Events & Workshops List
Nyonya Kebaya Demo
Friday, November 6, 2020
Come meet Christine Ong, author of the book Nyonya Kebaya – Intricacies of the Peranakan Heritage, every Saturday & Sunday (between 2pm to 6pm) this November at Yue Hwa Chinatown Level 1. Learn more about the history of this beautiful culture and the exquisite traditional attire. Pop in to the store to find out how to select the right combination for your Sarong and Kebaya from Christine. Customer who makes a purchase of the kebaya will be receive guidance on how to wear & accessories the look of a Nyonya.
A 4th generation of Peranakan Nyonya and having worked for more than 25 years in Singapore Airlines, Christine has inherited the art & discipline of wearing the ensemble. She has simplified and modernised 4 ways of wearing the sarongs to better fit and enhance the figures.