Silk was once used as a type of currency in trade and played a big part in Vietnam’s history and economic development. It still plays a prominent role in Vietnamese culture today. Looking to buy some? Here are the best spots to buy silk in Vietnam.
The Best Spots to Buy Silk in Vietnam
Ba Minh Silk
Ba Minh launched its mission to introduce and supply silk products of Vietnamese origin, ensuring quality and prestige.
You will be able to choose silk rulers, silk scarves in the Ba Minh company. Especially silk scarf products are produced manually, fully embroidered. The Ba Minh company has always guaranteed to have a unique and beautiful scarf.
9, 85 Xuan Thuy street, Cau Giay, Ha Noi
Nha Xa Silk
Because of aspiring of domination of silk market in the northern Viet Nam, Nha Xa does not stop to try its best, painting strategies of sustainable development, building up the brand “Nha Xa” silk with the best high — quality and luxurious silk products, which improve the standard of silk weaver’s life and increase the position of Vietnamese silk over the world.
Nha Xa supplies the main of silk line include: silk scarfs, high-qualified silk fabric, spare parts of the ao dai.
the third floor, №475 Nguyen Khang, Yen Hoa, Cau Giay, Ha Noi
Hoi An, one of the best spots to buy silk in Vietnam, known as a tailoring mecca. The old town itself has around 400 tailor shops dotted along its alleyways. If you want to buy silk here, head over to The Cocoon Silk for a very educational and enjoyable shopping experience. The owner is extremely knowledgeable and helpful here, teaching you all about the silkworms and processes. There is even a display where you can watch young live silkworms feed on mulberry leaves and older ones spin their cocoons. There is a wide variety of silk displayed on racks, priced and graded, so no bargaining is involved. You don’t have to worry about authenticity here either as the silk test will be done right in front of your eyes — a flame is held to the fabric, but it will not ignite and only giving off a smell of burnt hair.
The Cocoon Silk, 40 La Hoi, Hoi An, Quang Nam, Vietnam, +84 235 3962 979
The Hoi An Cloth Market is also a silk dream come true, and you will find some of the finest silk in Vietnam on sale. There is wide range of silk to be bought here; you can later take it to a tailor to create your dream silk outfit. Check out BeBe Tailor who can produce just about anything.
Alternatively, head over to the Hoi An Silk Village, once a silk hub in Hoi An 300 years ago involved in the silk trade. Now you will find dozens of local artisans manufacturing and weaving silk into garments and tapestries using ancient looms. You can buy the material or any finished product. This is also a resort and restaurant all in one.
28 Nguyen Tat Thanh, Hoi An, Quang Nam, Vietnam, +84 2353 921 144
Nhasilk — Paradise of silk scarf in Ho Chi Minh city
Nhasilk store is located at 149 De Tham, Co Giang Ward, District 1, it is not difficult for us to find this store which is in the center of bustling Saigon, its development is a traditional silk brand, with the mission of nurturing and developing the traditional job of ancestors — a golden age, a quintessential and considered as is the “national soul” of Vietnam. Nhasilk company specializes in providing fashion items made from 100% natural silk, including silk fabrics, silk ties and especially silk scarves.
Toan Thinh silk
This is a silk brand with “a long history” in Ho Chi Minh City. Ho Chi Minh. Toan Thinh Silk has made a prestige brand in providing materials for domestic and overseas fashion industry through exporting to countries such as Japan, Korea, France, England, …
Currently Toan Thinh silk is increasingly improving its technology to get better- quality silk.
Silk materials are also very diverse such as taffeta, satin, jacquard, habotai …, colors and patterns are suitable for all subjects and all ages and update regularly to match the needs of the market.
Products range from silk fabrics to silk scarves, silk ties ,…
These are famous traditional silk brands throughout the North — Central — South region. Hopefully, readers will find the suitable place selling silk.
25 August Revolution, Ward Ben Thanh, District 1, TP. Ho Chi Minh