MT MARTISH Corporation, the exclusive sub-distributor of Havaianas in Southeast Mindanao, partnered with Echostore for this year’s Obrigada event.

Obrigada which means “Thank You” in Portuguese is an annual gathering of loyal fans of the famous flip-flop brand.

The event serves as a venue for the company to extend its gratitude to those who have been considered Havainaticos.

MT Martish Corporation managing director Marga Montemayor-Nograles explained that Obrigada 2017, which took place on February 10 at the Echostore, is different from the previous ones since it embraced the theme of going organic.

“This year’s Obrigada serves as a venue for us at MT Martish to gather our friends from the local media, loyal Havaianas customers and personalities, and thank them for their support and contribution in the growth of Havaianas for the last 12 years in Davao,” Marga said.

Apart from enjoying discounts while availing for themselves limited edition Havaianas, guests were also treated to an afternoon of fun via a brief workshop by Yana Santiago of Olivia and Diego, a social business that works with communities to create upcycled jewelry made from fabrics from discarded cotton-knitted t-shirts.

The workshop showed guests how to recycle old fabric pieces and turn them into stylish anklets that will go perfectly with their favorite Havaianas pair.

The participants had the chance to taste the refreshing goodness of organic juices which were inspired by some designs included in the Havaianas 2017 collection.

Allegra: Quench your thirst with this refreshing Watermelon juice inspired by the vibrant Havaianas Allegra in Pearl Pink! It’s sweet and packed with antioxidants and amino acids that are sure to lighten up your mood!

Slim Tropical: Let’s take it to the tropics! This drink is based on the Havaianas Slim Tropical, which is a blend of Bananas that’s rich in potassium, fiber-filled Pineapples, and Oranges that’s a good source of B Vitamins, which will definitely give you good island vibes.

Hype: Influenced by the beautiful sights featured in the Havaianas Hype, this juice is made from the freshest Mangoes, high in Vitamin A which promotes good eyesight to help you appreciate the beautiful seascapes and landscapes around you!

Gradient: Re-energize with this juice inspired by the Havaianas Gradient in Led Yellow/Mint Green. This juice is a combination of various citric fruits, high in Vitamin C that will keep you energized throughout the day!

(Thanks to Ms. Kharisse of MT Martish Corporation for the photos!)

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