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We stopped by the Beading Cooperative today. 4 or 5 women were working on beading projects and... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Regina R
Powhatan, Virginia
Good presents

Very good cause, feel like all the money spent actually goes to the people who should have it, not... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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La Gloria, Isla Mujeres, Mexico
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Reviewed yesterday

We stopped by the Beading Cooperative today. 4 or 5 women were working on beading projects and allowed us to leisurely shop without being hassled. That was a JOY to us, after being hounded to death by hawkers in town. We were able to pick...More

Thank Regina R
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very good cause, feel like all the money spent actually goes to the people who should have it, not the middleman. Women heading and singing to the radio and laughing so much to choose from

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Reviewed 4 days ago

My sister and her friend had bragged about this place, so I was interesting in checking it out. My sister had a bracelet she bought there break, so we stopped to have them fix it. I bought a couple items while there. It was great...More

Thank lil0kie58
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everyone loves a souvenir with a purpose. This place is great for that. Local women using their talents to bless other local women and children. Plus the bracelets and necklaces are very pretty!

Thank Eli P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Shop for a good cause with your $ while also getting some beautiful jewelry. We bought gifts for 15 women and were proud to contribute to their hard work and talent. Reasonably priced and gorgeous work.

Thank BeachSnorkelLovers
Reviewed 1 week ago

When you shop at the Women's Beading Cooperative not only are you supporting the beautiful women of Isla Mujeres but you also get the opportunity to purchase some stunning and unique pieces of jewellery. These ladies are very talented, meticulously working away to produce some...More

Thank Yvette B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is on the south side of the island in the neighborhoods. These women make beautiful pieces of jewelry, headbands, purses. All items use the small beading technique and are very colorful. Prices are competitive to the downtown stores.

Thank Cathy A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Read about this place and made a quick stop. The detail and work is incredible. Bought 2 really cute flat bracelets and a coin purse. Such a variety of items though!

Thank Mo G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

nice working place, few minute stop unless you are very into crafts. stopped by during golf cart rental tour.

Thank tamanios
Reviewed May 28, 2018

This women's cooperative in Isla Mujeres Mexico is a place to visit and support the women who work there. 80% of the money they earn goes to them to support their families, 20% of the money is used for supplies. they make necklaces, earrings, bracelets...More

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December 21, 2016|
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Response from kfrlisw | Property representative |
The women's bead coop is open 9 - 5 Monday - Saturday. Closed Sunday!
June 13, 2016|
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Response from FSD17 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for late reply. Like others said depends where you are staying. We found Isla to be very safe. We took taxis for the first few days and then opted to rent a golf cart for 5 + days. We stayed in a condo that was located... More
Gabrielle H
December 15, 2015|
Response from kfrlisw | Property representative |
I just saw your post! The bead coop is in La Gloria on the same piece of land as the Cruz Roja (Red Cross). Take the eastern Caribbean road past La Gloria and when you come to a divided road that goes east/west, (right... More