ILANO blends modern design with time-honored techniques.We are proud to partner with master weavers, cobblers, and leathersmiths to produce the finest quality goods with bold colors and our effortless California point-of-view.
Founded By Roseli Ilano, Building off her passion for style and decade of experience as a writer, educator and developer of marketing campaigns for social justice and human rights, Roseli decided to partner with women artisans from around the globe to blend indigenous weaving techniques with modern design. Roseli Is A 2015 #girlboss grant recipient and winner of the scion motivate prize for young entrepreneurs.
ILANO partners with indigenous women weavers from around the globe providing living wages and a platform to bring modern, handwoven textile handbags and accessories to an international fashion audience.
Her travels and collaborations have taken her from the valleys of Oaxaca to the lush terraces of the Philippine Cordillera, but she holds fort in Oakland, California.