Shanghai Shanghai is an ode to old Shanghai and new Shanghai. The paper features the iconic Shanghai skyline of the Pearl Tower, Jinmao Tower, Shanghai World Financial Tower and the Shanghai Tower with the reverse featuring old Shanghai and its heritage structures from The Bund and the former French Concession. Each sheet measures 600mm x 870mm or 23.6in x 34.2in. Paper measures 600 x 870mm or 23.6in x 34.2in. Single sheet ¥15.
An important element in Chinese traditional arts, clouds symbolize the celestial realm as they are between heaven and earth. Clouds are life giving as they produce rain and are also symbols of mobility because many gods and immortals used clouds as a vehicle on which they traveled. Our Celestial Cloud pattern features blue/red on one side and a salmon-red/blue on the reverse. Printed on 100% recycled paper using soy-based ink, measuring 600mmx 870mm (23.8x 34.2inch). Single sheet ¥15.
Inspired by Chinese porcelain, Porcelain Dragon features our popular dragon pattern on a celadon inspired background in red, while the reverse side is a classic blue dragon on a China-white background. Paper measures 600mm x 870mm or 23.6in x 34.2in. Single sheet ¥15.
In collaboration with Denise Huang of Suzhou Cobblers, Bamboo Balls was created to feature the original textile design of blue and green on a blue background complemented by the newly created green and red ball on the reverse side. Each paper measures 600mm x 870mm or 23.6in x 34.2in. Single sheet ¥15.
Shanghai Savings Society
Inspired by Shanghai's Art Deco period, Shanghai Savings Society is inspired by the historical building of the same name, in Shanghai. Featuring classic art deco circles, half circles and speed lines, the paper is yellow and black on one side with blue and yellow on the reverse. Paper measures 600 x 870mm or 23.6in x 34.2in. Single sheet ¥15.
Chinese Lattice features the classic geometric lines often found in windows on Chinese houses. Recognized as a folk art, Chinese lattice designs are balanced, intricate, sometimes asymmetrical and usually harmonious. Paper measures 600 x 870mm or 23.6in x 34.2in. Single sheet ¥15.
Our popular Flower-cut pattern is inspired by the Chinese folk art form of paper cutting. Our current Flower-cut pattern celebrates the end of winter and the arrival of spring with pink on one side and green and white on the reverse. Each sheet measures 600mm x 870mm or 23.6in x 34.2in. Single sheet ¥15.
Wreath & Sprigs
Our very first holiday pattern featuring wreaths of pine, sprigs and the Chinese symbol 'Shou' for longevity on one side, and sprigs on the reverse side. Printed on 100% recycled paper and soy-based ink, measuring 600mm x 870mm (23.6 x 34.2 inches). Single sheet ¥15.
Shanghai Art Deco Cards
A collection of six blank notecards and envelopes featuring Shanghai's Art Deco buildings. Each card measures 14cm x 10.5cm. Mix set of 6 cards ¥50.
Art Deco Notecards
A collection of five single notecards and envelopes inspired by Shanghai's art deco period. Make an impression with a handwritten note. Cards available at Madame Mao's Dowry. Make it bespoke with a monogram or name. Minimum bespoke order is 20 cards. Contact us for a quote.
Handmade paper fortune cookies filled with messages of inspiration, motivation and wisdom. Six in a pack, available only at Madame Mao's Dowry, ¥30. Fortune Cookies can be customised, contact us.
Complete your gift with one of our many gift tags. Choose from a hang tag or a tag/card that can be taped to the gift or hung with its enclosed ribbon.
Hang Gift Tags
Gift Card Tag
No time to wrap or needing it extra special? We offer gift wrapping services based on small, medium and large gifts that includes paper + bow.
Small Gift - RMB20 Medium Gift - RMB30 Large Gift (needing 2 sheets of paper or more) - RMB40
Our wrapping service is available in Shanghai only. Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at 1381-781-7514.
*Please note this service is unavailable from June 17 to August 8th. You may go to Madame Mao's Dowry for assistance in wrapping. Thanks and sorry for the inconvenience!