Brocade weaving of Pa Then ethnic group Culture - Sports

Brocade weaving of Pa Then ethnic group

The Pa Then people are one of the 54 ethnic groups in Vietnam and primarily inhabit the northern provinces of Ha Giang and Tuyen Quang. Over many generations, the Pa Then people have formed and preserved a diverse and rich culture, most notably a tradition of brocade weaving. This unique cultural feature strongly reflects their spiritual lives and is also a great source of pride.
Preserving unique costume of Dao quan chet group Culture - Sports

Preserving unique costume of Dao quan chet group

Clothes of the Dao groups are decorated with unique patterns on the background of indigo colour, with a harmonious combination of accessories like scarves and jewellery. Dao quan chet women boast a special dressing style as their trousers are tightened to their legs.
Vitality of traditional outfit Culture - Sports

Vitality of traditional outfit

Ao Tac, a typical outfit under the Nguyen Dynasty, has a history of about 300 years. Recently, a movement of reviving traditional costumes has been developing strongly with the reappearance of Ao Tac in many daily-life activities.
Traditional dress shines on “Ao Dai Day 2020” Videos

Traditional dress shines on “Ao Dai Day 2020”

With the aim of further promoting Vietnam’s traditional outfit, the “ao dai”, among international friends and honouring its value while assisting in the compilation of a dossier on recognising the traditional Hue ao dai as a national intangible cultural heritage, Thua Thien-Hue province has been working hard to raise awareness about the outfit through a series of different events.
Hau dong costumes shown on the catwalk Society

Hau dong costumes shown on the catwalk

For the very first time, the costumes 'hau dong' of Vietnam’s traditional practice of “Tho Mau Tam Phu” (the Worship of Mother Goddesses) have been shown on the catwalk at Vietnam International Fashion and Beauty Week by designer Nguyen Duc Hien. The show left a strong impression on the public.
Ao Dai design contest honours national costume Culture - Sports

Ao Dai design contest honours national costume

An Ao Dai design contest has been jointly launched by the Vietnam Women’s Union and the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism with an aim of promoting both the image and the cultural value that the traditional long dress has in Vietnamese society.