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Empowering local women

Promoted by Kumaon Grameen Udyog, this tiny shop stocks stoles, shawls and mufflers in a plethora... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2018
MitraSharma
,
New Delhi, India
via mobile
Must visit shop

Kilmora is basically managed by an NGO and the % of sale goes to the person who has created the... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2018
AnnuYadav
,
Noida, India
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Kilmora is a brand from the mountains of Kumaon, Uttarakhand, promoted by Kumaon Grameen Udyog, a social enterprise working with the hill communities. KGU is a section 8 company and it is mandated to plough back all profit into rural development...more
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Sargakhet village, Mukteshwar 263138, India
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Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

Visited this shop in kasialekh as the kilmora shop in Mukteshwar was closed for tea break. Woollen products and spices were available apart from the apricot oil. They accept credit cards. You can support a child's education by buying a set of greeting cards. One...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sujit1961
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Today we are on our way to Mukteswar from Mayavati & will stay 10 & 11 th May here. While we were just entering the hamlet, we came across a retail shop ie Kilmora Retail Shop on Mukteswar road. We entered the shop & observed...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Promoted by Kumaon Grameen Udyog, this tiny shop stocks stoles, shawls and mufflers in a plethora of colours, along side cute knitted dolls. They also stock a limited variety of dried herbs, chutney & jams.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 16 June 2018

Kilmora is basically managed by an NGO and the % of sale goes to the person who has created the stuff. They have good woolen, silk and handicraft items. MOreover you can also find jam, scrub, pickles etc. Rates are comparatively cheaper with respect to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank AnnuYadav
Srishti S, Manager at Kilmora Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018

Thanks Annu! Please visit us again!

Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

We shopped for stoles, sweater, apricot jam, scrub and some small gift items for kids. The stuff is a priced a little on the higher side but you don’t mind paying cause the profits go to the education of kids and for women welfare in...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Explorer_SwatiG
Srishti S, Manager at Kilmora Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018

Thanks Swati!

Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

The place is run by an ngo and sell products made by local women. The variety is good. Specially the cute dolls made of wool. The price is also good and not very expensive. Can look to buy some souvenir and gifts of wool from...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank tusharg918
Srishti S, Manager at Kilmora Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018

Thanks a lot Tushar! Please visit us again!

Reviewed 16 May 2018

I look at this shop more as a revenue for locals. The ladies and men who didnt know anything about knitting and stitching have been trained to do this work. The people behind these organisations put in lot of effort to use the local resources...More

Date of experience: June 2017
2  Thank poojabansal
Srishti S, Manager at Kilmora Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018

Thanks for your kind words Pooja. People like you act as our motivators.

Reviewed 7 April 2018

This place has some authentic local handicrafts such as soft woolen toys, sweaters, mufflers. The place also have jam jelly pickles. Bought an apricot jam, which was very tasty. A good option for taking back some authentic souvenirs from this beautiful Himalayan village. Situated on...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank kakaanirban
Srishti S, Manager at Kilmora Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018

Glad that you liked our products :)

Reviewed 29 December 2017

Located a little far from the main market area and on the way to Chauli ki Jali, this small shop offers woolens, jams, pickles, dried herbs made by locals of Kumaon region. Surely worth a visit and don't forget to try the apricot & peach...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank AnvitaShukla
Srishti S, Manager at Kilmora Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2018

Thanks a lot Anvita! Hope to see you again.

Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

Great shop with local products such as knit wear, spices, soaps and more. When you buy something you support the women in the neigburhood.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Robin_vote
Srishti S, Manager at Kilmora Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2018

Our women cant be more thankful for your contribution in their welfare!! Hope to see you again.

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