Black printed silk jacket with embroidered red bamboo pattern
The bamboo is often present in Vietnamese art and craftwork. It's a plant that grows readily in Vietnam and the 'trunk' of which can attain a diameter of 20 centimetres. Vietnamese craftsmen use the bamboo to make furniture, musical instruments, houses etc.
The printed silk and embroidered pattern enhance this stylish jacket. The red bamboo pattern on its front panel is matched by red binding on the sleeves, collar and front edge.