Lifestyle.Inquirer.NET: How Habi makes a difference in the lives of Filipino weavers

In 2016, in a meeting with weavers from Kabankalan, Negros Occidental, Negrense entrepreneur Michael Claparols learned about the poor sales of their woven runners, shawls and placemats. The products used polyester threads which, although cheap, paled in comparison to the fine and nubby texture of cotton.

Maribel Ongpin On HABI’s Efforts To Revive The Philippine Cotton Industry

HABI Chairperson Maribel Ongpin has been fervently working across the archipelago not only to promot…

‘Likhang Habi Fair’ spotlights Filipino weavers’ craft anew

HABI the Philippine Textile Council continues to promote the “preservation and creative enhancemen…

HABI Fair To Showcase The Stunning Craftsmanship of Filipino Weavers

Expect to see the finest in Philippine-made textile products as the annual market fair of HABI, The …