Hmong textile in Pa Co

Almost 80 km away from the center of Hoa Binh province and not very far from the famous Lac tourism village, Pa Co commune is hidden among rocky mountains & foggy all year round. This is a residence of H’mong ethnic people who is famous with hemp weaving, indigo dyeing and wax drawing (batik). H’mong people believe that “only wearing hemp cloth that avoid losing ancestors” According to H’mong tradition, each grown-up girl has her…


The charm of rattan products

Thai Binh, known for its immense rice fields, is home to granaries and fragrant rice. Not only famous for agriculture, the province is also renown for its many craft villages such as silver plating in Dong Xam, silk weaving in Nam Cao, embroidery in Minh Lang, and especially rattan wares in Kim Bang, Luc Nam, and Luc Bac of Thai Xuyen commune. Rattan ware is a main income source for villagers in Thai Xuyen. Being…


Textile of Thai ethnic minority in Hoa Tien

Quy Chau is a land of “ruou can” (wine drunk out of a jar through pipes) and beautiful Thai’s dancers in a mountainous area…a land of famous brocade where you can easily find out on the brocade design the green of forest trees, pink & red of woodlands flowers, bright yellow of sunlight. You will also discover the love and passion of Thai’s women in their traditional weaving. Brocade weaving of Thai’s people in Quy…