*Written by Meghan Angelica Paul
Gong Xi Gong Xi!
Its the year of the rooster and Chinese New Year is right around the corner!
You know what that means? Mama’s cooking, loud firecrackers, catching up with relatives and the best part… Receiving ang paoooo!
Ang pao is a red envelope or red packet in Cantonese. It’s usually given during weddings, the birth of a baby and the holidays.
At the end of the Chinese New Year holiday, I have the tendency of keeping all my ang pao money into ONE which is usually the prettiest or sturdiest, ang pao packet.
Since the beginning of the year, stores have been handing out empty ang pao packets and #teamCLEO has been collecting ’em!
So we’ve narrowed down the 8 prettiest ang pao packets: