First lotus fiber extracting machine invented

14/05/2020 09:42

PSNews - It takes an artisan nearly two months to make a scarf from lotus silk. This is a hard job, especially when taking silk from thousands of lotus stems is very sophisticated. With the aim of improving the productivity while preserving the traditional craft, a group of students from universities in Hanoi have built an automatic lotus machine.

Discovering Chang Son, a famous wooden fan making village

10/02/2019 19:24

PSNews - People of Chang Son villages are always proud of their traditional craft. From the 19th century, French people started to display Chang Son's wooden fans in exhibitions in Paris, elderly partisans of Chang Son recounted.