Marriage, in its truest sense, is a partnership of equals, with neither exercising dominion over the other, but, rather, with each encouraging and assisting the other in whatever responsibilities and aspirations he or she might have.
—Gordon B. Hinckley
Although #marriage is a lifelong commitment, much effort is also put into preparing for the wedding day. Especially for the #Chinese among the customs to note is the preparation of the groom’s mum goodwill #bethrothal gift to the bride, a set of four jewellery pieces crafted in gold. Known as四点金 or ‘4 touches of gold’, this set of jewellery speaks of the older woman’s wishes of abundance and marital bliss for the newly weds. It usually comprises of a necklace, a ring, a bangle or bracelet and a pair of earrings.
Till now, couples would usually pick designs they prefer that are crafted in white gold, platinum or yellow gold. Now with SK Jewellery’s latest Xifu Collection, couples get to pick from more intricate designs.
For couples who prefer a more playful Double Happiness bracelet and ring set:
For more well-to-do mothers-in-law, who prefer to have an ostenstatious piece of intricately designed and crafted jewellery:
A young couple was given a chance to experience a traditional #Teochew wedding ceremony in China. Below is a short recording:
For the wedding couple, floral tea with skin beautifying properties like the Chrysanthemum and rose are choices a couple can serve at their wedding dinner reception.
At the SK Jewellery dinner party was special guest Nathan Hartono who crooned two songs for the guests.
Caught at the event was model turned Mediacorp actress Sheila Sim filming a short introduction to the Xifu collection.
Xifu collection by SK Jewellery is endorced by World Gold Council, the global authority on gold.
SK Jewelly, known for their 999 gold jewellery, is a subsidiary of Soo Kee Group, a public listed company with a network of more than 60 retail stores. They have a long trail of success and awards such as the JNA “Most Outstanding Enterprise of the Year, ASEAN Category”, IPOS Award for Trademark Portfolio an Asia’s Top Influential Brand (Gold and Jewellery).
Check out the Xifu collection for your wedding at www.skjewellery.com