Preview Magazine is taking over one day of the Manila Fashion Festival next week. As always, it’s an instant party.
On March 20 at Green Sun Makati, Preview’s editors, together with a panel of well-respected personalities from the local fashion industry, will be sharing their insights and experiences via the following sessions. Read on to find out which eight amazing industry peeps you’ll run into, and perhaps snap a selfie with.
“How I Started in the Fashion Industry” [10:30am-12:00pm]
1. Fashion Photographer: BJ Pascual
Genius photographer. In just a short time, BJ Pascual has worked with the crème de la crème of the fashion industry, shooting buzzed-about covers, editorials, billboards and print ads.
2. Make-up Artist: Owen Sarmiento
Now a freelance artist, Owen Sarmiento worked with MAC Philippines for six years and has done numerous editorials and covers for Preview.
3. Designer: Francis Libiran
One of Manila’s leading fashion designers, and a red carpet favorite with a strong celebrity base.
“Editorial Fashion Styling” [1:00pm-2:30pm]
4. Vince Uy
Creative Director, Preview
5. Daryl Chang
Fashion Director, Preview
“How to Build a Brand” [3:00pm-4:30pm]
6. Georgina Wilson
Model and host of Asia’s Next Top Model, social media phenomenon with over 1.1 million followers on Instagram, entrepreneur and partner in Sunnies Studio, a local eyewear brand.
7. Rissa Mananquil
Co-founder and partner of Happy Skin Cosmetics, a homegrown cosmetics brand of complexion-nourishing makeup.
8. Jappy Gonzales
Managing Director of H&F Retail Concepts Inc., the local franchise holder for Carven, Lanvin, Balenciaga, Comme de Garçons, and distributes Jil Sander, Rick Owens, Marni, APC, among other brands through their boutiques Univers (in Rockwell) and Homme et Femme (in Shangri-La Plaza).
Preview will also be conducting a Portfolio Review Program for aspiring models, hair stylists, makeup artists, designers and stylists. Schedule below:
Modeling and Hair and Makeup: 12 NN to 2 PM
Fashion Design and Styling: 4:30 to 6:30 PM
Those who secure a slot on www.manilafashionfestival.com/previewreg will be prioritized.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org for queries.
Green Sun is at 2285 Chino Roces Avenue Extension, Makati City, Metro Manila, Philippines.
Images via @bjpascual @vince_uy @darylchang @ilovegeorgina @owensarmiento @rissamananquil on Instagram