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Beautiful Fabrics

This is a small shop but the quality and beauty of the products for sale is amazing. They have... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
fiamma11
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Vienna, Virginia
Traditional handicrafts

This is a great place to watch weavers at work, there is a shop attached where you can buy the... read more

Reviewed 25 November 2017
ACL3112
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Industrial Estate | Changzantok, Thimphu 00975, Bhutan
+975 17 17 22 66
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a small shop but the quality and beauty of the products for sale is amazing. They have weavers demonstrating two of the basic weaving techniques, the back strap loom and the hand embroidery. I short visit is all one needs but I was...More

Thank fiamma11
Reviewed 14 February 2018

Stopped here at the end of the day. There are some women weaving using traditional methods on the first floor, and there is a store with various cloth goods on the second floor. Not a big building.

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 25 November 2017

This is a great place to watch weavers at work, there is a shop attached where you can buy the finished products. The place is not cheap, the merchandise is of high quality and when you see the weavers at work, you will appreciate the...More

Thank ACL3112
Reviewed 9 September 2017

We saw three women working at the looms. We admired the skill they needed to acquire before they could produce such intricate piece of fabric. It is no surprise why these fabrics are priced as such. There is a small shop upstairs.

Thank Kim025Singapore
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

The weaving center was in a small shopping center with an auto repair shop nearby. It's only 2 rooms. The lower level room had 2 looms and 3 women working on the looms. Upstairs was a shop with many items for sale. While the weaving...More

Thank netta7
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Enjoyed watching the ladies produce their beautiful pieces of cloth and the shop upstairs was well stocked with suitable items to buy for presents - all at reasonable prices.

Thank Stephanie058
Reviewed 11 March 2017

We were able to meet the women operating the looms and see how exquisite silk cloths were woven. Good shop to but some of the products at good prices.

Thank susan19482014
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Our guide told us this project was set up by Her Majesty the Queen Mother to enable women to have an independent income. It was very interesting - amazing to think that those complex designs are woven in this way! We were able to take...More

Thank vicky297
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

We were keen on seeing kushuthara and other weaving techniques after visiting the Textile Museum. Eastern Bhutan is renowned for weaving but we were not going there so this was an alternative, popular with guides and tourists. There are sections of three to four women...More

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Reviewed 1 November 2016

A really good selection of weaving, hats and quality souvenirs. They have a good phone connection for payment too.

Thank Carolineoperalover
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