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…
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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 …
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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.
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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…
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Indigo Cat

This Hmong-owned handicrafts shop offers a wonderful selection of interesting local crafts, including bags, clothing, pillows and belts. Many items have hip design touches unique to the store and the set-price label…
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Spiral Foundation Healing the Wounded Heart Center

Generating cash from trash, this shop stocks lovely handicrafts – such as quirky bags made from plastic, and picture frames made from recycled beer cans – all crafted by artists with disabilities. Profits aid heart …
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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…
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A top spot for quirky ethnic-style gifts and excellent fair-trade coffee. There’s a great little cafe too, so you can choose your favourite Vietnamese java before you buy.
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This nameless shop next to the Daklak Hotel stocks some choice Sedang and Bahnar hunter backpacks (1,000,000d to 1,500,000d), antique drums, crossbows and more.