November has been a busy month for us here at Sop Moei Arts. These last couple of days we’ve spent visiting the new weaving center in Khong Phung to check up on progress and deliver new threads. The Karen community in Khong Phung has contined to grow and there are now […]
Here’s a quick preview of the new cushion collection we’ve been working on with Chris Chun featuring Karen tattoos, chenille and pom poms.
Introducing our new collection of Karen Blouse Cushions! These are made from Pwo Karen women’s blouses and come in a variety of sizes and stunning colours. Available in the Chiang Mai shop and at the Nichada Thani Exhibition and Sale while stock lasts.
Join us for our annual exhibition and sale at Nichada Thani in Bangkok! Date: Friday 10 May – Saturday 11 May Time: 9.30 – 16.00 Location: At the Nichada Club Function Room by the lake and Villa Supermarket This year we’re bringing plenty of baskets, new Karen blouse cushions, wall hangings, […]
Here at Sop Moei Arts we like experimenting with new materials from time to time. Our new collection of scarves are woven in Sop Lan and feature a yarn made of 30% yak hair and 70% cotton on a silk warp. The subtle gray yarn allows the bright […]
Due to the Songkran Holiday here in Thailand our Chiang Mai shop will be closed April 12-16. The Bangkok shop will be closed April 10-16. Both shops will re-open on April 17.
Here’s one of our latest variations on the Karen blanket stripe theme. A palette of warm colours that make lovely rustic cushions. Why not mix and match with our larger chenille cushions for a contemporary ethnic look!
Here’s a sneak preview of a new collection we’re working on with artist Chris Chun. The cushion collection features Pwo Karen tattoos silk-screened on linen with a silk backing – perfect for brightening up any sofa. Check back soon to see more additions to the range!
This spring we’re inspired by bright orange, pomegranate and lime green!
The beginning of March has found us busy! Construction is finally underway on the new weaving center in Khong Phung. Several women are already weaving for us here and more are waiting to join once the weaving center is finished. Read more about the Khong Phung project here
Add a splash of colour! Our latest collection features a range of products using Pwo Karen ethnic textiles: patchwork cushions and tapestries made from Pwo women’s blouses and handwoven table runners straight off the back-strap loom!