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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…
Top Choice Clothing in Nha Trang

LIVINCollective

A huge space showcasing art and design from local, independent producers: from fashion to photographs, organic beauty products to customised motorbike helmets, and gourmet chocolate to chilli sauces. You're sure to …
Top Choice Arts & Crafts in Hoi An

Rue des Arts

This mid-2017 initiative focuses attention on Ð Phan Boi Chau, east of Ð Hoang Dieu, as a dedicated arts street with galleries, museums and cafes housed mainly in the heritage buildings of Hoi An's former French Qua…
Top Choice Arts & Crafts in Quy Nhon

Nguyen Nga Center

Everything at this craft centre is made by people with disabilities and special needs. All the items – silk scarves, bookmarks, hand-painted cards and clothing – are beautifully made. Impromptu musical performances …
Top Choice Souvenirs in Hoi An

Reaching Out

Excellent fair-trade gift shop that stocks good-quality silk scarves, clothes, jewellery, hand-painted Vietnamese hats, handmade toys and teddy bears. The shop employs and supports artisans with disabilities, and st…
Top Choice Arts & Crafts in Kon Tum

Dakbla

The anthropologically inclined will enjoy this shop that has walls festooned with Bahnar and Sedang artefacts: nipple gongs, funeral masks, drums, weaponry, woven hunter backpacks, jewellery, and traditional clothin…
Top Choice Arts & Crafts in Hoi An

Villagecraft Planet

Shop here for interesting homewares and fashion, often using natural hemp and indigo, and crafted with fair-trade practices by the Hmong, Black Thai and Lolo ethnic minority people in the north of Vietnam.
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 Hoi An

Metiseko

Winners of a sustainable development award, this eco-minded store stocks gorgeous clothing (including kids' wear), accessories, and homewares such as cushions using natural silk and organic cotton. It is certified t…
Art in Hoi An

March Gallery

Owned by British expat artist Bridget March, this new gallery showcases her work – mainly poignant watercolours and whimsical sketches – and a slowly expanding range of work from other Hoi An resident artists. Style…