Noun. | jon - ja - kae |
Jeanjaquet is a slow fashion Filipino islandwear brand that is born from the natural and tropical weather in the pacific islands. Designs are focused on the resort and lounge wear lifestyle, where luxury and artisan handwork meet. Using only premium fabric and materials sourced in the Philippines, each piece is uniquely designed and crafted with meticulous stitching and detail. Originating from islands where it is summer all year round, designs are incessantly fresh, vibrant, light & tropical.
The Jeanjaquet woman appreciates locally well-made clothing, not just for one-time use but with purpose and longevity in mind. A woman who appreciates quality handwork, unique details, light fabrics and constant travel. Women who strive to live their best lives and have great passion for style because these are the type of women who make memories worth showing up and dressing up for.
Arete is an accessories brand solely focused on celebrating Philippine handwork, materials and creativity. All components are 100% sourced in the Philippines and products are hand crafted by Mia Jeanjaquet and local artisans from Manila, Cebu, Bacolod and etc. We continuously search for fresh native materials to incorporate in our designs and communities to collaborate. One of our core advocacies is building our very own community of housewives and teen moms who we teach basic and advanced skills to create our unique designs. We strongly believe in supporting local industries, communities and skill work.
This accessories line that organically started as a hobby has grown into a brand that caters to both the local and international market. Our love for beautiful and well-made handmade pieces truly speaks in all our designs that we continuously love to share with the world and see Filipinas wear with a smile.