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Zo Project

Opens in 4 min: 09:00 - 18:00
Open today: 09:00 - 18:00
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Lovely people with a great program

My partner and I did the 2 hour bookbinding course with Hong Ky. She told us the story of... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2018
Ian B
Canberra, Australia
an unusual shop on an unusual street

Zo Project is a social enterprise working to preserve Do paper-the traditional paper of Vietnam. It... read more

Reviewed 20 January 2018
Belmont, Massachusetts
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ó is a social enterprise with the mission of preserving and developing Dó paper – a traditional kind of handmade paper of Vietnam. Appearing in Vietnam in XIII century, Dó paper is manufactured through a painstaking process consisting up to 100...more
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no 27, Railroad, 10A Dien Bien Phu Street, Hang Bong or 5A Alley Tran Phu street | Go to no 10A Dien Bien Phu, turn right and follow the Rail Track, find house Number 27, Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
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Reviewed 10 September 2018

My partner and I did the 2 hour bookbinding course with Hong Ky. She told us the story of Vietnamese papermaking and showed us examples of the different papers. As a paper conservator I found the information very interesting and bought some light weight paper...More

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Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Took us quite a while to find this shop and we were really disappointed to find it closed at 10:30 am. But it is in such an interesting location - with the railway going right in between all the shops, so worth a look for...More

Thank Natasha S
Reviewed 20 January 2018

Zo Project is a social enterprise working to preserve Do paper-the traditional paper of Vietnam. It is a tiny shop located in an alley off of a major boulevard, Diet Bien Phu Street. There are railroad tracks running down the middle. So, there is no...More

1  Thank esolari
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

Beautiful handcrafted paper products, a great break from touristy trinkets towards prints and cards that I’m happy to take home! Keep up the good work, preserving the tradition of making dó paper!

1  Thank shughe02
Reviewed 28 November 2017

Zo paper is a lovely place in Heart of Hanoi for buying Vietnamese traditional paper and paper crafts. I came here for a collaboration and I left making lots of friends. Highly recommended <3

1  Thank SaghiP3
Reviewed 13 September 2017

a cosy nest in town for wanderers with beautiful products from traditional Vietnamese paper. Very friendly staff

1  Thank tsugumi191
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

I generally avoid taking home the typical tourist trinkets, but this shop not only has something a bit more meaningful but also helps to keep alive a little piece of their culture and craft. The staff in the shop was cheerful, knowledgeable, and helpful. Please...More

1  Thank jensbjorgensen
Reviewed 27 January 2017

This shop is a gem if you want to find beautiful and sustainable handcraft products. The shop is a little bit hard to find, you have to walk on the railway. The staff is super friendly, you can easily contact them on Facebook. A nice...More

1  Thank Estelle Stacy G
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

This little social enterprise shop specializing in dó (pronounced zó) - traditional Vietnamese artisanal paper - is an absolute must for any paper lover to visit when in Hanoi. As a paper artist needing to source high-quality artisanal paper for origami projects, and for archiving...More

Thank edricsydney
Reviewed 23 December 2016

If you stumble on this little nook in the wall by the railway line you will have found where x marks this spot! This place is full of aesthetic treasures - notebooks, lamp shades, postcards, all made from rustic Vietnamese paper. It's a combinations of...More

1  Thank Carl M
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