailored with luxurious textured brocade and taffeta. Not wanting to shy away from the traditional theme, the collection features classic mandarin collars and knot buttons.

Nadia is a single mom working full-time in the IT industry. She de-stresses by running; half marathons and after her 2 sons, ages 11 and 7. An avid reader, she is always thinking of smart answers to her sons’ philosophical questions.