Archives for October 2015



  “Hanoi, Where to Shop ? The narrow streets in Hanoi’s old quarters were traditionnaly one-product destinations: Hang Bac for silverware, Hang Dao for shoes, Hang Gai for clothibng and tailors. This has changed with development and modernisation, and a lot of what you’ll find will be ersatz touristy kitsch. That being said, they are…

SAIGONEER – Fashion and Design – Metiseko: How One Local Designer Created An Eco-Friendly Brand


How  a Local Designer Created An Eco-Friendly Brand ? When it comes to fashion, sustainability is not always a high priority in Vietnam. These days, Vietnam is beginning to see more campaigns which aim to raise public awareness around environmental issues in all industries. However, what is most remarkable is the role that Vietnam’s apparel industry…