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Dear Friend,

Happy Halloween! We hope that you are ready for tonight's visits from spirited little ghouls seeking sweet treats by the light of the moon. The arrival of Halloween means that Thanksgiving and Christmas are on their way. Fall also means that we are getting in new products from China on a daily basis -- just in time for the holiday season. Plus, for the Olympic lovers on your list, we are proud to announce that ChinaSprout now carries 2008 Beijing Olympic gear. Visit us regularly to browse through our newest Olympic arrivals, as well as incoming apparel, accessories, books, home decor, and more. If you enjoy browsing away from the computer, be on the look-out for our 2007 catalogue, which you will find in your mailbox soon!

Special Events

Holiday Shopping

Visit our Christmas Page to find great ideas for everyone on your list. Shop early to avoid the holiday rush and ensure the availability of your favorite items. Visit our Gift Finder and Themes page where you can select from a variety of categories and price ranges for gifts covering every taste and interest. Make sure to keep checking back as we are constantly adding new products as shipments from China arrive.

FREE Thai Dancer Doll

FREE Clossoine Bell

To get the season started off right, we are offering a FREE Clossioine Christmas Bell  to customers whose order totals $50 or more. To apply the coupon to your order, add the Clossioine Christmas Bell to your shopping cart. When you arrive on the Shopping Cart page, enter in the coupon code 1162275575 and hit the "Apply Coupon" button. After the coupon is successfully added to your order, you will see the message: "Coupon Applied." Offer good while supplies last. LIMIT ONE PER CUSTOMER.

ChinaSprout 2007 Catalog

We are pleased to announce that our 2007 catalog will be available within two weeks for your shopping convenience. Please be sure to request for copies for yourself, friends and family today. Have you purchased products or requested a catalog in the past? Don’t worry, we have you on file and will automatically mail one to you. If you are new to ChinaSprout or have moved, please let us know your mailing address so we can ensure delivery to you.

New Products

Embroidered Blossom Jacket

Olympic NiNi Tee

Season's Greeting



ChinaSprout has gorgeous new ladies dresses and jackets, as well as unique shirts and suits for men, that are perfect for the holiday season. Wear a lovely QiPao dress or Mandarin shirt to holiday festivities to create a distinctive look that is uniquely your own. For evenings at home, curl up in one of our comfy silk robes.

Beijing Olympic Wear 

We are proud to announce that ChinaSprout is one of the first retailers to be authorized by the U.S. Olympic Committee to sell 2008 Beijing Olympic products. This is a great honor and we couldn't wait to share our first batch of shirts and hats for kids and adults. There's even more to come, so keep checking the site!

Home Decor 

Get ready for the holidays by preparing for holiday decorating. ChinaSprout has beautiful new table sets, tea sets, candles, and more, all with a subtle Asian flair. These decorative embellishments will cast a glow of warmth over any room.


Books make fabulous stocking stuffers or Secret Santa gifts for young children. These Chinese tales will engage youngsters as they read about everyday heroes, folk legends, much loved animals, and more. Give one to the little reader in your life and watch their imagination take flight.

Letha's Health Secrets

The San Francisco Chronicle wrote, “Letha Hadady, one of the nation’s leading experts on natural Chinese remedies, is leading a quiet lady-like revolution to bring herbal medicines from the Far East and elsewhere into everyday use in American homes.” Read the latest on her blog Letha's Health Secrets.


Colds and Flu Fighters

Colds and flu require different sorts of prevention and treatments.  A cold often comes on slowly so that you hardly notice your stiff neck and sinus congestion. After an exhausting week, after being caught in the rain without proper clothing, or after hearing depressing news, you may feel under the weather.

Read the full story here

China TV

The China Related TV list is compiled weekly by Kirby Bartlett-Sloan. Kirby, an adoptive parent of three Chinese girls, has one of the most comprehensive TV listings of programs on China and from China that are in the English language.


Hero (Ying xiong) (2002)

Flashbacks reveal how a warrior (Jet Li) stopped the elusive assassins (Tony Leung Chiu-wai, Maggie Cheung) who tried to kill the emperor of China. (Click the title above to have a new window open to the Internet Movie Data Base entry for this movie) Saturday November 04, 2006 2:00am-4:00am on SPIKE - Movie / Drama


Click here for more listings

China News

Beaming Beijing line up Great Wall with smiles

Beijing, Oct 30: A four-kilometre stretch of the Great Wall filled with a thousand smiles. As many as 5,300 people gathered at the Chinese landmark on Sunday (October 29) to send out the message of "Come to Beijing for the Olympics, you will be greeted with a smile!" 

View the full article here


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Wisdom of the Week

"It is as impossible to find a perfect man as it is to find 100 percent pure gold." - 100 Pearls of Chinese Wisdom.
This proverb cautions us that it is foolish to demand perfection. What we should do is to concentrate on developing our merits and overcoming our shortcomings.

Have a Frightfully Fun Halloween!


Your Friends,

The ChinaSprout Team

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