Vatoa men master the art of weaving

Reapi Tawatatau 73, weaves a mat at her home in Vatoa village in Lau. Picture: MELA KATONIVUALIKU

MAT weaving is always considered a woman’s job but for villagers in Vatoa in Lau, the men are becoming master weavers. Village headman Jone Wesele Talainilotu said during these hard and trying times, they have had to look for other means of generating income to survive. “Mat weaving is no more a woman’s job. We […]

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