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Bambou Silk

#14 of 195 Shopping in Hanoi
Certificate of Excellence
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Address: 6 Nha Chung Hoan Kiem, Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
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+84 4 3938 1333

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We had 1 suit and 1 gown made and we were satisfied with how it came out. Fitting was great too. We will definitely visit bambou Silk again when we go back to Hanoi. Finding the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 9 January 2017
Manila, Philippines
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Brisbane, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Our experience of having clothes made here was great. We brought in a dress to copy and some drawings of other clothes and discussed these with Tam. She told us how much fabric was needed for each item and we had fun buying this from the Hom fabric market down the road. They were efficient skilful and timely throughout the... More 

Thank hestia51
Edmonton, Canada
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Bambou Silk based on reviews from TripAdvisor and we weren't disappointed. We had a custom suit and shirt made. As well as a "Tilley" dress copied and another shirt made from a picture on the internet. We purchased some of our own fabric from a local fabric market and they gladly used that to make our items. From... More 

Thank melaniepostbox
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Bamboo Silk, In the old quarter near the cathedral. Special thanks to Tam, who was incredibly helpful. Great selection of real silks. Whatever fabric she didn't have she told us about the market where you find an abundance of silks, lace and so much more, Very patient about our needed changes, do allow for 2 fittings. She listens to your... More 

Thank Klaus L
Manila, Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

We had 1 suit and 1 gown made and we were satisfied with how it came out. Fitting was great too. We will definitely visit bambou Silk again when we go back to Hanoi. Finding the shop was easy, very close to St. Joseph Cathedral.

Thank rja34
New York City, New York
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

Or a linen ruffle maxi-dress and a patchwork top and skirt set, technically. I wasn't sure exactly what to expect with the outcome, partially because the whole ordering and measurement process felt a bit rushed. I think the trick is to go in with styles made in the fabrics they have on hand (in my case, linen and 100% cotton)... More 

Thank FawniaNYC
Normal, Illinois
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

I recently had two suits made at Bambou Silk when I was in Hanoi. The tailor's English was very good, the prices were fair (about $160-$170 USD for a suit), and the suits were quickly made. My travel partner and I brought some pictures of the type of suit we wanted and the first suit came out beautifully. We were... More 

Thank arghenblarghen
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

I got 5 dresses made and they are all very beautiful, exactly the way i wanted them and highly professionally made. I had very limited time (2days) and i'm so impressed with the accomplishmemt in such a short time. They work around the Clock to make thibhs ready for you before you leave. I even added one extra dress after... More 

Thank Viktoria N
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Really pleased with the items made by Mrs Long at Bambou Silk. My husband ordered 3 shirts and 2 pairs of trousers. All done in just 2 days and ready earlier than needed. I had a dress copied that was delivered to our hotel completed perfectly. I also bought some off the hanger items as there is a nice selection... More 

Thank RebeccaOwens
United States
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

I had a dress, blazer and shirt custom tailored here. When I arrived to pick them up, after being made to wait for a while I was presented with items that were totally bizarre and not at all like the picture I'd shown. They promised to fix the issue and wound up making the dress far too small, then told... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

I had 3 dresses made after a friend recommended the place. The simple one was fine - the other two had more pleating and were not done well (uneven, bad fit). On the day of pickup we agreed on a time. I went to pick them up, and they kept saying 15 more min over and over again. This went... More 

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