1. BANGA: A BALANCING ACT

    BANGA: A BALANCING ACT The history of the Banga Dance tells us a story of Filipino women’s strength, resilience and grace. Banga (pronounced ba-nga...
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  2. KUSIKUS: TRADITIONAL FILIPINO PATTERNS + KRISTINE PEÑAFIEL SALVIEJO

    Kristine Peñafiel Salviejo brings psychedelic, nostalgic vibes to modern, artisan-made objects, giving life to a new wave of Filipino-American design that appreciates consciousness, history, and experimentation.
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  3. LA ROCA: THE HANDS THAT CARVE MAAARI'S MARBLE

    LA ROCA: THE HANDS THAT CARVE MAAARI'S MARBLE La Roca is committed to bringing economic opportunities back to the Romblon province of the Philippin...
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  4. The Story Behind our MAAARI x ANTHILL Textiles

        THE STORY BEHIND OUR MAAARIxANTHILL TEXTILES A Personal Account by Samantha Roxas, Co-Founder Passports… bug spray… meticulously color...
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  5. Meeting the creators of KKIBO x Cloth Object Wild Bamboo Project

    This is a higher quality bag; when Filipino artisans are able to practice and sell their higher levels of craftsmanship, they work harder to show pride in their work and country. This is the mastered craftsmanship we all want to preserve.

     

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  6. WE GOT IT FROM OUR MAMAS

           Born and raised in the Philippines, our mothers left the lives they knew and journeyed to the United States.  They had bigger dreams of ...
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