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Ruifuxiang Silk Shop (Ruifúxiáng chóubù diàn)

  • 5 Dazhalan Dajie Map It
  • Xuanwu District
  • Store/Shop/Mall

Updated 09/26/2014

Fodor's Review

Established in 1893, this shop has thick bolts of silk, cotton, cashmere, and wool piled high, in more colors than you'll find in a box of crayons: chartreuse, candy-pink, chocolate-brown, fresh-cut-grass-green—you name it. Clerks deftly cut yards of cloth while tailors take measurements for colorful qipaos (traditional gowns). Even though you might not be shopping for fabric, in this corner of Beijing, life seems to continue much as it did a century ago.

Sight Information

Address:

5 Dazhalan Dajie, Beijing, 100051, China

Map It

Phone:

010-6303–5313

Updated 09/26/2014

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