8 Taobao Boutiques To Get You Looking Fly AF For Chinese New Year

 

Keep those snarky relatives at bay with these stylish (and affordable) outfits.

1. Slay in this full-lace dress that will take you from visiting the in-laws to drinks with the cuzzies at Zouk after.
1-1Price: RMB 258 = SGD 54

There’s a whole host of equally beautiful dresses from the same shop too like these:
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Shop: 彬彬女装名媛 / Bin Bin Nv Zhuang Ming Yuan Guan
Rating: 4 Blue Crowns
Quality: 4.8
Service: 4.8
Delivery: 4.8

2. Or sport a more traditional look with this comfy loose-fitting qipao.
Price: RMB 299 = SGD 63
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Shop: 新衣记旗舰店 / Xin Yi Ji Qi Jian Dian
Rating: Under Tmall
Quality: 4.8
Service: 4.8
Delivery: 4.9

3. Pair your favourite skirt with a cute brightly coloured top and you’re ready to make a killing in the angpao department!
Price (top only): RMB 79 = SG 17
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Shop: 民族风米兰站 / Min Zu Feng Mi Lan Zhan
Rating: 2 Blue Crowns, Gold Medal Seller
Quality: 4.8
Service: 4.8
Delivery: 4.8

4. Or if you’ve always dreamt of stepping out in a classic qipao (with spring flower prints no less!), try these elegant pieces on for size. Priced at about $100 a piece, they’re practically a steal compared to the $250 to $300 you’d normally expect to fork out in Singapore. Did we mention that they’re customizable too?
Price (ready-made): RMB 499 = SGD 104
Price (customized): RMB 599 = SGD 125
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Shop: 美人计高级定制女装 / Mei Ren Ji Gao Ji Ding Zhi Nv Zhuang
Rating: 1 Blue Crown
Quality: 4.8
Service: 4.9
Delivery: 4.9

5. Or try a peek-a-boo chiffon top with *just* the right amount of details. This top could easily become a wardrobe staple, post-CNY.
Price: RMB 199 = SGD 41.40
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Shop: 新衣记旗舰店 / Xin Yi Ji Qi Jian Dian
Rating: Under Tmall
Quality: 4.8
Service: 4.8
Delivery: 4.9

6. Lads, show-off the results of your new year fitness regime with this open collar shirt in a very discreet shade of red that will get the girls swooning.
Price: RMB 198 = SGD 42
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Shop: 旗舰店 / Yi Shu Qi Jian Dian
Rating: Under Tmall
Quality: 4.8
Service: 4.8
Delivery: 4.8

7. Hide the inevitable bulge from 3-straight days of non-stop feasting with these drop-crotch harem pants.
Price: RMB 159 = SGD 33
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Shop: 胖胖星球熊霸大码男装 / Pang Pang Xing Qiu Xiong Ba Da Ma Nan Zhuang
Rating: 5 Blue Diamonds
Rating: Gold Medal Seller
Quality: 4.8
Service: 4.8
Delivery: 4.8

8. Or if you were never about being subtle anyway, wear it loud and proud with this embroidered swag.
Price: RMB 89 = SGD 18.50
7-27-1Shop: 玄帛原创中国风复古 / Xuan Bo Yuan Chuang Zhong Guo Feng Fu Gu
Rating: 2 Blue Crowns
Quality: 4.7
Service: 4.8
Delivery: 4.8

9. Dress up your little one like the prince/ princess they really are in these adorable outfits.
Price: RMB 79 = SGD 16.50
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Shop: 唐韵儿童唐装 / Tang Yun Er Tong Tang Zhuang
Rating: 5 Blue Diamonds, Gold Medal Seller
Quality: 4.7
Service: 4.8
Delivery: 4.8

10. Turn junior into an angpow magnet with this traditional Chinese toddler’s outfit.
Price: RMB 98 = SGD 20.50
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Shop: 虎头娃娃旗舰店 / Hu Tou Wa Wa Qi Jian Dian
Rating: Under Tmall
Quality: 4.8
Service: 4.8
Delivery: 4.8

11. There’re very dapper options for the boys too like this linen dropped-sleeve top.
Price: RMB 68 = SGD 15
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Shop: 龙果独家定制 / Long Guo Du Jia Ding Zhi
Rating: 2 Blue Crowns
Quality: 4.8
Service: 4.8
Delivery: 4.8

12. The girls have plenty of choices to get all dolled up too.
Price: RMB 139 = SGD 29

 

Some dresses even come in adult sizes so mum can do a little twinning with junior 🙂
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Shop: 布布发现童装 / Bu Bu Fa Xian Tong Zhuang Qi Jian Dian
Rating: Under Tmall
Quality: 4.9
Service: 4.8
Delivery: 4.8

Gong Xi Fa Cai from the Taobao Hack’s team!

P.S. Share your Chinese New Year outfits with us on Facebook and Instagram (#TaobaoHacks).

Author: Taobao Hacks

The ultimate guide to shopping at Tao Bao! Not everything on Tao Bao has look like it was made in a sweat shop in China. We curate the best of Tao Bao - from fashionable threads that wouldn't look out of place on the streets of Paris and Milan, furniture that looks like it came out of a Kinfolk magazine, tech products that will please even the geekiest techhead and anything else that you could possibly dream of buying. But prettier.

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