CCTV.com - CNTV English - CCTV News

Creative crafts exhibited in Beijing

03-05-2012 10:01 BJT

Watch Video

Play Video

The 2012 Beijing International Creative Gifts & Crafts Exhibition kicked off on Friday at the China World Trade Center. Over 700 exhibitors from home and abroad participated in the event.

Colourful kitchen wares made of silica gel, delicate tea sets, and hand made gifts. All of these can be seen at Beijing International Creative Gifts & Crafts Exhibition. In this special clothing store, a man is taking a photo not for a souvenir, but to make a suit.

The 2012 Beijing International Creative Gifts & Crafts Exhibition kicked off on Friday at
the China World Trade Center.

An exhibitor said, "If you are in Beijing, you can take a photo with this software and send it to our factory in Wuxi. And you can receive your tailor-made clothes on the second day."

These small robots are made of used computer components. The delicate design attracts many visitors. With the help of modern technology, traditional Chinese handicrafts come to life again. Ancient literary classics take on new meaning when read from a sheet of silk.

The 2012 Beijing International Creative Gifts & Crafts Exhibition kicked off on Friday at
the China World Trade Center.

An exhibitor said, "This is ‘The Art of War’. This book is made of silk. There are not only words, but also stamps and pictures. Moreover, there is an English translation so that people from abroad can also read this book."

Whether it’s ancient works, or modern technology, exhibitors will be looking to entice people with their latest products that are bringing traditional crafts back to life alongside today’s must have gadgets.

The 2012 Beijing International Creative Gifts & Crafts Exhibition kicked off on Friday at
the China World Trade Center.

The 2012 Beijing International Creative Gifts & Crafts Exhibition kicked off on Friday at
the China World Trade Center.

 

Editor:Zhang Dan |Source: CNTV.CN

Hot Videos view more

The celebrations are still continuing as the victorious coach, Joachim Loew, has been honored for his achievement in his hometown of Freiburg.
Germany coach Loew honored in hometown of Freiburg

Chinese men´s national team continued its preparations for next year´s Asian Cup, as they managed a one-all draw against visitors Jordan during a football friendly in Harbin, the capital city of Northeast China´s Heilongjiang Province.
China held to 1-1 draw by Jordan

The defending world champs came into the contest with a perfect 6-and-oh record, but they would be in for a tough first half before opening things up in the second.
USA beat Slovenia 119-76 in quarter-finals

Hot Stories more

UK authorities believe killer of James Foley is a British national

Across the UK the hunt is on for James Foley’s killer, who authorities believe is a British national. As Richard Bestic reports from London, Prime Minister David Cameron cut short his summer break to lead his government’s response.

Israeli war jets renews Gaza strike as truce talks stalled

Three Palestinians were killed and 40 others wounded in the intensive Israeli war jets´ airstrikes on the Gaza city on Tuesday night, shortly before an end of a 24-hour ceasefire in the Gaza Strip,

Missouri police arrest dozens after violent night

As the protests in the town of Ferguson, Missouri turned violent with police facing ´heavy gunfire´ from some ´criminal elements´, cops fired tear gas, stun grenades and arrested 31 demonstrators on Monday night.

Picture in news more

More Video News

Choose TV Program