Notadaydream has been selected as a finalist in the category ‘Most Socially Responsible Handbag’. There were more than 1.000 applicants from 28 countries. We applied with our iconic beach bag ‘The Boracay’. The Independent Handbag Designer Awards 2020 is a worldwide leading awards for the industry. The Award Show will be hosted virtually this year from New York City on June 10.Our bags are all handmade by women from Tondo, Manila. The fabrics are handwoven from Ilocos, from the Northern part of the Philippines. The bag designs are inspired by the colors of the beautiful Philippine Islands. By combining these unique fabrics with modern colors and design our bags provide a beautiful, sustainable one of a kind bag.
Proud to inspire
“We’re so excited and extremely honored to be selected as a finalist in this important category”, says co-owner Martine de Leeuw. “For us this confirms that we are ready to take our brand to the next level. We truly believe that you can work socially responsible ánd make beautiful bags people really want to wear at the same time. We hope to inspire that being socially responsible can be part of any brand”.
“We are living here ’in Manila and we chose to give back by applying our expertise of market needs and commercial skills”, adds co-owner Sheri Scott-De Leon. “We create sustainable economic opportunities for our team because we believe that we can support each other in realizing dreams. Empowered women empower women.”