• (code: LEA-57C)
  • Suggested retail price US$9.95
  • Size: 28.5" x 19" for 14-count Red Colored Aida Fabric
  • Stitch Count: 395 x 259
  • Designed by Ms. Lilly Lee
  • A4 size color chart
  • Chart marked in distinctive symbols and clear instructions
  • Both DMC & Anchor color codes

 

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LEA-57C 100 Fu
One Hundred Chinese Calligraphy of the Character "Fu" (Good Fortune)

Chinese character "Fu" (Good Fortune) assembled the meaning of wealth, prosperity, longevity and happiness. As it mentioned in Chinese literature, it contains five meanings: longevity, wealth, peace, morals and die a natural death that is called "the five blessings".

100 Fu is composed of one hundred handwritings of character "Fu" in one hundred different fonts. It is a commonly used blessing motif in many occasions such as the spring festival, birthday, wedding and move to a new house etc.

The biggest character "Fu" is emperor Kangxi's handwriting. It was written in a slim style, in Chinese "slim" means is pronounced as "shou" the same pronunciation of character means longevity. So it was called "longevity good fortune". If you take a attentive look at it, you will find it was composed of Chinese character means descendants, wealth,prosperity, and prosperous. It was the only version implied the meanings of "the five blessings". That's why it is called Peerless "Fu".

The pattern 100 Fu combined one hundred different small "Fu" with a big Peerless "Fu", and designed as a cheerful wall hanger in typical oriental style. It is good for your home decoration or as a superior DIY gift for your friends and parents in many occasions.




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