In honor of Cheongsam, Chinese women now have a dance that goes by the same name.
In the pictures below taken on March 8, 2016 some women presented cheongsam during a cheongsam show in celebration of the International Women’s Day in Liuzhou, south China’s Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region.
With the rise of Chinese economy, Cheongsam gained relevance in the fashion world. Many western designers integrated elements of Cheongsam in their costume designing. French designer Pierre Cardin once admitted that Cheongsam was his inspiration of many evening dress designing.
In more and more films and movies, Cheongsam are also used to make an exotic impression. Like in the 2011 movie One Day, Anne Hathaway wore a set of dark blue Cheongsam as evening dress, which won her an extensive appreciation.
Many western stars such as Elizabeth Taylor, Nicole Kidman, Paris Hilton, Emma Watson, and Celine Dion also made their public appearance in Cheongsam.
Isn’t sexy the word?