Handicraft is an essential part of the field of arts and design. They are the results of the skillful hands of talented artists, displaying the beauty of the ingenuity and the traditional techniques that no modern machines can create up. Cambodia is very renowned for wonderful handicrafts and the capital Phnom Penh is a must-to-be-mentioned destination when reminding this unique kind of arts. Top 5 ideal places to purchase handicrafts in Phnom Penh below is highly recommended:

Peace Handicrafts

There are a lot of amazing handmade crafts in this beautiful little shop. They sell a variety of items such as bags, wallets, accessories, pieces of jewelry, clothes, scarves…made by recycled materials that help to protect the environment. However, their quality is excellent with a very reasonable price. Especially, the shop creates the sustainable jobs for many local people who suffer from landmines, so buying the products means that you support partly for their lives.
Location: No. 39C, Street 155, Sangkat Toul Tompong I, Khan Chamcarmon, Phnom PenhPeace Handicrafts Phnom Penh

Rehab Craft Cambodia

Rehab Craft Cambodia is a NGO operating to support disadvantaged people. They are the victims of natural disasters, wars or handicapped people. They produce a diverse of quality handmade crafts that are typical products of Laos like wooden sculptures, weavings, brocades… Today, their products are displayed in many local and international showrooms.
Location: No. 01A, Street 278, Sangkat Boeung Keng Kang I, Khan Chamkar Morn, Phnom Penh.
Tell: +855 68 366 366

Rajana Craft Shop

Rajana Craft Shop was officially run in 1995, importing goods from over 100 workshops in Cambodia that each its stuff reflecting a distinctive style. Products here are full of a wide variety of well priced handmade crafts such as accessories, pieces of jewelry, weavings, scarves, pottery… All of them are made by Cambodian artisans who receive a fair price for their products.
Location: 170 Street, 450 Tuol Tom Poung, Phnom Penh
Tell: +855 23 993 642Rajana Craft Shop


Villageworks is a handicraft enterprise, belongs to World Fair Trade Organization( WFTO). The artisans here are mainly ingenious women who create incredible weavings, sewing, embroidery…All of the products here are made totally by hands and each of them has the unique fingerprint, so you cannot find out the same ones. Much more than a handicraft shop, it supplies jobs for local people. Products hide their passion, their family, their lives…and more.
Location: 113 St, Phnom Penh
Tell: +855 23 215 732

Watthan Artisans

Watthan Artisans is an organization that was established to help Cambodian disabilities. They work on handicrafts and wood carvings, silk and cotton garments, jewelry, scarves…with a very high quality that is much better than at the markets. Also, you are given advice by the friendly salesperson before deciding whether to purchase as well as have a chance to visit the workshop, directly witness the staff making excellent handicrafts.
Location: 180 Norodom Blvd, inside Wat Than Pagoda, Sangkat Tonle Basac, Khan Chamkar Morn, Phnom Penh.
Tell: +855 23 216 321Watthan Artisans Phnom Penh