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...
All of our organic cotton bedding is naturally dyed and block printed. Best of all worlds. Tuck into this beautiful bed and drift into indigo dreams
12 days ago
The Caravan Blanket. Nights in the desert can be cold. When the sun goes down & the heat of the day leaves the earth, everything goes quiet. The air can be chilly, but nomadic pastoralists keep the...
2 months ago
New Dreamy Organic Cotton our Kala Cotton Clothing Offering is now available on-line and in the shop. We wanted you to fall in love with cotton all over again.
8 months ago
New Clothing Launch! Maiwa Loves Linen! Honest colour honest clothes. This Collection is now available on-line and in the shop https://maiwa.com/. All 100% Linen, naturally dyed and hand block p...
9 months ago
2 of these handwoven Khadi Kimono Coats have arrived in the on-line shop as well as Cream (in the previous post) #slowclothes
9 months ago
SPRING SALE of Perfectly Imperfect Pieces happening this Thursday at the shop on Granville Island! We're bringing in lots of special pieces that have small flaws or dye imperfections. On sale for a...
10 months ago
This work come from the skilled hands of the women in the tribal community called Dhabria Rabari of the Kachchh desert in Gujarat, India. Embroidery is a unique expression of the embroiderer — no 2...
11 months ago
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