100-year-old Kim Son sedge weaving village in Ninh Binh

Cập nhật: 10/01/2023
Kim Son sedge craft village is famous both at local and abroad with unique products that are close to life and extremely eye-catching. Experiencing many ups and downs of history, Kim Son sedge craft village increasingly shows its taste. position and exist and develop to this day. The products here are extremely diverse in designs and extremely eye-catching colors.

In order to have a product of fine sedge that meets export standards, Kim Son’s sedge growing and production techniques are quite special. It is an elaborate, meticulous and precise process right from the moment of planting sedge, harvesting sedge, choosing sedge, splitting sedge, drying sedge, dyeing sedge, etc. until the last stage is knitting, weaving sedge and finishing products. Typically, the technique of using polyascera glue to spray on the surface of sedge products, helps to stabilize the industrial design and improve the product’s resistance to mold and moisture. Thanks to that, Kim Son’s sedge handicraft products always ensure quality when reaching consumers, contributing to improving competitiveness in the international market.

In addition, in order to have beautiful designs to meet the tastes of customers, the sedge production enterprises have also cooperated closely with partners to design ideas and models. After that, these designs will be ordered by artisans of the craft village to try and when they meet the standards, they will guide them, hand them over to mass production households and then move to the final outsourcing enterprise. It can be said that the papyrus handicraft enterprises in Kim Son are not only sensitive to the market, but also know how to combine traditional techniques with new technologies in production, so they have met most of them. all requirements of partners, including orders that require high technical requirements or must be completed in the shortest time.

Kim Son people have the specificity of living in the cradle of the sedge trade village hundreds of years ago, so they have all the qualities of a genuine craftsman, a skillful hand, sharpness, high flexibility, professional agility and passion. These qualities help them to meet even the rigorous requirements of the profession, creating sedge farming and sedge processing in Kim Son district, Ninh Binh province, famous from far and near and very popular in domestic and foreign consumers.

Nguồn: Trans: Thuy Tien, photos: Xuan Lam - NBTPIC