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What do Thai hand gestures mean?

What do Thai hand gestures mean?

When traveling in a different country, one should always try to familiarize ourselves with some basics around the culture. Cultural differences will always exist, but you can try to avoid accidentally offending someone by learning...
by Hippie Pants on December 01, 2016
Thai: One of the Most Difficult Languages in the World

Thai: One of the Most Difficult Languages in the World

Thai is, of course, spoken in Thailand but also in parts of Cambodia and Laos. In total approximately 60 million people in the world speak this language. However, it is one of the most difficult...
by Hippie Pants on May 10, 2016
The Future of Ethnic Clothing

The Future of Ethnic Clothing

An ongoing trend that doesn't show signs of stopping is ethnic clothing. The Western fashion world has aggressively adopted everything from true native, quase-native, and neo-native material, designs and looks of tribal culture. And they have been integrated them onto almost every clothing accessory you can imagine. From jewellery to pants, dresses and shoes, nothing has escaped.
by Hippie Pants on September 17, 2015
Wat Pa Maha Chedi Kaew, the temple of a million bottles

Wat Pa Maha Chedi Kaew, the temple of a million bottles

Located in Sisaket, near the border with Cambodia (about 640km from the capital Bangkok), the Wat Pa Maha Chedi Kaew Temple is now a complex of 20 buildings made from more than 1.5 million bottles. Apart from the main temple which was built in the traditional style above a lake, other buildings include prayer rooms, a crematorium, accommodation and even toilets for visitors, all made out of bottles.

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by Hippie Pants on July 25, 2015
Introducing Peacock Pants, our latest Thai Hippie Pants!

Introducing Peacock Pants, our latest Thai Hippie Pants!

It is with great pleasure that we announce another new product in our online store, Peacock pants! Our new pants present the luxurious beauty of peacock feathers and the millennial Buddhist symbology and try to convey to you some of the good vibes that make this creature so loved and revered in Thailand.

by Hippie Pants on July 15, 2015
The Thai artist making sustainable jewelry with rural communities

The Thai artist making sustainable jewelry with rural communities

The story starts in 2006 when Narueporn travelled to Toronto, Canada and immersed herself in art mostly through reading and self-tuition but also by visiting museums. One day she decided to craft a long necklace out of simple wire and beads. To her surprise, her simple but striking design caught the attention of several designer stores in Toronto who expressed a desire to stock the necklace straight away.

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by Hippie Pants on June 25, 2015

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