"After my husband retired in 2005, I began focusing on crafting batik handbags. In my opinion, when there is a will, there will always be a way."
"I'm Farida Ridwan and I was born in East Java in 1950. My parents and two older siblings lived through tough times during World War II when the Dutch still occupied Indonesia.
"I've always been interested in pursuing trading since it is a family tradition that began with my great... read more