Tiger hat

For special occasions, Chinese mothers dress their young children in hats representing powerful animals such as tigers. It was believed that tigers frightened away evil spirits and ensured a prosperous future. While fierce in nature, the tiger on this hat is portrayed as non-hostile and charming. Behind each ear is a beautiful embroidered butterfly symbolizing happiness.


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Why is the tiger sticking out its tongue?

responded: May 29, 2010

Posted by Bob

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Because t\he is a friendly tiger and he likes to have fun, such as going out to the bar, or haning out with his friends by the watering hole, or playing on the jungle gym. The tounge sticking out is an expression of his inner rabbit. Rabbits have little tounges. =P

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