Archive for January, 2014

Behind the Scenes: A Natural Dyes Class at the LCC

Ever wondered what it’s like to take a natural dyes class here at Ock Pop Tok’s Living Crafts Centre? Or maybe you’ve taken a class before and want to re-live the magic. Check out our latest photo gallery that shows…

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Five Tips for Designers Visiting Luang Prabang

Earlier this month we had the pleasure of welcoming the delightful Niki Groom (AKA Miss Magpie Fashion Spy), a fashion designer for Nomads Fair Trade Clothing in the UK, to Luang Prabang. Niki joined us for a Natural Dyes class at…

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Introducing Our New Store – Ock Pop Tok Boutique

It’s been 13 years since east first met west and Ock Pop Tok launched in Luang Prabang. A few weeks ago we marked an exciting new chapter in our story, with the Vat Sene store closing its doors for the…

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Textile Conservation with Julia Brennan

Big thank you to Julia Brennan, who hails from Washington USA, when she is not busy travelling to care textiles all over the globe. Happily, Julia made it to Luang Prabang and kindly shared her expertise when she donated her…

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The Faces of OPT: Kho Chan

Kho Chan is 42 years old and lives in Luang Prabang with her husband and son. Originally from Nam Bak district, she moved south to Luang Prabang when she got married some years ago. When Kho Chan was nine years…

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