Arts & Crafts in Ho Chi Minh City

Mai Handicrafts

A fair-trade shop dealing in ceramics, ethnic fabrics and other gift items that, in turn, support disadvantaged families and street children. To get here, head northwest on ÐL Hai Ba Trung, which becomes Ð Phan Dinh…
Market in Ho Chi Minh City

Annam Gourmet Market

This large, fabulously stocked deli sells imported cheeses, wines, chocolates and other delicacies over two floors, with a fine restaurant crammed into the corner of the 1st level.
Clothing in Ho Chi Minh City

Chi Chi

Offers custom tailoring.
Clothing in Ho Chi Minh City

Khai Silk

This is one of several branches in HCMC of the nationwide silk empire. Expensive but high quality.
Market in Ho Chi Minh City

Dan Sinh Market

Also known as the War Surplus Market, this is the place for authentic combat boots or rusty (perhaps less authentic) dog tags, among the hardware stalls. There are also handy gas masks, field stretchers, rain gear, …
Art in Ho Chi Minh City

Vinh Loi Gallery

This excellent gallery displays some tantalising artwork by Vietnamese artists.
Arts & Crafts in Ho Chi Minh City

Mekong Quilts

For beautiful handmade silk quilts, sewn by the rural poor in support of a sustainable income.
Gifts & Souvenirs in Ho Chi Minh City

Saigon Kitsch

This colourful store specialises in reproduction propaganda posters, emblazoning its revolutionary motifs on coffee mugs, coasters, jigsaws and T-shirts. Also cool laptop and tablet covers fashioned from recycled Vi…
Clothing in Ho Chi Minh City

Mai Lam

Vibrant, colourful, creative and highly inspiring, Mai Lam carries beautiful (but pricey) hand-stitched men and women’s clothing and accessories.
Arts & Crafts in Ho Chi Minh City


Small store incorporating ethnic fabrics and designs with modern styling; also sells gifts, jewellery, lampshades and handbags.