Not quite over the clavicle-baring trend and you suddenly find yourself attending a beach wedding or a summer event? We suggest you find yourself your designer who can make you that off-shoulder piece you’ve been dreaming of. For your sake, we’ve rounded up five designers who have proven that they mastered how to stylishly show off your collar bones.
(S/S 2016 Lookbook)
There’s no denying that Vania Romoff is already synonymous with the off-shoulder neckline. She’s done countless variations with pleats, bows, and ruffles, each one as mesmerizing as the last. If you’re looking for something pretty and feminine with a touch of period charm, check out her S/S 2015 and 2016 collections.
Atelier: 7C LPL Tower 112 Legaspi St. Cor. Greenbelt Drive, Legaspi Village, Makati
Contact: +63 999 867 3547
Esme Palaganas for Basic Movement
This young designer who made her fashion debut a few Manila Fashion Festival seasons ago is stepping out of her comfort zone and creating more and more buzz-worthy pieces. Fancy the pleated off shoulder Kelsey Merritt wore to her layout with Inigo Pascual on this month’s Preview? She’s the designer responsible for that.
Pop-Up Store: SOMA Stores #2285 Chino Roces Extension, Makati City
Contact: +63 906 568 6518
Remember that white frock that catapulted Kim Jones-Rosales to our Best Dressed list from last year’s Star Magic Ball? That was perfectly created by Jun Escario. Known for being the fairy godmother of brides everywhere, maybe you can peg this exact dress for your (or your BFFs) own wedding!
Boutique: 2nd Floor, Greenbelt 5, Makati
Contact: +632 729 9070
A minimalist by heart who can also appreciate detail? We suggest you head on over to master fabric manipulator Jaz Cerezo. She can surely whip up a wearable piece overflowing with chic simplicity such as this white number from her S/S 2016 collection, also featured in this month’s Preview.
Atelier: 11-B Jenkinsen Tower, #80 Timog Avenue, Quezon City
Contact: +63 927 369 1680
Email: cerezo_jaz@yahoo. com
Want to look like a queen like Miss Universe Pia Wurtzbach? Scurry over to master draper Anthony Ramirez. He can and will make you look like a million bucks in that clavicle-baring trend you can't seem to get enough of.
Atelier: Jenkinsen Tower, Quezon City
Contact: +63 998 552 8358
Email: anthonycesar_ramirez@yahoo. com.ph
Main image from Preview's February 2016 issue