Red and Gold: Chinese New Year Looks for Every Occassion

by Megan Bang , January 17, 2020
Courtesy of Vogue

Chinese New Year is a beautiful time of year for spending time with family, friends and plenty of delicious meals. No matter how you are celebrating this year, here are some HULA picked outfits to ring in The Year of the Rat:


Casual Lunch

1. Réalisation 2. Anna-Karin Karlsson 3. Céline 4. Louis Vuitton 5. Fendi

If you are spending some of CNY with your friends, keep it casual. This feminine mini wrap dress with some red Céline flats to keep you comfortable all day long. The playful Fendi bag keeps the outfit fun and festive.


Romantic Date

1. Gucci 2. DELPOZO 3. Chanel 4. Ralph Lauren 5. Cartier 6. Gianvito Rossi

Got a romantic date for CNY? This balanced outfit ties in romantic details like sexy lace shoes, an off-the-shoulder top and a full skirt. The feminine Cartier watch and quilted red bag add more luxe elements to the romantic look.


Traditional Gold

1. Shanghai Tang 2. Hermès 3. Valentino 4. Kenzo 5. Van Cleef Arpels 6. Sophia Webster

If you want to go the traditional route this CNY, you can’t go wrong with Hong Kong favourite, Shanghai Tang. Elegant gold accessories keep this outfit looking classic and ideal for any CNY events.


Playful in Red

1. Diane Von Furstenberg 2. Fendi 3. Prada 4. Gucci 5. Chloé

This outfit has a more modern take on a CNY aesthetic. The look is modest but playful and full of personality. Add a funky Fendi bag charm to keep the outfit from seeming too serious. We are celebrating after all!


Family Dinner

1. Shanghai Tang 2. Lanvin 3. Christian Dior 4. Marni 5. Gucci 6. Sophia Webster

This is a chic, simple and refined look for family events or business events. The classic red Lanvin dress accentuates the waist while staying not overly sexy. The Shanghai Tang trench gives off a traditional Chinese aesthetic while balancing with more modern accessories.