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Vietnamese icon takes on British influenceicon

Vietnamese icon takes on British influence

Images of two Vietnamese girls dressed in ao dai (the traditional Vietnamese dress) bearing the country’s national flag in landmarks around the UK and at cultural events made a strong impression on those who’ve seen them.

 
More to be done to promote Vietnam’s traditional long dressicon

More to be done to promote Vietnam’s traditional long dress

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
06/12/2020

Talking about traditional Vietnamese clothing, people often think of the “ao dai” or “long dress” which embodies Vietnam’s rich culture and history.

Ao Dai – symbolic costume of Vietnamese womenicon

Ao Dai – symbolic costume of Vietnamese women

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
23/11/2020

Experiencing the many ups and downs of history, Ao Dai has affirmed its position as a dress that represents Vietnamese costumes 

Beauty queens shine in Ao Dai at Miss Vietnam 2020 finaleicon

Beauty queens shine in Ao Dai at Miss Vietnam 2020 finale

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
21/11/2020

The finalists of the Miss Vietnam pageant were joined by the winners from previous years as they put their charming beauty on display in an Ao Dai, show during the contest’s final night held in HCMC on November 20.

HCM City beauty spots featured on Ao Daiicon

HCM City beauty spots featured on Ao Dai

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
13/10/2020

Many beauty spots in HCM City have been featured on long dresses (Ao Dai) which were displayed at the on-going HCM City Ao Dai Festival.

Hue revives old long dress fashionicon

Hue revives old long dress fashion

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
11/09/2020

The Thua Thien Hue provincial department of Culture and Sports has revived the wearing of ao dai (traditional long dress) costume in State agencies by mandating that men and women wear them.

Ao Dai performance promotes Vietnam cultural heritageicon

Ao Dai performance promotes Vietnam cultural heritage

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
03/07/2020

A performance with more than 1,000 Ao dai by 21 Vietnamese designers took place at the Temple of Literature in Hanoi recently. The program aims at honoring Ao dai as Vietnam’s intangible cultural heritage.

Costume designs for Khanh Van at Miss Universe 2020 feature local cultureicon

Costume designs for Khanh Van at Miss Universe 2020 feature local culture

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
01/07/2020

A design contest aimed at selecting a suitable national costume for Khanh Van at the upcoming Miss Universe 2020 pageant is proving popular, 

Ao Dai displaying Vietnamese cultural heritage on show in Hanoiicon

Ao Dai displaying Vietnamese cultural heritage on show in Hanoi

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
29/06/2020

An Ao Dai, the nation’s traditional long dress, fashion show which features Vietnamese cultural heritage through UNESCO took place at the Temple of Literature in Hanoi on June 28.

Ao Dai seeks national intangible heritage titleicon

Ao Dai seeks national intangible heritage title

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
27/06/2020

A national scientific workshop was held in Hanoi on June 26 to evaluate the historical aspects, customs, cultural values, and identity of Ao Dai, the traditional long dress of Vietnam, seeking recognition as national intangible heritage.

Beauty queens shine in Ao Dai bearing images of national sea and islandsicon

Beauty queens shine in Ao Dai bearing images of national sea and islands

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
16/06/2020

Ngoc Han, Miss Vietnam 2010, participated in a press conference on June 16 alongside many other beauty queens to launch a national marathon championship by Tien Phong (Vanguard) newspaper in Hanoi.

Picturesque view of summer lotus flowers blooming in Hanoiicon

Picturesque view of summer lotus flowers blooming in Hanoi

PHOTOS
05/06/2020

As thousands of lotus flowers begin to fully bloom following the arrival of June, Hanoi is being blessed with an array of picturesque and peaceful scenery.

Impressive costume designs revealed for Khanh Van at Miss Universeicon

Impressive costume designs revealed for Khanh Van at Miss Universe

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
05/06/2020

A design contest to select a national costume for the Vietnamese representative to wear at the upcoming Miss Universe 2020 pageant is proving popular among members of the public and has attracted plenty of entries. 

Ao Dai fashion designer promotes Vietnamese heritage to the worldicon

Ao Dai fashion designer promotes Vietnamese heritage to the world

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
21/05/2020

Local designer Do Trinh Hoai Nam has unveiled his latest collection of Ao Dai, a type of traditional long dress, with each unique piece featuring globally renowned cultural heritage in Vietnam.

Vietnamese photographer wins #Spring2020 contest for best photoicon

Vietnamese photographer wins #Spring2020 contest for best photo

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
11/05/2020

Local photographer @quytran has been named as the overall winner of the #Spring2020 contest which sets out to discover the world’s best photo, as launched by the Agora app.

Hanoi woman spreads love for Ao Daiicon

Hanoi woman spreads love for Ao Dai

VIDEO
08/03/2020

Whenever wearing Vietnamese traditional long dress, ao dài, all Vietnamese women feel the special beauty and attractiveness of the costume. 

Don't judge the book by its cover, do not judge a woman by the Ao Dai she wearsicon

Don't judge the book by its cover, do not judge a woman by the Ao Dai she wears

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
08/03/2020

This week leading up to International Women's Day tomorrow, VN Women's Union has appealed to all women in the country to wear their áo dài, be proud of their common heritage and protect it together.

Hoai Sa dresses in Ao Dai for activities at Miss International Queen 2020icon

Hoai Sa dresses in Ao Dai for activities at Miss International Queen 2020

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
03/03/2020

Hoai Sa, Vietnam’s representative at Miss International Queen 2020, has impressed the judging panel and members of the audience by wearing Vietnamese Ao Dai whilst taking part in various activities at the transgender pageant in Thailand.