Lao Handicrafts Festival Draws Crowds


The Lao Handicraft Festival comes to a close after a crowd-filled nine-day run at ITECC Vientiane that kicked off on 27 October. More than 100 craft producers came from around the nation to display and sell a range of crafts and products.

Check out these photos from the Lao Handicrafts Association’s fest, and visit We Are Lao’s new “Crafts & Products” search engine.

Booths lined ITECC Vientiane for the Lao Handicraft Festival.

Bamboo-ware for any need.

Something for the house

As close to real as you can get

Frames for art

Bamboo furniture from a certified producer

Wooden carvings for walls and shelves

How about a nice bronze gong?

Or a bottle of wine?

Silk and embroideries lined the tables and walls.

The demonstration area attracted attention.

Natural products and rugs

Fans made by hand before your eyes

Can’t beat the price.

The latest Lao fashion and accessories

Contest winner

Loads of natural goodies

Xieng Khouang Tourism is in the house.


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