100 year old sedge matt weaving by Bui Van Hai (11 images)

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Sedge mats create a colourful scene from above as they are laid out to dry by workers in Phu Yen province, Vietnam. The photos were taken by reporter Bui Vana Hai from Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

The 33 year old said: “Sedge mats have been made in this village using these traditional methods for hundreds of years.”

“After cutting sedge from the field, they are left to dry for 5-6 days before being dyed in the vibrant colours and dried for a further...
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