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Supporting Nest Guild Artisans in unprecedented times.

Larone is proud to be a part of the Nest Artisan Guild. On the link, you can find businesses like Larone who employ artisans and weavers all over the world. Now more than ever, the retail businesses needs to rethink how they source product, shoppers need to rethink how they buy product, and manufacturing needs to rethink how they produce product.

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5 Ways to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint as a Small Business

At Larone, we care deeply about the environment and about reducing our carbon footprint. It isn't enough that our product and operations are as green as possible. We look for ways to save energy and natural resources in our office and factory, here are some not-so-obvious ways that you may want to try yourself: 1. Each light bulb has a switch of its own. This way we only turn on the lights that are needed to light the work area of an individual person. 2. In my office, we installed some glass panels on the wall to let natural light in. This allows me to have adequate lighting without having to switch on all the lights. 3. I wear summer dresses...

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4 Easy Ways to Embrace Zero-Waste Lifestyle

1. Refuse single-use, buy refillable 2. Carry a carry-all. (Larone handbags come with or without lining and even removable lining so that you can carry wet stuff from the market or beach as well as your essentials, no plastic bags needed, thank you!) 3. Support brands that advocate for zero waste in their product as well as in their operations. (Larone items are all handwoven which by its nature means zero waste because materials are woven exactly to spec. No cutting, no scraps). 4. Remember that the "zero" in zero waste is a misnomer. It's about making better choices!

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6 Tips on How you Can Decorate Your Home Naturally

1. A simple addition of plants. Sometimes the addition of a single natural object can launch a vignette into perfection. Look for plants that have interesting shapes and colors and are to scale with the rest of the display. 2.Handwoven baskets for catch-alls, trays, and containers.Go all out with the nature theme and slide natural finds into places where the function is the primary purpose. Take, for example, a handwoven basket made of natural fibers can pretty much accentuate the vibe while holding some of your favorite fruits. 3. Green. Greener. Greenest!For your next centerpiece or tabletop display, try this: Gather an assortment of cylindrical vases in various sizes, along with large leaves in a variety of textures and color...

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What makes our fashion different?

  What is in the heart of our fashion? What makes us different? Where else can I start but from the very beginning, over 90 years ago with my grandfather, Alex, an orphan who learned to weave rattan furniture at an early age. He wove a family history of persistence, artisanship, and creativity. As his business grew, he helped many weavers like himself make a living.  My father and mother have continued on his legacy of working with artisans and weavers. My father, Toni, is still in the same handwoven plant fiber furniture business. My mother, Veronica, established Larone handbags in 1984. They have contributed greatly to the promotion of our local handicrafts in the global market and to the livelihood and progress of...

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