Epiphyllum Crenatum is a special product that La Sonmai cherished to make for a long time. Companion with this case, La Sonmai hopes that you could feel and enjoy the moment when the flower full bloomed in the tranquil night. In this form of a small and flat phone case, La Sonmai's artisans apply unique techniques and utilize the effects of various materials in traditional lacquer to create a new and open dimension time for this work.
With the dark background color, added some sparkles, it creates the scene of serene moonlit night. An extremely harmonious contrast effect can push the beautiful white color of the flower blooming at night. Moreover, each wing crease creates a delicate and soft look and carefully plated with silver so that each small wing is as fragrant and covered with color makes people cannot take their eyes off the beauty of this flower. There is nothing more valuable than that moment, the moment of full bloom, pure white in the middle of the dark night, embracing the stars then rising up proudly.
Only bloom once at night, it would be considered as the most beautiful time for those who is waiting for the love of their life, they will love wholeheartedly and passionately.
★ 100% Traditional handicraft product.
★ Each of our products is the result of a time-honored handmade process. It takes us 15 – 20 days and goes through 15 stages to complete one product.
★ Natural lacquer (resin from lacquer tree).
★ Special materials such as real gold 24k and silver leaves, eggshells.
✽ Since our products are fully handmade, each product will be unique with its own colors and effects. Please check our customer reviews photo for more details.
Award-winning design. People love it, judges love it too.
Passion & Craftmanship
The quest for La Sonmai is to create unique and original products that are beautiful to look at and practical to use in daily life. Our phone cases are not only a protection for your phone but also an exquisite accessories for your style.
Art of Lacquer
Lacquer Tree Sap
The original paint was taken from the sap of the Son tree, which were plant in Phu Tho Province in Vietnam. The sap then stired continuously within 3 or more days to make it usable and applicable on other materials.
Lacquer paint is applied to the paint surface mutilple times to create different layers of paint. After applying and then drying process, the surface is smoothen by the stones from the rivers. The stones are the brushes in fine arts and the smoothening process is the way artisans draw the lacquer paintings.
The process of inlaying each piece of eggshell requires carefulness and patience. It might sound a little strange that they orderly arranged in random positions. The eggshell is sometimes shapened to create the painting highlights.
Sketching the details of the painting need to be done entirely manual. The sketching for details might take up to 30 hours to finish.
24Kt Gold & Silver
Pure gold and silver leaves are also used during crafting products. The leaves are quite delicated, therefore, skillfull hands are specifically required.
The basic colors of lacquer are black, red and dark brown. Since the evolution of Lacquer Art, artisans in Lacquer techniques have developed more sophisticated colors to fully describe and express their feelings through the paintings. Thus, more colors are combined and new colors are used in various ways and details.