• The Plait Lady
    Photo courtesy of Chelle Koster Walton
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The Plait Lady

Type: Specialty Shops

Map / Directions 10Best Says

Fact #1: The downtown Nassau Straw Market carries very little Bahamian straw work. Fact #2: The real stuff is created mostly on Out Islands such as Long and Andros Island. Hand craftsmen dry,...  Read More

  • Best Shopping: "The coiled-weave baskets you find here come from Andros Island and are often brightened with bits of Androsia Batik also made there."
  • Recommended as Best Shopping Because: This - not the Straw Market - is the place to find authentic, hand-plaited Bahamian straw work.

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