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Women's Skills Development Organization

Lake side Pokhara. | lake side, Pokhara, Pokhara 33411, Nepal
+977 980-2815100
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I love Woven - one of the Women's Skills Development Organisation shops in Pokhara

Want beautiful gifts for loved ones or something special for you or your home? Visit Woven in... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2017
feline_1972
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Brisbane, Australia
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Quality products, good cause

We kept on finding ourselves here every time we're in Lakeside area of Pokhara. Their products have... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2017
MichGN
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Metro Manila, Philippines
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“fair trade” (3 reviews)
“local women” (2 reviews)
“honest prices” (2 reviews)
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Lake side Pokhara. | lake side, Pokhara, Pokhara 33411, Nepal
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Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Want beautiful gifts for loved ones or something special for you or your home? Visit Woven in Lakeside. The quality and price of products here is excellent and top quality. I bought a sheep's wool and cotton blanket (quite fluffy prior to first wash) and...More

Thank feline_1972
Reviewed 3 August 2017

We kept on finding ourselves here every time we're in Lakeside area of Pokhara. Their products have such great designs and quality, even better than the other shops you see in Nepal. I bought my new favorite scarf and daily bag here. All items are...More

1  Thank MichGN
Reviewed 27 June 2017

the products are relatively better designs and quality to those you find on the main street and even from Themal, Kathmandu. Worth to have a look if you are interested in weave-woven stylish bags. You are also contributing to help women in this country for...More

Thank fichui
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

I've gone in twice within the past two days and bought a very big bag a few little trinkets! It is such a wonderful organization and I love spending money towards a cause! MUST VIST! Watch out cause you might spend too much while you...More

Thank margaretriddell
Reviewed 23 April 2017

All items are fixed priced and great quality. Designs are modern and practical. I picked up pretty much all my souvenirs here. There's also a shop in the Pokhara airport that sells their items - but at double the price. Be aware!

Thank zzzzzzgirl
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

We specifically went to this shop to purchase souvenirs and presents for family whilst in Pokhara. They made beautiful backpacks, bags, animals, shawls anything that was woven. The quality was good and the prices reasonable. The centre supports women to develop their skills to gain...More

Thank LeeAnn58
Reviewed 25 December 2016

This is certainly one of the best places of its kind in Pokhara. Although, like every other place in town, they also have some items that are mislabeled as pure cashmere, they seem to be completely honest about the fiber content. Don't read the labels—just...More

Thank Peregrineri
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Walking the main drag in Lakeside can be unpleasant because of the pressure from salespeople. I am so glad I found this store where I could browse at leisure, as well as watch a weaver with a back strap loom.

Thank pcjm22
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Great quality with fixed prices and loved this shop where we were able to look and look and come back without any pressure to purchase! Using my bags and loving them.

1  Thank Lourene L
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

First of all: don't bargain here. You have to understand that you're paying more for the Fair Trade factor and that's exactly why you should buy here. I bought a lovely little bag for 1600 and it's was worth every penny. Amazing quality and very...More

2  Thank Hingrid U
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