Hoi an is the capital of tailors in Vietnam. You can make tailor mad shoes, bags, clothes and one can find scarves in every street corners.
The town has more than a 100 shoe shops and 200 tailor shops. But in this huge variety of choice, one can find just about anything and the quality is not always there. Good Morning Hoi An lists the best shops in Hoi An
Tailor made shoes in Hoi An
Shop located on Tran Phu street, one the busiest street for shopping. This little shop does not look like much however, it’s a landmark. The staff speak English and way better than most of the other shoe shops. Service is outstanding. Count 24h per shoes.
It is also the only shop in Hoi An that reimburse if you are unhappy with the end result, this is not heard of in Hoi An.
Address: 18 Tran Phu Street – Hoi An
Tailor made clothes in Hoi An
Located in Tran Phu street as well, The service is excellent and fast. Plastic is used to keep the shirts in good shape whereas other shops use paper that quickly gets damaged with water.
Address: 15 Tran Phu – Hoi An
Ready to wear clothes
2 Metiseko shops in Hoi An managed by the same owners. Their designs is what makes it stand out, A French and Vietnamese fusion. A Vietnamese style that looks and feels good.
Their prices are a little bit more expensive than other shops but still worth a visit; their clothes are made of 100% organic cotton.
Address: 03 Chau Thuong Van Street & 86 Nguyen Thai Hoc street – Hoi An
Tailor made bags
Tailor made bag shops are quite rare in Hoi An, but there are still a few shops that do good quality bags, one of them is Friendly bags which is located in the old French colonial quarter. You can see the workers make the bags on site.
Address: 44 Phan Boi Chau – Hoi An
Ready made scarves
Near the main market of Hoi An, what makes this shop different from others is that it specializes on wholesale and supplies most of the shops in town, so better go straight to the source as this is where you will find the best variety of choice. You will find silk, Kashmir and pashmina. Service is in English.
Address: 28 Tran Quy Cap – Hoi An
The shop called Tohé in Hoi An offers original gifts that you won’t find elsewhere and what’s more it’s more a good cause. Hoi An propose des cadeaux originaux que vous ne trouverez pas ailleurs et, en plus, c’est pour la bonne cause. In this shop, you will find bags, laptop cases and many more all drawn by children which makes these products unique. Part of the profits are given to a charity called ‘aide aux enfant du Vietnam ( Help for children in Vietnam)
Address: 164 Tran Phu – Hoi An