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Local Treasures: Must-Haves For The Home

‘Local Treasures’ aims to showcase Filipino finds - anything and everything under the sun that we can be proud of. This is the first of many. So find out what local gems I’ll be sharing about!

Local Treasures: Must-Haves For The Home

Bangar, La Union: Our Story with Inabel

Bangar, La Union ~ a town famous for their centuries-old loom weaving techniques. Each piece tells a story of skill and tradition.

Bangar, La Union: Our Story with Inabel

Tahing Tahanan Meets Hanamayari

What started out as a simple IG Story Tere Pineda posted turned into a source of support from all types of people, including myself. From there, Tahing Tahanan was born, and aspires to become an avenue to support local communities, minorities by providing them a platform for awareness and empowerment.

Tahing Tahanan Meets Hanamayari

Habi: Reviving The Lost Art of Philippine Weaving

Handloom weaving is considered a traditional craft in various regions. It is an intricately practiced, centuries-old tradition performed by tribes all over the country. It’s labor intensive, and depending on what region it’s produced in, it will utilize materials such as buri, inabel, raffia, pineapple, abaca and more.

Habi: Reviving The Lost Art of Philippine Weaving