WVN Home Textiles
About the organization
WVN Home Textiles is a women-owned enterprise which creates handwoven textile products. They work with weaving communities around the Philippines to co-create contemporary textiles that can be used for the home. WVN's products are traditionally made using local handloom weaving methods.
Retail & Ecommerce
Fair Trade, Filipino handcrafts, Jewelry, bags & accessories
What makes it a social enterprise?
WVN Home Textile's advocacy is to reinvigorate the use of their local textiles by making it relevant to the younger generation. Their dream is to get younger people into handloom weaving by showing its financially viability, and for these young weavers to recover the skills and tradition passed down to them by their mothers and grandmothers.
What is its social cause?Culture, Employment development & skills training
Who does it impact?Youth, Women
Resources to learn more about WVN Home Textiles
[Cat Juan] WVN Home: A Local Brand with a Purpose
[The Neighborhood PH] Small Girl, Big City: The 2017 NBHD Gift Guide (The South)
[The Spark Project] WVN Summer Towels
[Preen] 9 Local Home Brands You Should Support
[Focus Feature] Seeking big online support for small business ideas