Our Mission

Why we are here:
To elevate the profile of Lao textiles and artisans, to increase economic opportunities for artisans, and facilitate creative and educational collaboration in Laos and worldwide.

Our Values

We have a commitment to four values:

  • High quality materials and products
  • Fair trade practices
  • Women’s empowerment
  • Passion for textiles
High Quality Materials: We work with the finest, locally sourced raw materials and oversee all aspects of production to ensure the highest quality handmade products.
Passion: We are an international team that shares a common passion for textiles and cultural exchange, working together in ways that are creative, positive and fun.
Fair trade: We operate on a platform for fair trade that is reflected in our commitment to pay fair wages, ensure safe working conditions and cultivate local and international markets that provide a sustainable source of income for artisans and their communities.
Women’s Empowerment: We are strong supporters of women’s empowerment as a means to promoting economic stability and leadership opportunities, as women are the driving force behind Ock Pop Tok and the handicraft industry.