Slippers With Beads
Slippers with beads can be classified into two types: the whole pearl and half pearl. Slippers of whole pearl are all covered with embroiders of glass pearls and electric slides. While slippers of half pearl are covered half with embroiders of glass pearls and electric slides. The patterns of embroiders take the traditional folk subjects such as dancing dragons and phoenix, two dragons playing with pearls. Craftsmen make fully use of the characteristics of pearl and electric slides and skillfully embroider plainly, in the form of bunch and grains to make the slippers colorful.
Painted Wooden Bowls
The bowl, disc, record, cup, earthen bowl, broad-mouthed receptacle for holding liquid, flowerpot suit, etc produced in Putian city are made of high quality wood by skilled craftsmen. There are 150 types of traditional wooden lacquer ware designed gracefully and exquisitely. The color and luster are smooth and bright and beautiful. It can be used not only as the daily necessities but also handicrafts. The painted wooden bowls are made of high quality materials. They are produced meticulously.
Putian Wood Carving
Putian wood carving became luxurious in Tang and Song Dynasty and most popular in Ming and Qing dynasty. It is well known for its precise and tiny carving skills.
Putian Honey Pomeloes
The honeyed shaddock in Putian, also called pomelo shaddock, belongs to the delicious good fruit that was classified as the tribute by Qing Dynasty. The fruit was best in quality, the smell was fragrant, with tender juice and sour properly. It tastes good with unique flavor. The former President Li Xiannian claims it a honeyed shaddock without seed after he tasted it.
Putian litchi became well known in the Tang Dynasty. Cai Xiang in Northern Song Dynasty claims that Xinghua litchi is the most peculiar, and its flavor is fragrant and sweet in the book On Litchi. It can quench the thirst and nourish.