Kawan, which means “herd”, symbolizes the resilience and positivity of the people of payatas where our talented and skilled partners, Virgil Eco Weavers are from.
Recognized as a thriving place of hope and opportunity because of its growing micro-enterprises ecosystem, Payatas is rising and moving forward as a community even after a tragedy that took over 1000 lives happened in the past. Sewing and weaving have paved the way for development of the community’s livelihood. Making use of strips of upcycled colorful fabrics, Kawan features the community's signature basket weave design.
Each piece, made with love and intention, seeking only to provide the best essentials fit for your everyday lifestyle.