Mao suit

If you walk down any street in China nowadays, you will be amazed at how fashionable people are becoming. But it is hard to imagine that 30 years ago, what everyone wore was no more than blue, gray and green. In the late 1970s,“fashion”to most Chinese was a taboo since it was linked to a“western … Continue reading Mao suit

Pajamas

The word “pyjama” was incorporated into English from the Hindustani language. The word originally derives from the Persian word پايجامه Payjama meaning “leg garment.” The worldwide use of pyjamas, both the word and the garment, is the result of British presence in South Asia in the 18th and 19th centuries. According to Yule and Burnell’s … Continue reading Pajamas