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Proof that history and culture can live on in couture.
Sudden silence. The stage, pitch-black. A single spotlight. An elderly, hunchback woman, shuffles towards centerstage, holding her luggage of belongings, and falls on her haunches. An eerie sight. It was at this point that the audience was completely confused. Was it a theatrical
There's someone for every kind of look!
Scenario: Prom season is approaching fast, and while you've got your dress all dreamed up, you have yet to approach a fashion designer and, you know, actually bring it to life. Stumped for local masters to turn to? Here, we list down
See how much you need to shell out for a local designer piece.
Hear us out: Buying a designer piece is almost the same as investing. You shell out big bucks for quality threads that will last you long and can be worn on more than one occasion. But at the mention of the word
"I'll design until I die. I could never see myself waking up and doing other things."
Starting a fashion label is only half the battle. Staying in the biz for years and earning your peers' and clients' respect are the crucial parts of being a successful designer. Hence, Francis Libiran's new milestone is no easy feat—and to mark
She was a golden goddess one minute, and a silver eagle in the next!
Gazini Ganados is on full force to take the fifth Miss Universe crown for the Philippines! Here's a look at her introduction during the preliminary competition, clad in a lavender halter-neck gown:For the swimsuit segment, Gazini turned heads in her black tropical-print
Paulina Ortega is making us want to shop for scarves, jewelry, and slip dresses right now!
Filipina graphic designer and visual artist Paulina Ortega has found her way back home from Australia, and she's announcing her return to Manila with a triple collection launch! Last year, Paulina launched a capsule collection of scarves that showcased handpainted images of mangoes and dalagang bukid.
Local designer Mara Chua might have "the one" for you.
If you're a bride-to-be who's on the hunt for "The One" to walk down the aisle in, but still hasn't found anything that resonates with your uniqueness, then you may want to check out this collection.Local designer Mara Chua's latest bridal collection is
We talk with G Young and Sheila Osmena Go about their Eyes Wide Open show.
G Young of Vero Fine Jewelry believes being a jewelry designer is a calling. It's a profession that not many can pursue especially because its skill set goes beyond the dexterity of the hands. "Taste is vital," as G says. This, along with
Fall in love with locally-made pieces even more!
Manila FAME, the country's premier lifestyle and design trade event is back with another edition which is set to open this October 17 and run until October 19 at the World Trade Center in Metro Manila. Manila FAME is known for its
Scroll through below to see all the gorgeous photos.
A transitional season to signify maturity, the warm and crisp atmosphere of autumn can serve as the perfect theme for a debut. Just take it from now 18-year old Jianna Gerial and her awe-inspiring autumnal celebration. Rife with the color of a
We spotted Sarah Lahbati, Megan Young, and more!
This year's Red Charity Gala is extra special. For one, 10 of the best Filipino designers have come together to share one stage. The "First Ten" honorees of Red Charity Gala—Lesley Mobo, Chito Vijandre, Ezra Santos, Furne Amato, Joey Samson, Rajo Laurel,
Nobody move. Americal supermodel Chrissy Teigen was just spotted rocking a sparkly fringed frock by Filipino designer Patty Ang, and we're positively giddy!Chrissy, who's an outspoken, hilarious Internet celeb and wife to crooner John Legend, wore the shimmering silver feathered mini dress
Majestic, as always.
Celebrated Filipino fashion designer Michael Cinco just had his latest show, dubbed The Impalpable Dream of Imperial Russia, in Moscow last June, and its jawdropping opulence knocked us right out of our seats.The Impalpable Dream of Imperial Russia shared a unique sense of heroic drama and
It's opulent beyond belief.
Catch celebrated Filipino fashion designer Michael Cinco's latest show, dubbed The Impalpable Dream of Imperial Russia, in Moscow this Tuesday, June 11.The Impalpable Dream of Imperial Russia shares a unique sense of heroic drama and poetic melancholy beauty translated into an emotional,
She graced the event in a dress by Carl Jan Cruz.
One of our very own fashion talents has graced the Met Gala 2019's unforgettable pink carpet, and it's none other than young designer Carl Jan Cruz! Fashionista.com's associate editor Whitney Bauck chose one of CJ's unique, draped red-and-white plaid frocks to make
See his latest fashion show here.
One of the things we love the most about the upcoming Crazy Rich Asians film adaptation is that it loudly, proudly celebrates and showcases Southeast Asian fashion talent. “Although we may have used international designers for our principals, whenever we could we put
Meet Wearing Miss Keith!
Worry no more about what you're going to wear to the next wedding you're invited to, because celebrity stylist Keith Angelo has your answer. Turn to his fledgling made-to-order label, Wearing Miss Keith! Already gaining traction in the artista circuit for his
Now this is evening glam.
There's something so inherently decadent about swathing yourself in velvet come nighttime. It's almost conspiratory, as if you're cloaked in simultaneous excess and mystery: It's plush yet wearable, opulent yet subtle. Cebu-based designer Mike Yapching's collection for Panasonic Manila Fashion Festival is out
Despite the abundance of prints, it comes across as quite subtle.
Somewhere out there an old-school fashion conservative is clutching her pearls at the thought of mixing prints. But at the show presented by Benjie Panizales for Panasonic Manila Fashion Festival 2018, these archaic rules have gone out the window. Here, the prints