Lacquer Box (Red)
Vietnamese craftspeople have been making lacquerware for thousands of years, using natural resin from the lacquer tree. This gorgeous lacquerware box puts a modern spin on a traditional technique, using bold red and black, and a mother-of-pearl inlay in a stylish circles design on the lid. Size: 32 x 24 x 60 cm Note: Due to the dimensions of this product, international shipping may be expensive.
Who made this product: Au Lac Designs
These items were made by rural craftspeople in Duyen Thai, a picturesque Vietnamese village south of Hanoi. The area is well-known for its wide range of lacquerware products and people of Duyen Thai have been engaged in the industry for many years.
Au Lac Designs works in Vietnam as a fair trade organisation, helping traditional craft producers such as those from Duyen Thai develop their small businesses and create sustainable development for the rural poor.
Your purchase of Au Lac Designs products supports Vietnamese craftspeople and their families.