AMBOH FRIENDS' CORNER
In our wish to promote local businesses, artists and designers we do have a friends' corner dedicated to different lovely products that could make great gifts for your friends and family.
All the products below are available at AMBOH ESPADRILLE, #45 Street 21 Phnom Penh.
LOY, meaning "cool" in Khmer, is a project runned by local and foreign artists to create Cambodian influenced designs on paper wallets. Loy Wallets are made of Tyvek, obtained from recycled materials which make them much more resistant, waterproof and light.
Link to the Facebook page: LOY Wallet
TRAVEL ROLL by Raphaël Seyfried
Travel Roll emerged from a French man willing to discover in depth the beauty of Cambodia, from its natural landscapes to its wonderful people. Spending years exploring almost all corners of the country, he created rolled up travelogues with daily life drawings from his journey.
Framed or kept rolled up, these beautiful pieces of artwork will make great gifts or souvenirs.
Link to the Facebook page: TRAVEL ROLL
Bumi aims to support social businesses and isolated people around Cambodia. They put skills together to create original and practical bags for your daily life.
All products are designed and handmade with love in Phnom Penh. Bumi's partners are carefully selected in order to respect the values they want to channel through the brand.
Link to the website : BUMI bags
GREG MO PHOTOGRAPHY
Greg Mo is a freelance photographer specialized in capturing life in Southeast Asia in a colorful way. His goal in publishing books is to share typical stories that surprises and amuses travelers. He already made several books on different topics : napping of Cambodia, smiles, Angkor Temples etc... His last project shows the most original drivers of Cambodia.
Link to the website : GREG MO - Photography
FAIRWEAVE is an ethical textile and fashion brand specialized in natural dye and hand woven with fines natural fibers and premium Golden Silk. They work with local artisans using traditional skills and aim to empower rural communities to generate fair income in a safe working environment. The brand has lots of different products such as silk scarves, cotton scarves, fashion accessories or home accessories.
Link to the website : FAIR WEAVE
Chifumi is a French artist living and working in Phnom Penh since 2012. He was one of the first representative artists of the street art scene in Cambodia. Chifumi is regularly invited to paint over walls for international festivals (France, Denmark, India...). He found in Cambodia a privileged playground and draws inspiration from Khmer Arts and Culture.
Link to the website : CHIFUMI
Dai Khmer is a social enterprise focusing on empowering women in Cambodia through handmade health and wellbeing products using 100% natural materials. It supports women to reach financial independence for themselves and their families.
A wide range of products are available such as coconut oil, handmade soaps (charcoal, turmeric, coconut, aloe vera...) or moisturizing cream.
Link to the website : DAI KHMER
PENH LENH has for mission to empower margenilized and at-risk young women in Cambodia to pursue their life goals through quality education, vocational training, and advanced career opportunities. Created in 2013, the brand has numerous of beautiful jewels, all handcrafted in Cambodia. You'll find some bold, colorful, and unique pieces.
Link to the website : PENH LENH