‘TAPESTRY’Fashioning stories of the ilipina for Women’s MonthBy NIKA ROQUEhome/Weekly/The Lookbook/Fashioning stories of the ilipina for Women’s MonthAs the world marks International Women’s Month, the Gender-Responsive Economic Actions for the Transformation (Great) of Women has turned their advocacy up a stylish notch by giving women a larger platform to share their talent at The Shangri-La Makati. This year, they chose to spotlight Filipina weavers and their products as their every one of their fashion pieces tell a story. Unfortunately, this community-based livelihood is slowly decreasing, thus Great Women’s vital contribution with this project. “She came up with this beautiful exquisite piece which now a proud part of the Great Women collection,” she enthused. “The stories of simple pieces also speak about the innovation we are out to set on the platform for Great Women.
Source: Manila Times March 15, 2019 16:30 UTC