Banana Cloth

The banana fiber is often found in Thailand and one use is to use the coarse variety of textiles as an exfoliating soap covering.

Distressed wood decor

Unless you’ve been living in a cave lately, you’ll probably have noticed that distressed wood (or weathered wood) is making a major comeback in the home décor line. Perhaps you have a friend that picked up an antique, or visited a café or coffee shop that had a couple signature pieces of distressed wood art….

Visiting a wood workshop

How some of roro’s products are made Tucked away in the outskirts of Chiang Mai and nestled between rice paddies that formed the name of the old Lanna kingdom (Lan-na meaning “Million [rice] fields”), lies the village of Boh Sang.  Every day, tourist vans swing by the main plaza, part strip-mall, part-market, where workshops display…