VIETNAMNEWS – Update: May, 07/2017 – 09:00
|Something to smile about: A boy plays with a train made by Nam. VNS Photo Huê Phong|
A man born on a mattress made by his native village artisans tries to gain a fresh lease of life for the traditional craft with new, market-oriented designs, Phước Bửu reports Nguyễn Viết Nam was born on a mattress woven by highly skilled artisans.He was not the only one, of course.
The mattresses produced by artisans of Phò Trạch Village in the northern part of Thừa Thiên-Huế Province using craft skills handed over through generations have also welcomed the birth of generations of babies in the village and beyond.