Among visitors to and expats living in Vietnam, Hoi An is known as the place to go for tailored clothing. However, no need to spend much of your time Google searching, we only guide you to two of the best proprietors in town.

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1. Tuong Tailor – 67 Tran Hung Dao

Many customers have arrived at this third-generation establishment in custom clothing and shoemaking via the recommendations of hotels, drivers, and restaurant waitstaff – against the stereotype of such recommendations, Tuong Tailor delivers on these endorsements. The tailors of Tuong possess the rarefied expert eye – the ability to tell whether and what, alterations are needed with just a glance. They work together with clients to, effectively design the client’s dream outfit from scratch. A customer had a special request to make a suit larger than their measurements; the staff rose to the challenge and delivered a sleek, satisfying outfit. An amusing review asserts that the customer found absolutely nothing to complain about – despite being Dutch and therefore self-described experts at complaining.
Another reviewer noted that at times the staff may be quiet and more subdued than the traditionally effusive image of retail employees, but they are by no means rude or inattentive, merely polite.

2. Kimmy Custom Tailor – 39A Nguyen Phuc Chu

This establishment has the privilege of being the only Western-operated tailor serving Hoi An for over 15 years. Run by a Vietnamese-Canadian owner, the shop keeps abreast of Western fashion trends, and all of its tailoring are done in-house without outsourcing. The perfect 5- star rating at a staggering 7522 review speaks for Kimmy Custom’s quality. They stock a bewildering variety of fabric – over 5000 fabric samples! – and maintain top-notch standards in their products and customer service. In addition, they are partnered with a leather shop down the street to serve extra needs of customers. Like most shops on this list, they keep customer measurements (up to 5 years at Kimmy’s) so that people can place orders after returning from their visit to Hoi An.

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Diep Van

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Email: diep.van@ftripvietnam.com

Diep Van

Founder & Photography Guide

Specialties: Culture, landscape, portrait, hiking, active and adventurous tour

Besides my unlimited passion for traveling, a professional tour guide for over a decade, I have been taking photographs since sitting at Hanoi of the University of Culture in the early 2000s. Photography started as a hobby but it was seriously taken due to my work relations and my significant passion for the beauty of our world, especially in Southeast Asian parts such as Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, and Myanmar.

Within a few years of taking photographs, my works began to be recognized by many reliable international publications such as AFAR Travel, The Times, and The Daily Telegraph newspaper. In addition, I continuously add to my growing profile by winning numerous major awards: 3rd Position of The Independent Photographer 2018, 1st Position of Amateur Photographer of the year 2018, Grand Prize Winner of the AFAR Travel Photography 2019, and a Gold Award of San Francisco Bay International Photography 2020.

I photograph a wide variety of subjects, from travel to landscapes to street scenes. I enjoy documenting the East’s rich cultural heritage and its land soaked in glorious sunrise or sunset light in remote and secluded spots. And, I am very happy to share my knowledge and experience with you. You can visit Luminousvietnamtour to explore tour!


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