Mekong Creations is a non-profit organisation that specialises in unique locally-produced household and gift items, including rag rugs, papier mache, silk, bamboo and water hyacinth products. Mekong Creations also produces items for luxury French brand Terre d'Oc and sells these products throughout HCMC. Mekong Creations is a project of NGO Mekong Plus, supporting community development programmes in remote villages in Vietnam and Cambodia. The key objective is to generate employment for women and all profits are returned to the villages. They have two more locations in Saigon, Mekong Quilts.
Mekong Creations, with two Mekong Quilts locations in HCMC, specialises in unique hand crafted household and gift items including papier mache, silk, bamboo and water hyacinth products. Make sure to pick up a quilt or other handcrafted item before you leave Saigon! The organisation has recently held exhibitions of its products in Bangkok and Singapore. One key objective of Mekong Creations is to generate employment for women in remote villages in Vietnam and Cambodia. All profits from products sold are returned to the villages both directly in the form of salaries, and indirectly in funding for community development projects.