At the malls, little girls and young women in red 'qipao' or cheongsams
walk by, while 24-hour convenience stores sell pink-colored breads and sweets.
Black, red, and gold dominate this season's collection consisting of dresses, jackets, wraparound tops with kimono sleeves, caftans, slim pants, and reinterpreted and sleeveless cheongsams
with haltered neckline and flared hemline.
With sister Jess and cousin Martine Cajucom, she flaunted cheongsams
and hats being sold in the area.
In the series, sexy elements such as women, cheongsams
, flowers and thighs present a kind of gaudy and erotic beauty.
There were zombie-women wearing cheongsams
with identification cards emblazoned with the Malaysia Airlines logo.
Road's" plot and setting gave HBO plenty of opportunities for shots of cheongsams
and rickshaws and storylines about slippery colonialists, opium dens and gambling addicts.
service people wearing cheongsams
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I'm glad that [a person in attendance] said what he did [a sarcastic remark about celebrating Christmas in his culture with a tree and some presents], otherwise, they might have insisted that we put on some cheongsams
and beat some drums, maybe light some incense.
Inside it, five long-legged but headless and armless female figures clad in traditional Chinese silk cheongsams
sit or lie prostrate.
Pretty Chinese and Thai waitresses robed in traditional Chinese Cheongsams
- Naomi Campbell herself has been photographed wearing one of these elegant, thigh slitting numbers - are all beaming smiles as they lead you to your table and enquire after your day.
Along with the ubiquitous barber shops that turn into nighttime all-body massage parlors, this institution, known as a KTV, is Shanghai's sole novel contribution to the Asian sex trade, though those submissive Suzie Wongs in bright, tight silk cheongsams
are a far cry from the iconic Shanghai butterflies of cinematic and literary legend.
It strains to leap forward to an improbable sci-fi future and then backward to Wong's familiar In the Mood for Love sixties; all cheongsams
, fluttering cigarette smoke and Nat King Cole.