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MBoutik

This colourful boutique has gorgeous textiles, bags, toys, handicrafts and clothing that are entirely produced by a women's cooperative started by the international NGO ActionAid. Some 600 artisans based in more tha…
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Yo Ya May

There's a wonderful array of hill-tribe textiles at this long-running stall in Bogyoke Aung San Market. As well as weavings produced by the Karen and Kachin, you'll find colourful works of Chin State, such as blanke…
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Hla Day

Meaning 'beautiful' in Burmese, Hla Day is a welcome addition to Yangon's growing band of social-enterprise shops. It offers quality contemporary and traditional handicrafts sourced from local producers often strugg…
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Pomelo for Myanmar

One of the best selection of contemporary handicrafts in Yangon – and all produced by projects supporting disadvantaged groups in Myanmar. Fall in love with the colourful papier-mâché dogs and bags featuring bold gr…
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FXB Showroom

The showroom of this international NGO, dedicated to fighting poverty and AIDS, has products made from locally woven cotton in myriad colours, including adorable soft toys, cushions, rugs and other crafts. It also s…
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Myanmar Deitta

From the pali word for 'in front of one's eyes' Deitta is a nonprofit working with local and international documentary photographers, filmmakers and multimedia artists. There's some fascinating work shown here that …
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Myanhouse

Like a compact Bogyoke Aung San Market, this downtown emporium offers a wide range of handicrafts including puppets, rosewood boxes, woven baskets and an excellent range of local fabrics and longyi from across Myanm…
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Golden Cuckoo

Just behind Manuha Paya, Pho Htoo and his brother run this workshop which has been in their family for four generations and focuses on high-quality ‘traditional’ designs. In addition to exquisite bowls and cylinders…
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Pansodan Gallery

This loft-like gallery has a variety of Myanmar contemporary and antique art, the latter including some truly unique antique prints, advertisements and photos. Owner-artist Aung Soe Min is knowledgeable about Myanma…
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Chuchu

This social enterprises' handicrafts are sold at a couple of downtown-Yangon shops but make sure to visit their charming Dalah workshop, which has been partly constructed from old glass, plastic bottles and other re…