The Cutting Edge Whenever we have big gatherings such as a ua neeg or hu plig, it always centers around food. The woman of the house comes up with a plan of what to make and the man of the house gathers up men to help him with preparing the meat for the event. Something […]
Our mission is to sustain our beautiful (paj ntaub) fabric in this modern society. Our business is online, all accessories are sold on a website your job is to sale/promote online on any of you’re social media platform. The pay is 10% commission base on every transaction sold. To inquiry a position email us at […]
WHAT IS A LAPEL PIN Before we delve into the purpose, design, and practicalities of wearing pins for suits, let’s firstly discuss what a lapel pin actually is. We begin with the lapel itself which is the edged part on each side of your suit jacket immediately below the collar which is folded back on […]
Were you looking forward to the 9th annual CHAT Fresh Tradition Fashion Show as much as I was? As I entered the Roy Wilkins Auditorium on Saturday, September 12th 20145, I was greeted by CHAT’s friendly committee members who happily welcomed and checked my guests and I in. After being checked in and putting on […]
XIXOmenswear donated a bow tie and Soul Lock belt valuing $84.98 to silent auction for Galore: Professional Hmong Women’s Network. The organization has existed for a decade, helping Hmong women and men with their careers and education.
Tools: Sewing pick and sewing machine Material: Used camera strap and Hmong money bag strap 1. The colorful strap is ideally used for a money bag/small Hmong handbag but instead I decided to cut and sew it into a camera strap. The Hmong strap can be found at Hmong Village, Hmong flea market, Hmong stores, […]
Sheeso Moua, the founder of XIXOmenswear, donated a pair of Hmong men and boy’s bowtie for the Hnub Tshiab: Hmong Women Achieving Together silent auction. The auction helped raise over $10,000 to fund the organization.
Being Hmong, we are often mistaken as Chinese or Japanese. We are lost in a sea of similar faces and at times, we have to explain who we are with a brief history lesson because few knows about the Hmong. Imagine if you could show who you are proudly–your heritage, background and culture–without a word. […]
It all started when I attended the Hmong Milwaukee New Year back in 2012. I went there dressed up in a three piece fitted suit and noticed that other Hmong men and boys were also dressed in a three piece suit, casual or traditional Hmong outfits. Right there and then something clicked in my mind. […]