StyleBible Preview

Tag: Manila Fashion Festival Spring/Summer 2016

Share

Check Out This Month's Floral Fashion Editorial

See our top 10 designers from Manila Fashion Fest SS 2016.
These designers are ripe for the picking. Stylist Andre Chang imagines our Manila Fashion Fest faves with fresh flora in a surrealist setting. Shot by Jeanne Young, here's a glimpse of our whimsical ed this February with style notes from the Preview
232 Shares

Style Spotting at Manila Fashion Festival: Day 4

One last hurrah before we call it a season.
Today is day four and the last day of the bi-annual Manila Fashion Festival. It's also a Sunday, but even though the traffic and the daily grind are knocking on our weekend doors, that sure didn't stop Manila's fashionistas from dressing to
295 Shares

Randy Ortiz's Play on Prints

See the full Spring/Summer 2016 collection here.
The last night of Manila Fashion Festival was packed with an impressive display of tailoring prowess, thanks to Randy Ortiz's Spring/Summer 2016 Collection. Redefining the art of suiting up, he injected his designs with fun prints and bold colors. The runway was
52 Shares

Pablo Cabahug's Modern Filipina

See his full Spring/Summer 2016 collection here.
Taking us back to the 1920s where donning the terno was the norm for society belles, Pablo Cabahug gives us another re-interpretation of the national costume as he turns the barong into shift dresses made for today's woman. Here, we see him make
96 Shares

Mark Bumgarner's Lady Ophelia

See the full Spring/Summer 2016 collection here.
Opening his segment with a parade of floor-sweeping dresses in airy hues of white and powder blue, Mark Bumgarner gives us another collection of hyper-feminine frocks that would make any woman swoon. Gradually transitioning into darker tones, he sends out his models dressed
27 Shares

Anthony Ramirez Demonstrates La Forme

See the full Spring/Summer 2016 collection here.
Showing off his impeccable skills in draping, Anthony Ramirez's Spring/Summer Collection, La Forme, featured everything we love about a fluid silhouette—elegant, feminine, and with an undeniable sensuality to it. Sporting smokey eyes with a nude lip, his models, including beauty queen Pia
132 Shares

Joy Chicano's Ambiguity of Venus

See the full Spring/Summer 2016 collection here.
Joy Chicano tapped on his gothic side for his Spring/Summer 2015 collection dubbed as Ambiguity of Venus, which was dominated by blacks and greys. The models, donning pale faces, black lips, and mostly big messy 'do, walked down the runway clad in sideboob-baring trapeze
7 Shares

Banggo Niu’s Sea Siren

See the full Spring/Summer 2016 collection here.
Proving yet again that marine life is this season’s “it” muse, Banggo Niu gives us another serving of his signature glittering feminine pieces. But this time around, he draws inspiration from the creatures of the sea. Starting the show with a mix
65 Shares

Cheetah Rivera's Beloved

See the full Spring/Summer 2016 collection here.
As if drawing inspiration from delicate dandelions, Cheetah Rivera's Beloved was dominated by flowy frocks and intricate embroideries worn by models who were all sporting nude pointy-toed pumps and a bridal updo. From short dresses to long gowns, her designs for her Spring/Summer
197 Shares

Style Spotting at Manila Fashion Festival: Day 3

We took our emoji props out for a spin.
Who says you need a stationary backdrop to have a photo booth? We took our emoji props out for a spin as we hunted down the stylish attendees who flocked to catch Day 3’s designer roster. Scroll down and see the folks
16 Shares

Tony Evan's Grecian Goddesses

See the full Spring/Summer 2016 collection here.
Sporting crimped tresses, flowy dresses, and with gladiator sandals to match, Tony Evan brought us back to the Grecian times as his models sashayed down the catwalk. His Spring/Summer 2016 Collection, The New Romantic, boasts of a modern twist - fluid silhouettes
8 Shares

Esme Palaganas' Opulent Ruffles

See the full Spring/Summer 2016 collection here.
We're not denying it, we've been fans of Esme Palaganas ever since we first laid our eyes on her at Manila Fashion Festival seasons ago. For her Spring/ Summer 2016 offering, she played around with opulent silhouettes of the Philippine tradition, color,
184 Shares

Via Valencia’s Lazy Saturday

See her full Spring/Summer 2016 collection here.
Now here’s a collection we wouldn’t mind living in. From the first half trench vest to the last pair of drop crotch lounge pants, each piece from Via Valencia’s Spring/Summer collection exudes the kind of ease and comfort we aim for on
408 Shares

Eliz Marcelo's Modern Pocahontas

See the full Spring/Summer 2016 collection here.
Bohemian with a sports luxe feel, Eliz Marcelo gave us modern-day Pocahontas with her kaftan-like lounge dresses and fringed playsuits. In her Sping/Summer 2016 Collection, she brought the clavicle-baring trend a tailored twist and redefined boho chic.Scroll down and see the entire collection.Photos
71 Shares

Bengt Enrique's Wrinkle In Time

See the full Spring/Summer 2016 collection here.
Bengt Enrique takes us to a time where slim-fitting flares, sheer, and ruffles rule the style game for his Spring Summer 2016 collection. And where these style elements are concerned, it's easy to go borderline costume-y. But Bengt struck the balance between fun
362 Shares

ARIN's Coming of Age

See the full Spring/Summer 2016 collection here.
A sequined, side boob-baring number opens day 3 of Manila Fashion Fest with Art Persona’s in-house label Arin. Leaving its punk aesthetic which we’ve grown accustomed to in past seasons, the brand sheds its street sensibilities for something more lady-like mixed with
48 Shares

Avel Bacudio's Black Brigade

See his full Spring/Summer 2016 collection here.
Hoodies, pullovers, cropped sweaters, and embellished sheer organza-- all in stark balck defined the Spring/Summer collection of Avel Bacudio. His urban meets glam aesthetic was consistent through all his looks--cheeky skivvies included--but we have to admit, it were the kids at the
81 Shares

Happy Andrada's Patriotic Move

See her full Spring/Summer 2016 collection here.
Every now and then, we encounter a designer who chooses to demonstrate their patriotism by reworking our national costume into modern interpretations that supposedly could be worn on a more casual basis. This season, it was Happy Andrada who opted to take
262 Shares

Androgyn's Take on Nowness

See the full Spring/Summer 2016 collection here.
Breaking away from the usual model lineup, Androgyne by Seek The Uniq gives us a star-studded cast that had the crowd cheering and applauding throughout the show. From Angel Jacob and Manu Sandejas who opened the segment hand-in-hand dressed in loose-fitting mismatched
74 Shares

Mia Arcenas's Bohemian Beach Babe

See her full Spring/Summer 2016 collection here.
What’s summer without oversized floral prints in sheer, billowy fabrics that float as it catches air? This is exactly what we saw tonight from designer Mia Arcenas who gave us a selection of dresses meant to be worn if you're planning to