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51 43, Van Mieu, Hanoi, Vietnam
+84 4 3733 6101
Review Highlights
Best handicrafts, good prices and quality.

If you are looking for authentic craft direct from and supporting Vietnam's diverse ethnic... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2016
Fremantle, Australia
via mobile
Great authentic gifts to take home

Made a quick stop at the textile store to pick up some gifts for friends/family. They have a great... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2016
via mobile
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Vietnam Handmade Shop
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“fair trade” (14 reviews)
“silk scarves” (5 reviews)
51 43, Van Mieu, Hanoi, Vietnam
+84 4 3733 6101
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Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for authentic craft direct from and supporting Vietnam's diverse ethnic communities this is the (2) shops for you. Visit the art museum, the temple of literature, eat at Koto or Be Be Mieu and it is a day to remember.

2  Thank rellis812
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Made a quick stop at the textile store to pick up some gifts for friends/family. They have a great selection of silk scarves, small woven bags and key chains, and some beautiful embroidered pillow shams, table runners and larger textiles for wall decorations I think....More

Thank Rmacejko
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Right next to Van Mieu (Temple of literature) this store sells sustainable and handmade products, mainly beautiful scarfs and cloths made of soft cotton or silk that are sold at a reasonable and fair price. The NPO works with people from the countryside, also training...More

1  Thank James_Supertramp_Th
Reviewed 28 August 2016

These are 2 shops, across the street from one another, that have the best, most interesting, and the most gratifying handicrafts in Ha Noi. While the selection by no means includes everything that is available in the city, the products are well made and are...More

Thank james p
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Well made, high quality Vietnamese handicraft products in their 2 stores (which are nearby each other and right in front of the Temple of Literature, so very easy to find). These are not products from state owned factories, but rather come from the original handicraft...More

1  Thank TirsoBarbaraLara
Reviewed 20 August 2016

This small shop over two floors is stuffed with tempting items to buy.mall of these are made by craftspeople in remote or rural areas of the country. There are leaflets with information on the people, and the craft. There were huge numbers of bags, scarves...More

Thank serenadawson
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

If you can spare a few coins, then pop past this fair trade shop in Hanoi. It is across from the temple of literature. It has a huge range of fair trade products and this goes back into worthy organisations to support the ones that...More

Thank Karl L
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

This is an amazing shop - well two amazing shops actually! The first we visited was full of beautiful silks, bags, scarves, and plenty of stunning little items that would make perfect gifts of our travels. The second was focused more on homewares - dining...More

1  Thank Dan B
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

I strongly recommend this shop since it is part of a non-for-profit organization. Therefore, when you buy something you are helping traditional craft producers. I must say that the prices were very fair (most of the products were even cheaper than in regular shops) and...More

Thank Julio M
Reviewed 27 May 2016

As other reviewers have pointed out, there are two Craft-Link shops in the same street, immediately across from the Temple of Literature, and the one we went into was the double-storied old building that specialises in textiles. The other shop, a few doors along, specialises...More

3  Thank John P
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