Chinese Kwan Kwa Clutch - Phoenix 【裙褂手袋-鳳,牡丹】

A one of a kind handmade clutch purse upcycled from end-of-use Chinese Qun Kwa embroidered with motifs of a Phoenix. The other side features an exquisite gold work embroidery of peony flowers.

STORY

The Kwan Kwa is an auspicious bright red wedding gown elaborately embellished and embroidered with auspicious motifs.  The Peony flower【牡丹】is known as the 'king of the flowers', it is a symbol of royalty and virtue. The embroidery is exquisitely done over a red satin, a symbolic color for strength and good luck.

MATERIALS

Base Fabric: end-of-use Kwan Kwa 
Pattern: Phoenix and Peonies in gold and silver embroidery 
Hardware: 8" metal frame, Swarovski crystal knob closure
Strap: 2 metallic chain straps (15" and 28")
Packaging: cotton linen dust bag and paulownia wooden box

BAG MEASUREMENTS: 9″ x 5″ x 2.5″

**NOTE: due to the vintage condition of the fabric, the peonies side is slightly tarnished due to the age of the fabric.


This is a one of a kind clutch bag and you will receive the exact clutch bag shown in the photos of this listing.

Textile sourced from Hong Kong, clutch bag designed and handmade in Hong Kong. 【裙褂手袋】





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