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DTI’s Go Lokal! Philippines: Great things come in threes – sustainability, responsibility, and creative livelihood

MANILA – This November, Go Lokal! Philippines will bring to Japan a range of lifestyle and fashion products from twenty-nine (29) social enterprises. From accent furniture, home décor to garments and fashion accessories, Go Lokal! Philippines will feature creations “born” in the Philippines, all hand crafted to blend the traditional beauty of Philippine materials with […]

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LIVING TREASURE. Catalina Ablog of Mindoro, Vigan City, is still able to keep a sharp eye on the fine multicolored threads as she demonstrates the traditional way of weaving textile or “abel” to tourists at the Padre Burgos House – National Museum in Vigan City, Ilocos Sur. The 85-year-old artist learned the art of weaving […]

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