Chinese Knots (Zhongguo Jie)

Taipei Travel Guides / June 30, 2017
Chinese Knots (Zhongguo Jie) Image credit: Taiwan Handicraft Promotion Center

Chinese knots come in all different colors, shapes and sizes, but are very compact and light to transport. They are a good souvenir to bring back because they not only look pretty but also carry a history.

Types of Chinese knots to buy as a top suggestion would be the butterfly knot, which symbolizes fortune and blessings. The Partizan knot symbolizes career success, the twin fish knot represents abundance, and the popular twin coin knot is a wish of wealth for the recipients.

A large piece of traditional knots make a great cooperate gift while a small knot with a twist is just a nice souvenir for children.

BEST GIFTS FOR: Children, co-workers and friends

PRICING: From $0.70 up to $30.00

PORTABLE LEVEL:  Easy to manage

WHERE TO BUY: Taiwan Handicraft Promotion Center, No. 1 Xuzhou Rd, Zhongzheng District, Taipei City, Taiwan 100