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Women's Skills Development Organization

Lakeside, Pokhara | lake side, Pokhara, Pokhara 33411, Nepal
+977 980-2815100
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Nice local and handmade products !

This shop is very nice ! I bought a lot of gifts for my family and friends ! All the products are... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
FloCal28
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Paris, France
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Such a great initiative, empowering woman and showcasing local skills. The products are beautiful... read more

Reviewed April 12, 2018
Libby S
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Lakeside, Pokhara | lake side, Pokhara, Pokhara 33411, Nepal
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This shop is very nice ! I bought a lot of gifts for my family and friends ! All the products are handmade by Nepali women who are part of the association, which is a good motivation to buy some gifts there ! The products...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Such a great initiative, empowering woman and showcasing local skills. The products are beautiful, well designed and very high quality - well worth the money! The o my problem is deciding what to take home with you!! I loved everything! Also, I found out too...More

Thank Libby S
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Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

All the products in this store were beautiful... it was hard to decide what to pick. Instantly you can tell the quality is good and strong. The sales assistant didn’t annoy or pressure us either into any items, she was happy to leave us look...More

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Reviewed 23 January 2018

I love this shop. We purchased a number of gifts to bring back to Australia & everyone loved them. So good to see an organisation makign such a difference.

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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

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Reviewed 4 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

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Reviewed 28 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
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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

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Reviewed 24 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!

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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
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