It has been more than 20 years that villagers of Ban Nong Khruea Bun (Nong Khruea Bun Village) have been attached to the weaving of fabric, especially Thai tartan (Pha Khao Ma), until Thai tartan and products made from Thai tartan have become five stars OTOPs (One Tambon (sub-district) One Product)of Nong Nam Sai Sub-District, Phachi District, Ayutthaya Province. Thai tartan is also a local product that the Ministry of Culture has selected as an example of fabric used for making clothes in the campaign that promotes the use of Thai fabric in 2013. The beginning of the weaving by villagers of Nong Khruea Bun Village was in 1992 when the Bureau of the Royal Household came in the neighborhood to teach the locals to weave. The locals thus has applied the knowledge to weaving Thai tartan and established the group later on. Thai tartan from this village is a handicraft that is in the nationwide quality. At present, there are people and students visiting the group to see how the group works. Tourists are also welcome to visit the village to see the weaving technique and to buy products in reasonable prices from the group.
Location: Ban Nong Khruea Bun (Wat Nong Khruea Bun), Phachi District
Telephone Numbers: +66-89-881-5451, +66-84-336-5427