Shopping in Jingdezhen is a unique visit. While in the ancient town, you must see Old Street, which combines shopping and ancient architecture. Then, make porcelain the theme of your shopping adventure, as there are many types of porcelain here: blue and white porcelain, eggshell porcelain, and rose porcelain, among others. Don't worry about the heavy volume of porcelain sold here, as Jingdezhen will surprise you with the exquisite handicraft of many small ceramic pieces.
The Chinese are familiar with this kind of porcelain, as it is highlighted in a popular song. The colors of blue and white porcelain are mainly blue and white, and the white is outstanding and refined. Once, when centuries-old blue and white porcelain pieces were unearthed, they had retained their bright color. Blue and white porcelain is very popular in China.
Eggshell porcelain got its name from its thin, colorful, and transparent appearance, and it has been that way since the North Song Dynasty. During different times, this thin and transparent porcelain has always been the shining star among ceramics. Significant eggshell porcelain products are vases, tableware, and other pieces.
The pattern and tracery of rose porcelain are vivid, and the brushwork on the surface is of primitive simplicity and beauty. Rose porcelain gives people a stereoscopic sensation, and its color does not fade with the passage of time.
Many sculptures stand along Sanlv Temple Ancient Street, reminding us of this town's past. Yet, even though the street is old in style, the goods here are very fashionable. You can also enjoy many local snacks and buy porcelain or other souvenirs. The prices are not high, and you can bargain with the shopkeepers.
This store sells brand name products such as clothes, bags, watches, shoes, glasses, jewelries, cosmetics, and so on. It is a good place to go for shopping and eating.
Xinyue Square mainly sells inexpensive clothing. Even though the clothing is ordinary, they are fashionable. You can also bargain with the shopkeepers.
Like Xinyue Square, Zhejiang Shopping Mall sells ordinary clothes and bags that are reasonably priced.