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Home Revamping With Artisanal Pieces From Cagayan Valley


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Choose Philippines | Jan 14, 2020

You may be familiar with the handcrafted Philippine products of the South, such as those found in the Visayas and Mindanao, but how often do you encounter pieces from the North, specifically from Cagayan Valley?

[related: Batanes: The Elusive Land Of Unparalleled Beauty]

Composed of Batanes, Cagayan, Isabela, Nueva Viscaya, and Quirino provinces, this northeastern region in Luzon is located in between the Sierra Madre and Cordillera mountain ranges. It boasts mostly of an agricultural economy that also produces many fine handicrafts using natural materials and sustainable resources found in the area.

[related: In Photos: The Stunning Sunset Of Basco, Batanes]

Manila FAME, the country’s premier lifestyle and design trade show, has been one of the main platforms where the small and medium scaled enterprises of the region exhibit their products. Check out the gallery above for some top picks to add Northern pizzaz to your abode! 

ALSO READ: Traveler Captures “Blissful Batanes” In These 15 Bewildering Photographs

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