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Top Choice Antiques in Ho Chi Minh City

Antique Street Saigon

The best of the arts and antiques stores along Ð Le Cong Kieu near the Fine Arts Museum. This shop overflows with interesting discoveries and is owned by the family of the gracious Nguyen Thi Hien, one of HCMC's mos…
Market in Ho Chi Minh City

Ben Thanh Market

Centrally located, Ben Thanh and its surrounding streets comprise one of HCMC's liveliest areas. Everything that’s commonly eaten, worn or used by the Saigonese is piled high, and souvenirs can be found in equal abu…
Clothing in Ho Chi Minh City

Chung Cu 42 Ton That Thiep

Come for the apartment building partially converted into cool boutique shops, and linger for the young, social-media-savvy fashion labels that produce stylish (but affordable) clothing. There is a sense that HCMC's …
Clothing in Ho Chi Minh City

L'Usine

Marrying shopping and dining, this smooth upstairs outlet, next to the restaurant-cafe of the same name, has an eye-catching line in stylish threads and colourful bags. There's another L'Usine classy cafe and design…
Photography in Ho Chi Minh City

Couleurs d'Asie – Saigon

This recently opened gallery showcases the work of successful Hoi An–based photographer Réhahn. Especially strong are his images of Vietnam's hill tribes and minority people, and books, prints and other affordable e…
Gifts & Souvenirs in Ho Chi Minh City

Saigon Kitsch

This colourful French-run shop specialises in reproduction propaganda items, emblazoning its revolutionary motifs on coffee mugs, coasters, jigsaws and T-shirts. Also stocks cool laptop and tablet covers fashioned f…
Arts & Crafts in Ho Chi Minh City

Mekong Plus

Beautiful handmade silk quilts, sewn by the rural poor in support of a sustainable income. It's recently had a name change to reflect other hand-crafted items it also sells – everything from bags and scarves through…
Homewares in Ho Chi Minh City

Sadec

This wonderful store has stylish homewares, clothing, art and fabrics from all around the Mekong River region.
Arts & Crafts in Ho Chi Minh City

Mystere

Attractive lacquerware, fabrics and jewellery sourced from ethnic minority peoples and hill tribes.
Clothing in Ho Chi Minh City

L'Usine

Designer clothing and accessories, classy homewares and a funky cafe.