6 - 1666 Johnston Street · Vancouver B.C., V6H 3S2Claim Business
DescriptionMaiwa Est. 1986 in Vancouver, Canada by Charllotte Kwon supports traditional craft through an ethical business model. We support the production of hand embroidered, block-printed, handwoven, and naturally dyed textiles throughout a number of countries. The staff of the Maiwa retail store ensure that the purchasing public knows about the culture of the artifacts, the co-operative, and the living conditions of the artisans.
Imagine an island in the middle of a city. See? You’re already curious. Now picture a place moulded by a fascinating history, buzzing with a colourful artistic community. A living, breathing urban oasis filled with fine waterfront restaurants, theatres, galleries, studios, unique shops, cafes and the most spectacular fresh food market you’ve ever seen. Add a vibrant and diverse mix of people...
When complex pattern gets partnered with simple black & white you get a striking bold & contemporary textile. These are new prints to the shop & on-line all 100% organic cotton and masterfully hand...
2 days ago
New to the shop, heavy weight organic cotton in natural indigo and block print. Follow the link in our bio to see the whole collection. Available on-line, at Maiwa Supply & Maiwa East.
9 days ago
Osage, weld, chamomile and safflower - in celebration of yellows (and sometimes pink! In safflower’s case). Just a friendly reminder that our larger sizes of natural dyes are priced at wholesale ra...
17 days ago
Our SALE continues all weekend at Maiwa and Maiwa Supply. 20% off everything in the shops on Granville island. Great time to stock up al your supplies for your next creative project! Dyes, paints, ...
21 days ago
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