NAWA PH: T’boli Jewelry For a Cause

June 15, 2017 7:00 pm by Karla Ramos

For fashion connoisseurs, it is difficult to find a place where you can buy indigenous-inspired accessories that can both be locally-produced, nice looking, and uplift the indigenous people. Nawa PH proves that it doesn’t have to be tricky as they are one of the few local jewelry stores who manage […]


Lumago Designs Invites You to #BeadTheChange

February 5, 2017 7:00 pm by Eunice Guzon

Lumago means ‘to blossom (abundantly)’ in Filipino. This word is a perfect fit for Lumago Designs, an enterprise that sprung from a little bud of hope — an idea that could potentially create a sustainable, environment-friendly and creative enterprise for the women of Dumaguete City. December, 2016 — I still […]


Empowering Women: Olivia & Diego

January 4, 2017 7:00 pm by Bettina Bacani

It’s no secret that women love jewelry. There’s a reason why the song “Diamonds are a Girl’s Best Friend” was written. Jewelry comes in many shapes, styles, and sizes that can suit every personality. It can make or break an outfit and can give a woman that extra boost of […]


Touched by an Angel

December 20, 2016 10:10 pm by Karla Ramos

Text by Anina Marie Tan | Photos courtesy of Angela Angeles In a world where fashion continuously evolves and transcends, being stylish can be described in more than a handful ways. There are those who choose clothing to be the star of their look and others who make accessories speak […]


Creativity Taking Shape

December 20, 2016 1:01 am by Karla Ramos

Text and Photos by Alvina Shih Since she was a child, Alvina Shih has always enjoyed immersing herself in creative activities. Chinese calligraphy, origami, knitting, and her love for learning new crafts were some of the things she was passionate about in her childhood. Her path to jewelry making came […]