Day dress (the cheongsam should be worn in the day time)
This cheongsam should be worn in the afternoon and it is called as the formal dress which should worn by the visiting guests who are invited to the party, also known as the afternoon formal dress. It also can also be used in the concert, watching drama, or it can be used in the occasion of tea chart with friends. And if you can do a little modification on the cheongsam, then it can also be used to attend a friend’s wedding ceremony and so on. This day dresses have the characteristics of elegance, composure as well as a sedate style. Then following I want to talk something about day dress with you.
The traditional day dress will choose those fabrics which are not transparent, with no strong light, such like wool, silk, wool, chemical fiber and blended cotton and so on. The suit which can fit the day dress can be called as the afternoon suit coat, and the fabric will be those thicker silks and satin or those fine worsted fabrics as the cloth materials.
The collocation of the day dress should be chosen according to different occasions, and there has a certain way of collocation, such as the man could be dressed in black coats, and those women dress could use some embroidery in the local part, and they can also wear skirt, suits, pants, cheongsams and the elegant two suits and so on.
Those traditional dresses always use the plain color or black color, as the most formal colors. Especially when you have to attend a business negotiation which has high specifications, then this color can make you formal and elegant. And this color could also be used in the formal celebrations such as grand occasions, because the color black can behave the feeling of grave, self-esteem and generous. And if you are invited to attend your friends’ parties, such as the celebration activities, birthday parties, open ceremonies and so on. Then of course, because the atmosphere is warm and cheerful, at this time, the color of the dress should be bright and lively.
Evening dress (the formal cheongsams should be worn in some formal occasions)
Evening dresses also known as the dress should be worn in evening. The evening parties will always be held after 6 pm or 8 pm. And you should wear a formal cheongsam to attend such evening parties, watch the theater, to attend the concerts, and be invited to a large party, or those wedding ceremonies which held in evening, and the evening dress is the highest class, and it is the most unique dress, which can show female charm of the guests.
Evening parties has the purpose of communication, to cater the luxury and warm atmosphere, the evening dresses will always select the material of velvet, damask, crepe, taffeta and organza, silk and such light, elegant, noble and magnificent fabrics.
The Color is the general tendency to the elegant, luxurious color, such as Indian red, wine red, lime green, rose violet, black, white and so on. These colors are the most commonly used colors of the evening dresses. With flashes of gold and silver, the color can be strengthened into the color with aesthetic feelings and become luxurious. Combined with the corresponding patterns and all kinds of pearls, embroideries, setting stones, artificial diamonds and such decorations, the evening dresses can fully reflect the grace and luxury of the guests.
Along with the advance of the science and technology, there have been more fabrics for evening dresses to select from. Or we can say that the fabric of the evening dress has been more widely, such as the cotton, silk, blended yarn, wool, chemical fiber, poly-amide fiber, new chiffon, georgette, folding crepe, stretching fabrics which have good draping properties, in addition to the high purity of worsted fabrics, such as wool, mohair and so on.
Cocktail dress (the cheongsam should be like a half formal dress)
Cocktail party is almost at three o’clock to 6 o’clock in the afternoon, they are informal parties, so you don’t need those too formal dresses to attend such occasions. On the reception, host entertaining the guests with cocktails and other drinks. And there will always be some snacks properly prepared on the table. Cocktail party does not provide a lot of seats, the guest should walk around with glass in hand, eating and talking in a standing posture. So, at that time women dress will be short, in this case, this can be easy for them to walk.
The fabrics of cocktail dresses can be any fabrics in general, as long as it can work out a good performance, which should be delicate and beautiful, and they can also be luxuriant and simple, such as the natural pure silk, satin, taffeta, and various kinds of synthetic fiber, worsted fabrics and so on. At present, some new types of fabrics are widely used in such cocktail dresses.
The wedding dress (cheongsams for brides which should be worn in wedding party)
White color is the most common color of wedding dress form the western culture and women favor. White is the bride’s special color, the inside and outside the body is white dress up as a symbol of pure and holy. And the bride should be the most beautiful woman in the wedding day.
And if you like to choose a cheongsam, then you can choose the color white, which is the most famous color in China, and the red cheongsam is always be used in Chinese wedding ceremonies.
And the fabrics of the wedding dresses could choose more the fabrics which can be exquisite and delicate silk, thin and transparent crepe, silk, lace, polyester, satin which can be used as a support or taffeta, brocade and so on. And the decorations can use embroideries, hollowing out, collage patterns, and mosaic technique to make the wedding dresses have a higher level and make the sculpture better.