No cutting corners: The artistry of the ancient qipao tailor

In this second episode of our Uniquely Hong Kong series, a third generation tailor tells us the history of qipao, and why the art of Chinese tailoring has a special place in his heart. At 63, Kan Hong-wing admits he’s one of the youngest – and the last – qipao tailors in Hong Kong. The owner of Mei Wah Fashion, Kan is one of a dwindling number of tailors who specialises in qipao – also known a
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