A 999-metre long wedding dress was recently exhibited at a shopping mall in Dalian, China…

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The 999m long wedding dress on display [Hat tip to Cri]

The red dress was purely hand made and took three months to be completed, with dozens of decorative phoenix figures knitted using golden yarn and jades.

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The clothing designs of volunteers, staff and technical officials for the Beijing Olympic Games and Paralympic Games were unveiled on Jan 20 by the Beijing Organizing Committee for the Games (BOCOG), as part of China’s celebration of the 200-day countdown to the Games of the XXIX Olympiad. [Beijing2008]

Beijing unveils Olympic and Paralympic uniforms
Beijing unveils Olympic and Paralympic uniforms Beijing unveils Olympic and Paralympic uniforms
BOCOG unveils uniforms for Beijing Olympic Games and Paralympic Games 2008

Uniforms for BOCOG staff are red while those for volunteers are blue and those for technical officials are grey. The uniforms feature “lucky clouds” – the same pattern used in the design of the Olympic torch… a delicate blend of Olympic concepts with Chinese characteristics.

Looks pretty cool to me.

New York based Hong Kong designer Vivienne Tam unveiled a collection of Mickey Mouse themed fashion outfits at Hong Kong Disneyland on Jan 21…

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Models displaying the Mickey themed dresses (Images courtesy of Mainichi)

The fashion show was part of the “Year of the Mouse Celebration”, held by Hong Kong Disneyland to celebrate the upcoming Year of Rat (according to Chinese Lunar Calendar).

A brassiere encrusted with over 2500 diamonds is up for sale at a department store in Suzhou, China, with a price tag of RMB10 million (~ USD1.35 million).

Million dollar diamond bra from Suzhou, China
The million dollar diamond bra (Image courtesy of Xinhuanet)

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