HUB: Make Lab is a bazaar within the First United Building in Escolta Street. It’s an experimental space where Manila’s artists, creatives, and entrepreneurs can sell their crafts. Point your cameras towards the random variety of goods including contemporary furniture, desk plants, and locally-made artisan perfumes.
Angkor Handicraft Association (AHA) is a non-profit business organization that focuses on strengthening Siem Reap’s local handicraft sector. Explore the intricacies that come with creating authentic Khmer items as you’re exposed to the actual production process! Head to AHA’s Souvenir Market and Fair Trade Village to watch skilled artisans make everything on site: handwoven silk, silverware, ceramics, and bronze statue, to name just a few. They hold various workshops, as well; join one or two to learn from the masters!