People in Hangzhou, capital of Zhejiang province, flocked to the historic Qinghefang Street on Oct 22 as the much-anticipated Global Qipao Festival officially began.
October 23, 2020
A man running a shop selling qipao, a traditional Chinese one-piece dress, has attracted many customers in Hangzhou, East China's Zhejiang province.
September 15, 2020
Since the Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279) established its capital in Hangzhou, the local silk techniques and products have been recognized as "the best in the world".
August 6, 2020
The sericulture museum on Pingyao Ancient Street embodies the local sericulture history that dates back over 5,000 years.
May 28, 2020
A group of foreign students from the Yenching Academy of Peking University visited the Wensli Group, one of China's largest silk-producing companies in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province,on Jan 10 to see for themselves the delights of Chinese silk.
January 14, 2019
A four-year-long national project has produced a magisterial work that celebrates a great heritage, Mei Jia reports.
September 3, 2018
Rinsing silk wadding originated in Yuhang district, Hangzhou city.
June 14, 2018