Chinese Knots 中国结

Chinese Knots 中国结

Chinese knots are a decorative handicraft and a form of Chinese folk art. Chinese knots are woven from threads or ropes. Each knot is named according to its shape and meaning. Different knot patterns are usually combined into one and used to form ornaments with auspicious patterns and phrases, such as "Auspicious Celebration", "Blessings and Longevity", "Double Happiness ", "Auspicious Ruyi", "Smooth Travels" and other combinations to express blessings or wishes.

中国结,是一种装饰手工艺品,是一种中国民间艺术形式。中国结由线或绳编成。每一个结根据其形、意命名。把不同的结饰互相结合在一起,或用其他具有吉祥图案的饰物搭配组合,就形成了中国结。如“吉庆有余”、“福寿双全”、“双喜临门”、“吉祥如意”、“一路顺风”等组配,以表示祝福或祈求。