BANIG X YAKAN
Utilizing traditional methods and materials, we offer a vibrant line of products, from mats to laptop sleeves to bags. Each item is handmade by local craftsmen and women, and will help keep the practice of weaving alive in the Philippines.
From the hands of weavers to yours.As a social enterprise, we don’t just buy and sell - we work together with artisans to create products that are both attractive for the customer and profitable for the maker.
The Craft of Waiting
In one section of the floor, ate Arlene crouches over a mat woven from dried tikog leaves. She is positioned near the metal gate where the morning light spills in between the bars, illuminating her workspace. Across the room, on a table near a window with half-open wooden shutters sits ate Beth.