Wearing a Peranakan Sarong Kebaya

I Say You Do / August 21, 2021


Nyonyas are known to wear the sarong kebaya throughout their lives – these sarong kebayas are intricately made and have become a symbol of Peranakan culture. There's a technique to tying the sarong so that it fits well yet provides for ease of movement. It should be comfortable enough for activities from walking up the stairs to dancing!

Join expert Bebe Seet Rumah Bebe and student Nadia Kishlan to learn the proper way of dressing in the Peranakan sarong kebaya.

This video was produced with the support of The Peranakan Association Singapore -TPAS