Sinology Sunday: March 6, 2016

This week, take a look at clothing from the later Eastern Han dynasty from Danshi Xiangsi‘s 但使相思 weibo.  Remember that this general style of dress persisted from the late Eastern Han dynasty through the Three Kingdoms period (Kingdom of Wei) and Jin Dynasty but also seems to have had some influence during the Northern and Southern Dynasties.  This will also help people get an idea of the evolution of Hanfu after Princess Jieyou.

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Sinology Sunday: January 10, 2016

This week, we take a break from all the historical madness and look at some underwater hanfu.  From the weibo of Danshi Xiangsi 但使相思, if I absolutely had to classify the clothes despite not being able to see absolutely clearly the top five seem to be from the Tang dynasty and the rest seem to be from the Song dynasty.  I have to admit they do look like paintings of Chinese goddesses/immortals/apsaras/etc.

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