Mega sales, year-end sales, clearance sales.
Ahh, the never-ending cycle of a fellow shopaholic. No matter the time or month, there always seem to be a reason for you to whip that purse out and start splurging. Be it a mere 10% off promotion at La Senza or end season sale for TOPSHOP, you’re sure to be the first to catch a whiff of just about any shopping deals.
However irresistible that fantasy may seem, all good times do come to an end. And your woes start from ballooning credit card bills to depressing lunch breaks (think tuna sandwich, minus the tuna) just so you’ll be able to spare a few bucks for your shopping escapades.
And with Chinese New Year peeking just around the corner (less than 3 weeks left!), you’re more than desperate in searching for budget-friendly wardrobe options that doesn’t make you look like a frumpy aunt.
Well, we at Sevenpie are here to save the day! Armed with a tight budget of RM150, we scoured the high seas of online shopping and bring to you our five favourite picks of CNY cheongsams for you to dress and impress. Scroll down to find out more!
1. Dolixing by Doublewoot
Blending modern femininity with a tinge of traditional values, this Doublewoot number simply commands for attention at first sight! The solid hue makes for an excellent backdrop to focus on the delicate lace overlay with a modest short sleeve silhouette. Delightfully sultry yet elegant, this RM105 piece will surely prove itself to be a worthy investment.
2. Talle Cheongsam Dress by KEI MAG
Bringing a contemporary take onto the classic cheongsam design, this KEI MAG version flaunts a flirtatiously flared skirting with a generous splash of ethereal florals. Cut and fitted with a high neckline, transform yourself into a natural standout with this breathtaking number at a reasonable price of RM89!
Also talk about auspicious price tags ehem. 😉
3. Porcelain Cloisonne Cheongsam Dress by Whitesoot
Cheongsam meets whimsical with this stunning Whitesoot dress, made even more adorable with a pleated skirt and printed upper bodice. Along with a super affordable price tag of RM85.50, there’s absolutely no reason not to dress up for the festive season.
4. Oriental Crochet Maxi Dress by Curves
If “Jane Bond” is Chinese, this would be her go-to killer outfit. Curves isn’t afraid of embracing a bold attitude towards traditional pieces whilst retaining a sense of allure – the demure lace overlay is further complemented with a slash of daring slit that runs daringly along the thigh for a peek of drama. With a competitive pricing of RM109, the intricate craftsmanship is sure to prove its worth.
5. Kadence Cheongsam by Kiss & Tell
Celebrating a delicate infusion of East meets West, Kiss & Tell portrays a sense of modernity through the shift cutting and stunning lace inserts. Rest assured the signature high neckline and solid hues promote for a classic appeal, all within an affordable pricing of RM109.