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Maya Kotan

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Great Textiles With A Passion

This little indigenous cotton textiles store is a block off the main pedestrian drag. It is worth... read more

Reviewed June 1, 2017
Taylor, Texas
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Passion for textiles

Visited the workshop of Maya Kotan this evening and received a warm welcome from Paz the director... read more

Reviewed March 30, 2017
darien ct.
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Jun 1, 2017
“Great Textiles With A Passion”
Mar 30, 2017
“Passion for textiles”
Maya Kotan is a shop and workshop where you can both buy and create high quality hand woven textiles. Working with a 100% cotton and an ancient weaving technique (the backstrap loom) Maya Kotan creates scarves, shawls, bags, and a variety of...more
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Avenida Diego Dugelay 16B | Barrio de Guadalupe, San Cristobal de las Casas 29230, Mexico
+52 967 631 3190
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Reviewed June 1, 2017 via mobile

This little indigenous cotton textiles store is a block off the main pedestrian drag. It is worth getting to. Before we decided to purchase, we examined the hand woven work carefully, and then compared it to some of the other shops. There was a noticeable...More

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ecodevos, Owner at Maya Kotan, responded to this reviewResponded June 7, 2017

Thank you so mucho for your review and purchase. It made our day!. We hope to see you back soon!.

Reviewed March 30, 2017 via mobile

Visited the workshop of Maya Kotan this evening and received a warm welcome from Paz the director and everyone working there was so passionate and dedicated to the craft of textiles. The color palettes are sophisticated and the fabrics century so soft and and the...More

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ecodevos, Owner at Maya Kotan, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2017

Thank you so much for your review!. We hope you had a good trip back to SF! :-)

Reviewed April 2, 2016

Welcoming and friendly. Paz has dedicated her time and effort into a beautifully organised array of fabrics, clothing and home furnishings. She is talkative and enthusiast about almost anything. A must-see when visiting san cristobal del la casas.

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Reviewed January 13, 2016

I have watched Maya Kotan grow and am so thrilled to be back and view the gorgeous textiles available. The handwoven textiles are of superb quality are designed to meet the needs of home owners and designers world wide. You may find shawls,tableware, purses and...More

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Reviewed February 5, 2015

A perfect blend between tradition and contemporary design. Beautiful,elegant,delicate and high quality textil pieces. A very good choice to buy textil in San Cristobal de las Casas. I strongly recommend it.

3  Thank Luziamolina
Reviewed February 5, 2015

I loved the designs, they are unique!!!! The idea of using traditional mayan sewing to make modern and colorful designs was great, at the same time that helps Indigenous woman earn decent livelihoods. If this wasn´t enough, the owner is very nice and helpful!!!

4  Thank Renata C
Reviewed October 25, 2014

This shop has class! A beautiful spacious shop a pleasure to browse.I enjoy admiring the quality of cotton textiles this store is preseting. After a chat with personnel it is clear they are working with the local weavers to design wearable art/fashion in very marketable...More

3  Thank danna l
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