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Fairly large selection of souvenirs. Ideal for gifts but slightly expensive. Unique organisation... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2018
London, United Kingdom
An unassuming quaint handicraft workshop

It has things from cups, bowls, mini statues, dresses and all sorts of silks. Upstairs has bamboo... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It has things from cups, bowls, mini statues, dresses and all sorts of silks. Upstairs has bamboo light covers which you can decorate your abode with. Remember to barter to at least 75%. Using tactics such as 'Cheaper somewhere else'.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank azorax
Reviewed 12 October 2018

Fairly large selection of souvenirs. Ideal for gifts but slightly expensive. Unique organisation and employees has a great sense of pride.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Naina-Damani
Reviewed 12 October 2018

If you really want locar arts and crafts there are not many places in Vietnam in general. Most of the places offer cheap looking souvenirs which are even made in China. This place, however, is really authentic. In addition there was a free performance of...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Phi was an excellent instructor! All of her steps were very easy to follow and she always checked what you had done before moving on to the next step. Her English was excellent. I recommend as a fun half day activity!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Tourist774713
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Had an amazing morning being guided through every step of the process of making traditional Vietnamese lanterns by the very skilled and knowledgeable staff, even learning some of the history behind the craft. Thank you!!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank francesca t
Reviewed 24 August 2018

Very, very talented people displaying their works. We made several small purchases for family and friends. Hope to return next year.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Cheryll H
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

We knew we were going to silk embroidery shop so when we walked in we quickly saw all of the work hanging on the wall. We looked at each other and thought "Why are they hanging photographs in a silk shop? You would think they...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Natalie B
Reviewed 1 June 2018

We enjoyed a special afternoon making an authentic lantern at this workshop and the girls there really made it easy for us. Their work is beautiful and we bought several other items as well.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Virginia L
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

I had a wonderful experience making lanterns and it totally added to my overall experience in Hoi An. What a great experience and h ask you so much

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 645allisong
Reviewed 13 April 2018

good idea, made a lantern, harder than it looks to make it good though. Good staff and friendly advice

Date of experience: April 2018
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