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Do you wanna be a fashion designer?
A career in fashion is a road that is challenging and ever-changing, with no exact formula or manual you can follow. But if you're guided by expert mentors who can consolidate their years of learning experience in a tailor-made program, then you
You don't want to sleep on his Swan Lake-themed collection!
Two years ago, Miss Universe 1973 Margie Moran-Floirendo met international Filipino designer Michael Cinco in Paris. At Dr. Vicki Belo and Hayden Kho's grand wedding, the two bonded over their shared love for ballet, specifically Swan Lake—a happy coincidence, as one might call
Here's a peek at his new RTW line!
Chris Nick is a name you ought to remember. He's an emerging designer you'll want to have at the top of your list, especially if you fancy the styles of Audrey Hepburn, Marilyn Monroe, and Grace Kelly. With a penchant for romantic
She caught everyone's attention!
Country superstar Carrie Underwood brought all the glitter and glam at the recently concluded Country Music Awards while wearing a creation by Filipino designer Michael Cinco. The singer was a vision in a nude mini dress as she broke records for accepting
She's behind Maymay's dainty pink modern terno.
Maymay Entrata is a showbiz darling. Not only because of her humor and childlike charm, but also because of her sartorial choices and fierce runway walk. A quick pull of her Instagram account and you'll see the young actress clad in easy
Ever dreamed of wearing a Rajo bridal gown?
As one of the most successful designers in the Philippine fashion industry, Rajo Laurel is nothing short of a celebrity. On top of high-profile collaborations and business ventures, the famed designer is definitely a man about town. Yet he manages to successfully
He looks fabulous!
Sassy, regal, high-fashion. Billy Porter may well be the elegantly flamboyant Pray Tell in real life. We remember when the actor turned heads and defied expectations at the Oscars last February as he dominated the red carpet, donning a floor-length Christian Siriano
Embrace being proudly Pinoy in your most patriotic yet stylish outfit!
Independence day is right around the corner, and what better way to celebrate Filipino pride than with stylish yet patriotic dressing, right? If you’re tired of your traditional Filipinianas and you’re more than ready to let go of that one baro’t saya
Take a look at his sweet collection!
Over the past few years, we're seeing local textiles in a new light. They're no longer limited to traditional wear and instead have slowly transcended into contemporary fashion. Local designers are instrumental for this renewed perspective on indigenous fabrics, and one of
Here's your chance!
Calling all aspiring designers! Bench Design Awards is back on its third year, and it's in search for the next big thing in the local fashion scene.The Bench Design Awards is a special initiative of local retailer Bench, in hopes of promoting local
She's marking a new milestone with a curated collection that's a mix of whimsical and bold pieces.
At the mention of Sassa Jimenez, fashion girls would heave a lustful sigh over the local designer's creations. Her designs understand a woman's love for allure, easy glam, and femininity, making Sassa a top pick for when one is in need of
It's the second time he's dressed the Hollywood actor this year!
Just three months after his wedding, Filipino-American actor Darren Criss once again donned a custom Francis Libiran piece. This time, the Filipino designer crafted a sheer art deco jacket embroidered with glass beadwork for Darren's appearance on the purple carpet for Aladdin's
Local designer Mich Dulce will further convince you.
Mich Dulce might be better known for her pretty hats and waist-whittling corsets, but for a designer whose garment construction has always been top notch, it’s no surprise she can fashion an impeccable terno. And when we spotted the Belo trio of
Happy Andrada stresses the importance of looking your best before your walk down the aisle.
When it comes to preparing for the big day, the bride must not only take time to decide on her wedding gown—her bridal robe is also a must! Local designer Happy Andrada highlights the amount of time spent preparing before that solemn
Check out their exquisite and eccentric sketches below!
The best and brightest stars lucky enough to make it to this year’s prestigious Met Gala guest list have flocked to the Metropolitan Museums of the Arts for the annual fundraising event. While there’s no denying that the red carpet alone is always
Prints, patterns, and everything nice!
Benjie Panizales takes tiny specks and trivial details and turns them into a unifiied print for a slew of garments tailored for strong and empowered ladies. This summer collection features cool patterns and bold prints that translate to "relaxed but polished soft
Planning your wedding? Here’s what you need to know about having your wedding dress designed by Francis Libiran.
Beautiful, intricate, timeless, feminine—these are the elements that make gowns by Francis Libiran so beloved by fans all over the country and even worldwide. Known as a designer to the stars, Francis’ creations have long been worn by celebrities here and abroad that
One of his fondest projects for a celebrity client took 3000 hours to complete.
It takes a second to spot a regal dress and instantly recognize that it is a Michael Cinco wedding gown. Though the designer has developed a signature style that's easy to spot, his creations have one thing in common: They all astonish.
Bamba Limon looks to home for his latest collection.
One thing we learned from this season's presentations is that one doesn't need to look too far for inspiration. The best ideas are drawn from home, from our own shores, and from our own rich and colorful culture.Take Bamba Limon, who looked to
See Marichu Tan's full collection here.
Over the years, Marichu Tan has established her style cred with her ultra feminine creations. She favors lace, embroidery, crystals, and beads that complement her modern and romantic pieces. And for this season, Marichu took inspiration from impressionist paintings, hence the intricate