Chus Favorite Artisans 28 Vendors
Benjamin Benford is an artist from the UK with a special love for Vietnamese landscapes and history. His artworks manipulate the beauty of nature, life, and people of Vietnam through truthfully, sharp lines but no less soft. Ben uses black ink fine-liner pens to create pictures on paper. This helps to illustrate the bright and dark areas clearly and uniquely.
The picture "Hoi An Alleyway" was the turning point that motivated Ben to found Bens Black Liner Art. After some of his friends saw the drawing, they encouraged him and suggested that he do something instead of just keeping the pictures in his sketchbook. Therefore, Ben started drawing more, became known by many people, and received a lot of good feedback. Since then, Bens Black Liner Art was born.
At Bens Black Liner Art, you can find unique postcards printed from Ben's hand-drawn works. The postcards have only two pieces of black and white but are attractive and have a personal impression.
The highlight of Ben's artworks lies in the detail and meticulousness. The different thin and bold strokes are skillfully combined, clearly and realistically depicting the beautiful scenery of nature, landmarks, and Vietnamese life.
Bio lak is a natural skin care brand from Vietnam that uses various local botanicals to manufacture their unique product line.
Not many people know that seeds are a rich source of bioactive compounds that nourish the skin but at Bio LAK they have pioneered and paved the way for using them in skincare products.
Safety and specialty are top priorities at Bio lak. They use precious botanicals and process them without the use of chemicals or artificial additives.
In addition, Bio lak also invests in an in house conservation initiative, "Bio LAK Garden", where they cultivate unique and rare plants for research and development.
At Bio LAK, you will find countless trustworthy, safe and natural solutions to cope with skin disorders.
DaQuyn was born with a mission of spreading out the magical strength of vegan ingredients from mother nature. Inheriting the precious values of the previous brand, The Queen, Da Quyn continues its way as a green and clean beauty brand, focusing on delivering safe beauty solutions to consumers.
To create each product, DaQuyn uses only natural ingredients with clear origins and certification, prioritizing local suppliers. Most of them will be specialty ingredients for a particular area in Vietnam, such as coconut from Ben Tre, cocoa from the Central Highlands, or clay from Cao Lanh. None of the products contain harmful or harsh chemicals such as silicones, sulfate cleansing agents, parabens, phthalates, etc. which have amazing properties for cleansing, nourishing, and nurturing your skin and hair.
In addition, DaQuyn ensures to reduce the amount of plastic in 70% of the packaging and always encourages customers to reuse bottles and refill products. DaQuyn wishes to be beside you, helping you become a better, more gorgeous version of yourself.
Cat Num mangoes grown in Vinh Long province have a delicious taste and a wonderful soft texture that are inferior to only one or two other types of mangoes. However, the name of this juicy fruit isn’t spreading as well as the heavenly taste it possesses. Therefore, Foodo was established to promote Cat Num mangoes to more people.
Mr. Nguyen Phuoc Toan, a master of organic agriculture who graduated from Alberta University in Canada, is the founder of the brand. With love for his hometown and a desire to utilize his knowledge to produce quality, safe food, he chooses Cat Num mangoes grown in Vinh Liem, Vinh Long to make into toothsome fruit jam.
Foodo has worked with Korea-Vietnam Incubation Park to develop the recipe for the brand’s signature mango jam. This jam is made from fresh, juicy mangoes and is sweetened with a very low amount of sugar and contains no preservatives. The first Foodo mango jams made their debut in 2021 and have won the hearts of many consumers who are pursuing a healthy diet and lifestyle.
The brand strives to become a reputable food-manufacturing enterprise that supplies tasty, nutritious food of plant origin to both the Vietnamese and global markets. Furthermore, its value doesn’t only lie solely in the products but also in its aid for many people: Foodo creates a stable source of income for local people, as well as instructs and supports farmers to follow organic agricultural methods, which results in products safe for health.
Giggle Handmade is a Vietnamese brand that specializes in handmade fabric products. My, the founder, started Giggle handmade out of love for sewing and character designing.
She draws inspiration from small and quirky things around in daily life.All products are 100% handmade and made with natural materials.
At Giggle they implement authentic design techniques to make each product stand out. They put in special care to ensure quality for their customers.
During the production process, the artisan’s intention is to make each product unique with their intricate details and creativity. This creative work brings joy to the brand and it hopes the products will do the same for its users.
Vietnam is renowned for its diverse cuisine, featuring harmonious flavors and unique delicacies that have the power to captivate any food enthusiast. Unfortunately, there are many products on the market labeled as "specialties" that are made from low-quality ingredients and harmful additives. These products have tarnished the reputation of the regional specialty dishes of Vietnam, which are the pride of the local people.
To address this issue, Gốc Xanh Food was established to distribute to consumers authentic Vietnamese specialties made from high-quality ingredients. For example, the pioneering product of the brand, Vietnam sun-dried beef, uses beef from healthy cattle raised naturally in the Gia Lai province of the Central Highlands area.
Moreover, the brand chooses manual methods for its food products and avoids using mass-production machinery in order to preserve the essence of specialty food.
In addition to being a reliable destination for nature-loving consumers, Gốc Xanh Food is also contributing to popularizing regional food from many areas of Vietnam, spreading the wonderful culinary beauty of the S-shaped country to both local people and international friends.
Goûttobed is a Vietnamese brand that specialises in superior quality beddings using local materials and fabrics. Just six years ago, it was a big challenge to find high quality and reasonable bedding products in Vietnam. This when Phuong, founder of Goûttobed, who is a lawyer by profession decided to establish Goûttobed and fill the void in the market
Phuong came up with the idea after thoroughly understanding the concerns of the consumers and using the expertise from her family's garment business. After sewing custom made beddings for a few families, she slowly built Goûttobed as a premium custom tailored bedding brand.
At Goûttobed they believe that on an average a person spends a third of their lifetime in bed and they want their customers to cherish that experience. They aspire to set benchmarks in the industry and therefore put in time and research to ensure every small detail and deliver a high quality experience.
Stemming from the mother's love and desire for her daughter to use the best organic products in the grow-up, Hana Dalat was born.
Initially, Hana Dalat is simply a tiny garden cultivating vegetables and mushrooms exclusively for a little girl named Hana to use during the weaning period. However, Hana's mother realized that the market nowadays has products not safe for children. Therefore, she expanded the garden so that other children also use organic and high-quality food.
Hana Dalat believes that the products are cultivated naturally and organic by happy farmers will spread positive energy to customers and create a better life for generations in the future.
Besides providing organic products, Hana Dalat is also developing in sustainable tourism, restaurants, souvenirs, and education.
#havufrvn Design & Illustration is an art shop established by Ha Vu in 2020. The brand provides many different types of art print such as: greeting cards, holiday cards, thank you cards, art posters, journals, calendars and much more. All are created with unique designs and illustrations from Ha Vu and produced in Vietnam. If you are looking for something quirky, fun, and easy to send to your friends and families, you need look no further. Enjoy shopping with this art shop and have a nice day!
All designs and illustrations draw on the experiences of the artist within her native Vietnam. They are reflections of ancient culture, practices and techniques colliding with a rapidly modernizing world and manifest in snapshots of the places and objects she visits as well as in the daily lives she observes.