Minh Trang Hand- Made Company

 Van Lam embroidery village, Ninh Hai Commune, Hoa Lu district, Ninh Binh is located next to the center of Tam Coc - Bich Dong. According to the elders in the village recounted that embroidery has appeared in Van Lam for thousands of years


Like many other Van Lam’s children, as a child, holding Ms. Hong Yen knew embroidery, and day by day, embroidery became her passion.


She said that: “Previously, Van Lam embroidery village has not yet really taken off. In villages, 80% of people is quite skilled, but many people still do not become rich by this work. That makes her concerned. She decided to maintain and develop this traditional craft. The idea to establish Minh Trang Hand- Made enterprises rooted from this thought.


Starting up in 1996, she did not have any available capital, the sole source is borrowing capital, which was limited to only 10 million VND. She has no factory premises so in the first 4 years of business, she had to relocate her office each year.


By 2004, thanks to the attention of the Party and the State, she has been renting 3,400 m2 of land to build factories.One year later, a new factory was built, which creates jobs for 20 permanent employees and 200 seasonal workers in the villages.


To maintain and develop the embroidery, and to ensure an adequate supply of skilled labor for the enterprise, in 2007, Minh Trang vocational training centers have been established. Each year vocational training centers trains and creates employment for 200 to 300 workers in the Ninh Binh province, especially women aged from 18 to 55 years old.


In particular, the center also teach and create employments for the disabled and many children in difficult circumstances. Up to now, there are 3 disabled workers are hired in enterprises.


However, until now, she still wonder how to Van Lam embroidery was honored. And finally, she came up with developing the embroidery in conjunction with travel service in her homeland. Minh Trang businesses open an embroidered factory in craft village and in the Tam Coc - Bich Dong tourist area where attracts thousands of visitors, thereby introducing the product to the hands of consumers.




By the slender thread, with pieces of colorful cloth and gold hands, embroidery artisans have created the ingenious artwork. Embroidery line is exquisite, flexible, soft, delicate and lively.



Embroidery products is very variable such as: Bed sheets, curtains, pillows, tablecloths, napkins, handkerchiefs, paintings, photos, ..., which are exported to Japan, USA, Germany, and France... Through its diversified product designs, motifs, intricate patterns, her business has introduced the talented craftsmen of Ninh Binh and the traditional villages brand to a domestic and international friends.



Meeting the tastes of consumers promptly, businesses gave her homeland traditional embroidery developed in both width and depth. Minh Trang enterprise has cooperative ventures, outsourcing and organize to expand many local craft into provinces such as Gia Vien, Yen Mo, Kim Son, Tam Diep. This approach not only to ensure the progress, timing, quantity for customers, but also create jobs and income for the local people in the time of harvest.


If you have any question, please contact to the following address:

Add: Ninh Hai – Hoa Lu – Ninh Binh – Viet Nam

Tel: (84-30) 3618 015

Fax: (84-30) 3618 877

Contact in English: +84 948375618

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