3 hours in total
Offered in English
Meetup at a desingated location
What To Expect
This workshop has been designed to fit the absolute beginner in mind. Just be our guests and step by step follow the instructions, definitely, you will bring back home your own stunning handmade Ao Dai.
First of all, a decent teatime with local tea and sweet treats will be served at the beginning of the workshop. While enjoying the scent of fresh tea-leaves, we would like to tell a brief story of Ao Dai - the traditional costume of Vietnam.
After the inspiring story, you can choose different textiles in our store to create their unique Ao Dai design. In the following step, the S, M, L and XL-size patterns will be provided, so you can pick a size which fits their bodies to cut fabric in the pattern pieces. Next, it will take 5 - 10 minutes to get through the basics of using a sewing machine to stitch straight lines and curves. Then, magically, with just the fundamentals of sewing and your enthusiasm, the instructor will instruct you from the first to the final step to finish sewing the garment. Do not worry, she has tricks and tips to help you pass even the hardest parts, like zipper installation and perfect bias tape application.
- No prior experience is required.
- Choose from various textiles to create your own unique Ao dai design.
- Learn the basic techniques from experienced Ao dai designers.
- Join with local experts and other guests to learn more about their interesting stories.
- Date: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.
- Class hour: 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM.
- Place: TBA after booking confirmation.
- Professional English-speaking teacher
- Materials and textiles
- Local tea
What's not included
- Pick-up and drop-off services
- Personal expenses
- Other activities not mentioned in the program
Plan your trip
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How do I book on Inspitrip?
- Small group tour: operates with a maximum number of people. If you like to make new friends, this is a great option. You would pay for the trip to confirm your slot, then join a chat group with your local guide as well as fellow travel buddies, everything would be on Inspitrip. Get to know them!
- Private tour: maximize your privacy and allows you to freely customize the itinerary. First, request to communicate any specific needs you may have, wait a couple minutes for these requests to be confirmed, and then you can proceed to payment.