As few communities across the globe have just finished celebrating Christmas and New Year and are taking down their decorations, our Asian community is gearing up to celebrate the Chinese New Year which falls on the 25th January 2020. This festival is also better known as the Spring Festival or Lunar New Year. As the festival is all about bright colorful decoration, exchanging gifts and family gatherings. Let’s help you shop and be prepared for your family gathering with all the essentials.
Here is a list of things you can get on Amazon to be prepared for celebrating the New Year with your family and friends.
1. Get the traditional Hongbao Envelopes to give money and greetings to your near and dear ones.
These traditional envelopes are also known as lucky money packets which have embossed bronzing technology, printed with many gold Chinese characters and cute mouse patterns. The pack contains 36 envelopes with 6 different patterns.
Get these envelopes from Amazon for $5.99 and Save 14%
2. Everyone loves to find out their fortune by scratching Fortune Cards.
Have fun by playing the 2020 Year of the Rat scratch cards during your family get together and get everyone excited. The package includes 36 fortune cards and 40 stickers.
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3. Introduce your kids to Chinese New Year by gifting them A Paperback Book describing how the special day is celebrated traditionally with family.
It is a great way to introduce children to traditions and festivities.
Get the paperback copy of Chelsea’s Chinese New Year from Amazon for $6.99 and Save 13%
4. Decorate your home with Boao Wall Hangings.
The four-piece wall hanging is decorated with golden blessing words design and Fu character. The design features red and golden which symbolizes good fortune, good luck, wealth, health, warmth, happiness, and reunion.
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5. Step up your New Year party with a Chinese New Year-themed Photo Booth Props.
These ready to use 22 piece prop pack contains Chinese lantern, dance lion, Chinese firecracker, Chinese knot, year of rat, dragon, gold ingot. All you need is to get ready and start the party.
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6. Red Lanterns to decorate your patio or home and give it a mystical look.
The set of 5 hanging paper lanterns in Red symbolizes good luck and prosperity which completes the New Year celebration décor.
Get this set of 8-inch lanterns from Amazon for $8.48 and Save 10%
7. A Red Mouse Plush Toy for gifting kids to get them good luck in their studies.
You can also give to elders as a symbol of good health and wealth. These cute plush toys are red in color wearing the typical Chinese Tang suit. You get 6 pcs of plush toys and 12 pcs of the red envelope in the pack.
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8. Pass on some good luck by gifting your friends these I-Ching Coins knitted together with Chinese era names on them.
They make a perfect souvenir to give your guests or just gift your friends as good luck charms. You get 15 strands in all which can be passed on, kept in your purse or used as a decoration in your home.
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9. Gift your kids the Echo Dot kids edition.
With parental control and option to set daily time limits and review activity. Plus two years worry-free warranty. They can ask Alexa to play music, hear stories, call approved friends and family, and explore a world of kid-friendly skills.
Get this from Amazon for $54.99 and Save 21%
10. Give a reason for kids to be more active by gifting them Fitbit Ace activity tracker.
Tracks steps, active minutes and sleep and shows stats on a bright, tap display also can be worn during the shower. Get motivational messages and badges when hit goals.
Get this now from Amazon for $87.00 and Save 20%