The video recording the process of raising geese and sewing clothes for Mr. Tran’s wife has just been posted on social networks and has attracted 2 million views. Every step from raising geese, slaughtering meat, plucking feathers to sewing clothes is done by him. The man shared that he wanted to sew a jacket for his wife by hand because he was worried that she would bear the cold. After the goose feathers were harvested and sorted, he spent a week meticulously picking out the finest quality fluff that had just been stuffed into his shirt.
Tran meticulously stuffed goose feathers into his jacket.
The “national husband” is happy when the coat given to his wife is made by himself from A to Z.
To make the finished shirt, Mr. Tran took 6 months and the total cost was 1,100 yuan (about 3.8 million VND). The geese brought Mr. Tran a total of 400 grams of down. This fluff is steam sterilized and dried in the sun to disinfect before stuffing it into a red coat he tailors for his wife.
Compared to other branded feather coats on the market with only about 200-300 gr of feathers, the shirt Mr. Tran gave his wife was “quality” much better.
Mr. Tran’s romantic and dedicated act was warmly received by his wife, as evidenced by her satisfied smile when trying on the shirt her husband made.
His wife’s bright smile is a worthy reward for Mr. Tran’s hard days.
Mr. Tran has more than 20 years of experience as a tailor in a factory. Before that, he used to sew dresses and bags for his wife by transforming old jeans. He also sews clothes for his son by hand.
The story of raising geese just to sew a winter coat for his wife made Tran received praise from netizens: “Forget about brands like The North Face and Arc’teryx, I want a coat of this Heart brand”; “The design may not be perfect, but it’s the best coat ever because it’s so full of love”; “This jacket is priceless. If I was given one, I would never throw it away”…