Myanmar: Where to Shop: Fashion & Accessories: Yoyamay
Upstairs from tchotchke-heavy Scott Market, this excellent small shop specializes in textiles from various ethnic groups, including the Chin who produce incredibly beautiful, heavy textiles made with natural dyes. There are vintage pieces as well as other ethnic crafts, like jewelry and accessories. The owner, a native of the Chin state, is incredibly knowledgeable helping customers select among these truly special wares.
Read an article about the boutique in the Myanmar Times— Simone Girner 04/11/2012