It’s no secret that Chinese New Year is synonymous to the colour red. It is said to be an auspicious colour and can be found everywhere when the festive season comes around. From the red packets we get to the decorative lanterns, we are swarmed with this bright colour that symbolises good fortune.

Since this colour is already found across the whole island, some of us might not be so keen on dressing in it in fear of looking like a walking red packet. Thus, we’ve compiled eight other options that aren’t red, with a mix of ones that you can wear while visiting more modern families and others that are conservative enough for your grandparents’ home.

 

 

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