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Hla Day

Closed Now: 10:00 - 21:30
Open today: 10:00 - 21:30
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Favorite Shop in Yangon -

- Hands down. Love the warmth, color, vibrancy and sense of community of Hla Day. All products... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jessica F
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New Delhi, India
via mobile
Incredible hand made artcrafts in a beautiful store with great staff - A must when visiting Yangon!

This shop is just amazing. The moment I entered Hla Day I was positively impacted by the ambience... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2018
Fabricio_C_1
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Barcelona, Spain
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A non-profit social enterprise. Together we work with Myanmar artisans, disadvantaged groups and small local businesses to design, develop and sell quality handmade products with a contemporary twist. We provide a sustainable market place, business...more
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81 Pansodan Street | Lower Middle Block, 1F, Right next to Rangoon Tea House and Sharky's, Yangon (Rangoon) 11181, Myanmar
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

- Hands down. Love the warmth, color, vibrancy and sense of community of Hla Day. All products sourced directly from local artisans with focus on art, sustainability, preservation of heritage and upcycling. Truly shopping with merit in visiting this store.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jessica F
Hla_Day, Communications Manager at Hla Day, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

What a lovey review thank you Jessica! We are pleased to hear that the story of our artisans comes through in our shop and that you noticed our recycled/upcycled products :) We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 11 November 2018

This shop is just amazing. The moment I entered Hla Day I was positively impacted by the ambience and the fantastic hand made artworks. We bought many different items -we will come back when visiting Myanmar again, for sure. In my opinion, the items could...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Fabricio_C_1
Hla_Day, Communications Manager at Hla Day, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2018

Thank you for such a lovely review! We are so pleased you enjoyed your visit to our shop. Safe travels home.

Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

This shop is fantastic, both in ethos and in appearance. All sorts of beautiful and unique handmade items, locally produced and primarily recycled. I feel like I'll be back often and never leave empty handed!More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank GracelessMe
Hla_Day, Communications Manager at Hla Day, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2018

Thank you for leaving such a wonderful review and for noticing our range of upcycled products. We love working with local artisans to develop new products made out of recycled materials. Reframing how we think about "trash" has allowed our artisans to make some truly...More

Reviewed 7 November 2018

Had read of this shop and it was on our (long) list for Yangon, then we stumbled on it after excellent lunch at the Rangoon Tea House. Hla Day is a beautiful, friendly oasis of lovely things! We bought a number of gifts and souvenirs...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank nrfaz
Hla_Day, Communications Manager at Hla Day, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2018

Thank you for your review, we are so pleased you enjoyed your visit to our shop.

Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

A great store to buy gifts for friends and family. Hla Day is a social business that supports local craft makers in Myanmar.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank canyondarcy
Hla_Day, Communications Manager at Hla Day, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2018

Thank you for leaving such a lovely response CanyonDarcy. We are glad you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

Come with enough time to visit this shop and discover its wide variety of beautiful and colourful little artworks made by local people from across Myanmar! You might easily end up spending much more time here than planned!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank nadineandrea
Hla_Day, Communications Advisor at Hla Day, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2018

Thank you for such a beautiful review Nadeska, we are so pleased you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 20 September 2018

prices for wallets made of plastic's with a zip price tag 20 USA Dollar in Ky-at its one week salary of local sales girl or boy look good for look good this shop charges to much to muchMore

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank auzzielly999
Hla_Day, Communications Advisor at Hla Day, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2018

We are sorry you had a negative experience visiting Hla Day. All of our products are sourced from local artisans and made using materials found in Myanmar. Most of the wallets you would have seen in our shop are made from recycled materials, either plastic...More

Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

If you care where and how your stuff are made this is a great place to buy. Plus it has a social cause and purpose not only for profit. This is also an environmental advocacy which i would support. By simply having a water refill...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Notpineapple
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Another great place to buy gift items to take overseas for family & friends. Affordable prices. Very hard to get there

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank GundaBoy
Hla D, lead designer at Hla Day, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Hi Aruna, thank you for your review. You must have come at a very unfortunate time as normally parking isn't a problem. Try another time???

Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

I am so happy to have discovered Hla Day. What an amazing place, particularly good destination if you’d like to buy for kids - there are kids clothes, toys, books, plus clothing, jewellery, postcards etc. I bought some little elephant decorations, some earrings made of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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