Type: Gift Stores
Taekee Taekon (pronoucned takeh takone) is a lovely shop specializing in textiles from all over Thailand. A longtime running shop in a neighborhood full of come and go, this is one of Bangkok's... Read More
Taekee Taekon (pronoucned takeh takone) is a lovely shop specializing in textiles from all over Thailand. A longtime running shop in a neighborhood full of come and go, this is one of Bangkok's "hidden" shopping gems. You can buy some decent silk here, along with plenty of other arts and crafts, and there will certainly be something here that can make anybody's souvenir list. Located in a traditional old home fronted by bamboo paneling along artsy Phra Athit Road, this shop is a bit more refined than your average Khao San souvenir joint. Home accessories are available along with the various silk and fabric offerings, and the postcard selection is of the finest quality, with some great black and white prints available showing off a stylish side of Thailand.
118 Phra Athit
- Khao San Road's Best Shopping: "get here by walking from Khao San Road through and behind the temple across Chakraphong Road,,continuing west towards the river until you reach Phra Athit. Turn right here and head up past all the stylish cafes to find Taekee Taekon."
- Best for Khao San Road's Best Shopping Because: for stylish souvenirs and fine silks, Taekee Taekon is a good option around Khao San.