Lì Xì - Lucky Money Envelops
At Lunar New Year, it’s tradition to give the gift of a bright colors, beautiful envelope (known as bao lì xì, hóngbāo) to your friends and family. But not just any old envelope. These are filled with money - and symbolize good wishes and luck for the new year ahead.
The importance of the lì xì - lucky money isn’t the cash held inside; it’s actually the envelope itself. The red color or bright colors symbolizes good luck and prosperity in Chinese, Vietnamese (and other East Asian) cultures.
Each order contains a packet of 6 envelops available in 3 colors: Red, Green, Orange (2 of each colors, size: 3.3 x 6.6 inches) in our Lunar new year's elements NAM COFFEE signature design from the Five-fruit tray, Spring flowers to traditional Tết family meals.