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Via Regina Margherita 168, 09017 Sant'Antioco, Sardinia, Italy
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Reviewed December 13, 2018

Chiara is perhaps the last person in the world, who knows the secret of sea silk. It is a must to visit her and learn about it if you are around....

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank izif_37
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

It has been a pleasure to actually see how she was spinning the thread and “harvester” the silk of the sea and the magic how it turned to golden shine, magic :) A must see in S. Antioco... don’t forget to donate !

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ChrisWachsmuth
Reviewed December 28, 2016

It is fascinating to see this ancient, precious and rare type of lace, admire its golden colour in the sunlight, see how it is spun and integrated in the traditional crafts mrs.Vigo makes... Regardless of how her personality may impact on you, "bisso" itself remains...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Laura M
Reviewed November 4, 2016

Our guide took us to see the Museo and to meet with Chiara. We hear how she dives to gigantic mussels about 1 metre high and harvests the 'beard' which is produced by the mussel she is a free diver and can stay underwater for...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed April 23, 2016

What a beautiful soul! Maestro Chiara Vigo is the only one on earth doing this kind of spinning, and spun from the gel that the shell expels, that solidifies when it hits the water. It is amazing to watch her. I was overwhelmed with emotion...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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Hello, yes there is a vai. Go on the website of Chiara and click in SOS Museo
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