Handicrafts & Handloom Emporium
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Lonely Planet review
This government initiative teaches traditional crafts to local students and markets their products – including toy red pandas, 1m by 2m hand-woven carpets (₹6000), Tibetan furniture, handmade paper and traditional Sikkimese-style ensembles (₹1500 to ₹2000).