Store Early for Christmas at this Yr’s Likhang Habi Textile Truthful

Likhang Habi Textile Truthful 2018

What may very well be extra thrilling than prepping for Christmas with early purchasing?

Purchasing for the vacations can even imply understanding extra about native artistry and supporting conventional weavers within the nation.

La Herminia Pina Silk - Likhang Habi Textile Fair 2018
La Herminia Pina Silk – Likhang Habi Textile Truthful 2018

The eighth Likhang Habi Textile Truthful 2018 (FB Web page) taking place on the Exercise Space of the Glorietta Mall in Ayala Middle, Makati Metropolis on October 12 to 14, 2018 may offer you extra causes to take action.

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This yr, conventional weavers from totally different native communities will take heart stage as they showcase distinctive abilities in weaving materials.

WVN - Likhang Habi
WVN – Likhang Habi

Dubbed Woven Voyages: eightth Likhang Habi Textile Truthful 2018,” the three-day honest is organized by HABI the Philippine Textile Council, which is designed to showcase the artistry of the nation’s indigenous weavers.

Specializing in merchandise made from pure materials and established manufacturers which supply materials from weavers, the honest will function modern luggage made by the Yakans of Basilan, hand-woven blankets, covers, and napkins from the Ilocos area in addition to toys and novelty objects made by native craftsmen.

Ancestral Crafts - Likhang Habi
Ancestral Crafts – Likhang Habi

Friends can roam across the honest’s huge pool of exhibitors together with established manufacturers and producers akin to Rurungan sa Tukod Basis, Interweave, Yakang Yaka, Manila Collectible, Casa Mercedes, Filip+Inna, Presents & Graces Basis, Good Luck, People, La Herminia Piña, Liwayway Handicraft, Inventive Definitions, Kalinga Weaving, Ayala Basis, Inc., and objects by famous Filipina artist and designer Ditta Sandico.

These manufacturers showcase numerous merchandise which might slot in your Christmas purchasing checklist. Out of your husband and children to your grandmother and your officemate, the honest encompasses merchandise overlaying style, residence and even meals.

Beatriz Accessories for HABI 2018 - Likhang Habi Textile Fair
Beatriz Equipment for HABI 2018 – Likhang Habi Textile Truthful

What HABI goals is to encourage the nation’s indigenous weavers from locations as various as Kalinga, Ifugao, Mindoro, and Basilan to make use of pure materials as a substitute of artificial ones. This shall enhance high quality of their works and make them notice the worth of their craft. Except for that, weavers are taught to make use of pure materials which decrease their carbon footprint and improve the neighborhood’s sustainability.

HABI emphasizes that the commerce honest is not only about promoting. It additionally calls as consciousness for the general public to think about using eco-friendly supplies and contribute in sustainability, all whereas preserving traditions.

The honest additionally has a style present highlighting the woven materials by Patis Tesoro, Len Cabili of Filip+Inna, LARA Samar, Jor-el Espina, Boy Guino-o of Alfonso Davao, Twinkle Ferraren, Malaysian designer Edric Ong and Laura Fontan of Vietnam style home Chula promise to impress buyers and mall goers.

Cotton Ikat by Binalkay
Cotton Ikat by Binalkay

An exhibit that includes the textile artwork of the Filipina-French artist Olivia d’Aboville, and the works of the winners of the Lourdes Montinola Weaving Competitors may also be proven.

This yr’s commerce honest will showcase greater than 80 exhibitors, together with textile exhibitors from the ASEAN area, particularly, the weaving communities of Brunei, Indonesia, Myanmar, Malaysia, and Vietnam.

For extra data, please name the HABI Philippine Textile Council at +63 927 852.6955 or ship an e-mail to:  You may additionally comply with @HabiThePhilTextileCouncil on Fb and @habifair on Instagram or go to their web site:

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