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Threads of Life

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Threads of Life is a fair trade business that uses culture and conservation to alleviate poverty in rural Indonesia. The heirloom-quality textiles and baskets we commission are made with local materials and natural dyes. With the proceeds from the...more
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Jalan Kajeng 24, Ubud 80571, Indonesia
+62 623 61972187
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Reviewed today

This is a beautiful shop full of very special examples of genuine hand-loomed fabrics and works of art. It is a great place to buy a special gift or memento of Bali

Thank 127denise
Reviewed 1 week ago

"Threads of Life" offers amazing educational experiences which help support their important work in creating co-operative sources of income and perpetuating knowledge of traditional arts. The workshop was fun and informative, and effectively reached participants with widely varying experience levels. Combined with a stay at...More

Thank Ariel M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Products of excellent quality, good service and would recommend unreservedly. The service was excellent and information concerning the provenance of the product was readily available.

Thank almostfossil
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our second visit to threads for life and once again we came away with several pieces which are of the very best quality. If you are looking to buy some unique and very special items and are prepared to pay the price (still very, very...More

Thank editionsofyou
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to this shop on recommendations from Tripadvisor. It really is as excellent as the reviews say. We ended up buying a table runner, fan, and a sculpture. Everything is beautifully made and unique. Prices are not cheap but for the quality of the pieces...More

Thank Kirabcr
Reviewed 12 October 2018

This shop is on a street that starts at downtown Ubud, but has no auto traffic, so the walk there is a pleasant one. You pass other art galleries on the way. In addition to art from Bali, they also have crafts from many other...More

Thank Naarden
Reviewed 27 September 2018

A beautiful little shop; the products are all locally made and pricey but of very high quality. Tucked away on a side street, it is a world apart from the cheap mass-produced merchandise you find all over Ubud.

Thank Amy P
Reviewed 23 September 2018

I love this place, such an amazing display of textile arts. Really beautiful so great to learn more about the lengthy process for creating these one off pieces. It's so wonderful to see that there are organisations such as this supporting the continuation of traditional...More

Thank Emily25London
Reviewed 5 September 2018

It was very gratifying to visit this shop and exhibition space to see authentic Indonesian textiles, in both traditional and contemporary styles that do not cater to Western tourists. The weavings, clothing, and baskets were all top-notch and of very high quality.

Thank azbuceadora
Reviewed 25 August 2018

This is more up market than other Balinese stores with beautiful handmade handicrafts from all over Bali. It is well worth visiting this little shop and the people are very helpful in describing the various pieces and the process of making them

Thank caymancaro31
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16 October 2016|
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Response from WillIngram | Property representative |
Hi Chanda - it is possible to visit some of the places that weavers work - as the above says - Sideman and Tenganan are two such places. It takes more time and effort to get to any of the other areas we work as they are... More