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TAEC Boutique

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Lots of lovely local things to buy in here. We loved the range available in such a small shop. No... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2018
MrsBsTravels
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Hastings, United Kingdom
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Great place to shop for authentic handmade handicrafts

It's a small shop offering handmade items such as clothing, accessories and gifts. A pity they... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2018
Andy22L
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Fairtrade shop with artisan-made textiles, jewelry, basketry, and carvings featuring contemporary designs and traditional techniques from Yao Mien, Akha, Kmhmu, Tai Daeng, Katu and 14 other ethnic minority groups from over 33 villages across Laos...more
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Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

Lots of lovely local things to buy in here. We loved the range available in such a small shop. No pressure to buy.

Thank MrsBsTravels
Reviewed 25 April 2018

It's a small shop offering handmade items such as clothing, accessories and gifts. A pity they don't carry the full range of items - I was looking for a book and hemp satchel bag featured on their online shop.

Thank Andy22L
Reviewed 29 January 2018

We enjoy supporting enterprises that are established to help keep traditions alive & employ local people in the process. We were definitly impressed with the quality of the items on sale but unfortunatly were unable to find anything to buy from the small selection on...More

Thank Noel D
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

I am a great fan of social enterprises, and am delighted that Laos has several, businesses with fantastic products but where majority of profits are channeled for social purpose - in this case to artisan craftspeople. This shop is the showcase shop for the museum...More

Thank AHZambia
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

This museum is super interesting and Lovely, very nice to understand how things work with the different ethnicities in Laos. Enjoy!

Thank Gal B
Reviewed 26 May 2017

this is a boutique specialising in local handmade fabric by the local artisans.all .products are very artisticly done. the products sold are to help the welfare of the poor laosian. it goes for a good cause.More

Thank jeff1955malaysia
TAECLaos, General Manager at TAEC Boutique, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Many thanks for your review. As you said, the TAEC Boutique specialises in local crafts made by rural ethnic artisans from across the country. Currently we work with over 600 producers in 33 villagers, so they can earn an income based on traditional skills. If...More

Reviewed 25 December 2016

The boutique is a display of genuine hand made fabric. We bought a large and very nice rustic piece for US$25, a honest deal.More

Thank alaindupuisost
TAECLaos, General Manager at TAEC Boutique, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2017

Many thanks for your review. We are very pleased you were happy with your purchase. We try to keep all of our prices affordable and fair, and 50% of the income from our TAEC Boutique and Museum Shop go directly back to our artisans in...More

Reviewed 15 January 2016

This shop is the retail arm of the TAEC museum which is near the Dara Market. The museum has a little shop too but if you're short on time you're more likely to get to this boutique which is at the end of the main...More

Thank Leeyong S
Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

If you like handmade scraf or jewelley , deciration things that good quality and different from night market . i recommend here , staffs also nice too .

Thank vitu16
Reviewed 26 December 2015

Interesting place to see different traditions of Laos ethnic heritage. Lao women have been and are extremely good making beautiful clothing. Half an hour - one hour visit for museum and shop.

Thank Mr_Pasi
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