chinese folk handicrafts
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chinese folk arts
Xiangbao (Sachet) , is a part of Chinese Folk Arts with 2000years of historty.
In the ancient times, people wore them embriodered with many kinds of totems and blessing words during the Dragon Boat Festival (falling on the fifth day of the fifth lunar month) . Due to the special scent of Xiangbao, people hope this can let them avoid the evil and expel the wickedness and bring them wealth and auspicious time forever. Therefore as a gift, Xiangbao was popular between the friends as well as the lovers. In addition, Xiangbao also became the mascot hung in the beds for the emperors and his concubines.