Filipinian Women's Sample - Beige, in size 8 only
This is our final prototype with a single Leather Bend outsole and rubber grips on heel and toe. Insole used is reconstituted board instead of Vegetable Tanned leather we currently used. All other benefits and features are as the latest version below:
If you've ever been to or heard of the beautiful Boracay beach, you'll be glad to know that from it's province Aklan is where we source the world-class handwoven Pinya-Abaca-Silk for the main upper of Filipinian. Yup, this guilt-free luxurious athleisure shoes doesn't only make you look good but also makes you feel better knowing what you wear provides livelihood to townspeople.
- The Pinya-Abaca-Silk fabric combined with another handwoven fabric backer called Inabol we sourced from Banaue, Ifugao are embroidered with 32,000 stitches (74,000 per pair) Philippine's national costume Baro't Saya inspired design.
- Top-off with premium leather sourced from one of the few remaining local tanneries.
- Lined with soft premium leather
- Removable cushiony footbed that molds according to your feet within only hours of use
- Leather Bend Sole manually assembled with rubber grips for extra protection
Sizing runs true to size, normal B-width. See Sizing Chart for measurements.
We will donate a certain amount to certain product you purchase from TSEC. Absolutely NO EXTRA COST to you our dear valued customers.
Why do we do that? For us, there is no meaning to what we’ve all been doing if we will not give back to communities.
What’s the catch? Nothing really, but making you feel good that you don’t only get well-made products but in a big way been an instrument also for helping those in need.
How does it work?
- You choose items you like and then checkout as you would normally do.
- The amount we promised to donate on that particular product you bought will be given to the causes* closest to our heart.
- We will keep detailed records of the giving and receiving, and take photos and videos if necessary and with permission from the charity organization. We may post these on our website and is available for anyone to request for inquiry.
*We would love to partner with a third party that has an online apps we can integrate to our website and lets you choose from the list of charities by yourself. However, we feel that we can know better the local charities that needs help, and maybe not only through monetary but also other form of assistance i.e., exposure to social media, voluntary works, etc. Its not written in stone of course and we will be more than happy to forward the amount we promised to donate on the product you bought to any Philippine charity you will instead nominate. Simply include a note instruction on checkout and we will do the rest.
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