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Batek Lah Collection

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Decent place to get good quality batek in town

Small shop in an unexpected place on Transfer Road. Got to look out for it or you may miss the shop... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
greenham01
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San Jose, California
Good quality, pleasant shopping experience, reasonable prices.

Went here in my search for handmade batik. They have s very nice selection of sarongs, clothing... read more

Reviewed July 31, 2018
adatee
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Philadelphia
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Batek-Lah Collection was established in 1980. Under the management of Lim Trading, it has over 30 years of experience in the batik industry. We specialized in 100% Handmade Genuine Batik and provide various types of products such as Men & Women...more
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No. 158 Jalan Transfer | Near to Hotel Penaga, George Town, Penang Island 10050, Malaysia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Small shop in an unexpected place on Transfer Road. Got to look out for it or you may miss the shop (left hand side of the road as you approach the traffic lights) - there is a small lot for a couple of cars to...More

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JamesL6889, Owner at Batek Lah Collection, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your positive review to us... We will keep it up and do more enhancement on the our product variety and our shop. Anything you may visit our website and fb page for latest update. Thanks

Reviewed July 31, 2018

Went here in my search for handmade batik. They have s very nice selection of sarongs, clothing, purses & small items, as well as fabric by the meter. I wound up purchasing fabric and a lovely sarong. I was very tempted by a silk shawl....More

Thank adatee
James L, Owner at Batek Lah Collection, responded to this reviewResponded August 2, 2018

Thanks for your excellent rating. We will keep it up and do it better and provide more nice batik to our customer. You may log in to our website and fb page on our update. Anything please let us know. Thanks

Reviewed June 18, 2018

Aside from having their own collections and offering some of the most intricate designs, BatekLah also doe tailoring to a very high standard at rather affordable rates. We will certainly be back.

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James L, Owner at Batek Lah Collection, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2018

Thanks for your excellent rating... We will keep on improve our service to the best for our customer. Thanks for your support to make us better...

Reviewed January 10, 2018 via mobile

This is the place where I usually pick up my batik collections in town, save me hustle and bustle to move around to look for batik items when I need some. I bought 2 pieces of hand-drawn shirts from the shop in Jalan Transfer a...More

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James L, Owner at Batek Lah Collection, responded to this reviewResponded January 12, 2018

Thanks for your rate and in future we plan and try to set up some batik process demonstration in our shop. Hope will get it done by this 1st quarter of 2018. Anything please let us know. Thanks

Reviewed September 20, 2017

Bought more than several items here. Small boutique manufacturer with own shop on Jalan Transfer. Excellent high quality batik clothing, shirts, souvenirs, aprons and other textile products. The batik is more artistic, cheaper and generally superior quality to that sold at the touristy Penang Batik...More

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Management response:Responded September 21, 2017

Thanks for your visiting and your rating... Anything you may drop us an email and visit our FB page for latest update. Hope will hear from you soon. Thanks for your support...

Reviewed September 4, 2017 via mobile

Clean store. Mr.James Lim. Great and nice owner, greet you with he will greet you with great information about his batik. They got beautiful hand drawn and block print. many beautiful collections. Great price for good quality. Modern and chic pattern batik. Must visit Store

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Management response:Responded September 6, 2017

Great thanks for your rating to Batek-Lah Collection... Thanks for your visit to our shop as well. We are working out some fashion batik series and will update on our website and FB page. Anything please let us know. Thanks for your support...

Reviewed August 15, 2017

A very large shop with a wide selection of batiks. They seem to be a lot cheaper than other places in the tourist areas and definitely cheaper than the airport where they are nearly double the price. The staff are lovely and there is not...More

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Management response:Responded August 17, 2017

Thanks for your review and rating... You may email us if any inquiry on batik in future. We will update latest product and fabric design on our website and FB page. Anything please let us know. Thanks

Reviewed May 9, 2017 via mobile

Reasonably priced shop with a range of purses, cosmetic bags, handbags, headbands, picture frames and clothing in batik. Different qualities of batik sarongs as well and very helpful staff.

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Management response:Responded May 11, 2017

Thanks for your visit and your rating... We will keep on update our the latest creation and design on our webpage and fb page. Hope will hear from you soon. Thanks

Reviewed December 12, 2016 via mobile

Batek wholesaler who also sells Batek to public. Medium sized-shop which showcases some of its creations. James Lim, son of proprietor stated that they have been in the business for 30 years. Friendly and attended to us while shopping there.

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Management response:Responded February 17, 2017

Hi, Sorry for late reply and thanks for your visit to our showroom. We will keep on updating the latest product in our website. Anything please let us know. Thanks

Reviewed September 16, 2015

Plenty of variety of local batek of product. We are very happy that it's so easy to get a great souvenir for our friends at here. It's really a lot of choices and it's also very delightful place to shop around.

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