When it comes to arts and crafts, every Filipino’s go-to place to buy materials is National Bookstore. While it may have a wide selection of art supplies, they don’t always provide what you need. In times like these, sourcing for other shops is a great way to meet your demands and make your creative mind at peace.
There are actually many arts and crafts stores in Manila and for art lovers, these places are like heaven on earth. Some stores focus on materials like paints, pens, papers, stationeries and brushes, while others also offer products made local artists, like pouches, pins, stickers, bookmarks, amigurumi, keychains and more. Other stores also sell cute lanterns, bags, mugs, and notebooks that you often see on Pinterest boards and Instagram feeds.
Prepare your wallets because you’ll definitely spend more than what you plan to. Here are the art and craft stores in Manila that you should visit: [Read more…]